Hong Kong switched on to cable TV for the first time Monday with Wharf Cable airing eight channels of its own and none of the Star TV channels required under a "must-carry" clause in its…
Star TV has denied reports that BSkyB supremo Sam Chisholm will take over the chief executive chair vacated last week by Julian Mounter.
In the wake of the News Corp. takeover of Star TV, chief Julian Mounter has confirmed rumors about his future."I formally advised (News Corp. chief) Rupert Murdoch by fax on Sunday that I would not…
Julian Mounter, chief executive of satcaster Star TV for barely six months, is set to be replaced in the wake of the News Corp. takeover. An insider claims that Mounter's departure from the top post…
In the wake of the News Corp. takeover of Star TV, chief Julian Mounter has confirmed rumors about his future.
Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. has taken a giant leap into Asia by agreeing to pay $ 525 million for a 63.6% stake in the Hong Kong-based satellite TV venture Star TV.
Alexander Zilo, former Media Assets dealmaker and ex-program chief of Hong Kong-based satellite operator Star TV, has signed to set up a satellite TV service for the Middle East.
Rupert Murdoch's plans to expand his satellite-delivered entertainment empire into Asia were struck a blow last week with the Chinese signaling disapproval of News Corp.'s recent bid for a piece of…
After a five-month standoff, China has given consent for Britain to issue Wharf Cable a license for construction of a HK$ 1 billion ($ 129 million) cable system serving 1.3 million Hong Kong…
Star-TV's new topper, Julian Mounter, said last week that by the end of the year Star will have up to six pay TV channels, three of which will be Mandarin Chinese movies, English-language movies and…
Wharf Cable, a newcomer to the world of TV, is almost certain to be a shoo-in for Hong Kong's exclusive cable TV license, per a top government official.