The Dutch government is planning to greenlight later this year the launch of a digital terrestrial platform.
FROM THE 71ST ACADEMY AWARDS The buildup proved bigger than the moment as Elia Kazan received his honorary Oscar with just a few words of thanks and, in his own words, "I think I can just slip away."
DreamWorks' romantic comedy "Forces of Nature" hit the road with $13.9 million, making the Sandra Bullock-Ben Affleck starrer the nation's hottest-selling ticket -- albeit on a generally lackluster…
Increased ratings have resulted in increased profits for Kiwi pubcaster TVNZ.
Reflecting continuing growth in the Italian advertising sector, Publitalia, the advertising unit of Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset group, has released very strong annual results for 1998.
As Brazil's economic crisis takes its toll on the entertainment industry, media giant Globo is pulling harder on a belt it began tightening last year.
Europeans will see the three Oscars for Roberto Benigni's "Life Is Beautiful" not just as a win for Italy, but an endorsement of that continent's various film industries. Benigni's acting victory…
Furthering the restructuring that began over a year ago at Universal Home Video as well as its integration of Polygram's homevideo assets, the vid arm is expected to announce today a significant…
A pair of 11th-hour tentative agreements reached Friday have averted a massive strike by 3,300 employees represented by the Canadian Media Guild at the Canadian Broadcasting Corp.
With an eye toward expanding its business in China, News Corp. has opened its first office in Beijing.
Disney is preparing to launch a 24-hour, all-cartoon channel in India this year. The channel will be launched in partnership with C. Sivasankaran's Sterling Group.