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U.K. paybox BSkyB continues to prosper, despite the economic downturn, according to results released on Thursday.
Bucking the trend and continuing to attract subscribers, Blighty satcaster BSkyB was back in the black with an 8% rise in revenue and a £287 million ($424.4 million) boost in net profit for the nine…
Europe's leading paybox, satcaster BSkyB, added just 40,000 subscribers in the first three months of the year, taking the total to 8.1 million in the U.K. and Ireland.
Rupert Murdoch-backed U.K. satcaster BSkyB posted its biggest quarterly profit in almost two years as the company added 95,000 subs, more than analysts predicted.
British pay television company BSkyB Plc on Friday reported a 22% rise in pre-tax profit in its final year under the leadership of chief executive Sam Chisholm.
Satellite television firm British Sky Broadcasting on Thursday announced a refinancing of T500 million ($ 737 million) that will allow it to partially repay shareholders, including Rupert Murdoch's…
Operating profits at British Sky Broadcasting are currently running at more than T2 million ($ 3 million) a week, the satellite TV company said Wednesday.