Italy got a new government on Sunday, sealing Silvio Berlusconi's stunning political comeback with key posts for his PDL party just as his Mediaset TV empire is prepping to launch into digital…
Silvio Berlusconi has reacted to his conviction in a tax fraud case concerning TV rights deals with Hollywood studios by threatening to bring down Italy's government in a rampage that could also…
Silvio Berlusconi has been sentenced to four years in jail in a tax fraud case centered around multimillion-dollar Hollywood deals inked by the former Italian prime minister's Mediaset TV empire.
An Italian prosecutor on Monday asked a Milan court to sentence Silvio Berlusconi to 44 months in jail on fraud charges connected to multimillion-dollar Hollywood deals inked by his Mediaset TV…
ROME -- In a blow to former prime minister Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset, Italy's parliament on Thursday passed a bill to sell-off digital TV frequencies, reversing previous rules under which Mediaset…
Italo TV broadcasters will be able to buy newspaper publishers from the April 1 under new proposals -- re-igniting fears that mogul and Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi might extend his domination of…
The battle between Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset TV and Rupert Murdoch's Italo satcaster Sky Italia is heating up in the countdown to an imminent European Commission decision on allowing News Corp…
Mediaset, the TV conglomerate of Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, has joined former Kirch Media shareholders in a bid for the assets of the bankrupt German TV giant.
Rupert Murdoch must be pinching himself after his three-day trip to Italy last week to push forward News Corp.'s $1.5 billion takeover bid for Telepiu, owned by Vivendi Universal.
Germany's financially troubled media giant Kirch Group inched closer to the brink Wednesday -- it needs $200 million immediately or face bankruptcy in the coming days.
Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset communications group has announced robust financial results for 1998. Consolidated net profit for the year rose to $324 million, a 19.6% increase for Italy's leading…