With Hong Kong thriller "Cold War" as its opening night film, leading and controversial Chinese thesp Tang Wei as host, and top helmer Jia Zhangke as dean of the Asian Film Academy, this year's Busan…
Korea Communications Commission
The Supreme Court refused to take up the FCC's effort to reinstate sanctions on CBS stations for the Janet Jackson "wardrobe malfunction" at the 2004 Super Bowl halftime show, but Chief Justice John…
Industry expands in emerging world markets
Toronto is a well-known hunting ground for domestic film acquisitions, but along with last year's North American sales boom came a surprising boost in a new arena: international sales and presales.
Sundance Channel and WE tv are continuing their spree of tie-ups in Asia after Rainbow Media was granted a distribution license by the National Communications Commission in the self-ruled island of…
Rumors are heating up in D.C. that President-elect Obama will name Julius Genachowski to head the Federal Communications Commission.
Big changes are afoot in the Korean TV industry. Newly launched policy body Korea Communications Commission (KCC) -- a combo of the former Ministry of Information and Communications and the Korea…
The Federal Communications Commission has denied a request by NBC Universal to revoke the license of U.S. Hispanic net Azteca America's flagship L.A. station.
Viacom chair-CEO Sumner Redstone on Tuesday announced several key promotions, with top communications strategist Carl Folta and chief lobbyist Carol Melton upped to exec veepees.
The topic of media ownership will get further airing next week when Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) holds a congressional hearing on massive consolidation in the radio biz, which has allowed Clear Channel…
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