LONDON — RTL Group, Europe’s leading broadcast network with interests in 53 channels in 10 countries, has reported a massive hike in earnings for the first half of the year. Net profit was up 52.6%…
CBS Corp. is pushing into the Southeast Asian TV market in a pact with RTL Group to launch two entertainment channels in more than two dozen fast-growing territories. The first of the channels…
The Intl. Emmy Awards will fete Anke Schaeferkordt, CEO of commercial broadcaster RTL in Germany and co-CEO of RTL Group, Europe's top TV network. Schaeferkordt will receive the Intl. Emmy…
DRESDEN, Germany — NATPE Budapest proved to be a fruitful market for Global Screen, which has inked a string of deals following the TV bazaar for Central and Eastern Europe buyers. The Munich-based…
European entertainment conglom RTL Group, which owns FremantleMedia, has invested an initial $36 million in online video company BroadbandTV giving it a 51% stake in the YouTube multichannel network…
RTL Germany and Tele Muenchen Group have inked a wide-ranging licensing deal that includes the TV premieres of Peter Jackson's "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" and the last three installments of…
RTL Television has pulled the plug on its local version of Shine's maternity docu-series "One Born Every Minute" after the Berlin state government failed to decide on the future of the show.
BERLIN — Shine's maternity docu-series "One Born Every Minute" may have won a BAFTA in the U.K., but in Germany the format might get the boot because authorities claim it breaches the privacy rights…
Pan-European broadcasting giant RTL Group, a major buyer of U.S. content, made a record €6 billion ($7.96 billion) in revenue last year, despite an increasingly tough economic environment.
German media giant Bertelsmann is considering a partial sale of its money-spinning pan-European broadcasting conglom, the RTL Group, to fund expansion.