Kung fu will be featured at the Olympics in Beijing next year but the world's most famous practitioners, the monks of the ancient Shaolin temple immortalized in 1970s skein "Kung Fu," won't be taking…
A leading Chinese Olympics official has said that any efforts to link the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games to political issues or boycotts would be "inappropriate and unpopular".
To get an idea of what the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games mean to China and Chinese broadcasting, it's useful to recall that the world's most populous nation has only been competing in the global event…
If you want Olympics, NBC Universal has got Olympics. Dick Ebersol, chairman of NBC U Sports & Olympics, said that the network and its siblings will engulf the U.S. with more than 3,600 hours of…
The Intl. Olympic Committee awarded I-Cable Sports exclusive Internet and mobile exhibition broadcast rights in Hong Kong for the Beijing 2008 Olympics.
NBC has reached an agreement with the National Assn. of Broadcast Employees and Technicians for coverage of the summer Olympic Games in Sydney in 2000, the 2002 winter games in Salt Lake City and the…