The dealmaker: Everyone has heard of John de Mol, the former pirate radio DJ who invented "Big Brother" and became the third-richest man in Holland in the process.
Mexican TV giant Televisa appears to be courting Spanish television behemoth Telefonica in a bid to sew up the Mexican triple-play market, edging out dominant telco Telmex.
Argentina's broadcasting regulator Comfer has nixed telco giant Telefonica Argentina's plans to launch a pay TV channel over its DSL broadband lines.
Spain's Telefonica has entered Brazil's pay-TV market by acquiring a 49% stake in cabler TVA from Brazilian media giant Abril.
Planeta/De Agostini and the RTL Group look set to up their stakes in Spanish web Antena 3 when owner Telefonica distributes a 30% stake in its private broadcaster among its shareholders on Tuesday…
Europe's biggest broadcaster, Bertelsmann's RTL, has entered the fray for a controlling minority stake in Telefonica-owned Spanish station Antena 3.
First half results for Telefonica Media, the film and TV subsid of Spanish telco giant Telefonica, reflected TM's exposure to a slowing TV ad market in Spain and Argentina.
Spanish telco colossus Telefonica has announced a plan to establish a $1 billion fund for investments in the telecommunication, media and Internet sectors.
Spain’s long-on-hold cable market looks to be sewn up even before official cable legislation is passed. In July, the government authorized national telecom Telefonica to operate cable services in…