AOL Time Warner's new chief executive Richard Parsons has juggled the company's corporate reporting structure, streamlining management and creating a new office of the CEO.
Investors Stateside in Vivendi Universal may be popping champagne corks later this week as the showbiz conglom seems close to cutting ties with the water utility and waste management business.
Responding to Capitol Hill pressure, the Federal Communications Commission on Friday postponed until next year the much-debated June 19 auction of airwaves used by television channels 60-69, dashing…
Kirch Group umbrella company Taurus Holding could be the latest part of the fallen Teutonic TV and rights giant to file for bankruptcy after banks Monday called in €750 million ($690 million) in…
Silvio Berlusconi's holding company Fininvest, which owns the majority of Italy's largest broadcaster Mediaset and soccer club Milan AC, reported a drop in net profits, mainly due to the collapse of…
Top Capitol Hill solons frantic over media consolidation have delivered strict instructions to Federal Communications Commission chair Michael Powell: Make sure to study how massive melding of the…
Leading pay TV platform Foxtel has taken the first concrete step down the digital highway by recruiting Patrick Delany for the new role of project director, digital.
Australia is an advanced, relatively law-abiding nation. So why are videos of films such as "Spider-Man" and "Star Wars: Episode II -- Attack of the Clones" being peddled as brazenly (but not yet in…
A visit to a crowded market in Taiwan reveals half a dozen vendors selling pirated copies of such current American blockbusters as "Spider-Man" and "Star Wars: Episode II -- Attack of the Clones."
Mann Theaters remains a circuit in search of a new owner. Until recently, it appeared the new guy in charge would be someone with a familiar name -- Pittsburgh businessman Jeff Lewine, who operated…
Spurred partly by breakout B.O. for "Spider-Man," 20th Century Fox has shifted the opening of "Daredevil" to President's Day weekend next Feb. 14.