Canada's biggest broadcasting company, CanWest Global Communications Corp. of Winnipeg, has reported sharply higher third-quarter revenue and profit, with its operations in Canada, Australia and New…
The Big Three networks were given final approval Friday from the FCC to preempt, on a limited basis, educational children's television programming for live sports events.
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As villains go, Maureen Lesourd --- prexy and G.M. of ABC-owned Los Angeles radio stations KABC, KTZN and KLOS-FM --- is a somewhat unlikely one. She's dabbled in advertising and in affiliate…
A summer camp for top execs put together by investment banker Herbert J. Allen found some bitter media enemies and arch-rivals rubbing elbows, cordially for once: The guest list of a private dinner…
Entertainment giant Walt Disney has opened an office in South Africa's port city of Cape Town to represent the corporation on the African continent, a company official said.
Ticketmaster has pacted with CIE Intl., a South American venue management firm, to develop automated ticketing in Central and South America. Ticketmaster will manage and control the venture with a…
Gallic pubcaster France 2 has announced a loss of 200 million francs ($34 million) for 1996, following a $10 million profit for the previous year.
The new management of Marvel Entertainment Group Inc. reached an agreement Thursday with its banks, bondholders and the principal shareholders of Toy Biz Inc. that promises to end months of bitter…
The House Thursday narrowly backed a Republican effort to abolish the National Endowment for the Arts, branded by conservatives as an elite group that bankrolls immoral art.
Stanford U. and Yamaha Corp. have teamed up to license and market a new digital audio-generation technology called Sondius-XG.
The acquisition of Live Entertainment by an investor group led by Bain Capital and Richland Gordon & Co. was approved Wednesday at a shareholders meeting in Los Angeles.