Sony Corp. and Hitachi Ltd. were approved by the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) and the Osaka Securities Exchange (OSE) on Monday as companies that will be listed for stock option trading as of July 18.
President Clinton announced Monday he wants to extend most-favored-nation trading status to China for another year. The trade policy must still be approved by Congress.
Home Shopping Network chairman Barry Diller has pacted with billionaire Paul Allen to assume Allen's 45% stake in Ticketmaster, according to sources.
Overseas Filmgroup Inc.'s first quarter profits were cut in half, largely due to increased administrative and personnel cost, the company reported.
Intl. Family Entertainment Inc. says its controlling shareholder, the Robertson family, won't get a better deal than other shareholders if the company concludes negotiations to be acquired by News…
It looks like House Telecommunications Subcommittee Chairman Billy Tauzin (R-La.) outfoxed himself with his plan to hold a stunt hearing tonight on the TV program rating system in Peoria, Ill.
Sony Corp. has established an advertising agency within the Sony group. The company called Intervision Inc. was formed through the acquisition of the advertising firm Tokyu Agency Intl. Inc. Sony…
A Hamburg court has ordered CLT-UFA to stop distributing an analysis of Munich-based ProSieben Media AG.
US West is shifting most of its non-cable assets out of its media group, reducing the company's debt and easing the way for the telco to finalize a cable deal with Time Warner Inc., Wall Streeters…
Time Warner won another skirmish in its legal war with Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. Friday, as a federal judge threw out News Corp.'s charge of fraud.