Egypt's Nilesat is expanding its bouquet in the Arab world, according to Nilesat Marketing chief Salah Hamza.
Horacio Moldavsky has ankled as chief financial officer of pay TV programmer Pramer.
Nickelodeon has decided to break ties with India's leading media company, Zee Television, to focus on its own 24-hour channel, which is gaining in popularity in India.
Spanish-lingo media group Univision Communications has named two execs to oversee the news division of flagship Univision Network.
Brazil's leading satcaster, NetSat (operator of Sky), and leading cabler, Net Servicos (formerly Globo Cabo), are losing subs and money, according to recently released second-quarter reports.
Paul Allen's Charter Communications said Friday it has received a grand jury subpoena for documents concerning its accounting practices and subscriber data.
The European Commission has declined to rule on the proposed merger of Spain's two largest pay TV operators, Sogecable and the Telefonica-controlled Via Digital.
Shares of Gemstar TV Guide shot higher Friday on hopes that a restructuring and management reshuffle is imminent at the troubled tech and publishing company. The stock surged 31.26% to $4.65.
With the commercial television sector hit by faltering ad revenues and bankruptcies, Germany's pubcasters are out to gain ground -- despite producers' protests.
UPN put the finishing touches on its new executive team last week -- and opened a few more doors in the process.
Telenovelas -- soaps traditionally produced in Latin America -- are now being made in Spain, where they are forcing auds to rethink the genre.