QVC has returned to Japan, this time teaming up with powerful trading house Mitsui in the ¥5 billion ($40 million) joint venture QVCJapan, which began round-the-clock operation Sunday.
Rupert Murdoch reiterated Thursday that News Corp.'s worldwide satellite business could make out just fine without a U.S. component.
Verizon has found a lucrative way to get Hollywood to answer its call.
German kidvidder Igel Media has sold further rights to its live-action drama "Back to Sherwood," with the show going to Disney in Australia and Eureka in Singapore, following the initial sale to…
After weeks of sometimes intense negotiations, NBC and Universal Studios Network Programming have reached a tentative deal to keep Thursday laffer "Just Shoot Me" on the Peacock through 2003.
While rumors continue about a merger between Vivendi Universal's cash-strapped pay TV channel Telepiu and News Corp.'s Stream, talks could lead to the more modest strategy of lowering the prices of…
Jordan Kerner and Rob Lee's Hidden Oaks Entertainment has inked an exclusive overall series development deal with Big Ticket Television.
Fox Kids U.S. has acquired rights to two series from German kidvidder BKNI.
German media outfit Tele Munchen Group bested 1999's record sales figures by 2% in 2000 with revenues of DM424 million ($194 million). Company also had a pre-tax windfall of $158 million from the…
Automakers have again warned they intend to set up a motor racing circuit rivaling Formula One to keep the sport off pay TV.
The 2001 Mip TV trade mart won't go down as one of the most vibrant in history, with some 200 execs fewer than last year -- but exhibitors and participating companies were up, Reed Midem TV chief…