Telemundo Communications is buying full-power indie station KXTX Channel 39 in Dallas, from Southwest Sports Television. Financial terms were not disclosed.
MTV Networks Asia continues its expansion in Asia with a launch of a round-the-clock vidclip service in Korea.
Fuji TV, Tokyo Broadcasting and TV Asahi have agreed to set up a joint venture to distribute news, sports, dramas and movies over the broadband digital networks of cable TV.
Turner Broadcasting Latin America has upped Caroline Rittenberry to VP of communications from communications director.
More accurate ratings may soon be flowing out of Nielsen Media Research, but the industry is expected to fight the huge annual fees Nielsen will need to finance the upgrading.
Wednesday was the day the music died in the Philippines -- at least for nonpaying viewers of the 12-hour-a-day localized version of Channel V, the music web broadcast by News Corp.-owned Star.
Endemol Entertainment has reshuffled its management responsibilities to allow chairman John de Mol to focus more on the development of program formats and other content.
Rupert Murdoch's BSkyB looks set to give Leo Kirch's financially troubled digital pay web Premiere World the benefit of the doubt.
Trend spotters at last week's Hong Kong Intl. Film & TV Market (Filmart) didn't have to look hard.
Peacock exec Andrea Hartman has been named senior vice president and deputy general counsel at NBC. Burbank-based Hartman will work closely with NBC West Coast prexy Scott Sassa and exec VP-general…