Westinghouse Electric Corp. has shifted gears on its plan to spin off industrial assets, and will now group crown jewel Thermo King as part of the media business to be renamed CBS Corp.
A government-friendly bidder, PRO TV, passed the first hurdle in the contest for the privatization of STV2, the nationwide channel currently operated by pubcaster Slovak TV.
Japan's only up-and-running digital satellite broadcaster, PerfecTV, is planning to launch a subscription campaign during the summer payroll bonus season.
For the first time, KTTV won the primetime race in adults, men and women in all three key demographic categories while also pacing early fringe and prime access in the Nielsen demo ratings for May…
Despite upheaval in its exec ranks and rivers of red ink, Aussie cabler Optus Vision is pressing ahead with plans for the July 1 bow of documentary service Odyssey, evidenced by Wednesday's unveiling…
No single executive is expected to replace departing NBC Enterprises prexy John Agoglia outright, but Harold Brook, senior vice president of business affairs and administration at NBC, has emerged as…
Variety's Showbiz Expo Australia is joining Oz's two most important film and TV events in moving from Melbourne to Sydney in 1998.
Taffner Ramsay Prods., an Australian subsid of New York-based DLT Entertainment, has been absorbed into a joint venture company with leading Oz producer-distrib Beyond Intl.
Danish cable subscribers solidly rejected a raft of U.S. cablenets, most of them kids channels, in the first major poll in that territory of what Danish viewers want to see on TV.
Channel 4, Finland's newest commercial competitor, has been wasting no time in inking deals with most of Hollywood's major studios.