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  1. News - Hong Kong - MEDIA

    PCCW, iCable shares surge after free-TV licence wins

    Posted Oct 17th 2013, 12:00am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... Bien Perez bien.perez@scmp.com PCCW, iCable shares rise in response Investors flocked to PCCW and iCable Communications in trading yesterday, boosting the two companies' shares after ... reached on June 4. A Barclays report said: "A free-to-air television licence … will open up another revenue stream for PCCW." It expected PCCW affiliate HK Entertainment Television ...

  2. Business - Companies - MEDIA

    Hong Kong mogul sells loss-making Taiwan TV arm

    Posted Oct 02nd 2012, 04:15pm

    ... to build a “world class, high-quality digital video and sound platform.” The group’s television unit and an affiliated company will lay off 500 employees as part of the sale to Lien Tai-sheng, ... (100-mile) wide Taiwan Strait has boomed amid warming relations in recent years, raising the commercial stakes for media companies on this island of 23 million people. Like the Next Media group’s ...

  3. News - China - MEDIA

    Detained Shanghai editor admits to news site's bribery-extortion scheme

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 03:08pm by LAURA ZHOU

    ... Laura Zhou laura.zhou@scmp.com Portal 'targeted' companies preparing for stock market listings News website chiefs detail extortion scheme The detained chief editor of a major mainland business news portal appeared on a state media broadcast yesterday confessing to extorting hundreds of thousands of yuan from companies planning stock market listings. Eight suspects, ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - MEDIA

    iCable 'unaware of reasons' for almost 30 per cent jump in share price

    Posted Sep 05th 2012, 12:00am by BIEN PEREZ, Danny Mok

    ... In a filing with the Hong Kong stock exchange, iCable's board of directors said they were "not aware of any reasons" for the sudden surge in the company's share price and trading volume. Its affiliate, Fantastic Television, submitted an application in 2010 for a free TV licence, but authorities have yet to announce a decision. Meanwhile, the share price of Television ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - MEDIA

    Commercial Radio sacks host Li Wei-ling, a fierce government critic

    Posted Feb 13th 2014, 03:49am by STUART LAU AND TANNA CHONG

    ... after the company's chief executive, Stephen Chan Chi-wan, renamed himself chief adviser, saying his former role could be subject to government moves to regulate editorial-like programmes. Commercial Radio offered no comment on the situation. A source affiliated with the station said the move showed the management's anger at Li's criticism of the company, adding ...

  6. News - World - MEDIA

    Rupert Murdoch sees off challenge to 21st Century Fox chairmanship

    Posted Oct 20th 2013, 07:32am by BLOOM

    ... of the family-dominated company. Shareholders elected the 82-year-old CEO, his two sons, Lachlan and James, and the rest of the company's 12-person board during the meeting on Friday at the Fox studio lot in Los Angeles. But investors not affiliated with the Murdoch family supported a proposal to create an independent chairman of the film and television company by about a 2-1 margin. Shareholders ...

  7. Business - Companies - MEDIA

    Focus Media accepts US$3.7b buyout offer

    Posted Dec 21st 2012, 12:00am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... equity companies. This transaction would be the largest leveraged buyout deal in China. It is expected to close in the second quarter of next year, subject to the affirming vote from at least ... cent premium over the Nasdaq-listed company's closing price of US$23.38 per ADS on August 10, which was the last trading day before the proposed takeover was announced. The final offer ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - MEDIA

    Government looks set to defeat motion calling for TV licence probe

    Posted Nov 06th 2013, 03:35pm by Tanna Chong, Vivienne Chow

    ... by the government to explain its decision to grant licences only to PCCW's Hong Kong Television Entertainment Company and iCable's Fantastic Television. It said concerns over "the dilution ... for the motion. By last night, three non-affiliated functional lawmakers- Chan Kin-por, Poon Siu-ping and Tony Tse Wai-chuen- were still wavering but the eight votes in from the Business Professional ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MEDIA

    SCMP defends report on trans-fat levels in baby milk formula

    Posted Jul 09th 2013, 10:33pm by Wang Xiangwei

    ... Phila Siu phila.siu@scmp.com Post defends report into trans-fat levels in baby milk formula Xinhuanet, a news portal affiliated with Xinhua, claimed in an article on Tuesday that the South ... months ago and was not in response to the mainland’s current campaign against alleged monopolistic pricing tactics by certain foreign companies. He noted that in February, Hong Kong suffered ...



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