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  1. English football pulls in 5,000 new subscribers to Now TV

    Posted Dec 19th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Frederick Yeung PCCW Now Broadband TV attracted more than 5,000 new subscribers in the month since winning the rights to broadcast English Premier League football matches for three seasons starting in August next year, according to an executive. PCCW, which on November 15 announced that it had won the English Premier League rights from rival i-Cable Communications' Cable TV ...

  2. Sport - Hong Kong - TELEVISION

    English Premier League back on Now TV, but not NPower Football League matches

    Posted Aug 19th 2012, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... John Carney john.carney@scmp.com English Premier League back on screens, but NPower Football League dropped by broadcaster For fans of UK soccer, TV coverage is mixed bag Hong Kong's ... such as Blackpool, Blackburn Rovers, Bolton Wanderers, Wolverhampton Wanderers and Leeds United now play in the Football League. In 2009 Now TV lost the rights to screen live English Premier League matches ...

  3. I-Cable counts on free TV to soften loss of English football

    Posted Feb 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Frederick Yeung I-Cable Communications is trying to build a new free television model by tapping advertising revenue to ease the impact of losing its exclusive rights to air English Premier League football matches later this year, i-Cable Entertainment executive director Tsui Siu-ming says. The company's Cable TV is losing its dominance as a broadcaster of foreign sport ...

  4. Now TV, i-Cable invited to bid for English football

    Posted Oct 13th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Frederick Yeung The organisation that runs English Premier League football matches has invited bids for a three-year contract to carry live matches starting next year, triggering what ... in August for the right to carry Spanish football league matches for three years. Sources said FA Premier League, English Premier League's parent, has not yet decided whether to sell the rights ...

  5. Now TV buys Italian football rights

    Posted Feb 17th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... broadcast rights for Italy's top football league matches, stepping up its challenge to Hong Kong Cable Television. The new broadcast rights came after Now TV grabbed the exclusive rights to air English Premier League football matches from its larger rival and secured the rights for the European Championship tournament. The Italian league rights were not exclusive, however, ...

  6. Sport - Soccer

    Gap grows between big clubs and the rest in English Premier League

    Posted Aug 15th 2014, 11:10pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in London Financial disparity will widen and Uefa fair play rules may even make things worse, a new study suggests Gap grows between big clubs and rest As the English Premier ... on the polarisation of football finances and the impact of FFP" by business advisory and accountancy firm BDO says the gap in wealth between the successful clubs and others is widening. The report adds ...

  7. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    Losses narrow at i-Cable amid continued market challenges

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 04:12pm by BIEN PEREZ

    ... that was mainly attributable to illegal content found online, which has affected commercial airtime sales. Competition will remain intense i-Cable In contrast, rival Now TV’s business has been growing since it locked up exclusive local broadcast rights for three seasons of English Premier League football matches starting from August last year. The deal was signed in November 2012. Hong Kong ...

  8. Football rights to cut i-Cable profit

    Posted Aug 08th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Communications, were probably hurt by the additional programming cost of landing the exclusive right to English Premier League football matches, according to media analysts. The company will announce its ... content. 'The surge in programming cost was mainly due to the English Premier League,' said a local analyst. He said programming costs in the half probably rose 16 per cent year on year ...

  9. SuperSun scores premier football rights

    Posted Jul 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Frederick Yeung TVB's pay-television arm SuperSun has secured exclusive rights for five years to televise live football matches from the French, Scottish and Dutch Premier Leagues. Industry watchers said the arrangement would help latecomer SuperSun compete with i-Cable Communications, which has the broadcasting rights for the Football World Cup, the English Premier League, ...

  10. Sport - Soccer - HOME AND AWAY PETER SIMPSON

    Healing power of football is immense

    Posted May 02nd 2014, 10:49pm by Peter Simpson

    ... Peter Simpson After years of violence, Uganda's former child soldiers are finding solace in the beautiful game as they try to return to normal life Healing power of football is immense Should you find yourself on the six-hour drive from the Ugandan capital Kampala to Gulu town in the country's far, malaria-infested north, try to avoid travelling during an English ...




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