's WCPO-9 in Cincinnati, along withpolitical media agency GMBB, were thewinners of TVB
's annual Excellence Awards.
Verizon Communications Inc (NYSE:VZ)(Nasdaq: VZ), a provider of broadband and other wireless and wireline communications services, announced on Thursday that it has added the TVB
Package to its FiOS TV line-up.
A recent TVB
survey reveals that while new media are catching up to TV in reaching consumers, they have much less influence in decisions over purchasing.
said police on Thursday fired tear gas and used water canon to disperse the crowd, injuring a dozen villagers.
StarHub will work with long-time content partner TVB
to offer popular TVB
classic dramas on its VoD platform.
dominating the Hong Kong market providing direct access to mainland China and leading the world in production of Cantonese language programming (upwards of 5,000 hours annually), it is no surprise that the TVB
operations are viewed as more than just a simple terrestrial broadcaster.
Satellite operator SES WORLD SKIES, a division of SES SA (Paris:SESG.pa) (LuxX:SESG), announced today that TVB
Pay Vision Ltd has renewed the service of three transponders on its NSS-11 satellite to provide pay-TV services targeting the Hong Kong market.
The statement issued on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange website said an agreement was signed Wednesday by the shareholders of Shaw Brothers (Hong Kong) Ltd., a substantial shareholder of TVB
, to sell their entire shareholding to an investor group controlled by Charles Chan, Wang Cher and Providence Equity Partners, a global private equity investment firm.
In 2007 ATV's new owners, the Cha family, lured TVB
topper Louis Page to ATV as CEO.
's head, the event comes at a time when broadcast TV has largely thrived despite the significant inroads made by Netflix and Amazon Video;The Marvelous Mrs.
, which grew to be Hong Kong's major TV station under the lead of now-retired media mogul Run Run Shaw, has its own share of drama as the group's general manager Stephen Chan, three other staff members and another suspect were reportedly arrested Thursday by the city's graft-buster.
A month ago, the company dashed off a notice to the Hong Kong Stock Exchange saying sale talk was "incorrect and speculative." That convinced absolutely nobody, as TVB
also acknowledged that negotiations were under way concerning a 75% stake in Shaw Brothers, which in turn owns a 26% stake in TVB