Mass Media

Time Inc explores bid for Yahoo’s core business: source

Published 23/02/2016

Time Inc (TIME.N), publisher of Sports Illustrated, People and Time magazines, has been exploring a bid to acquire Yahoo Inc's (YHOO.O) core Internet business for [more…]

‘Inclusion crisis’ in #HollywoodSoWhite, study finds ahead of Oscars

‘Inclusion crisis’ in #HollywoodSoWhite, study finds ahead of Oscars

Published 23/02/2016

It is not just the Oscars that have a diversity problem. Women, minorities and the LGBT community are vastly under-represented throughout Hollywood, according to a [more…]

Tim Cook calls notion of Apple avoiding U.S. taxes ‘political crap’

Published 18/12/2015

SAN FRANCISCO/BENGALURU Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook dismissed as "total political crap" the notion that the tech giant was avoiding taxes.

Cook's remarks, made [more…]

Japanese journalist cleared of defaming South Korean president

Published 17/12/2015

SEOUL A South Korean court cleared a Japanese journalist on Thursday of defaming the South Korean president in a case that raised new questions about [more…]

Australian tax office names names in multinational avoidance row

Published 17/12/2015

SYDNEY Australian tax authorities on Thursday took the unprecedented step of publishing the records of hundreds of companies, including Google Inc (GOOGL.O) and Apple Inc [more…]

Trump’s female fans shrug off ‘blood’ comment about TV host

Published 12/08/2015

LEHIGH COUNTY, Penn./NEW YORK It's easy to find female fans of Donald Trump in this cluster of former factory towns in the hills west of [more…]

China slowdown has some U.S. investors moving to consumer stocks

Published 11/08/2015

NEW YORK/BOSTON The slowdown in the Chinese economy, which prompted the Chinese government to devalue the yuan currency on Tuesday, has already hammered the shares [more…]

Disney warning eclipses AMC Networks’ sales rise

Published 06/08/2015

AMC Networks Inc's (AMCX.O) shares fell as much as 14 percent despite the company's strong results, continuing a slide triggered by Walt Disney Co's (DIS.N) [more…]

New York Times revenue misses as print ad sales fall again

Published 06/08/2015

New York Times Co reported lower-than-expected quarterly revenue as its print advertising sales fell for the fourth straight quarter.

Shares of the company, which also [more…]

Viacom revenue miss adds to concerns over U.S. cable companies

Published 06/08/2015

Viacom Inc reported weaker-than-expected quarterly revenue, hurt by lower advertising revenue from its U.S. cable TV business as viewers increasingly shift to online streaming services.

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