British Broadcasting Corporation

  1. BBC, MPA Deal Boosts Classical Audience

    November 03, 2009 12:00 AM EST A new deal signed between the British Broadcasting Corporation and the MPA (Music Publishers Association), acting on behalf of its members, is enabling the BBC to grow its global audience for contemporary classical music. The agreement was brokere ...

  2. YouTube Sets Up International Sites

    June 19, 2007 12:00 AM EDT YouTube today (June 19) unveiled local-language sites in nine countries. Chad Hurley and Steve Chen, the co-founders of YouTube, which was acquired by Google Inc. for $1.65 billion last year, told a news conference in Paris that the nine country s ...

  3. Glitter Set For Appeal In Vietnam

    May 03, 2006 12:00 AM EDT One-day hearing set for May 19. Disgraced British "glam rocker" Gary Glitter, sentenced to three years in a Vietnamese jail for molesting children, will appeal to the country's Supreme Court on May 19, his lawyer said on Wednesday ( ...

  4. Bertelsmann Profit Up; Eyes Purchases

    September 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Bertelsmann, the world's fourth-largest media group, is looking for acquisitions which could include part of the British Broadcasting Corporation, after its music and TV units helped triple half-year Bertelsmann, the world's fourth-large ...

  5. Bertelsmann Profit Up; Eyes Purchases

    September 08, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Bertelsmann, the world's fourth-largest media group, is looking for acquisitions which could include part of the British Broadcasting Corporation, after its music and TV units helped triple half-year Bertelsmann, the world's fourth-large ...