Economy of New York City

  1. EU Extends Review Of Microsoft, Time Warner

    August 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The European Commission said Monday that it had extended until August 25 a deadline for its review of a planned joint venture between U.S. software giant Microsoft Corp and Time Warner Inc. The European Commission said Monday that it had extended ...

  2. EU Extends Review Of Microsoft, Time Warner Venture

    August 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The European Commission said Monday that it had extended until August 25 a deadline for its review of a planned joint venture between U.S. software giant Microsoft Corp and Time Warner Inc. The European Commission said Monday that it had extended ...

  3. Viacom, Blockbuster Reveal Separation Terms

    June 18, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Deal to close in third quarter. Viacom and Blockbuster today (June 18) announced the terms of their proposed separation, which will be completed in the third quarter. In a statement, Blockbuster says it expects to pay $5 per share -- or a total of ...

  4. Viacom, Blockbuster Reveal Separation Terms

    June 18, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Deal to close in third quarter. Viacom and Blockbuster today (June 18) announced the terms of their proposed separation, which will be completed in the third quarter. In a statement, Blockbuster says it expects to pay $5 per share -- or a total of ...

  5. Viacom Near Deal To Control Germany's Viva

    June 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Viacom is poised to acquire a controlling stake in German broadcaster Viva Media, owner of music-video channel Viva. Viacom is reportedly paying €300 million ($360 million) for a 75.5% stake in Viacom is poised to acquire a controlling ...

  6. Viacom Near Deal To Control Germany's Viva

    June 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Viacom is poised to acquire a controlling stake in German broadcaster Viva Media, owner of music-video channel Viva. Viacom is reportedly paying €300 million ($360 million) for a 75.5% stake in Viacom is poised to acquire a controlling ...

  7. Viacom Near Deal To Control Germany's Viva

    June 17, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Reports: media giant will pay $360M for 75.5% stake. Viacom is poised to acquire a controlling stake in German broadcaster Viva Media, owner of music-video channel Viva. Viacom is reportedly paying €300 million ($360 million) for a 75.5% stake in ...

  8. MusicNet, MTV Collaborating On Digital Service

    May 07, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Digital store to launch later this year. MTV Networks is expected to launch an online music service powered by MusicNet later this year, making it the latest big brand to enter an increasingly crowded market for online music, people familiar with ...

  9. SEC Preparing Time Warner Ad Revenue Case

    April 13, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is preparing to formally accuse Time Warner Inc. of improperly booking more than $400 million in advertising revenue, The Washington Post reported today (Ap The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is ...

  10. Viacom Names Moniz Head Of Compliance

    March 01, 2004 12:00 AM EST Viacom has named Henry T.A. Moniz vice president of compliance. NEW YORK-- Viacom has named Henry T.A. Moniz vice president of compliance. Moniz previously was a litigation partner with Bingham McCutchen in Boston and served a stinit as an assista ...

  11. Viacom To Dump Blockbuster Stock

    February 10, 2004 12:00 AM EST Viacom says it will divest its stake in Blockbuster Video by midyear. The company currently owns 81% of the Dallas-based rental chain. Viacom plans to offer shareholders an option to swap Viacom stock Viacom says it will divest its stake in Blockb ...

  12. Viacom To Dump Blockbuster Stock

    February 10, 2004 12:00 AM EST Viacom says it will divest its stake in Blockbuster Video by midyear. The company currently owns 81% of the Dallas-based rental chain. Viacom plans to offer shareholders an option to swap Viacom stock Viacom says it will divest its stake in Blockb ...

  13. Update: EMI Shares Continue To Rise

    February 06, 2004 12:00 AM EST Stock in EMI Group continued to rise today (Feb. 6). The company's shares closed in London at 238p, up 2.92% over Thursday's close. At one point early today, the share price rose to 248.50p, its best Stock in EMI Group continued to rise ...

  14. Update: EMI Shares Continue To Rise

    February 06, 2004 12:00 AM EST Stock in EMI Group continued to rise today (Feb. 6). The company's shares closed in London at 238p, up 2.92% over Thursday's close. At one point early today, the share price rose to 248.50p, its best Stock in EMI Group continued to rise ...

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