Grupo Salinas

  1. Mexican Tycoon Sets Eyes On Circuit City

    November 19, 2008 12:00 AM EST Mexican retail and media tycoon Ricardo Salinas Pliego owns 28 percent of Circuit City and could buy more of the troubled U.S. electronics chain, a Salinas spokesman said on Tuesday. "Up to date, Mr. Salinas has purchased just under 28 percen ...

  2. TV Azteca's Profit Up 12% On Olympics

    October 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Mexican broadcaster TV Azteca said Thursday that third-quarter net income rose 12% on increased sales generated from coverage of the Olympic Games. Mexico's No. 2 network reported a net profit of 492 million pesos ($45 million), up from 447 m ...

  3. IODA, MultiMusic Expand Reach Via Partnership

    July 12, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The Independent Online Distribution Alliance (IODA) and Mexican indie licensor MultiMusic have inked a reciprocal deal to make each other's content available on digital and mobile platforms. Under the partnership, revealed at the Latin Altern ...

  4. Steckel Named CEO Of Azteca America TV

    November 08, 2005 12:00 AM EST Mexican broadcaster TV Azteca has named Adrian Steckel president/CEO of its U.S. Spanish-language broadcasting network Azteca America. MEXICO CITY (The Hollywood Reporter) -- Mexican broadcaster TV Azteca has named Adrian Steckel president/CEO of ...

  5. TV Azteca Pursues Slander Case

    September 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT In the latest chapter of a long-standing legal dispute between two Mexican broadcasters, TV Azteca has pressed criminal charges against Canal 40 legal counsel Javier Quijano for alleged slander. MEXICO CITY (The Hollywood Reporter) -- In the lates ...

  6. Mexican Gov't Fines Azteca

    May 03, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Mexico's securities regulator has slapped broadcaster TV Azteca and two of its top executives with fines totaling $2.3 million for committing fraud in a complex debt-refinancing deal at its mobile tel MEXICO CITY (The Hollywood Reporter) -- M ...

  7. SEC Charges TV Azteca With Fraud

    January 11, 2005 12:00 AM EST The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Jan. 4 charged Mexican broadcaster TV Azteca and its chairman, Ricardo Salinas Pliego, with fraud, saying he swindled $109 million by conducting business NEW YORK (The Hollywood Reporter) -- The U.S. ...