TV Azteca

  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. TV Show 'El Takonazo' To Debut In April

    March 31, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Billing itself as the first regional Mexican TV program produced in New York City, "El Takonazo" debuts Friday, April 4 on Azteca America channels in New York and Chicago. The weekly show -- produced by Navarro Entertainment -- airs Frid ...

  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. ...