Media Rupert Murdoch

  • Rupert Murdoch, chairman and CEO of News Corporation.

    Fox Corp reported quarterly results that beat Wall Street estimates, boosted by higher fees collected from cable and satellite operators and online distributors.

  • NEW YORK, Aug 7- Media company Fox Corp reported quarterly results that beat Wall Street estimates on Wednesday, boosted by higher fees collected from cable and satellite operators and online distributors. Revenue, which rose nearly 5% to $2.51 billion in the quarter, also beat Wall Street expectations of $2.47 billion. On Tuesday, Fox Entertainment said it...

  • Aug 7- Media company Fox Corp beat Wall Street estimates for quarterly profit on Wednesday, boosted by higher fees collected from cable and satellite operators and online distributors. Rupert Murdoch's newly spun-off Fox Corp debuted on the Nasdaq in March following the $71 billion sale of Twenty-First Century Fox Inc's film and television assets to Walt...

  • SYDNEY, July 26- Australia said it would establish the world's first dedicated office to police Facebook Inc and Google as part of reforms designed to rein in the U.S. technology giants, potentially setting a precedent for global lawmakers. The move tightens the regulatory screws on the online platforms, which have governments from the United States to Europe...

  • SYDNEY, July 26- Australia said it would establish the world's first dedicated office to police Facebook Inc and Google as part of reforms designed to rein in the U.S. technology giants, potentially setting a precedent for global lawmakers. The move tightens the regulatory screws on the online platforms, which have governments from the United States to Europe...

  • SYDNEY, July 26- Australia said it would establish the world's first dedicated office to police Facebook Inc and Google as part of reforms designed to rein in the U.S. technology giants, potentially setting a precedent for global lawmakers. The move tightens the regulatory screws on the online platforms, which have governments from the United States to Europe...

  • LOS ANGELES, July 22- Director James Cameron on Monday handed over the baton for the biggest box-office movie of all time to the makers of "Avengers: Endgame" after it ended the 10- year record of "Avatar." The Marvel Studios superhero movie "Avengers: Endgame" at the weekend overtook the $2.789 billion record set by Cameron's 2009 sci-fi film "Avatar" to bring its global...

  • A video still from the NBC archive showing Donald Trump talking with Jeffrey Epstein at a party in Mar-A-Lago from 1992.

    Also in Epstein's address book are supermarket mogul Ron Burkle, Chelsea Clinton, former Secretaries of State Henry Kissinger and John Kerry, and media titan Rupert Murdoch, New York magazine noted.

  • June 20- Rupert Murdoch suffered from pneumonia about three weeks ago and is now recovering, CNN Business reported https://cnn.it/31HLfH7 on Thursday, citing people familiar with the matter. The media mogul went to a Los Angeles hospital at the time, according to the report, which added it was not clear if he was admitted. He is now doing well and is expected to call...

  • RUPERT MURDOCH WAS NOW DOING WELL, IS ALSO EXPECTED TO CALL INTO A LONDON BOARD MEETING ON FRIDAY- CNN.

  • RUPERT MURDOCH'S PNEUMONIA OCCURRED NEARLY THREE WEEKS AGO; HE HAD GONE TO A LOS ANGELES HOSPITAL- CNN.

  • RUPERT MURDOCH, 88, RECOVERING AFTER PNEUMONIA- CNN, CITING TWO PEOPLE FAMILIAR WITH THE MATTER.

  • May 9- Wall Street Journal-owner News Corp reported a surprise quarterly profit on Thursday, driven by strong growth in earnings at its book publishing and subscription video services units. Revenue from book publishing rose about 6 percent to $421 million, and the segment's earnings before interest, tax, amortization and depreciation jumped 29 percent to...

  • Net income available to stockholders was $10 million, or 2 cents per share, in the three months ended March. 31, compared with a loss of $1.13 billion, or $1.94 per share, a year earlier. The company, controlled by media mogul Rupert Murdoch, said revenue rose to $2.46 billion from $2.09 billion. Thomson Reuters Inc, the parent of Reuters News, competes with News Corp's...

  • LOS ANGELES, May 7- Walt Disney Co on Tuesday pushed back the release of James Cameron's sequel to box-office champion "Avatar" by a year, to December 2021, and announced debut dates for new "Star Wars" films starting in December 2022. With the sequel now scheduled for December 2020, Disney moved "Avatar 3" to December 2023, "Avatar 4" to December 2025 and "Avatar 5" to December...

  • LOS ANGELES, May 7- Walt Disney Co on Tuesday pushed back the release of science-fiction sequel "Avatar 2" by a year to December 2021 and announced it will debut new "Star Wars" films in December 2022, 2024 and 2026.. "Avatar," the story of a blue, humanoid race on a lush moon known as Pandora, is the highest-grossing movie in history with $2.8 billion in global ticket sales,...

  • LOS ANGELES, May 7- Walt Disney Co pushed back the release of science-fiction sequel "Avatar 2" by a year to December 2021 and announced it will debut new "Star Wars" films in December 2022, 2024 and 2026..

  • BURBANK, Calif., April 11- Walt Disney Co on Thursday said its new family-friendly streaming service will cost $7 monthly or $70 annually with a slate of exclusive TV shows and movies from some of the world's most popular entertainment franchises in a bid to challenge the digital dominance of Netflix. Disney kicked off its presentation to Wall Street analysts at...

  • In addition to Disney films and TV shows, it will feature programming from the Marvel superhero universe, the "Star Wars" galaxy, "Toy Story" creator Pixar animation and the National Geographic channel. Disney kicked off its presentation to Wall Street analysts at its Burbank, California, headquarters on Thursday with a video that demonstrated the breadth of its...

  • BURBANK, Calif., April 11- Walt Disney Co on Thursday will unveil a family-friendly streaming service with TV shows and movies from some of the world's most popular entertainment franchises in a bid to challenge the digital dominance of Netflix. Disney is hosting Wall Street analysts at its Burbank, California, headquarters to showcase the Disney+ app and...