TITLE

Gov't ads, soccer slow Mediaset profit

AUTHOR(S)
Lyman, Eric J.
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;9/13/2006, Vol. 396 Issue 6, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the financial performance of Italian media giant Mediaset SpA for the first half of its current financial year. The profit reported by the company for the period was $422.3 million, a 22.1% decline from the profit earned during the same period last year. The revenues of the company, controlled by former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, rose to $1.9 billion.
ACCESSION #
22591397

 

Related Articles

  • Lower taxes boost Mediaset bottom line. Day, Michael // Daily Variety;8/1/2008, Vol. 300 Issue 20, p6 

    The article reports on the financial performance of Mediaset SpA, broadcast group owned by Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi, in Italy in 2008. Due to lower tax rates in Italy and Spain, Mediaset posted better than expected first-half net profits. However, its operating profit has declined from...

  • Mediaset posts earnings increase in 1998. Zecchinelli, Cecilia // Variety;05/10/99, Vol. 374 Issue 12, p138 

    Discloses the financial results of Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset, the firm which controls Italy's channels and their advertising sales units. Increase in net earnings and revenues; Payment of larger dividend to shareholders; Mediaset shareholders.

  • MEDIASET BACK IN BLACK AS 3Q AD REVS INCREASE. Zecchinelli, Cecilia // Daily Variety;11/13/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 30, p5 

    Reports on the profits posted by Mediaset SpA in Italy. Increase in the advertising revenues of its television stations; Control of Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi on the television group; Decline in the stocks of the company.

  • Berlusconi's sale of 20% of Mediaset is set. Dezzani, Mark // Hollywood Reporter;7/21/95, Vol. 338 Issue 9, p4 

    Reports on media magnate Silvio Berlusconi's sale of a 19.8 percent stake in his media holding company Mediaset. Rejection of Australian media magnate Rupert Murdoch's bid to acquire a majority stake in the company; Companies that have agreed to invest for the company's minority share.

  • Silvio finds smooth sale-ing. Zecchinelli, Cecilia // Variety;7/24/95, Vol. 359 Issue 12, p26 

    Reports on Milan, Italy-based television and advertising holding Mediaset owner Silvio Berlusconi's announcement of the sale of 20 percent of his company to an international consortium. Composition of the international consortium; Sales to be carried out through capital increases; Rejection of...

  • SILVIO'S NEXT MOVE: SALVAGE HIS MEDIA EMPIRE. LYMAN, ERIC J. // Hollywood Reporter;11/25/2011, Vol. 417 Issue 42, p10 

    The article reports on the challenges faced by the former Prime Minister of Italy Silvio Berlusconi in rescuing his media empire Mediaset SpA due to weak economic condition, reduced advertisement sales and his own personal scandals.

  • Mediaset gets license extension. Zecchinelli, Cecilia // Variety;9/02/96, Vol. 364 Issue 5, p32 

    Reports on the Italian government's extension of television licenses of former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset.

  • Italo banks buy Mediaset stake. Zecchinelli, Cecilia // Variety;10/30/95, Vol. 360 Issue 13, p172 

    Reports on the agreement by Italian banks to take a 20 percent stake in tycoon Silvio Berlusconi's Mediaset movie and television company. Sale in summer 1995 of another 20 percent of Mediaset to three international partners; Berlusconi's expected cancellation of the debt of Mediaset's parent...

  • ITALY'S DIGITAL SALE.  // Daily Variety;4/20/2012, Vol. 315 Issue 14, p42 

    The article reports on the passage of bill which suggests to sell the digital television (TV) frequencies of Mediaset SpA owned by former Italian primer minister Silvio Berlusconi.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics