TITLE

MEDIA MOST'S MESS

AUTHOR(S)
Birchenough, Tom
PUB. DATE
December 2000
SOURCE
Daily Variety;12/18/2000, Vol. 270 Issue 12, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the controversy over the future of Russian media conglomerate Media-Most. Issues raised by plans by tax authorities to liquidate a number of the holding firm's main companies; Criticisms on Russian authorities' actions against the company.
ACCESSION #
3922519

 

Related Articles

  • Russian media members decry government raid. Holdsworth, Nick // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;05/16/2000, Vol. 363 Issue 4, p14 

    Reports that leaders of the broadcast and print media have condemned the raid by armed security forces at the office of Media-MOST in Moscow, Russia, as of May 16, 2000. Background on the incident; Media executives' call on Russian President Vladimir Putin to defend the independence of mass media.

  • FCC inspires odd alliance. Corrigan, Don // St. Louis Journalism Review;Jul/Aug2003, Vol. 33 Issue 258, p6 

    Reports on the alliances formed in response to the U.S. Federal Communications Commission's decision allowing conglomerates to increase their stranglehold on the country's mass media. Opposition against media deregulation; Range of groups which formed alliances.

  • Nyet net. Holdsworth, Nick // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;01/11/2000, Vol. 361 Issue 13, p18 

    Reports on Russia's biggest private media and entertainment company Media-Most's expansion plans past its border. Sale of a block of shares in popular NTV network and regional TV network THT to a mutual fund within the American Funds Group; Comparison of Most's founder Vladimir Gusinsky and...

  • Street sweet on H'wood heat. Goldsmith, Jill // Daily Variety;4/22/2002, Vol. 275 Issue 37, p1 

    Reports on the scheduled release of the corporate earnings of media conglomerates. Sentiments of Wall Street on the conglomerates; Status of the business at the theme parks of Disney; Financial trouble facing the American Broadcasting Co.

  • Powell piques solons.  // Variety;1/20/2003, Vol. 389 Issue 9, p27 

    Reports on the pro-regulation stand on media conglomerates taken by U.S. Federal Communications Commission Michael Powell in January 2003. Concerns of Powell on the consolidation of radio business; Reaction of senators on the pro-regulation statement of Powell; Sector responsible for the...

  • The Career Futon: sage advice for media runts. Dumenco, Simon; Kerwin, Ann Marie // Advertising Age;6/19/2006, Vol. 77 Issue 25, p21 

    The article presents questions and answers related to office issues. One person asks how to be sure that he does not have body odor. Another person comments on the inefficiency of a media conglomerate. One reader asks how to keep his boss from thinking that he stinks at work. INSET: Media Guy's...

  • MEDIA-MOST IN EYE OF STORM. Birchenough, Tom // Variety;07/17/2000, Vol. 379 Issue 8, p62 

    Focuses on the attitude of the Russian government toward media companies in the country. Arrest and interrogation of Vladimir Gusinsky, owner of the Media-Most company; Response of Yevgeny Kiselyev, director general of the NTV television network, to a statement issued by Russian President...

  • Do the one, but don't neglect the other.  // Finance Week;05/25/2001 Supplement, p3 

    Comments on the growth of South Africa media company, Naspers, the holding company of Media24. Garnering of fruits of years of calculated risks; Culture of cross-subsidization within the company; Decision of transcend language barriers and enter foreign markets; Non-executive chairman Ton...

  • Varying risk profiles bring a balance.  // Finance Week;05/25/2001 Supplement, p8 

    Highlights the strategic plans of South Africa-based conglomerate, Naspers. Expected directions of the information technology industry; Garnering of strength from varied risk profiles of the company's media platforms; Funding of the group's Internet and television technology ventures via the...

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