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Eighth CASBAA forum set for Singapore

HONG KONG -- The Cable and Satellite Broadcasting Association of Asia's eighth annual Satellite Industry Forum will be held June 16 in Singapore, CASBAA said Monday.

Fortissimo taps Yeung, Phathanavirangoon leaves

Fortissimo Films on Thursday announced it has hired Esther Yeung as director of marketing and special projects in its Hong Kong office and promoted Ingrid Lim to director of distribution and Asian…

Fortissimo H.K. adds Yeung

HONG KONG -- Film, TV and video sales firm Fortissimo Films on Thursday announced it has hired Esther Yeung director of marketing and special projects in its Hong Kong office and promoted Ingrid Lim…

MTV Asia shifts focus

HONG KONG -- MTV Networks Asia is overhauling its creative and editorial policies, shifting from a country-by-country focus to a Pan-Asian focus on music well-liked across the continent and the Asian…

MTV scores b’cast in Olympic village

HONG KONG -- MTV will broadcast in the Beijing Olympic Village starting June 24 over private networks, the Viacom unit's China office said Tuesday.

China jails pirate under tougher law

HONG KONG -- A Chinese court has made its first conviction and has sentenced a retailer of pirated DVDs under tougher year-old copyright laws, the Motion Picture Assn. said Tuesday.

HAF alums head for Cannes

HONG KONG -- May's Festival de Cannes will screen four titles that had been selected for the Hong Kong-Asian Film Financing Forum, the Hong Kong International Film Festival said Friday.

CASBAA, CBIT move for pay TV freedom

HONG KONG -- The Cable and Satellite Broadcasting Association of Asia and the Cable Broadband Institute in Taiwan will work to liberalize the regulatory framework to meet consumer demands for digital…

Hong Kong rethinks streaming regulations

HONG KONG -- The Hong Kong government is proposing regulations to protect content-streaming technology, it said Tuesday. The proposal includes moves to introduce a voluntary code of practice for…

Now TV goes beyond with AXN

HONG KONG -- SPE Networks Asia launched AXN Beyond on its second network Tuesday, with PCCW's Now TV playing host to the channel.

Asian Union to buy sat TV ad company

HONG KONG – Advertising and television production company Asian Union New Media set expansion plans in motion this week signaling its bid to buy satellite TV advertising agency Blower Investments for…

Ang upped to sr. vp at SPE Networks Asia

HONG KONG – Calling him a "pioneer" who helped grow action-adventure channel AXN Asia, parent company SPE Networks Asia on Wednesday promoted Ang Hui Keng to senior vp.