Comcast to double spending at Sky on European original programs

Comcast Corp will more than double its investment in European original programming and start an in-house studio at its European unit Sky after Sky's success with the mini-series "Chernobyl," the company said on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 12th, 2019

Netflix programming binge pays off with subscriber surge

(Reuters) - Netflix Inc's blitz of original programs attracted a surprisingly high 7.4 million new customers from January to March, reassuring investors who are betting the video streaming pioneer's massive spending will fuel growth around the world......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 16th, 2018

Sky expands against backdrop of takeover battle finale

Sky posted double-digit earnings growth after it added another 500,000 customers in its latest financial year, showing why Comcast and Rupert Murdoch's Fox are slugging it out to buy the European pay-TV leader......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 26th, 2018

Pelosi: No debt increase until spending limits are raised

Speaker Nancy Pelosi says the Democratic-controlled House won't pass must-do legislation to increase the government's borrowing cap until the Trump administration agrees to boost spending limits on domestic programs......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 13th, 2019

Trump: US Committed To "Phenomenal Trade Deal" With Britain

President Donald Trump said Tuesday the United States is committed to a “phenomenal trade deal” with the United Kingdom once it leaves the European Union and suggested the two countries could double or triple the trade between them. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJun 4th, 2019

Stocks up on Trump"s prediction US, UK trade will "double or triple"

Also lifting investor sentiment, were rising shares of European automakers and their suppliers, which boosted the region's averages......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 4th, 2019

Airbus" programs chief: trade tensions could impact customers

Airbus' programs chief said trade tensions could impact customers, although the sales chief at the European planemaker said its market remained "quite positive" and less dependent upon economic cycles than before......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 21st, 2019

Target"s Vineyard Vines collection is being sold for double the original price on Ebay and Facebook after some customers expressed outrage at how quickly stock ran out

Screenshot / Ebay / Benjamin Goggin Target started selling its Vineyard Vines collection over the weekend, and cu.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 19th, 2019

With White-Glove Service, China’s $112 Billion Luxury Goods Market Is Shifting Online

As Chinese luxury spending is estimated to double by 2025. The Beijing delivery man who arrived with Christine Lin's new silver bracelet came dressed in an elegant black suit — complete with white gloves. He knocked on the door of .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 16th, 2019

Hulu orders first food shows from Teigen and Chang

Hulu is turning to foodies in search of its next 5 million subscribers. The streaming service has ordered its first slate of original food programs, which will be produced by celebrity chef David... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMay 3rd, 2019

Walmart plans to release six new original programs, Bloomberg reports

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallApr 29th, 2019

Comcast Is Squeezing Synergies Out of the Sky Deal

The cable company boosted sales by 18% and its earnings per share were 17% higher year over year, thanks to the recently closed buyout of a European peer......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 25th, 2019

The Ratings Game: Chipotle’s digital sales double, loyalty program enrolls 3 million since March launch

Analysts say Chipotle’s digital and loyalty programs are driving results with many raising their price targets after earnings......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 25th, 2019

Halliburton sees surge in global offshore spending in 2019

Oilfield service provider Halliburton Co said on Monday it expects international offshore spending to rise 14 percent in 2019, double the estimates given by sector leader Schlumberger NV for international markets overall......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 22nd, 2019

Watchdog to examine Medicare chief"s publicity spending

A government watchdog says it will review costly outside contracts to provide publicity for Medicare chief Seema Verma, whose agency oversees health insurance programs covering more than 100 million Americans......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 5th, 2019

Brexit leaves Ford at crossroads on long-term British plans

Ford is spending tens of millions of euros preparing for a possible British exit from the European Union without a trade deal and has yet to decide on its longer-term plans for Britain, Ford Europe chairman Steven Armstrong said on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 2nd, 2019

Dominion bows to pressure on energy efficiency spending

Dominion Energy has bowed to pressure from Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam and others and has agreed to spend $870 million on energy efficiency programs over the next decade......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 27th, 2019

Comcast to double new Xfinity retail stores across greater Atlanta region

Comcast is expanding its updated retail store presence in the Atlanta area, saying Tuesday it will open nine Xfinity stores across the greater Atlanta region in 2019. The investment boosts the number of Xfinity stores in the Atlanta area to 18, th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 26th, 2019

Comcast Debuts Limited Internet Streaming Service For $5 a Month

No original content unless customers pay extra. Cable giant Comcast has finally entered the streaming video wars, but with an offering that doesn’t include much unique content. Users of the new service, cal.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 21st, 2019

Apple’s Big Spending Plan to Challenge Netflix Takes Shape

The tech company, about to have a showcase event on its campus, is expected to reveal details about a dozen or more programs ready to go or almost done......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytMar 17th, 2019

How the money for housing programs differs in each state budget proposal

The separate budget bills of the state Assembly, Senate and Gov. Andrew Cuomo have some notable gaps in spending on housing and renewal initiatives, a Manhattan advocacy group notes. The New York... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 15th, 2019