Union Budget 2016: Industry experts and Analysts hail pro start-up budget?blur=25

The Budget 2016 had hardly anything to offer for the Media and Entertainment sector. However, the focus on rural and start-up development could have an indirect effect on the sector. Industry experts and analysts share their views on the Union Budget 2016.

exchange4media Staff Mar 1, 2016 9:00 AM

Budget 2016 will benefit larger economy, say Broadcast Leaders?blur=25

Broadcaster leaders agree that the newly proposed tax reforms in the Union Budget 2016 could lead to a more positive tax regime.

exchange4media Staff Mar 1, 2016 8:54 AM

SONY ESPN, SONY ESPN HD to launch on Jan 17th?blur=25

The two channels, SONY ESPN and SONY ESPN HD, will go live on January 17

exchange4media Staff Jan 12, 2016 5:16 PM

We expect our competition to be as aggressive as we are in bidding for rights: NP Singh?blur=25

As the network readies itself for IPL Season 9, NP Singh, Chief Executive Officer, Sony Pictures Networks India, shares his thoughts on competing with Star Network when IPL rights come for renewal in 2018, his take on BARC ratings that now include rural markets, focus areas for the network this year and more…….

Priyanka Mehra Jan 12, 2016 9:21 AM

Multi Screen Media (MSM)  is now Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN)?blur=25

“Sony Pictures Networks India will continue to serve its audiences across geographies. More channels, more genres, more content, more movies, more digital and more television. This is our 6-fold path to serve the multitude of viewers whose hopes and expectations, we are aiming, to exceed.” Said NP Singh, CEO, Sony Pictures Networks India on the change

exchange4media Staff Dec 14, 2015 8:41 AM

With the new launches we will see the ship turning around, says NP Singh, CEO, MSM?blur=25

“In the last couple of years, we have started to focus not just on consolidation of existing channels, but also on expanding our bouquet, which is why you have seen a flurry of announcements recently,” says NP Singh

Collin Furtado Oct 12, 2015 8:36 AM

MSM inks multi-year deal with NBCUniversal to screen content on Sony Pix?blur=25

As a result of this agreement, Sony Pix will now have access to Universal Pictures’ new US theatrical releases, in addition to numerous other titles from the studio’s film catalogue

exchange4media Staff Oct 6, 2015 5:10 PM

Indian Broadcasting Foundation re-elects Uday Shankar as President?blur=25

The IBF Board also re-elected Punit Goenka, Managing Director, Zee Media Corp, N.P. Singh, CEO, Multi Screen Media, Rajat Sharma, Chairman, India TV, as IBF Vice Presidents, and Rahul Johri, Executive Vice President and General Manager, South Asia, Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific, as IBF Treasurer

exchange4media Staff Sep 30, 2015 6:47 PM

MSM and BBC Worldwide to launch new channel Sony BBC Earth?blur=25

Both, the formation of the JV between the two channel networks as well as the launch of Sony BBC Earth is subject to necessary regulatory approvals in India, for which the process is currently underway

exchange4media Staff Sep 17, 2015 4:19 PM

Sony Six bags broadcasting rights for Champions Tennis League?blur=25

The acquisition is part of Sony Six’s plans to bring diverse sports offerings to the viewers. The inaugural League will take place between November 17 and 26, 2014, and will be held in six cities across India

exchange4media Staff Aug 14, 2014 8:03 AM

Video: With Sony Pal, Sony & Sab TV, we can access entire spectrum of GEC viewership: NP Singh?blur=25

The MSM CEO has said that they will wait till after the launch on September 1 to sell ad space on Sony Pal. All brands advertising on Hindi GECs are being targeted by Sony Pal and talks are currently underway with them

Collin Furtado Aug 8, 2014 8:36 AM

Video: Focus is on serving viewer segments that are underserved - NP Singh?blur=25

The CEO, MSM Group lays out the agenda for the growth of the network and its flagship channel Sony and states that plans are afoot to invest more in the regional space as well as bid for more sports rights

Abid Hasan Jun 12, 2014 10:01 AM

Multi Screen Media launches digital sports entertainment destination 'LIV Sports'?blur=25

LIV Sports is the Official Mobile and Internet Broadcaster for the 2014 FIFA World CupTM starting 12th June 2014. LIV Sports will show both LIVE and Video-on-demand match content, with rich and informative statistics and analysis

exchange4media Staff Jun 5, 2014 9:19 AM

We're looking forward to stability in the industry now: NP Singh?blur=25

The CEO of MSM Group also expects affirmative decision making from the new Government on digitisation & TV ratings, and a clear and robust mechanism in place to judge viewership

Abhinav Trivedi May 30, 2014 8:04 AM

Sony TV's 5-10% revenue drop has not affected our overall revenues: Rohit Gupta?blur=25

Over the last two months, Sony TV has suffered some loss in revenues, but this will not affect the overall MSM revenues, says Rohit Gupta, President, MSM, adding that dependence on the flagship channel has reduced

Abhinav Trivedi Mar 7, 2014 9:14 AM

Is the TV premiere of 'Ramleela' behind Sony TV's jump in ratings??blur=25

As per viewership data sourced from TAM subscribers, the movie, which was aired on Feb 16, garnered 8,900 TVTs. Sony TV has climbed to the No. 4 position in Week 8, after spending several weeks in the sixth position

exchange4media Staff Feb 28, 2014 10:11 AM

Top 10 TV honchos to look out for in 2014?blur=25

The spotlight this year will be on Uday Shankar, Punit Goenka, NP Singh, B Saikumar, Arnab Goswami, LV Krishnan, Raghav Bahl, Jagdish Kumar, SN Sharma & Rajdeep Sardesai

exchange4media Staff Feb 6, 2014 9:32 AM

Senior management restructuring at MSM?blur=25

Sneha Rajani made Dy President & Head, MSM Motion Pictures. Nachiket Pantvaidya is Sr Executive VP & Business Head, SET. Anooj Kapoor gets additional responsibilities as Senior EVP & Business Head, Sab TV

exchange4media Staff Feb 6, 2014 8:04 AM

Video: Turnaround of our flagship channel is my priority: NP Singh?blur=25

The MSM Group CEO shares that his first big priority is to bring Sony Entertainment TV back in the top three GECs in the country

Abhinav Trivedi Jan 24, 2014 9:24 AM

Sony Six bags exclusive rights for FIFA till 2018?blur=25

Over the next five years, the channel will telecast with 17 landmark FIFA events - 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil, FIFA U-17 World Cup India 2017, FIFA Confederation Cup Russia 2017 & 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia

exchange4media Staff Jan 16, 2014 8:05 AM