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Discovery India smaller part of international story, says JB Perrette

It’s been nearly a year since factual programming major Discovery launched its streaming offering in India. So how are Discovery and Discovery+ doing here? Especially considering that India CEO Megha Tata will be completing her second year as its head honcho come March 2021.

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Discovery's David Zaslav 2018’s highest paid media CEO

MUMBAI: Guess who the highest paid media executive in the US is? According to The New York Times 2018 CEO compensation survey, the crown goes to Discovery president &  CEO David Zaslav who took home a package of $129 million (Rs 888 crore).  That was a steep hike over his 2017 payout was $42...

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Discovery incurs $8 mn loss in Q1 2018 with Scripps acquisition

MUMBAI: Discovery’s earnings release for Q1 2018, for the quarter ended 31 March 2018, shows that the company suffered a slight loss of $8 million due to the costs linked with the acquisition of Scripps Networks Interactive (Scripps). Q1 revenue of $2307 million was 43 per cent higher year-on-year...

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Discovery Communications gets US govt nod for Scripps Networks merger

Discovery Communications (Discovery) can finally heave a sigh of relief as the United States Department of Justice has closed its investigation into the company's proposed acquisition of Scripps Networks Interactive (Scripps Networks). Back in 2017, the American mass media company agreed to...

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Discovery Communications to move global headquarters to New York

Mumbai: Discovery Communications, in a recent release, has announced plans to relocate its global headquarters from Silver Spring, Maryland, to New York City in 2019. Contingent upon the closing of the company’s acquisition of Scripps Networks Interactive, Discovery also will establish a National...

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