Television

Improved profitability in India contributes to overall Sony Media Network's growth

Sony Corp reported a record second-quarter profit

https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/smartcrop_800x800/public/images/tv-images/2019/11/01/sony.jpg?itok=dhVS-KE2

MUMBAI: Sony Corp reported a record second-quarter profit thanks to heavy demand for smartphone image sensors. The company’s quarterly operating profit jumped by 16 per cent.

Operating income for the company stood at 278.96 billion yen ($2.56 billion for the July-September quarter, above the 239.5 billion yen in the same period a year earlier while the result beat an average estimate of 235.13 billion yen. Moreover, Sony raised its annual profit forecast to 840 billion yen from an earlier estimate of 810 billion yen.

The sales for the quarter increased 8 per cent year-on-year to 260.6 billion yen and operating income increased a significant 67 per cent year-on-year to 39.3 billion yen.

“The increase in profit was primarily due to the contribution of Spider-Man: Far From Home, which, having exceeded $ 1.1 billion in global box office revenue, is the highest-grossing film of all time for Sony Pictures Entertainment, and an improvement in the profitability of Media Networks due to the benefit of the portfolio review and improved profitability in India,” the company said.

Latest Reads

https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/12/10/dhar.jpg?itok=EjsT9J7U
Banijay Asia partners with The Natural Studios to explore action-adventure genre

Banijay Asia and The Natural Studios have announced their partnership to bring high-octane content to the Indian and Southeast Asian markets. The collaboration will bring scripted and non-scripted content in adventure and thrill genre on television as well as OTT platforms soon.

Television Production House Fiction
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/12/10/urvi.jpg?itok=GNdUo2xG
JOP Network’s journey from curating content to running 3 pay channels

It is often assumed that the TV broadcast market in India has reached a saturation point and is dominated by big media networks with deep pockets like Sony, Zee, Times Network, Disney-owned Star India (earlier owned by Rupert Murdoch) or Mukesh Ambani-owned Network18, leaving no room for start-ups...

Television TV Channels Specialised and Niche
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/12/09/zee.jpg?itok=a10vzqbM
Zee Kannada to premiere Kurukshetra on 15 Dec

MUMBAI:Produced by Munirathna Naidu, Zee Kannada will air the world television premiere of ‘Kurukshetra’ on 15 th December at 6:30 PM only on Zee Kannada and Zee Kannada HD. Mahabharat, the revered classic, forms the bedrock of Hindu mythology and its teachings are deeply engraved in our cultural...

Television TV Channels Regional
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/12/09/cnbc.jpg?itok=IZcXu-dT
Bajaj Allianz along with CNBC-TV18, announces the Lifegoal Advisor Awards 2019

MUMBAI: CNBC-TV18, in association with Bajaj Allianz joins hands to launch the 1st edition of the Lifegoal Advisor Awards 2019. This award aims to honour Life Insurance advisors, Mutual Fund Distributors and CAs. Keeping in mind the paradigm shift in the buying patterns of the Indian consumers in...

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/12/09/discovery.jpg?itok=tjJs7OcG
Discovery Channel's docuseries on ‘India Startup Stories’ premieres on 14 Dec

MUMBAI: Discovery Channel’s ‘India Startup Stories’ narrates the journey of Indian start-ups who have made giant strides forward and have made a mark on the Indian ecosystem. The 8-episode series, starting December 14, at 7:00 pm on Discovery Channel and Discovery Channel HD, will cover leading...

Television TV Channels English Entertainment
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/12/09/dangal.jpg?itok=wtW-Bpxf
Dangal TV to premiere new fiction show ‘Pyaar Ki Luka Chuppi’ on 10 Dec

MUMBAI: India’s leading Hindi Entertainment Channel, Dangal TV, is launching a new fiction show Pyaar Ki Luka Chuppi from 10 December, Monday-Friday, at 9.30 pm. The show is produced by Rashmi Sharma Telefilms, Rahul Sharma (Sarthak) and Aparna Dixit (Srishti) will be seen in the lead role. The new...

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/12/09/wion.jpg?itok=N0Hdr8II
South Asia’s New Voice : South Asia Diary by WION

MUMBAI: WION is happy to announce its one of a kind, weekly show - South Asia Diary. The show will focus on stories from South Asia, the most populous yet the most under-reported region in the world. The show will be broadcast every Monday at 8:30 PM IST starting from December 9, on WION and its...

Television TV Channels News Broadcasting
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/12/09/viacom18.jpg?itok=7paVaMnM
Viacom18, FHF inaugurates 5th edition of Film Preservation & Restoration Workshop India 2019

MUMBAI: The 5th edition of the Film Preservation & Restoration Workshop India (FPRWI) 2019 was inaugurated on December 8, at Hyderabad’s State Gallery of Art. Supported by Viacom18, the initiative of Film Heritage Foundation (FHF) and International Federation of Film Archives (FIAF) in...

Television TV Channels GECs
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2019/12/09/gp.jpg?itok=XcAbQBo4
Santoor Sandal and Turmeric becomes top brand in BARC week 48 rankings

The Broadcast Audience Research Council (BARC) India has released its data for top advertisers and brands for the period between 23 November and 29 November 2019. The data reflects top 10 advertiser and brands across genre on Indian television, including OOH screen, (U+R): 2+, Individuals NCCS All...

Television TV Channels Viewership

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories