Feb 13, 2021 07:33 PM IST
The plan to list Universal represents part of a process launched by Vivendi's top shareholder French billionaire Vincent Bollore to cash in on the music industry's revival.
- Dec 26, 2012 03:51 PM IST
This week CNBC-TV18's special show Club Class interviews Devraj Sanyal, a man who has more hats than one may require. He is an entrepreneur, a thinker, also the MD of Universal Music and a front man for Brahma.
- Jun 29, 2012 08:36 PM IST
The Federal Trade Commission has approved a Sony-led consortium's purchase of EMI Music Publishing, without having to make any divestitures, the FTC said on Friday.
- Mar 07, 2012 10:42 AM IST
Microsoft Corp co-founder Bill Gates' privately held Corbis, which provides photos and film video for advertisers, is expanding further into entertainment by launching an online music service with songs from the four largest publishers.
- Nov 12, 2011 11:55 AM IST
Vivendi's Universal Music Group and Sony won the auction for EMI's recorded music and music publishing operations, trumping bids by archrivals Warner Music Group
- Jul 19, 2011 10:51 AM IST
Baidu, China's largest search engine, said on Tuesday it has signed an agreement with major music studios for the licensed distribution of music through its mp3 search service.
- Mar 22, 2011 08:15 AM IST
Irish rockers U2 and pop star Rihanna are among the artists expected to be featured on a digital-only album being rushed out by Universal Music to raise funds for Japanese quake and tsunami victims.