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Oct 11, 2017, 18:58 ET Disney Accelerator Showcases 11 Startups at 2017 Demo Day

The Walt Disney Company concluded the 2017 Disney Accelerator program today by hosting its fourth annual Demo Day. At the event, the eleven...


Sep 21, 2017, 09:35 ET Disney International Announces New President For Europe, Middle East And Africa Organization

Walt Disney International today announced that Rebecca Campbell, President, ABC Owned Television Station Group and ABC Daytime, will assume the...


Jul 11, 2017, 12:00 ET The Walt Disney Company Kicks Off Fourth Year of the Disney Accelerator

The Walt Disney Company today announced the eleven 2017 Disney Accelerator companies that are helping build the future of media and entertainment....


Jun 13, 2017, 13:48 ET Mise en oeuvre par EDL Holding Company, LLC, Euro Disney Investments S.A.S. et EDL Corporation S.A.S. de la procedure de retrait obligatoire consecutivement a leur offre publique d'achat sur Euro Disney S.C.A.

Consécutivement à l'offre publique d'achat leur ayant permis de porter leur participation au capital d'Euro Disney S.C.A. à 97,08%, EDL Holding...


Jun 13, 2017, 13:07 ET Implementation By EDL Holding Company, LLC, Euro Disney Investments S.A.S. And EDL Corporation S.A.S. Of A Mandatory Buy-Out Following The Completion Of Their Tender Offer For Euro Disney S.C.A.'s Shares

Following the completion of the tender offer for Euro Disney S.C.A.'s shares, EDL Holding Company, LLC, Euro Disney Investments S.A.S. and EDL...


Jun 13, 2017, 11:10 ET Résultats de l'offre publique d'achat simplifiée sur Euro Disney S.C.A. Mise en œuvre par The Walt Disney Company d'un retrait obligatoire et de la radiation de la cote des actions Euro Disney S.C.A.

EDL Holding Company, LLC, Euro Disney Investments S.A.S. et EDL Corporation S.A.S. (les « Initiateurs ») annoncent que l'Autorité des marchés...


Jun 13, 2017, 10:43 ET Final results of the simplified public tender offer on Euro Disney S.C.A. The Walt Disney Company to implement a mandatory buy-out and delisting

EDL Holding Company, LLC, Euro Disney Investments S.A.S. and EDL Corporation S.A.S. (the "Bidders")announce that on June 13, 2017, theAutorité des...


May 10, 2017, 12:24 ET Décision de conformité et délivrance du visa de l'AMF sur l'offre publique d'achat concernant Euro Disney S.C.A.

Le présent communiqué est publié par les sociétés EDL Holding Company, LLC ; Euro Disney Investments S.A.S. ; et EDL Corporation S.A.S. en...


May 10, 2017, 12:13 ET Clearance and Visa Issued by the AMF on the Tender Offer for Euro Disney S.C.A. Shares

This press release is distributed by EDL Holding Company, LLC; Euro Disney Investments S.A.S.; and EDL Corporation S.A.S. in accordance with the...


Nov 22, 2016, 09:00 ET Disney Launches Global Online Coding Event with New Disney's Moana Hour of Code Tutorial

Today Disney launched "Moana: Wayfinding with Code," a free online tutorial that offers an introduction to the basics of computer science,...


Nov 22, 2016, 02:15 ET Multi-Year Expansion of Hong Kong Disneyland Announced by The Walt Disney Company and Hong Kong Government

Brings two new areas – Frozen and Marvel – along with multiple new attractions and live entertainment experiences to the World-Class Family Tourist...


Oct 13, 2016, 18:44 ET Disney Accelerator Showcases Nine Startups at 2016 Demo Day

Today, The Walt Disney Company concluded the 2016 Disney Accelerator program, hosting its third annual Demo Day. At the event, the nine...


Jul 11, 2016, 16:29 ET The Walt Disney Company's Accelerator Program Announces 2016 Participants

 Today the Walt Disney Company announced participants in the 2016 Disney Accelerator, a program which provides entrepreneurs with mentorship...


Jan 12, 2016, 17:07 ET Opening Date Set for Shanghai Disney Resort, Disney's Newest World-Class Destination

The Walt Disney Company and Shanghai Shendi Group announced today that Shanghai Disney Resort will host a multi-day, grand opening celebration,...


Oct 07, 2015, 19:00 ET Disney Accelerator Showcases 10 Promising Start-Ups At Demo Day

 Today, the 2015 Disney Accelerator powered by Techstars, a program designed to accelerate the growth of start-up companies from around the...


Sep 12, 2015, 13:07 ET 'Star Wars: The Force Parade' Invades Shanghai

Famous Star Wars characters including Darth Vader, Stormtroopers and R2-D2 visited Shanghai on September 12, simultaneously marking the beginning...


Jul 14, 2015, 21:28 ET Disney Unveils Detailed Look at Shanghai Disneyland--Its First Theme Park in Mainland China

Shanghai Disney Resort Features a Disneyland Park with Six Themed Lands, Innovative Attractions and Immersive Entertainment Designed Especially for...


Nov 21, 2014, 00:00 ET The Walt Disney Company & Shanghai Media Group Expand Strategic Entertainment Alliance in China

 At a meeting in Shanghai this week, The Walt Disney Company in Shanghai and Shanghai Media Group (SMG) announced they would expand their...


Dec 04, 2013, 05:03 ET Disney & BesTV Agree to Form Digital Joint Venture in China

The Walt Disney Company China and BesTV New Media Company Limited, the digital media subsidiary of the Shanghai Media Group (SMG), today announced...


Nov 12, 2013, 13:25 ET The Walt Disney Company Commits Half-A-Million Dollars In Humanitarian Aid To The Victims Of The Typhoon In The Philippines

 The Walt Disney Company announced today that it will donate half-a-million dollars to Save the Children and The American Red Cross to support...


Oct 25, 2013, 03:01 ET The Walt Disney Company to Build the World's Largest Disney Store in Shanghai, China

  - Bringing together an innovative and fun retail experience, "Creating Magical Moments for Guests of All Ages" - First Disney...