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Clarin to spin off Cablevision into standalone, listed unit

Wednesday 17 August 2016 | 17:14 CET | News
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Argentina's largest media group Grupo Clarin said it plans to spin off its majority-owned cable TV and internet access business into a separate listed company to be called Cablevision Holding (CVH). The plan will be put to a shareholder vote for approval on 28 September, the company said in a statement.

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Companies: Cablevision / Clarin / Telecom Argentina
Countries: Argentina
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