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Court postpones hearing on Mediaset merger plan until 28 May

Wednesday 29 April 2020 | 09:24 CET | News
A Milan court will not be issuing a decision on Vivendi's request to block Mediaset's pan-European television project until 28 May at the earliest, reports Reuters, citing two unnamed sources. A hearing on Vivendi's application to suspend the Italian broadcaster's plan to set up a Dutch-based entity called MediaForEurope (MFE) was scheduled for 30 April but has been postponed due to the coronavirus emergency.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Mediaset / Vivendi
Countries: Italy
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