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Culture Secretary prepared to refer Sky, Fox deal to CMA

Tuesday 12 September 2017 | 22:16 CET | News
UK Culture Secretary Karen Bradley has confirmed her intention to refer the planned takeover of broadcaster Sky by 21st Century Fox to the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA). In a statement to MPs, Bradley said she was minded to refer the proposed merger to the CMA for a full six-month investigation on the grounds of media plurality and commitment to broadcasting standards. 

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: 21st Century Fox / Sky
Countries: United Kingdom
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