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Egyptian competition watchdog says BeIN Sports ruling has no political element

Monday 7 August 2017 | 12:51 CET | News
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The Egyptian Competition Authority (ECA) said the beIN Sports crisis on the Egyptian market has nothing to do with politics, the Daily News reported. ECA Director Mona El-Garf said the matter dates back to September 2016, whereas the political crisis between Egypt and Qatar only erupted in July 2017. The ECA said in July that Qatari-owned BeIN Sports TV Network's deal Cable Network Egypt (CNE) is legally invalid and does not need a court verdict to be proved illegal. 

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Companies: beIN Sports
Countries: Egypt
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