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Fox goes to UK authority with remedies for takeover of Sky

Tuesday 13 February 2018 | 10:35 CET | News
In a bid to push aside objections to its takeover of pay-TV provider Sky, 21st Century Fox has submitted documents to the UK's Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) with a package of what it calls "firewall remedies", Sky News reported. In the documents, Fox pledges to establish an independent Sky News editorial board that would remain free of any influence from Fox or its shareholders. It would also guarantee the continued funding of Sky-branded news services for at least five years. In addition, Fox would have to disclose any effort to interfere with the Sky News editorial agenda to the

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Countries: United Kingdom / World
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