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Mediapro parent Imagina pays USD 24 mln to close FIFA bribes case

Wednesday 11 July 2018 | 08:37 CET | News
The Imagina Group, parent of Spanish broadcaster Mediapro, has agreed to pay around USD 24 million after its US-based affiliate US Imagina pleaded guilty to two counts of conspiracy to commit wire fraud relating to bribes paid to officials of football's governing body FIFA for media and marketing rights to certain World Cup qualifying matches in the Central American and Caribbean regions. In a statement, Mediapro said US Imagina will pay a criminal fine of USD 12.883 million, while returning USD 6.65 million to the affected football federations in the Caribbean, Honduras, Guatemala, Costa

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Mediapro
Countries: Caribbean / Central America / Spain / United States
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