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Mediaset considering merger of pay-TV operations

Thursday 19 December 2013 | 10:38 CET | News
Italian commercial TV broadcaster Mediaset has announced that it may merge its pay-TV operations in its core markets of Italy and Spain. A statement from the company said the boards of directors of Mediaset and Mediaset Spain had authorised the evaluation of a project for the integration and development of the group's pay-TV activities in a single stand-alone company. The plan envisages the creation of a new company holding 100 percent of Italian pay-TV service Mediaset Premium and the 22 percent stake Mediaset holds in Spanish pay-TV platform Digital+, the company said. The other two

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Digital+ / Mediaset / Prisa / Telefonica
Countries: Italy / Spain
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