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Mediaset denies reports of Vivendi approach on European TV plans

Monday 23 November 2020 | 10:40 CET | News
Mediaset has issued a statement denying press reports indicating that the Italian broadcaster had received a letter from the board of Vivendi regarding the creation of an alliance in Europe following a longstanding legal dispute. Italian business daily MF reported that Vivendi, the broadcaster's second-largest shareholder, sent a letter to Mediaset's board last week to suggest the creation of a 50-50 European TV joint venture as a means to settle a legal conflict arising from a pay-TV deal that was abandoned back in 2016.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Mediaset / Vivendi
Countries: Europe / Italy
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