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Mexico green lights Disney-Fox merger as long as Fox Sports channels sold

Wednesday 13 March 2019 | 10:57 CET | News
Mexico's Federal Telecommunications Institute (IFT) has become the latest and final regulator to approve Disney's USD 73.1 billion merger with the assets of 21st Century Fox, albeit with conditions, including the requirement to sell Fox Sports channels. As in Brazil and other countries, the IFT unanimously agreed to give its green light to Disney's purchase as long as it agreed to sell Fox's 22 regional sports networks

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: 21st Century Fox / Disney / ESPN
Countries: Mexico / World
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