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Sky New Zealand withdraws FY revenue, EBITDA guidance on Covid-19 impact

Friday 20 March 2020 | 15:11 CET | News
Due to increasing uncertainty surrounding the Covid-19 outbreak, Sky Network Television has announced it is withdrawing its revenue and EBITDA guidance for the year ended 30 June 2020. Sky says the actions taken by the New Zealand Government and sports administrators to combat the spread of Covid-19 has impacted upon a number of the live sporting events for which Sky holds broadcasting rights.

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Companies: Sky Network
Countries: New Zealand
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