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UK government approves 21st Century Fox bid for Sky

Thursday 12 July 2018 | 16:42 CET | News
The UK government has formally approved 21 Century Fox's plans to acquire pay-TV group Sky. In a statement, new Culture Secretary Jeremy Wright said that the takeover can proceed as long as Sky News is sold to Disney to alleviate public interest concerns about media plurality.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: 21st Century Fox / Comcast / Disney / Sky
Countries: Europe / United Kingdom
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