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Vivendi withdraws petition to suspend freeze on Mediaset holding

Wednesday 15 January 2020 | 09:36 CET | News
Vivendi has withdrawn its request to suspend a ruling by communications regulator Agcom requiring it to freeze two-thirds of its stake in Mediaset after an administrative court judge rejected its initial petition earlier this month. The French media giant, which owns nearly 29 percent of Mediaset, asked to suspend Agcom's injunction so that it could vote at a key shareholder meeting to be held on 10 January over governance changes to the Italian broadcaster's pan-European TV plan.

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