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14Dec/17

Disney to buy Fox film, TV businesses for $52.4 billion in stock

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES (REUTERS) – Walt Disney Co on Thursday (December 14) agreed to buy film, television and international businesses from Rupert Murdoch’s Twenty-First Century Fox Inc for $52.4 billion in stock. Continue reading

30Aug/17

Murdoch switches off Fox from UK’s Sky

Rupert Murdoch has pulled his Fox News channel from the Sky platform in Britain, where the government is assessing a bid by the media mogul to buy the broader Sky pay-TV company for $15 billion. Laura Frykberg reports. Continue reading

12Dec/16

Fox’s bid for Sky hits a snare

A major shareholder in British pay-TV company Sky tells Reuters it will vote against Twenty-First Century Fox’s $14 billion takeover bid in its current form. Jo Webster reports. Continue reading