The National Geographic Society and 21st Century Fox have reached an agreement to expand their 18-year partnership through which they have owned and operated the properties in National Geographic Channels.
UK-based pay-TV operator BSkyB has enforced its weight in Sky Deutschland’s supervisory board following BSkyB’s recent takeover of the majority interest in the German pay-TV broadcaster.
The recent ownership changes at Sky Deutschland will be reflected by changes in the German pay-TV broadcaster’s supervisory board.
UK-based pay-TV broadcaster BSkyB has purchased further shares in sister company Sky Deutschland following the completion of its voluntary takeover offer.
UK pay-TV broadcaster BSkyB has ended up with a 87.45% stake in Sky Deutschland following the closure of the take-over offer made to the German pay-TV company’s minority shareholders.
21st Century Fox has no plans to buy the UK’s ITV, according to Chase Carey, the company’s president and CEO. Speaking in the first session at the RTS London Conference Power, Politics and the Media, he added that while he could not comment about a possible future full take-over of Sky, Sky’s sole focus at […]
BSkyB’s £7 billion interest in Sky Italia and Sky Deutschland will help streamline the business across content, technology and logistics.
21st Century Fox could agree to sell Sky Italia and its 57% stake in Sky Deutschland to BSkyB in the next two weeks. This, reports Reuters, could help it lodge a higher bid for Time Warner.
Rupert Murdoch’s 21st Century Fox has confirmed it made a formal merger proposal for Time Warner, the US media giant, whose interests include TV, film, cable and the internet.
Sky Italia maintained its subscriber base in the second quarter on 4.76 million subs.