A holding company set up by James Murdoch is to acquire a minority stake in Vice Media Group.
James Murdoch has been re-elected as chairman of Sky, despite a mini-shareholder revolt, caused by his dual role at Sky and suitor 21st Century Fox.
James Murdoch is to succeed Nicholas Ferguson as chairman of Sky. Ferguson, who has been chairman since 2012, joined as a non-executive director.
Fox chief executive James Murdoch has said he wants to take control of Sky’s European business, but made clear he was in no hurry to do so.
James Murdoch is to remain a non-executive director of BSkyB, retaining his position through the votes of 95% of shareholders at the company’s Annual General Meeting on Thursday.
James Murdoch has launched a scathing attack on the regulation of British broadcasting. Exactly 20 years after his father Rupert also delivered the MacTaggart Lecture to the Edinburgh International Television Festival, the chairman and chief executive of News Corporation, Europe and Asia told the 2009 event that central planning had resulted in lost opportunities for […]