EU OKs Liberty's QVC takeover

Stern, Andy
August 2003
Daily Variety;8/29/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 41, p4
Trade Publication
Announces the European Union's approval of Liberty Media's takeover of the shopping channel QVC.


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