Schwarzacher, Lukas
September 2003
Daily Variety;9/3/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 43, p6
Trade Publication
Reports that News Corp. Japan Holdings will sell its stake in satcaster Sky Perfect Communications. Distribution of shares among three main shareholders Fuji Television, Sony Broadcast Media and Itochu Corp.; Generation of cash for the acquisition of DirectTV in the U.S.; Accumulation of losses.


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