TITLE

SPANISH BLOCKBUSTER

AUTHOR(S)
Sutter, Mary; Goldsmith, Jill
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
Daily Variety;9/9/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 47, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Announces the merger between Univision Communications and Hispanic Broadcasting of the entertainment industry in the U.S. Aim to create the nation's largest Spanish-language television and radio group; Financial terms of the merger; Assertion that the merger received the blessing of the three Republican Federal Communications Commission commissioners.
ACCESSION #
10815888

 

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