TITLE

DIRECTV DIALS INTO NEW YORK

AUTHOR(S)
Goldsmith, Jill; Amdour, Meredith
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Daily Variety;12/23/2003, Vol. 281 Issue 56, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Announces the acquisition of Hughes Electronics Corp., a parent company of DirecTV Inc., by News Corp. after a three-year pursuit. Identification of departments or company operations that will go to Gotham, New York and those that will remain at El Segundo, California; Expectations of Chase Carey, longtime Rupert Murdoch consigliere, on future business operations of DirecTV; Percentage rise of News Corp.'s shares due to the acquisition.
ACCESSION #
11804595

 

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