TITLE

That Was Entertainment

PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
njbiz;5/22/2006, Vol. 19 Issue 21, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the sale of IDT Entertainment to Liberty Media. Shares of IDT and IDT Telecom that were acquired by Liberty; Background on IDT Entertainment; Estimated revenue generated by IDT in 2005.
ACCESSION #
21059078

 

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