Murdoch mulls group bid for H.K. telco

Frater, Patrick
June 2006
Daily Variety;6/29/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 63, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports news that Rupert Murdoch, CEO of News Corp., is bidding for the media and telecommunication assets of Pacific Century Cyber Works (PCCW) of Hong Kong. The article mentions PCCW as a converged company in the telecommunication and internet services field. Some of the companies bidding for PCCW are mentioned as Macquarie Bank of Australia and the United States based buyout firm TPG Newbridge. Details of the alliances and business partnerships of News Corp. are presented.


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