December 2006
Multichannel News;12/18/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 50, p86
The article offers world news briefs. In Paris, ViVendi SA has decided to hang on to its 20% stake in NBC Universal Inc., informing NBC parent General Electric that it will not exercise its option to sell the interest. Cisco Systems Inc. in California declared an agreement to acquire privately Tivella Inc. In New York, Showtime Networks Inc. will use the Internet to attract mixed martial arts competitors for its new original martial arts franchise Elite Xtreme Combat.


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