Sky Argentina awaits ruling on ownership

Goodman, Joshua
January 2000
Multichannel News;01/17/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p35
Focuses on a dispute over the legality of direct-to-home satellite television operations of Sky Latin America in Argentina. Debate on whether Sky Argentina's local partner, Telecom Argentina S.A. can own shares in the company; Delay in the launching of Sky as a third direct-to-home service in the country; Comment by Vicente Diego, chief executive of Sky MultiCountry Partners.


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