DBS Firms Shape Up As Targets

Hogan, Monica
March 2000
Multichannel News;03/27/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 13, p58
Reports that News Corp. has denied speculation that it is in talks to take over General Motors Corp. to get to its Hughes Electronics Corp. assets. Direct-broadcast satellite providers that are high among companies likely in play for media mergers or acquisitions; Two ways that News Corp. would be able to acquire Hughes; Benefits of acquiring Hughes for News Corp.


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