TITLE

PUSHING FOR PLATCO

AUTHOR(S)
James, Alison
PUB. DATE
June 2000
SOURCE
Daily Variety;06/06/2000, Vol. 268 Issue 2, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on negotiations between Vivendi SA head Jean-Marie Messier and News Corp. owner Rupert Murdoch regarding a possible partnership in satellite broadcasting and related Internet and interactive services. Vivendi's readiness to swap its stake in News Corp.'s BSkyB business for a strategic partnership in Platco; News Corp.'s interest in gaining access to Vivendi's multiaccess portal joint venture Vizzavi.
ACCESSION #
3207004

 

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