TITLE

News Corp. ups Premiere stake

AUTHOR(S)
Hayes, Dade
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Daily Variety;5/20/2008, Vol. 299 Issue 32, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that News Corp. continues to improve its stake in Premiere company, a German pay television operator, and has been boosting its equity position in the firm since January 2008. It states that News has also stakes in pay TV entities BSkyB and SKY Italia. According to Rupert Murdoch, News Corp. topper, they would like to pause and look at the business from inside. He added that it has been through a lot of challenges and it was just a flexible market.
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