TITLE

NIBBLING ON THE MEDIA

AUTHOR(S)
R. F.
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;10/19/2009, Vol. 5 Issue 16, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information related to the media investments by Tsai Eng-Meng, chairman of Want Want China Holdings Ltd. Outbidding Hong Kong, China's Next Media, Tsai bought publisher and broadcaster China Times Group for an undisclosed sum in 2008. According to Tsai, the main reason behind his media spending is that he enjoys the industry and says that it has good long-term investment prospects. A synergy between his business and his media companies is observed by Tsai.
ACCESSION #
44787447

 

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