Dish Plans Bid for DirecTV

Hogan, Monica
May 2001
Multichannel News;5/28/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 22, p1
Trade Publication
Reports the receipt of EchoStar Communications Corp. of a statement from General Motors Corp. on its willingness to discuss the possible merger between EchoStar and GM's Hughes Electronics Corp. Refusal of GM spokeswoman Toni Simonetti to comment on the issue; Legal and financial implications of the merger; Negotiation of the company with News Corp.


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