With EchoStar Out, Is Murdoch In?

Larson, Megan; Shields, Todd
October 2002
MediaWeek;10/14/2002, Vol. 12 Issue 37, p4
Trade Publication
Focuses on the plan of News Corp. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Rupert Murdoch to acquire leading U.S. satellite service DirecTV. Failure of EchoStar Communications in its attempt to bid for DirecTV; Reason behind the capability of News Corp. to be unaffected by the anti-competitive concerns raised by the Federal Communications Commission; Issues that News Corp. need to address.


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