The great Asian TV sweepstakes

Cook, William J.; Lawrence, Susan V.
March 1994
U.S. News & World Report;3/28/94, Vol. 116 Issue 12, p68
Discusses how Rupert Murdoch spent $525 million for controlling interest in Hong Kong-based STAR TV, Asia's largest satellite television system. His hopes of bringing Western-style television programs to the potentially vast markets in China, India and the rest of Asia; Plans of Chinese government to put severe restrictions on who can tune into foreign satellite broadcasts; Domestic companies who see new opportunities in the Asian market; More.


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