Home Comcast drops bid for Fox assets, to focus on Sky takeover
 

Keywords :   


Comcast drops bid for Fox assets, to focus on Sky takeover

2018-07-20 08:31:00| Telecompaper Headlines

(Telecompaper) Comcast has abandoned its bid for 21st Century Fox and said it will instead focus on acquiring European pay-TV provider Sky. The company confirmed the plans in a statement, congratulating Disney on winning the bidding for the Fox assets. 

Tags: focus bid fox sky

Category:Telecommunications

Latest from this category

All news

18.10Samsung kicks off 7nm EUV chip production
18.10Tele2 raises FY outlook again as Q3 sales grow 9%
18.10Ericsson sales growth, margins improve in Q3 on 5G demand, cost reductions
18.10Ericsson Q3 revenue, margins improve on cost cutting, 5G demand
18.10T-Mobile US looks set to launch bank service
17.10Google changes Android licensing in Europe after competition fine
17.10America Movil improves EBITDA growth to 8% in Q3, revenues up 2%
17.10Netflix beats Q3 expectations with over 6 mln new paid subscribers
Telecommunications »
18.10Farm Progress America, Oct. 18, 2018
18.10Another CEO calls time, Rob Sands makes way for Bill Newlands at Constellation Brands
18.10Microwave RF Engineer
18.10Atlantic Tropical Weather Outlook
18.10Name checks to begin on bank payments
18.10Timeline: How Sears Went from Biggest Retailer in the U.S. to Chapter 11
18.10CRE Investors Should Act Now to Seize the Opportunity in Opportunity Funds
18.10China-based autonomous driving company Momenta receives a new round of funding at a valuation over $1B
More »