13/06/2018 British deadline arrives for Fox-Sky deal

21st Century Fox was allowed to take over pay-TV firm Sky as long as it divests Sky News to Disney or another company, British politicians ruled. The announcement from British Culture Secretary, Matt Hancock, is good news for Rupert Murdoch’s Hollywood studio and will now see it go head-to-head with rival Comcast for the prized pay-TV asset.

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