ACCC Put Murdoch Family On Notice Over TEN TV Network
ACCC Chairman Rod Sim has apparently put the Murdoch family
“We will take a holistic look to try and understand
His comments indicate that the ACCC will consider News’s 50
His comments are a serious concern for both Ten shareholders
A decision on the proposed deal is due by September 10.
Of major concern to the ACCC is whether the combination of
Telstra owns the other 50 per cent of Foxtel.
Fairfax said that it is Mr Sims’ first public commentary on
“We are conscious that one of the News Corp executives
“There’s no doubt that you can’t ignore these things.
Mr Sims, warned News Corp three years ago that it would
He believes that control of Sports rights is the key issue.
In 2012 Mr Sims blocked Kerry Stokes’s Seven Group’s effort
The ACCC had voiced concerns that Seven’s free-to-air
Mr Sims said that Foxtel’s move was “very
Any free-to-air network needs to work closely with Foxtel in
Mr Sims acknowledged that the market for video content has