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....98bn, up £180m and double the 3% growth rate in the same period last year. The video sector, which includes sales of DVDs as well as paid-for film and TV downloads and streams from the likes of Netflix, Amazon, iTunes and Sky Store, increased by 1. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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. Rupert Murdoch’s bid to take over Sky has been dealt a blow after the culture secretary said she needed more time to deliberate before calling in the competition regulator after being inundated with tens of thousands of submissions opposing the £11. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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.... She will replace Adam Crozier, who left the company last month. On the following day come full-year numbers from Sky, which is playing a key role in a corporate drama of its own with culture secretary Karen Bradley deciding whether to ask the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) to investigate Rupert Murdoch’s bid to take over the group. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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.... But, even when one person owns 62% of the shares, the chairman should still command the respect of other shareholders. Are the Murdochs getting rattled by the delays to their takeover bid for Sky?. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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Ed Sheeran fever helps drive rise of more than 10% in UK music sales image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 25th of July 2017 03:33:16 PM
....98bn, up £180m and double the 3% growth rate in the same period last year. The video sector, which includes sales of DVDs as well as paid-for film and TV downloads and streams from the likes of Netflix, Amazon, iTunes and Sky Store, increased by 1. ...
Frankly, banks – it’s time to give a damn about your image image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 23rd of July 2017 06:00:00 AM
.... She will replace Adam Crozier, who left the company last month. On the following day come full-year numbers from Sky, which is playing a key role in a corporate drama of its own with culture secretary Karen Bradley deciding whether to ask the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) to investigate Rupert Murdoch’s bid to take over the group. ...
The promise of a new era at Sports Direct must also mean new personnel image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 20th of July 2017 06:48:36 PM
.... But, even when one person owns 62% of the shares, the chairman should still command the respect of other shareholders. Are the Murdochs getting rattled by the delays to their takeover bid for Sky?. ...
Culture secretary keeps Rupert Murdoch waiting over Sky deal image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 20th of July 2017 11:26:27 AM
. Rupert Murdoch’s bid to take over Sky has been dealt a blow after the culture secretary said she needed more time to deliberate before calling in the competition regulator after being inundated with tens of thousands of submissions opposing the £11. ...
Netflix tops 100m subscribers as it draws worldwide audience image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 18th of July 2017 09:49:29 AM
....5tn. Netflix has seen its share price rocket 64% over the past year – it is worth almost four times as much as Sky – but it still only ranks as the minnow of the group. ...
Rupert Murdoch ‘could use Sky data trove for political ends’ image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 15th of July 2017 09:00:03 PM
. One of the “largest and most sophisticated datasets in the country” – including the TV viewing, internet and phone records of 13 million households – could be misused for political purposes if Rupert Murdoch is allowed to proceed with his plan to buy out Sky, six members of the House of Lords claim in a letter to the Observer. ...
Ofcom made serious errors over Murdoch Sky bid, say high-profile MPs image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 14th of July 2017 03:31:40 PM
. A group of high-profile senior MPs have claimed that Ofcom made a “serious legal error” in its handling of Rupert Murdoch’s bid for Sky and could face a judicial review unless the government orders a full investigation into the threat to broadcasting standards from the deal. ...
Rupert Murdoch will not offer new Sky deal to culture secretary image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 13th of July 2017 03:18:55 PM
. Rupert Murdoch will not look to strike a deal with the culture secretary, Karen Bradley, to make Sky News more independent and fast-track his £11. ...
Channel 4 chief David Abraham receives record pay package image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 12th of July 2017 01:25:12 PM
....The broadcaster made record revenues of £995m and experienced a growth of more than 20% in viewing and revenues from on-demand service All4 to more than £100m. Channel 4’s chairman, Charles Gurassa, defended Abraham’s pay: “If you look at [former ITV chief] Adam Crozier’s pay or look at the pay at Sky – not even the chief executive, look at the finance director – they earn 2. ...
Decade in the doldrums for hard-hit savers as low interest rates remain the same image
....”. Low rates are making life even harder for young people too with Elliott Silk, head of commercial at wealth managers Sanlam, saying that many are walking into a “retirement black hole”: “Sky-high rent, living costs and student loan repayments are also having a detrimental impact on their ability to think about longer term saving. ...
How much?? image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 4th of July 2017 10:26:38 PM
.... . Often he'll offer to tutor by Skype, but occasionally when he's offered a "stupid amount of money" he'll agree to fly out. ...
BT Sport wins TV rights to European rugby union image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 4th of July 2017 11:30:43 AM
....BT Sport also has the rights to the Aviva Premiership and the Anglo-Welsh Cup, It will show up to 69 live premiership matches this season. The new European deal will kick in after the forthcoming season, the last of the current deal which has seen both BT Sport and Sky Sports sharing the rights to broadcast the competitions. ...
Deliveroo set to become a tech 'unicorn' as investors seek a slice image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 2nd of July 2017 11:57:55 AM
....If Deliveroo secures the predicted injection of funds, the valuation could be as high as $1. 5bn, according to Sky News. ...
Murdochs or the Enlightenment? Only one will take Britain forward | Will Hutton image
.... It is also how we decide areas crucial to our national life and culture. Thus the current incoherent drama of 21st Century Fox bidding for the balance of Sky it does not own. ...
The Guardian view on Murdoch’s Sky takeover: not a done deal | Editorial image
....Did a smile steal across the face of Rupert Murdoch? It probably did so when the culture secretary Karen Bradley stood up in parliament on Thursday. While the billionaire was told his bid to buy the 61% of Sky that he does not own could give him too much power over the news and the political process in Britain, Mr Murdoch would have also heard that he and his family were “fit and proper” holders of a UK broadcast licence. ...
Ofcom has concerns about Murdoch power in UK if Sky bid allowed image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 29th of June 2017 06:55:06 PM
. Ofcom has published two in-depth reports on 21st Century Fox’s proposed takeover of Sky which demonstrate why it has concerns about the Murdochs’ influence on UK news and politics if the deal goes through. ...
Sky-Fox takeover deal likely to face competition probe image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 29th of June 2017 04:12:56 PM
. The culture secretary has said she is "minded to" refer Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox takeover of Sky to the competition watchdog. ...
HSBC ends up but FTSE ends lower image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 29th of June 2017 04:05:38 PM
....Glencore and Rio Tinto and Antofagasta were both up by more than 2%. Shares in Sky also performed well despite a probable referral to competition authorities of Murdoch giant Fox's plan to take it over fully. ...
The Tories must rein in Rupert Murdoch and block the Sky deal | Tom Watson image
.... I’m not holding my breath. The culture secretary’s statement that she’s minded to refer Fox’s bid for Sky to the Competition and Markets Authority is no surprise. ...
Rupert Murdoch's Sky bid is now very likely to succeed image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 29th of June 2017 03:01:16 PM
....Rupert Murdoch will be smiling. A possible referral of the Sky bid to the competition authorities is a setback, but the overall plot is moving perfectly satisfactorily from his point of view. ...
Labour MPs warn ministers against ‘grubby deal with Murdochs’ over Sky image
....Labour politicians told ministers “not to do a grubby deal with the Murdochs” in order to push through 21st Century Fox’s £11. 7bn takeover of Sky after Ofcom warned there were serious concerns that any takeover would hand the family increased influence over news and politics in the UK . ...
BT tops complaints league for broadband and pay-TV users image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 28th of June 2017 12:12:21 PM
....BT’s subsidiaries Plusnet and EE were the third and fourth most-complained about broadband suppliers, with 25 and 24 complaints per 100,000 subscribers respectively. Ofcom found that Sky had the fewest disgruntled broadband customers, with just eight complaints per 100,000 subscribers, followed by Virgin Media with 13. ...
Singhsbury’s store becomes Morrisinghs after legal threat image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 27th of June 2017 05:48:23 PM
....A picture of the new-look shop has been shared on Facebook more than 10,000 times since it was posted on Monday night. Nagra had the press at his shop all day on Tuesday and his friends called him when they spotted him on Sky News. ...
Sky Sports to replace numbered channels and slash prices in revamp image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 27th of June 2017 01:29:39 PM
. Sky is scrapping its numbered sports channels and replacing them with themed offerings focused on specific sports – led by football, golf and cricket – as it combats falling viewer numbers with a branding revamp and a cheaper viewing package. ...
The Guardian view on Murdoch’s Sky plan: a blow to media plurality | Editorial image
.... All this should have changed with the revelations of phone hacking and the exposure by the Leveson inquiry of the unhealthily close relationship between politicians and the media. The test of just how different things are will come this week when culture secretary Karen Bradley announces what should happen to the proposed purchase by media conglomerate 21st Century Fox, effectively controlled by the Murdoch family, of the remaining 61% of Sky, the pan-European broadcaster, that it does not already own. ...
Murdoch's Sky takeover bid: culture secretary's verdict due this week image
. Rupert Murdoch is about to learn whether the government has cleared his latest bid to buy Sky or whether concerns about competition could yet derail the deal. ...
Burberry faces upheaval as chairman signals departure image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 21st of June 2017 06:10:12 PM
.... This year, the company has attempted to appease investor anger by reducing overall pay deals. The search for Peace’s successor will be led by Jeremy Darroch, the chief executive of Sky who on Wednesday was named as senior independent director (SID) of Burberry. ...
Fox’s £11.7bn bid for Sky ‘should be referred to competition authorities’ image
....Labour’s deputy leader, Tom Watson, has called on the culture secretary to refer Rupert Murdoch’s proposed £11. 7bn takeover of Sky to the competition authorities for further scrutiny. ...
Co-op Bank in advanced talks to secure hundreds of millions for rescue image
....The update also acknowledged the importance of ongoing talks to shore up the £10bn pension fund for both the group and the bank. Sky News has reported that the group wants £200m to be put into the fund to allow it to be carved up between the two businesses. ...
ITV narrows search for successor to chief executive Adam Crozier image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 18th of June 2017 01:45:50 PM
. ITV’s hunt for a chief executive has narrowed to a shortlist that includes a senior Sky executive, the boss of an insurance group and the head of a Scottish broadcaster. ...
Netflix and Amazon 'will overtake UK cinema box office spending by 2020' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 14th of June 2017 05:01:18 AM
....41bn from cinemagoers. While Apple and Sky have also made inroads with their download services, the rise of streaming has been the biggest competitive challenge to cinemas in recent years. ...
Five-minute guide to following your football team image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Sunday 11th of June 2017 12:01:00 AM
.... . Fans who take out a subscription to both Sky Sports and BT Sport paid more than season ticket holders at 19 of the Premier League’s 20 football clubs during the 2016/17 season. ...
Election 2017: Pound under pressure amid Labour surge image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 8th of June 2017 09:42:36 PM
....Sir Vince is returning to the Commons after regaining the seat of Twickenham in southwest London for the Liberal Democrats. Sterling fell after an exit poll for the BBC, ITV and Sky released as the polls closed at 22:00 cast doubt on an overall Conservative majority, raising concerns about increased uncertainty and a possible delay to Brexit negotiations. ...
Why are human travel agents still so much better than websites? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 6th of June 2017 09:37:43 AM
.... Yet, despite the vast amount of data they plough through to find you the best price, most require an incredibly specific set of instructions before they’ll get to work. Skyscanner, for instance, will find you the cheapest flights between London and Tokyo for any given day, and will let you narrow those options down by limiting long layovers or only displaying direct flights. ...
Taking his own path image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 4th of June 2017 11:01:16 PM
....Over the past decade he says that modern technology and particularly the internet has made his job much easier. "I work with animators in Spain and designers in Asia, and things like Skype make it so easy to feel like you're in the same room as them. ...
For BA, a £100m compensation bill could be just the start image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 3rd of June 2017 02:59:09 PM
....While Willie Walsh, chief executive of IAG, briskly rebuffs any notion of staff or customer discontent, pointing to growing passenger and job applicant numbers, even City analysts who applauded his efficiencies have started to wonder if the costcutting has gone too far. Among European airlines, BA has some of the lowest satisfaction scores for customers and staff, according to surveys by Glassdoor and Skytrax. ...
Jay Hunt quits Channel 4 post just days before decision on top job image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 2nd of June 2017 10:47:33 AM
.... “The service contracts of all the executive members are subject to notice periods of one year or less,” it said in its annual report. Potential candidates to take over Hunt’s role include her deputy, Ralph Lee, the Channel 5 programming chief, Ben Frow, the Sony Pictures Television chief creative officer, Wayne Garvie, and the Sky entertainment programming chief, Zai Bennett. ...
Hollywood and TV put the squeeze on UK's low-budget film-makers image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 31st of May 2017 08:22:26 AM
....As well as the changing focus of the film industry, pressure is being ramped up by the boom in big-budget drama flooding TV, typified by shows such as Netflix’s £100m co-production The Crown. In the US the number of scripted shows being made annually has more than doubled since 2010 to more than 500 this year; Netflix recently revealed it has 90 original productions under way in Europe alone – Sky has 80 – and traditional broadcasters such as ITV and the BBC have upped their game with huge hits such as Broadchurch and Line of Duty. ...
Painstaking detail of Brexit process revealed in EU documents image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 30th of May 2017 06:00:00 AM
....In two policy papers, the bloc has elaborated its stance on the Brexit bill and citizens’ rights. Neither Theresa May nor Jeremy Corbyn referred to them directly during a 90-minute Sky/Channel 4 TV debate on Monday evening. ...
Virgin’s £241 penalty because we have to move home image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 30th of May 2017 06:00:00 AM
.... MF, West Norwood, London. • At the end of February I contacted Virgin in order to install its TV broadband and telephone, replacing BT and Sky. ...
British Airways CEO will not resign despite 'catastrophic' IT failure image
.... “We’ve made some progress with passengers affected from Saturday and Sunday . Just over two-thirds of those affected will make it to their final destination by the end of the day,” he told Sky News. ...
British Airways: turmoil continues after IT failure grounds flights image
....com/naKLKbYHii. Melanie Ware, who flew in from Los Angeles and was trying to get to Venice on her honeymoon, told Sky News: “We rebooked for Venice for tonight, which they also have cancelled now. ...
Broadband price wars: TalkTalk fires superfast salvo at super-low cost image
....net (part of BT), Vodafone and the lesser-known Origin also offer fibre for £25, although with the first two there are small set-up fees, and no price guarantee. Sky has a fibre deal that at £20 a month looks cheaper, however users are limited to 25GB of data downloads each month, rather defeating the “upgrading” exercise. ...
Ansell offloads condom division for $600m image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 25th of May 2017 10:08:57 AM
....Australia's Ansell is selling its condom division to Humanwell Healthcare Group and CITIC Capital China Partners in an all-cash deal. Global sales of its brands, which include Mates, Skyn and Jissbon, lag behind Reckitt Benckiser's Durex. ...
Amazon steps up battle with Netflix and Sky by adding new UK channels image
. Amazon is to add more than 40 TV channels to its UK streaming service, including ITV and live sport for the first time, upping the stakes against rival Netflix and pay-TV operators such as Sky. ...
Amazon adds live TV channels to Prime Video image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 22nd of May 2017 11:31:02 PM
...."That's not going to happen here. Sky have HBO and Showtime locked down, at least for now, and will hold on to them aggressively. ...
Mersey feat: world's biggest wind turbines go online near Liverpool image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 17th of May 2017 05:30:46 AM
.... Previous offshore windfarm subsidy deals have cost well above £100 per megawatt hour. “This and other projects have been crucial for driving costs down for the whole industry,” said Skyes, pointing to the Burbo Bank extension. ...
Toyota 'backs flying car project' in Japan image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 14th of May 2017 10:33:46 AM
....The Nikkei Asian Review reports Toyota and its group companies have agreed in principle to support the project. So far crowdfunding has paid for development of the so-called Skydrive car, which uses drone technology and has three wheels and four rotors. ...
BT chief's pay package slashed by £4m over Italian accounting scandal image
.... ”. Tony Ball, the former boss of Sky TV and chairman of BT’s remuneration committee, said the Italian scandal was not the only reason bonuses were withheld. ...
21st Century Fox hit by lack of blockbusters image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 10th of May 2017 09:14:26 PM
.... . But executives were upbeat, pointing to rising revenues and its bid to take full control of Sky, the European satellite broadcaster. ...
Kelvin Mackenzie to leave The Sun after Ross Barkley column image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 9th of May 2017 06:06:04 AM
....Ofcom is currently examining an £11. 7bn bid from 21st Century Fox, also run by Mr Murdoch, of broadcaster Sky, of which it already owns 39%. ...
'Block Fox bid for Sky', says ex-guest claiming harassment image
. A woman who alleges she was sexually harassed at Fox News has asked UK media regulators to block 21st Century Fox's planned purchase of Sky. ...
Labour looks at  new tax bracket for those earning £80k-£150k image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 7th of May 2017 10:20:48 AM
....Alan Johnson, a Labour former home secretary who is stepping down as an MP at the election, said Corbyn had shown he could deliver his message to “rallies to hundreds of supporters in safe Labour territory,” but had to expand this reach in the election. “Here’s a chance for him to do that and he has to grasp [it],” Johnson told Sky News’s Sophy Ridge on Sunday. ...
Tripsta charges £118 to change misspelled name on flight booking image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 6th of May 2017 06:00:56 AM
....uk, which is based in Greece, to book two tickets from London to New York on Aer Lingus, but within hours realised he had transposed the last two letters of his wife’s surname. He had been directed to Tripsta from the flight-finding site Skyscanner. ...
Dumped by a stranger image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 5th of May 2017 09:03:51 PM
....Online errand-running business TaskRabbit says people who will queue up for others - whether in person or online - are in popular demand on its platform. "We see hundreds of requests for London Taskers to wait online for the latest restaurant and theatre tickets, or wait for a BT or Sky technician to arrive, or even queue for five hours for the latest Yeezy shoe [Kanye West trainers]," says Ian Arthurs, TaskRabbit's chief operating officer. ...
Bill O’Reilly accuser to meet Ofcom as Fox News scandal threatens Sky deal image
. One of the women accusing former Fox News presenter Bill O’Reilly of sexual harassment is to meet Ofcom next week, as the growing scandal at Rupert Murdoch’s US media empire threatens its proposed takeover of Sky in Europe. ...
TV's got talent: top jobs in UK broadcasting up for grabs image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 4th of May 2017 06:29:22 AM
....His departure means both ITV and its nearest rival, Channel 4, are seeking new chief executives. Scottish broadcaster STV has also just begun the search for a new chief executive; while the top jobs at Sky and the BBC may be up for grabs within the next year. ...
Adam Crozier will leave ITV looking a picture of health image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 3rd of May 2017 06:50:32 PM
....Back in 2010, the company carried so much debt it couldn’t afford to pay a dividend. It made few programmes that sold abroad and Sky and YouTube were the existential threats of the day. ...
Loyalty does pay … for Sky, but not for its customers image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 3rd of May 2017 06:00:22 AM
. After reading your letter about Sky customers dropping the paid-for service and using Freesat instead, I tried to do this. ...
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Scaling success image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 2nd of May 2017 11:15:46 PM
....They've been shipped from one of dozens of fish farms in the sea lochs of Scotland's north-west coast, where they swam earlier on Sunday in a large cage, machine fed for up to three years, growing as big as 8kg. Mallaig is on a picturesque promontory looking over the sea to Skye. ...
Repeats to fade: how big-budget drama is taking over television image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 30th of April 2017 02:07:13 PM
.... With the age-old problem of the barren TV schedule now a thing of the past, the tradition of dredging up reruns of classic shows in times of need could be over. Last month, Sky added to the scripted TV boom with a $250m (£193m) production joint-venture with HBO, maker of shows including Game of Thrones and Billions, to create a “global drama series powerhouse” to compete with Netflix and Amazon. ...
Five-a-side firms Goals and Powerleague in merger talks image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 24th of April 2017 10:24:36 AM
....4%. The announcement followed a report on Sky News that the two were discussing a possible tie-up. ...
Missing million image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 23rd of April 2017 11:01:31 PM
....Further research however revealed through a signature on a Page of Testimony the existence of cousins of her husband, living in Hamburg. The families now speak to each other each week on Skype. ...
O’Reilly’s exit shows the sons are rising in the Murdoch empire image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 23rd of April 2017 05:59:05 AM
.... This is 21st Century Fox, not a Rupert construct from 50 years back. Worse – as noted here a couple of weeks ago – what swills around in New York also washes up on the London doorstep of Ofcom as it sweats to decide whether the Murdochs are “fit and proper” people to own all of Sky. ...
Electric flying car that takes off vertically could be future of transport image
....The once fanciful concept of flying cars appears to be a step closer to reality, after a German company completed successful test flights of a “flying taxi”. Munich-based Lilium, backed by investors who include Skype co-founder Niklas Zennström, said the planned five-seater jet, which will be capable of vertical take-off and landing, could be used for urban air-taxi and ride-sharing services. ...
Inquiry into Murdoch's Sky deal delayed until after general election image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 21st of April 2017 11:30:59 AM
....An investigation by the UK media regulator into Rupert Murdoch’s £11. 7bn takeover of Sky has been delayed until after the general election. ...
Government extends Sky takeover inquiry image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 21st of April 2017 11:29:35 AM
. The government has given regulators more time to investigate the proposed takeover of broadcaster Sky by 21st Century Fox. ...
Which? survey reveals best and worst UK broadband providers image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 21st of April 2017 06:00:11 AM
....The biggest broadband providers are failing on basic customer service, speed and reliability – with TalkTalk and BT named as the worst suppliers – according to a survey by consumer group Which?. TalkTalk, BT, Sky and EE – which collectively have a 72% share of the market – all scored poorly in the broadband customer satisfaction survey. ...
Sir David Attenborough to become 3D hologram for Sky VR documentary image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 20th of April 2017 11:15:04 AM
....Sir David Attenborough is to be turned into a hologram for a virtual reality tour of the Natural History Museum in London that promises to allow users to “handle” rare fossils from the comfort of their own home. Sky has commissioned the new experience, called Hold the World, which it says is a marriage of interactive video game technology and TV documentary. ...
Sky announces HBO co-production deal image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 20th of April 2017 07:23:20 AM
Fox forcing out Bill O’Reilly could appease critics of the Sky deal | Graham Ruddick image
....The controversial Fox News host Bill O’Reilly has been dropped from the network after allegations of inappropriate behaviour and sexual harassment, in a development that could have significant implications for the Murdoch empire on both sides of the Atlantic. Ofcom, the British media regulator, is considering whether 21st Century Fox, the parent company of Fox News, is a “fit and proper” owner of pay-TV broadcaster Sky. ...
Premier League revenues soar but clubs still make a loss image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 19th of April 2017 11:05:23 PM
....He said an example of these one-off items was Chelsea making a big financial provision against the early cancellation of their kit supply deal with Adidas. Overall league revenues are set to be even higher in this season, thanks to the effects of the new television deal with Sky and BT, which kicked off last August and is worth a record £5. ...

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