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Liberty may split international businesses

Cable giant Liberty Global is considering separating its European and Latin American businesses. Attending the The World Economic Forum meeting in Davos, Switzerland, Liberty Global CEO Mike Fries said the international cable operator’s European business is experiencing strong growth. But low broadband penetration in Latin America meant that, while there remained an opportunity in the […]

BBC Worldwide sells 200 hours to LifeStyle Network

BBC Worldwide has sold a package of 200+ hours of lifestyle programming into Australia. Foxtel-backed pay TV network LifeStyle has acquired the shows. Titles covered by the deal include property series Phil Spencer Secret Agent and DIY SOS and cooking series Hairy Bikers: Best of British and Hairy Bikers: Everyday Gourmet, which will be shown […]