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News Corp ents biz named 21st Century Fox

The entertainment and media arm of News Corp will be called 21st Century Fox. The name will come into effect once News Corp completes the split of its entertainment and publishing arms later this year. Furthermore, the moves puts pay to the Fox Group moniker, which will cease to exist at that point. Falling under […]

News Corp. selling US$700m Sky NZ stake

News Corp. is selling its 44% stake in Sky New Zealand. Its share in the Kiwi pay TV platform is expected to raise the media giant about US$700 million. Trading in Sky shares was halted as the sale of the News’ share went ahead and is expected to recommend on March 6. Michael Miller, a […]

Sky Italia struggles as News Corp. posts strong results

Sky Italia swung to a loss and shed customers in the most recent quarter and parent company News Corp. gave notice that the Italian pay TV operator will not meet earlier performance targets. The poor performance of Sky Italia came as News Corp.’s other cable TV and production divisions reported a strong quarter. Sky Italia reported […]