M/04/037 – Setanta Sport / Celtic F.C.

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Transaction details

proposal whereby Setanta Sport (PPV) Limited (モSetantaヤ) and Celtic F.C. Limited (モCelticヤ) would together establish and develop a television channel, Celtic TV (モthe proposed joint ventureヤ).

Notification date Decision date
Thursday June 17, 2004 Wednesday, July 14, 2004
Parties Involved Business activities
Setanta Sport

core business is televised broadcasting of sports events, such as GAA matches and boxing bouts.

Celtic F.C.

Celtic manages the business of Celtic Football Club, a professional soccer club based in Glasgow, Scotland. Celticメs principal business in the State relates to retail activities.

Economic sector Media merger
Broadcasting Yes
Submissions from third parties due by:
Phase 1 Phase 2
Current status: Completed
Further information required (Phase 1)
Authorised Officer Assigned Contact Details


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