M/05/022 – Alpha Publications / Midmedia

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Transaction details

Proposal whereby Alpha Publications Limited (Alpha) would acquire substantially all of the assets of Midmedia Limited (Midmedia). The Authority informed the parties and the Minister that it considers the transaction to be a media merger within the meaning of the Act.

Notification date Decision date
Tuesday May 17, 2005 Monday, May 30, 2005
Parties Involved Business activities
Alpha Publications

Newspaper publishing


Newspaper publishing

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


Media enquiries: MKC Communications: 01 7038600

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