M/05/038 – Leinster Leader / Tallaght Publishing

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Transaction details

Proposal whereby The Leinster Leader Limited (the Leinster Leader) would acquire the entire issued share capital of Tallaght Publishing Limited (Tallaght Publishing). 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
Wednesday June 29, 2005 Sunday, May 22, 2005
Parties Involved Business activities
Leinster Leader

Newspaper publishing

Tallaght Publishing

Local newspaper publishing

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


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