M/07/048 – News Corporation/ Dow Jones
The proposed acquisition of Sole Control of Dow Jones & Co., Inc. by News Corporation.
|Notification date||Decision date|
|Monday August 27, 2007||Thursday, September 13, 2007|
|Parties Involved||Business activities|
|MBNA International Bank Ltd.|
|AGF-Irish Life Holdings plc|
|Church and General Insurance plc|
A global media and entertainment company active in the United States, Europe, Australia, Asia and in the Pacific Basin.
|Dow Jones & Co., Inc.||
A US-based publisher of business and financial news and information through newspapers, newswires, magazines, the Internet, indexes, television and radio.
|Economic sector||Media merger|
|Submissions from third parties due by:|
|Phase 1||Phase 2|
|Saturday, September 8, 2007|
|Current status: Completed|
|Cleared (Phase 1)|
|Authorised Officer Assigned||Contact Details|
01 - 804 5423, firstname.lastname@example.org
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