M/10/027 – Northern & Shell Broadcasting / CLT – UFA Holdings
The Competition Authority has today approved the proposed transaction whereby Northern & Shell Broadcasting Limited would acquire CLT – UFA Holdings Limited.
|Notification date||Decision date|
|Friday August 20, 2010||Friday, September 10, 2010|
|Parties Involved||Business activities|
|Northern & Shell Broadcasting Limited||
N & S Group: which is headquartered in London, is principally engaged in newspaper publishing and printing, magazine publishing, television broadcasting and exploitation and further development of intellectual property.
|CLT - UFA Holdings Limited||
CLT - UFA Holdings: the company and its subsidiaries operate Five, which is a national terrestrial analogue television channel licensed by the Office of Communications (Ofcom) in the United Kingdom, and related businesses. Five is principally engaged in television broadcasting.
|Economic sector||Media merger|
|Submissions from third parties due by:|
|Phase 1||Phase 2|
|Sunday, August 29, 2010|
|Current status: Completed|
|Cleared (Phase 1)|
|Authorised Officer Assigned||Contact Details|
Tel: 01-804 5396, email:firstname.lastname@example.org
Media enquiries: MKC Communications: 01 7038600