M/15/039 – Liberty Global / TV3
The proposed acquisition of TV3 Television Network Limited by Liberty Global plc, has been cleared by the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.
|Notification date||Decision date|
|Tuesday July 21, 2015||Friday, October 2, 2015|
|Parties Involved||Business activities|
|Liberty Global plc||
Liberty Global is active as a cable network operator in a number of European countries, including in Ireland via its subsidiary UPC Communications Ireland Ltd.
|TV3 Television Network Limited||
TV3 Group is active in the State in TV broadcasting and its related catch up/VOD service.
|Economic sector||Media merger|
|The television and media sector in Ireland.||Yes|
|Submissions from third parties due by:|
|Phase 1||Phase 2|
|Tuesday, August 4, 2015|
|Date of Requirement for Information||Date Information Received|
|Monday, August 31, 2015||Friday, September 11, 2015|
|Current status: Completed|
|Cleared (Phase 1)|
|Authorised Officer Assigned||Contact Details|
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