CMA names investigation group for Fox-Sky deal

Anne Lambert

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has appointed the investigation group that will put together its report into 21st Century Fox’s planned £18.5 billion (€20.5 billion)… Read more

Ofcom submits additional advice on Fox-Sky bid

Karen bradley

Ofcom has submitted additional advice on the proposed merger between 21st Century Fox and Sky to the UK government. The broadcast regulator made the submission… Read more

Ofcom could face judicial review over ‘fit and proper’ Sky ruling

Ofcom CEO Sharon White

Ofcom could face a judicial review of its ruling that Sky would remain a “fit and proper” holder of a UK broadcast licence if 21st… Read more

Fox faces Sky delay as government calls on Ofcom to look at ‘new evidence’

Karen Bradley

The UK government has said that submissions made in relation to 21st Century Fox’s planned acquisition of Sky “raise new evidence” and has asked media… Read more

Ofcom report shines light on UK binge viewing habits

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The UK has become “a nation of binge viewers” but there are stark differences between how older and younger people watch TV, according to Ofcom.… Read more

BT offers to bring 10Mbps broadband to 99% of the UK


BT has offered to invest up to £600 million (€670 million) to deliver internet speeds of 10Mbps to 99% of the UK by 2020, as… Read more

Ofcom: viewing habits between young and old is widening


The gap between the viewing habits of the youngest and oldest audiences is widening, according to Ofcom’s latest research into public service broadcasting (PSB). The… Read more

Fox’s Sky takeover set for UK watchdog probe

Karen Bradley

21st Century Fox’s £11.7 billion (€13.2 billion) takeover of European pay TV operator Sky is likely to be referred to the UK’s Competition and Markets… Read more

Ofcom submits Sky takeover report to culture secretary

Karen Bradley

UK regulator Ofcom has submitted its public interest report on the proposed acquisition of Sky by 21st Century Fox to the government, with culture, media… Read more

Ofcom: 700 MHz clearance on track for 2020 completion

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The UK reallocation of 700 MHz spectrum from TV to mobile broadband is on track to be completed by the end of Q2, 2020, according… Read more