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Comcast to win unconditional EU okay for Sky bid: sources

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By Foo Yun CheeBRUSSELS (Reuters) - U.S. cable company Comcast is set to gain unconditional EU antitrust approval for its bid to buy European pay-TV company Sky , two people familiar with the matter said on Friday.The world's biggest entertainment company is battling Rupert Murdoch's Twenty-First Century Fox for Sky. The media mogul bid's to buy all of Sky has been delayed by politicians and regulators worried about the power of the enlarged media group.The European Commission, which is scheduled to decide on Comcast's offer by June 15, did not respond to a request for comment by email. It ...

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First Published: Fri, June 08 2018. 23:19 IST
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