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  • BSkyB to take over Italian, German pay TV networks

    BSkyB to take over Italian, German pay TV networks

    Friday, July 25 2014 6:15 AM EDT2014-07-25 10:15:16 GMT
    London-based satellite broadcaster BSkyB has announced agreements to purchase Sky Italia and 57 percent of Sky Deutschland from 21st Century Fox.
    London-based satellite broadcaster BSkyB has agreed to take control of its sister companies in Italy and Germany, creating a European pay TV giant, by buying stakes from 21st Century Fox.
  • UK economy grows 0.8 pct to reach pre-crisis size

    UK economy grows 0.8 pct to reach pre-crisis size

    Friday, July 25 2014 6:12 AM EDT2014-07-25 10:12:10 GMT
    Official figures show Britain's economy has surpassed its pre-recession size for the first time since the 2008 global banking crisis.
    Official figures show Britain's economy has surpassed its pre-recession size for the first time since the 2008 global banking crisis.
  • World markets drift ahead of US data next week

    World markets drift ahead of US data next week

    Friday, July 25 2014 5:22 AM EDT2014-07-25 09:22:31 GMT
    Most major Asian stock markets rose Friday after U.S. unemployment claims fell to an eight-year low and tensions over the downing of a Malaysia Airlines jet eased.
    European stock markets were down Friday, while Asian markets took cheer from U.S. unemployment claims falling to an eight-year low. Traders were generally cautious at the end of the week, taking a wait-and-see attitude...
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