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Sony announces ¥440BN stock and bond issue

Rebecca Hawkes 30-06-2015

Japanese electronics giant Sony Corporation is to raise ¥440 billion (US$3.6 billion) through an issue of new stock and bonds on both Japanese and international capital markets on 17 August.

Egyptian Court to deliver verdict on Al Jazeera journalists

Rebecca Hawkes 30-06-2015

An Egyptian court is set to deliver the verdict on the trial of Al Jazeera journalists Baher Mohamed, Mohamed Fahmy and Peter Greste at the end of July.

Satellite dominates as African pay-TV market registers 15% growth

Pay-TV Rebecca Hawkes 30-06-2015

Africa's pay-TV market has grown by over 15% year-on-year in the 12 months to the end of March 2015, with satellite platforms accounting for the lion's share, according to Dataxis.

Videocon d2h adds Kannada music, news channels

Satellite Rebecca Hawkes 30-06-2015

Indian satellite TV operator Videocon d2h has strengthened its regional language offering with two more direct-to-home channels – Raj News Kannada and Raj Musix Kannada.

TV18, CNN to go separate ways

Cable Rebecca Hawkes 30-06-2015

The TV arm of Indian media group Network18 and US cable giant CNN are to work independently in the subcontinent when their co-licensing agreement expires in January 2016.

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