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ChinaCache International Holdings Ltd., the leading total solutions provider of Internet content and application delivery services in China, today announced that ChinaCache Xin Run Technology (Beijing) Co., Limited ("Xin Run"), in which ChinaCache holds 40% equity interest, has entered into definitive agreements to form a joint venture ("JV") with Henan…

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Cable and satellite distributors will let subscribers who don't usually get Fox Business Network watch the Republican presidential debates airing on Jan. 14. Fox Business has reached agreements with DirecTV, Suddenlink, Mediacom, Wide Open West and Cox Communications, along with a number of NCTC members to unbundle the channel. The…

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Bharti AirtelBSE 0.10 % has signed a pact to sell 100% of its operations in Burkina Faso and Sierra Leone to Orange SA for around $900 million (Rs 6,030 crore), but its exclusive talks to sell businesses in Chad and Congo Brazzaville to the French company lapsed. Airtel has been…

Thursday, Jan 14, 2016
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A+E Networks has hired Paul Greenberg as executive VP and general manager of its FYI network. Greenberg, who had been CEO of millennial women-focused fashion, music and pop culture brand Nylon, will be in charge of all of FYI’s activities, effective Jan. 19. Jana Bennett launched FYI in 2014 as…

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Reliance Communications (RCom) today said stock exchanges BSE and NSE gave their go-ahead to its deal to acquire Russian conglomerate Sistema's Indian telecom unit, Sistema Shyam Teleservices Ltd (SSTL). "We wish to inform you that we have received observation letter from BSE Ltd and National Stock Exchange of India Ltd…

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Microsoft Pulse, a rea-time voting platform run by the software giant, said it has partnered with CNN, MSNBC, NBC Universo and Telemundo to enable U.S. viewers to provide real-time feedback tonight during President Obama’s final State of the Union address. During the SOTU, which gets underway at 9 p.m. ET,…

Wednesday, Jan 13, 2016
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One World Sports said it has reached a multi-year, multi-platform agreement for exclusive carriage of Juventus TV, the club channel of Italian soccer team Juventus Football Club S.p.A. According to the deal, One World Sports will air exclusive first-runs of complementary programming including pre- and post-game analysis, player interviews and…

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Nexstar Broadcasting Group Inc. on Monday restated its commitment to buying Media General Inc., but didn’t raise the stakes in the three-way merger standoff with rival deal-seeker Meredith Corp. Nexstar said it would “take all necessary actions to consummate a transaction that is clearly in the best interests of both…

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Sony Pictures Networks India (SPN) on Monday announced the launch of two sports channels in partnership with ESPN, which is making a comeback in India. The two channels, SONY ESPN and SONY ESPN HD, will go live on January 17. SPN CEO N P Singh said: "As a network, SPN…

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Fox Networks Group said it is reorganizing its international television unit, consolidating its international channels under regional hubs in Europe, Latin America and Asia, and adding that Fox International Channels CEO Hernan Lopez will leave the company to launch a new venture. Under the new structure, Jan Koeppen will become…