Reliance Industries

Amazon and Reliance to make plays for domestic IPL rights

Amazon and Reliance Industries are considering making big plays for domestic rights to cricket’s lucrative Indian Premier League (IPL). The IPL is one of the most-watched sports competitions in the world. The 2020 edition of the IPL, broadcast by Disney-owned Star India, was watched for 383 billion minutes while the opening match alone attracted more […]

Reliance Industries seeks US$1.6 bln investment to increase Viacom18 stake

Indian conglomerate Reliance Industries is looking to raise US$1.6 billion to buy ViacomCBS out of their joint-venture operation Viacom18. Reliance owns 51% of Viacom18, with the business running channels in India including Nickelodeon and Comedy Central. The remainder is owned by ViacomCBS. According to Reuters, Reliance is in talks with an investment company led by […]