Sky Network Television

Sky Network Television shareholders back Vodafone NZ deal

Sky Network Television shareholders have approved the firm’s planned NZ$3.44 billion (€2.15 billion) merger with Vodafone New Zealand. At a special meeting of shareholders yesterday some 99.8% approved the deal, with 78.6% cent of the Sky TV shares on issue voted by proxy. Addressing shareholders, Sky chairman of the board, Peter Macourt, said together with Vodafone the […]

Sky Network Television and Vodafone NZ agree €2.15bn merger

Sky Network Television and Vodafone New Zealand have agreed a NZ$3.44 billion (€2.15 billion) merger that will see them offer content “across all platforms and devices”. Citing a “rapidly evolving media landscape” the companies said that the combined group will provide an “enhanced customer experience and greater choice of products and services” – spanning entertainment […]

Sky Network Television in talks over Vodafone NZ merger

New Zealand pay TV operator Sky Network Television has confirmed that it is holding talks with Vodafone about a potential domestic merger. In a statement released to the New Zealand stock exchange, Sky said that it is in discussions with Vodafone Group regarding a “potential transaction involving a combination of the businesses of Sky and […]