The Latest: Fox acknowledges Comcast bid, will review it

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Comcast's challenge to Disney for Fox (all times local):

6:15 p.m.

Twenty-First Century Fox says it has received Comcast's unsolicited $65 billion offer for its assets and will review it.

Comcast and Disney are battling over Fox assets including its movie studios, cable networks and international business. The Fox television network and some cable channels including Fox News and Fox Business Network are not part of the deal.

Fox agreed to Disney's earlier $52.4 billion offer for Fox in December and shareholders were set to vote on it on July 10. In a statement, Fox said it remains subject to its agreement with Disney and will "carefully review and consider" the Comcast proposal....

3 Published By - Houston Chronicle - Technology and Science - 2018.06.14. 00:39
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