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Finance Comcast parries Rupert Murdoch's Sky bid with £26bn offer
Author: 0 Comcast parries Rupert Murdoch's Sky bid with £26bn offer

Britain's culture secretary has cleared the way for Twenty-First Century Fox's bid for Sky following pledges that it will safeguard the independence of Sky News. Reuters is reporting that Comcast is doing it now so that Fox shareholders won't have antitrust concerns, plus increase their chances for uprooting Disney's bid.

Finance Election of new Mexican president adds uncertainty to future of NAFTA talks
Author: 0 Election of new Mexican president adds uncertainty to future of NAFTA talks

Our neighbours down south visiting Canada's biggest tourist attraction say this trade war is hurting both countries. Lopez Obrador told the Televisa network Monday that he will respect the current team of negotiators, and let them continue representing Mexico until he takes office December 1, noting that he wants to have information on what's being discussed and "to help as much as we can".