Media merger rejection "not difficult at all"
Tuesday, 11 June 2019, 10:37 am
Media merger rejection "not difficult at all", says outgoing
By Pattrick Smellie
(BusinessDesk) - Rejecting the proposed merger between New
Zealand news publishers NZME and Stuff was “not one of the
most difficult decisions at all” for Mark Berry in his 10
years at the helm of the Commerce Commission.
BusinessDesk as he prepared to hand the commission's
leadership over to Anna Rawlings from the first of this
month, Berry said the decision to turn down the proposed
merger between Vodafone and Sky Network Television was "far