RTL in Talks to Buy German TV News Stake

05 July 2002

Bertelsmann-owned European broadcaster RTL Group is in negotiation to buy a 47.3% stake in German television news channel NTV.

The holding is currently in the hands of German publishing group Verlagsgruppe Georg von Holtzbrinck, owner of daily business newspaper Handelsbaltt.

Data sourced from: The Times (London); additional content by WARC staff