R. Murdoch interested in entering Serbia Media Market

R. Murdoch interested in entering Serbia Media Market

The News Corporation, one of the biggest international media companies, has for several years been interested in media in Serbia and is taking part in a competition for permits for national broadcasting of TV programs. In a statement to Belgrade daily Blic, News Corporation President in charge of central and eastern Europe Martin Pompadour said News Corp, which is led by media magnate Rupert Murdoch, plans to develop a television entertainment network with a strong independent news program in the event that it is successful in securing a permit for broadcasting in Serbia. News Corporation is also working on plans for the onset of the work of a Fox cable network in Serbia, Pompadour said