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US, AT&T at odds over CNN in Time Warner deal

Both companies have struggled to keep younger viewers from flocking to online services like Netflix Inc and Amazon.com Inc`s Prime Video.

Nov 09, 2017, 08:55 AM IST

AT&T CEO hints at launching mobile video streaming service

AT&T Inc Chief Executive Randall Stephenson on Tuesday hinted at launching a mobile video streaming service as early as January to target price-conscious U.S. viewers who don`t currently have pay-TV subscriptions.

Dec 09, 2015, 15:44 PM IST

AT&T's $48.5 billion DirecTV purchase gets final US okay

AT&T received final U.S. regulatory approval on Friday to buy DirecTV for $48.5 billion, combining the country`s No. 2 wireless carrier with the largest satellite-TV provider.

Jul 25, 2015, 09:23 AM IST

FCC approves AT&T-DirecTV merger: Sources

The US Federal Communications Commission voted on Thursday to approve a proposed $48.5 billion merger of AT&T Inc and DirecTV , according to people familiar with the votes.

Jul 24, 2015, 09:19 AM IST

AT&T nears US approval of $48.5 billion DirecTV merger

AT&T Inc is close to wrapping up its deal to buy DirecTV as U.S. telecom and antitrust regulators signalled a green light for the $48.5 billion merger that would create the country`s largest pay-TV company.

Jul 22, 2015, 06:19 AM IST

AT&T nears US approval of $48.5 billion DirecTV merger

AT&T Inc is close to wrapping up its deal to buy DirecTV as U.S. telecom and antitrust regulators signalled a green light for the $48.5 billion merger that would create the country`s largest pay-TV company.

Jul 22, 2015, 06:19 AM IST

US Justice Department gives nod to AT&T-DirecTV merger

AT&T Inc has won U.S. antitrust approval to buy DirecTV for $48.5 billion, an acquisition that will combine the country`s No. 2 wireless carrier with the largest satellite-TV provider, the Justice Department said on Tuesday.

Jul 22, 2015, 04:13 AM IST

AT&T-DirecTV merger may hinge on NFL agreement

AT&T Inc can pull out of its agreement to buy DirecTV if the satellite TV operator is unable to renew a deal with the National Football League to offer the popular NFL Sunday Ticket football package, according to a regulatory filing on Monday.

May 20, 2014, 10:28 AM IST

AT&T makes bet on video with $48.5 bln DirecTV bid

AT&T Inc plans to pay USD 48.5 billion to buy DirecTV, in the latest sign that the wireless industry and the U.S. television market are set to converge as customers consume more video on their mobile devices.

May 19, 2014, 14:07 PM IST

AT&T nears DirecTV purchase in new jolt to TV landscape

AT&T is close to announcing that it will buy the No. 1 U.S. satellite TV operator DirecTV.

May 18, 2014, 09:32 AM IST

AT&T in talks to buy DirecTV for nearly $50 bn

AT&T Inc is in active talks to buy satellite TV provider DirecTV and may complete a deal in the next few weeks.

May 13, 2014, 10:09 AM IST