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Zee-Sony merger's market overlaps won't harm competition, media giants tell Indian regulator

By Freny Patel
  • 06 May 2022 03:24
  • 06 May 2022 03:24
The Zee Entertainment Enterprises-Sony Group mega-merger won’t cause any appreciable adverse effect on competition, but the market definition used to assess the deal “should be left open,” the companies have told India’s antitrust watchdog.

In their joint filing with the Competition Commission of India, or CCI, Zee and Sony urged antitrust officials to

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Freny Patel


Freny has been covering antitrust law, M&A and regulations for over a decade, serving as Asia editor at Policy and Regulatory Report. Prior to joining as an editor at Mergermarket, she headed the banking bureau of a leading Indian financial daily, Business Standard. When India privatized the insurance sector, she had her own column in The Observer.

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