RTL Group acquires the remaining shareholding in the German news channel n-tv / German Cartel Office approves acquisition from CNN

Luxembourg, 12 April 2006 – RTL Group acquires the remaining 50 per cent in the news channel n-tv from the current shareholder CNN. This takes RTL Group’s shareholding in n-tv to 100 per cent. The German Cartel Office today approved the application presented in November 2005 without any conditions.

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Oliver Herrgesell
RTL Group
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