Global Radio says it is disappointed by the decision to reject its appeal against the Competition Commission ruling that it must sell several stations.
Global Radio's appeal against a Competition Commission ruling that it should have to sell stations in seven areas of the UK in order to complete the takeover of GMG Radio has been dismissed.
The findings of an appeal by Global Radio against the Competition Commission's ruling on the takeover of GMG Radio are to be announced by the end of this week.
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The recent decision by the Competition Commission saying Global Radio must sell radio stations in seven markets is being challenged.
Almost a year after Global Radio bought the Guardian's radio assets, Real and Smooth Ltd has seen a number of on-air and off-air changes.
Various local businesses across the UK have offered their support for Global Radio's complete takeover of the former GMG Radio business.
The Competition Commission has offered three possible remedies for how Global Radio can overcome the provisional findings for taking over RSL.
The Competition Commission has released a Statement of Issues on the investigation into the acquisition by Global Radio of GMG Radio Holdings.