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I. News Corp UK and Ireland Limited - Invitation to comment on a request to release undertakings accepted by the Secretary of State in July 2019, which replaced and varied the conditions relating to The Times and The Sunday Times approved by the then Secretary of State for Trade and Industry in January 1981. 6p. II. Annex A: Undertakings instead of conditions attached to the Secretary of State's consent to the transfer of The Times and The Sunday Times Newspapers to News Corp UK & Ireland Limited. 70p. III. Annex B: Application to release the undertakings. 17p. Annex C: Letters from the Editors of the Times and Sunday Times and Independent National Directors to the Director, Media and Creative Industries, DDCMS. 3p.

Deposited in both Houses, committed on 24 June 2021

Paper reference DEP2021-0512

Title

I. News Corp UK and Ireland Limited - Invitation to comment on a request to release undertakings accepted by the Secretary of State in July 2019, which replaced and varied the conditions relating to The Times and The Sunday Times approved by the then Secretary of State for Trade and Industry in January 1981. 6p. II. Annex A: Undertakings instead of conditions attached to the Secretary of State's consent to the transfer of The Times and The Sunday Times Newspapers to News Corp UK & Ireland Limited. 70p. III. Annex B: Application to release the undertakings. 17p. Annex C: Letters from the Editors of the Times and Sunday Times and Independent National Directors to the Director, Media and Creative Industries, DDCMS. 3p.

Notes

Written Ministerial Statement 24/06/2021

Dates

24 June 2021
Date the commitment to deposit the paper was made
24 June 2021
Date the paper was written
24 June 2021
Date the Libraries received the paper

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Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

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Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport