Viacom Is Said to be Getting More Than $600 Million a Year from DirecTV -Bloomberg TV
07/20/2012| 10:32am US/Eastern
Viacom Inc. (VIA, VIAB) is to receive more than $600 million a year in programming fees under a new seven-year agreement struck with DirecTV Group Inc. (>> DIRECTV), Bloomberg News reported Friday on its website, citing a person with direct knowledge of the matter.
The two companies earlier Friday announced a deal to restore Viacom channels on DirectTV's satellite systems, but didn't disclose financial terms.
Spokesmen for the two companies declined comment to Bloomberg.
Full story at: www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-07-20/viacom-directv-reach-new-program-fee-agreement-ending-blackout.html
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