- Jul 24, 2018
Gazeti la The Post linaripoti kwamba kamouni ya Paramount imefuta mnada wa kuiuza BET, kwa maelezo kuwa wamesikitishwa na ofa ndogo walizopokea kutoka kwa wazabuni.
Bei iliyowekwa na Paramount inayoendesha vituo vya TV vya VH1, BET na BET+ dola bilioni 3. Kulingana na ripoti, hakuna zabuni yoyote iliyokaribia bei hiyo, pamoja na zabuni ya Tyler Perry ya dola bilioni 2.
Paramaount wamesema “Tulifanya uamuzi huu kwa sababu ya manufaa ya kuwepo kwa hisa nyingi za BET Media Group na kulinda thamani zaidi."
Wazabuni wengine waliokuwa wakitaka kuinunua BET ni pamoja na Mfanyabiashara na Rapa Sean Combs a.k.a Diddy.
Contrary to the information provided by previous reports, #TylerPerry has still been in the bidding stages for acquiring #BET. According to @NYPost, the negotiations have now ended, and Paramount has decided to keep ownership of the network.
The Post reports that Paramount has “scrapped” the auction of BET, saying they were disappointed in the low ball offers they received from bidders. Paramount’s asking price for BET—which operates VH1, BET and BET+—was $3 billion. According to reports, none of the bids came close to the asking price, including Tyler Perry’s bid of $2 billion.
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