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James Murdoch to leave News Corp.

He resigned from the Board of Directors of News Corp, the family’s publishing empire, and said he was leaving the company because of “disagreements about certain editorial content published by the news agencies” and “certain other strategic decisions”. James Murdoch, whose older brother Lachlan Murdoch is the CEO of Fox Corporation, had already left this family-owned company, partly due to …

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James Murdoch to step down from News Corp. back and quotes “disagreements” about editorial content

COMPANIES 14:27 PDT 07/31/2020 by Alex Weprin The Mughal sent a letter of resignation on Friday afternoon. Former CEO of 21st Century Fox, James Murdoch, is on the board of News Corp., the parent company of Wall Street Journal. In a letter of resignation filed on Friday afternoon, Murdoch wrote: “My resignation is due to disagreements about certain editorial content …

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Rupert Murdoch, his son Lachlan and other Fox executives will cut wages

Rupert Murdoch’s Fox Corporation, the owner of Fox News and the Fox television broadcaster, announced executive salary cuts that will affect 700 employees to mitigate the effects of the coronavirus outbreak. The director of Fox Corporation, Lachlan Murdoch, Rupert’s older son, announced this in a memo that was sent to the company’s 7,700 employees on Wednesday. “Although we don’t know …

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Barr meets with Murdoch as Trump reinforces his criticism of Fox News

Recently, Fox News executives questioned the validity of the House Democrats' efforts to prosecute the president. They also helped draw attention to the revealed theory that Ukraine interfered in the 2016 Democratic support elections. This theory is favored by Mr. Trump, but contradicts the findings of the American intelligence agencies and the report by Müller that Russia was involved in …

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Lachlan Murdoch talks to investors from FOX: "We have created a company that is very well positioned for growth."

FOX Executive Chairman and CEO Lachlan Murdoch introduced to investors on Thursday. FOX returns to its roots following a blockbuster deal with Disney and is now at the forefront of the media industry, CEO and CEO Lachlan Murdoch said on Thursday's company's first investor day] FOX is now leaner, stronger and more focused on news, sports and radio, he told …

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FT says James Murdoch in the series for Tesla chair. Musk Answer: wrong

SAN FRANCISCO / BOSTON (Reuters) – Elon Musk responded with a tweet and said, "This is wrong" after the Financial Times reported that outgoing Chief Executive James Murdoch of Twenty-First Century Fox Inc was the leading candidate to replace him as Tesla Inc Chairman. James Murdoch, News Corp.'s Deputy Chief Operating Officer, attends the Allen & Co Media Conference in …

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James Murdoch is not the leading candidate for Tesla Chairman Spot – TechCrunch

It's 4:20 pm, which means Tesla could tweet CEO Elon Musk . This time around, the billionaire entrepreneur's tweet uncovered a Wednesday's article in the Financial Times reporting the CEO of Twenty-First Century Fox, and Tesla board member James Murdoch was the prime candidate to take over Musk's presidential post. Musk agreed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission in …

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James Murdoch tapped to run Tesla Board?

image copyright Getty Images Caption [19659005] James Murdoch joined the Tesla Board last year. James Murdoch could become the next director of Tesla's Board of Directors. He is "the favorite" to replace Elon Musk, who is currently both Chief Executive Officer and Chief Executive, the Financial Times reported. Mr. Musk agreed to give up his chairmanship last month to settle …

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Fox shareholder urges Murdoch to give Comcast time to beat Disney

(Reuters) – TCI Fund Management Ltd, a large twenty-first-century Fox Inc ( FOXA.O ) shareholder, has pushed Fox executive chairman Rupert Murdoch to give Comcast Corp. ( CMCSA. ), a chance to outbid Walt Disney Co's (19459007] DIS.N ) $ 71 billion offer to buy most of Fox's assets, according to a Reuters verified letter. FILE PHOTO: Tennis – US …

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