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London correspondent for the @AP covering UK news; occasional Europe news editor. Also independent China researcher, writer. Hong Kong native.

Japan's Nikkei lands Financial Times in $1.3 billion deal

timesunion.com — The deal announced Thursday is part of Nikkei's strategy to boost its global reach and also allows Pearson to concentrate on its core global education business. In this new environment, the best way to ensure the FT's journalistic and commercial success is for it to be part of a global, digital news company.

Japan's Nikkei buys Financial Times in $1.3 billion deal

csmonitor.com — The deal announced Thursday is part of Nikkei's strategy to boost its global reach and also allows Britain's Pearson to concentrate on its core global education business. Japanese media company Nikkei Inc. is buying the Financial Times as part of an 844 million-pound ($1.3 billion) deal with Britain's Pearson PLC.

The Orange County Register

Financial Times sold in $1.7B deal to Japan’s Nikkei

globalnews.ca — LONDON - Japanese media company Nikkei Inc. is buying the Financial Times as part of an 844 million-pound (CAD $1.7 billion) deal with Britain's Pearson PLC. The deal, announced Thursday, forms part of Nikkei's strategy to boost its global coverage. It also allows Pearson to concentrate on its core global education business.

The Orange County Register

Pearson to sell Financial Times to Nikkei for $1.3B

sltrib.com — Nikkei Inc. is the largest independent business media group in Asia. Its core business is newspaper publishing, and its flagship paper, The Nikkei, has about 3 million subscribers. The deal would be one of the largest-ever acquisitions by a Japanese media company, said Nikkei Asian Review, one of the company's outlets.

Pearson to Sell FT Group to Nikkei for $1.3B

time.com — Financial Times Group Sold to Japanese Media Giant (LONDON) - Pearson PLC, the owner of the Financial Times, says it has agreed to sell FT Group to Nikkei Inc. for 844 million pounds ($1.3 billion). It says the amount is payable in cash. Nikkei Inc.

The Orange County Register

Financial Times owner in ‘advanced’ talks on potential sale

seattletimes.com — LONDON (AP) - Pearson PLC, the owner of the Financial Times, said Thursday it's in "advanced discussions" about the potential sale of FT Group. The FT reported that the potential buyer is German newspaper company Axel Springer, which publishes mass-circulation tabloid Bild and national daily Die Welt.

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Jul 23, 2015

@FT 's John Ridding: Absolutely confident Nikkei 'really walk the talk of editorial independence'

Jul 23, 2015

RT @SpiegelPeter: Now question in @FT staff meeting about @AxelSpringer_EN bid. @JohnFallon says he can't talk about it.

Jul 23, 2015

RT @TheAtlantic: From personal essays to profiles, the best pieces of journalism of 2014, as judged by @conor64 theatln.tc/1InGQNv pic.twitter.com/Mf1IFjIV6T

Jul 23, 2015

Pretty sensational. China 'feared Macau casinos owned by Sheldon Adelson used by CIA to entrap Chinese officials' theguardian.com/world/2015/jul…

Jul 23, 2015

'Unfastened' bag of money - £425K - missing at Hong Kong airport after it 'fell off' during unloading. bbc.co.uk/news/world-asi…

Jul 16, 2015

RT @IOM_news: We help the poor reach places of opportunity.That’s the new tourism- Idriss, trafficker, former tour guide #migrants on.wsj.com/1HPN81X

Jul 15, 2015

RT @ForeignPolicy: “Bye bye falafel, hello McDonalds” and other jokes Iranians are passing around after the deal: atfp.co/1GmdA2f pic.twitter.com/Xqb2NMdo04

Jul 15, 2015

2011 Japanese tsunami widower: 'I felt like I could meet her one day as long as I kept diving'. Heartbreaking. bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-…

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