India's Network18 to sell stake in Newswire18 for $16.6 mln

Last Updated: Mon, Dec 03, 2012 07:10 hrs

MUMBAI, Dec 3 (Reuters) - Network18 Media & Investments Ltd will sell its shareholding in news provider Newswire18, the company said in a statement to the stock exchange, in a deal worth 900 million rupees ($16.6 million).

No details on the acquirer of the stake were immediately available.

($1 = 54.3950 Indian rupees) (Reporting by Henry Foy; Editing by Prateek Chatterjee)

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