Created: 03 March 2011
Speaking in the Chamber during questions to the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, Bob used his experience in the private sector before entering Parliament to argue the importance of strict regulatory compliance. In relation to BksyB and Rupert Murdoch, Bob asked who would be responsible for the monitoring of these undertakings and, specifically, who will monitor the share dealings for the new Sky News Company. It is important that we ensure that neither Rupert Murdoch nor his nominees are allowed to purchase shares in the company in order to acquire a monopoly within the 10 year period.
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