John Malone in talks to buy TV3
US billionaire John Malone (left) is on the verge of buying Dublin-based TV3 after it entered exclusive talks to buy the broadcaster.
TV3-owner Doughty Hanson has been looking to sell TV3 for months. TV3 is likely to sell for tens of millions euros. Industry sources have indicated a deal is some way from completion. Malone's Liberty Global, which owns TV3, is firm favourite.