FILE PHOTO: The NBC and Comcast emblem are displayed on prime of 30 Rockefeller Plaza, previously often called the GE constructing, in midtown Manhattan in New York July 1, 2015. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photograph
The channel, NBC Sky World Information, will unite Comcast’s transatlantic manufacturers, the report mentioned.
NBC Sky World Information would draw on a 3,500-strong mixed workforce of NBC and Sky information and rent 100-200 devoted employees over time, the report added, citing Andy Lack, chairman of NBC Information.
Ten new bureaus might be opened worldwide, extending the NBC-Sky reporting footprint by about 50%. On launch, the tv channel will attain 130 million households, based on the report.
Comcast didn’t instantly reply to a Reuters request for remark.
Reporting by Bharath Manjesh in Bengaluru; Enhancing by Vinay Dwivedi