Race for Virgin Radio Hotting Up

Reported extensively elsewhere, it appears that the race for Virgin Radio, put up for sale by the owners of stv, is beginning to hot up.

First, it has been reported that Malaysia’s largest media company, Astro All Asia Networks – which broadcasts more than 100 TV channels in Malaysia and Brunei – is interested in making a move for the SMG-owned station.

According to The Sunday Telegraph, four companies – including Astro All Asia Networks – have lodged offers worth between