AMSTERDAM Dec 14 Belgian publishing company
Mediahuis is preparing a 5.25 euro per share offer for Dutch
newspaper group TMG, Het Financieele Dagblad reported on
The FD cited "informed sources" as saying the companies have
been in talks for weeks. Shares in TMG were halted Wednesday
pending an announcement.
The offer would offer a premium of around 50 percent to
TMG's last trading price of 3.47 euros and values the company at
243 million euros, the FD said.
(Reporting by Toby Sterling; Editing by Adrian Croft)