DALLAS, TX–(HISPANIC PR WIRE – BUSINESS WIRE)–Feb. 28, 2003–Hispanic Broadcasting Corporation (“HBC”) (NYSE:HSP) today announced that its stockholders have approved the pending merger with Univision Communications Inc. (NYSE:UVN) at a special shareholder meeting held in Dallas, Texas this afternoon. Subject to final regulatory approvals, HBC expects to close the transaction on or about March 14, 2003.
Hispanic Broadcasting Corporation, the largest Spanish-language radio broadcaster in the United States, currently owns and/or operates 63 radio stations in fifteen of the top twenty-five Hispanic markets. The Company also owns and operates a network of Hispanic community-focused bilingual web sites found at http://www.netmio.com.
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Hispanic Broadcasting Corporation
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