West Australian Newspapers said it would raise A$1.154 billion to fund the acquisition.
WAN agreed to buy Seven Media Group from private equity firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts and Kerry Stokes' Seven Group . ($1 = 0.988 Australian Dollars)
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