REUTERS - U.S. cable and media company Comcast Corp said on Tuesday it would buy the 49 percent it does not already own in Universal Studios Japan (USJ) in a deal valued at 254.8 billion yen ($2.27 billion).
The deal values the Japanese theme park operator at 840 billion yen ($7.50 billion), including the assumption of debt.
Comcast is buying USJ from Goldman Sachs, private equity firm MBK and other owners.
($1 = 112.1300 yen)
Reporting by Anya George Tharakan in Bengaluru; Editing by Sai Sachin Ravikumar