Britain's Pace Wants to Buy Google's Motorola Home Business


British TV decoder maker Pace said on Monday that it had made an early-stage proposalto internet group Google to acquire its Motorola Homebusiness.

"Discussions with Google are currently at a preliminarystage and there is no certainty as to whether any agreementregarding any transaction will be reached," Pace said in astatement.

The company said its shares had been suspended from tradingin London as the potential acquisition would be classified as a"reverse takeover" deal under British rules.