By Aldo Di FeliceCoalition of Canadian multicultural media producers readying competing proposal to OMNI in anticipation of CRTC callFEW CANADIANS OUTSIDE of the TV industry are aware of a major decision under consideration by the CRTC right now that involves the Rogers Communications-owned multicultural TV channels known as OMNI TV.Rogers is asking the Commission to turn OMNI Free TV into OMNI Pay TV and for all Canadians to chip in about $80 million to help Rogers run the channel (Cartt.ca has reported on that here, here, here and here). It is a financial bailout request by one of Canada's richest companies. A bailout...
ANALYSIS: Why Rogers’ OMNI ask must instead be a national call
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