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Ethnic broadcasters oppose Rogers’ OMNI application
GATINEAU – Five Canadian ethnic broadcasters have written a letter to the CRTC saying Rogers Media’s application to make OMNI-TV a national, must-carry specialty service is off-side. Read more

Millennials’ radio consumption impacted by life stage: Numeris
TORONTO – Radio plays an important role in the everyday world of Canada’s 8.4 million millennials, though life stages dictate their listening habits, according to new data from Numeris. Read more

Nominations open for OAB's Broadcast Order of Achievement award
MARKHAM, ON - The Ontario Association of Broadcasters (OAB) is now accepting applications for its Broadcast Order of Achievement awards. Read more

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Bell Media beams up ‘Star Trek’
TORONTO and LOS ANGELES – Bell Media has landed the exclusive rights for the Star Trek televsion series in Canada. Read more

Corus sale, Wind Mobile buy helps lift Shaw’s Q3 profits by 236.8%
CALGARY – Shaw Communication’s move away from media and towards wireless appears to be paying off, as the company saw third quarter profits triple. Read more

Shaw's new Internet service balances price, speed
CALGARY – "Speed is up, cost is down," is the marketing behind Shaw Communications’ newly launched Internet service. Read more

Axsit seeks sale amidst regulatory breaches: CCTS
OTTAWA – Telecom service provider Axsit is up for sale despite continuing breach its obligations to customers and to Commissioner of Complaints for Telecommunications Services (CCTS), says the Read more

Revenue increases drive 2015/16 profits at SaskTel
REGINA - Provincial Crown Corp SaskTel reported 2015/16 net income of $126.7 million from operating revenues of $1.574 billion. Read more

MTS offers TV viewers direct access to Netflix
WINNIPEG – MTS customers may now access Netflix directly on its television service MTS Ultimate TV, the company said Thursday. Read more

Videotron allows Desjardins Visa customers to pay with their smartphones
MONTREAL - Videotron customers with a Desjardins Visa card may now use their mobile devices to pay for everyday items at stores equipped with a contactless payment terminal. Read more

Stingray renews linear audio channels deal with NCTC
MONTREAL – Stingray Digital Group has signed a multi-year contract renewal with the National Cable Television Cooperative (NCTC) for its Stingray Music service. Read more

Telus Health expands EMR business with Nightingale acquisition
TORONTO – Telus Health is buying the Canadian business of Nightingale Informatix Corp., including its proprietary Electronic Medical Record (EMR) software solutions and related Read more

SiriusXM Canada credits its “unmatched listening experience” for Q3 subscriber growth
TORONTO – Ongoing subscriber growth at SiriusXM Canada helped to buoy third quarter revenues and profits. Read more

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