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Quebec’s "Netflix tax" brings in $15.5M in Q1
QUEBEC CITY – The province of Quebec’s decision to force foreign companies doing business digitally in Canada, its so-called “Netflix tax”, increased revenue coming into provincial coffers by $15.5 million in the first quarter of Read more

CRTC refusal to grant ownership exception kills Quebec radio deal
MONTREAL — Leclerc Communication has decided to abandon its deal to acquire two Quebec radio stations after the CRTC refused to approve a key part of the deal on Tuesday. Read more

Entertainment One, Bell Media, Vudu, team up on new drama
LOS ANGELES and TORONTO – Entertainment One (eOne), along with Bell Media and Canadian director Brad Peyton today announced an eight-episode series order for a mystery drama titled Albedo. Read more

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ZoomerMedia hopping on cannabis bandwagon
New content partnership TORONTO –Civilized Worldwide and ZoomerMedia this week announced a partnership to create cannabis content for Baby Boomers. Read more

Rogers Media buys podcaster Pacific Content
VANCOUVER – Rogers Media announced Wednesday it has acquired Pacific Content, a branded-content podcast company that produces original podcasts for clients across North America. Read more

Tbaytel records a stable 2018
Renews partnership with Rogers THUNDER BAY, Ont. Read more

Ericsson to unveil new AI investment Thursday in Montreal
MONTREAL - Ericsson is poised to make a weighty investment in Artificial Intelligence (AI) to support the next generation of 5G technologies. Read more

Unifor says laid off techs recalled by Bell
TORONTO - Unifor and Bell Canada have reached an agreement to reverse last month’s planned layoffs of 76 Bell technicians Read more

New Mobile Klinik locations to open inside Walmart
TORONTO - Canadian mobile repair service Mobile Klinik is set to open new locations inside select Walmart Supercentres across the country. Read more

Production of ABC Studios ‘A Million Little Things’ pays off for B.C.
VANCOUVER – The production of ABC Studios’ drama series A Million Little Things boosted the British Columbia economy by spending more than $27 million, says new data released by the Read more

Cogeco closes sale of Cogeco Peer 1
MONTREAL - Cogeco Communications has wrapped the $720 million sale of its business information and communications technology services subsidiary Cogeco Peer 1 Inc. Read more

New 672 area code arrives in B.C.
VANCOUVER – British Columbia will have a new area code starting this weekend as 672 is rolled out in the region currently served by area codes 604, 250, 778 and 236. Read more

Rogers debt securities offer tops $2.7B
TORONTO - Rogers Communications recent issuance of debt securities to help cover the costs of its spectrum purchases generated more than it Read more

And the 2019 WGC Screenwriting Award winners are...
TORONTO – Scripts from TV series Cardinal and Schitt’s Creek were among the winners Monday at the Writers Guild of Canada Screenwriting Awards in Toronto. Read more

SaskTel bring maxTV Stream, faster Internet, to more communities in rural Saskatchewan
REGINA - SaskTel is launching its maxTV Stream IPTV platform and new Internet services in 18 more rural communities. Read more

Twitter beefs up live-streaming video content, including in Canada
NEW YORK – Twitter is expanding its lineup of new live and on demand video programming, including that available to Canadian users. Read more

Bell offers business customers new hybrid cloud connectivity
MONTREAL – Bell Cloud Connect customers may now connect to Google Cloud Platform globally via Bell's private network through Read more

TLN Media Group uproots for new digs
TORONTO – TLN Media Group is relocating its corporate and media production headquarters about 20 minutes south to a cultural facility known as the Columbus Centre located in Toronto’s North York region. Read more

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