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  1. Television Industry / Channels and Providers
    The CRTC today announced that it will be holding a public consultation next April to review the Local Programming Improvement Fund (LPIF), and is inviting Canadians to submit comments by February 15, 2012. The tax was implemented in 2009 after intense lobbying from Bell’s CTV Network and Shaw...
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    The CRTC today announced that it will be holding a public consultation next April to review the Local Programming Improvement Fund (LPIF), and is inviting Canadians to submit comments by February 15, 2012. The tax was implemented in 2009 after intense lobbying from Bell's CTV Network and Shaw...
  3. Industry News
    Over-the-Air (OTA) television signals, sometimes referred to as terrestrial or conventional television signals, are radio waves transmitted from high towers to aerials mounted on homes or to small set top antennas. While virtually left for dead ten years ago, OTA television has had a...
  4. Television Industry / Channels and Providers
    Operating revenues in the Canadian television broadcasting sector reached $7.1 billion in 2010, up 8.0% from 2009 according to a report out today by StatsCan. This was the largest annual increase since 2003. Profits before interest and expenses was $841.4 million, up a massive 40% from the...
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    There was no recession for the Canadian television industry in 2010. The CRTC reported this month that revenues for pay and specialty services grew by 11.1% last year while revenues at private conventional television stations grew by 9%. The federal regulator's report provides information on...
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