CCR Short Takes
News | 11/09/2001 5:00 am EST
Regional gets approval for AGI Cablevision acquisition
Regional Cablesystems Inc. received regulatory approval on Nov. 5 to acquire control of AGI Cablevision Inc. – Decision 2001-674. AGI is the licensee of cable distribution undertakings serving Alvinston, plus 16 other Ontario locations. AGI is a wholly owned subsidiary of Amtelecom Group Inc. In August, Regional announced that it had reached a $64.4-million agreement to buy the telephony, cable television and Internet businesses of Amtelecom (CCR, Aug. 30/01).