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Broadcasters likely to seek lower CanCon requirements for struggling diginets

News | 03/11/2004 5:00 am EST

Fearing the demise of yet more digital specialty TV channels, broadcasters will likely soon be pushing the CRTC to lower Canadian content requirements for the diginets. The Category 1 digital services, which have higher Canadian content requirements but are guaranteed carriage, in particular, are expected to appear before the commission seeking licence amendments.

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