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Feds putting $14.6 million toward French-language network

Briefs | 08/12/2019 4:41 pm EDT
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Heritage Minister Mélanie Joly announces the $500-million Netflix deal on Sept. 28, 2017./ Hill Times photo by Andrew Meade.

The federal government last week announced that it would pour $14.6 million over five years into TV5Monde, a French-language network internationally funded and managed by a consortium of French-language content producers across the world. 

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