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Shaw’s subscriber additions dampened by COVID lockdowns

Shaw Communications Inc. president Paul McAleese said that while there has not been a big shift in customer behavior during the COVID-19 pandemic, the company is still nervous about the months ahead, given the economic impact of the pandemic.  "Because we're still seeing so much federal support for the...


CRTC dismisses complaint against Rogers over N.B. community channel

Rogers Communications Inc. did not confer an undue preference on itself when it distributed its channels across New Brunswick while broadcasting a community TV station only in St. Andrews, the CRTC said Monday. The regulator dismissed the complaint brought forward by St. Andrews Community Channel Inc.,...

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