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CRTC re-approves distribution of Cantonese-language channel

Media | 04/17/2014 6:08 pm EDT

The CRTC has approved an application to add The Satellite Channel of Southern Television Guangdong to the list of non-Canadian programming services authorized for distribution, following its removal late last year, the commission said in a decision Friday. The CRTC approved the removal of the channel, described as “a non-Canadian general interest Cantonese-language programming service,” in a December 2013 decision. The commission said at the time that it removed the channel because its operator, Southern Television Guangdong, had “entered into a partnership with Canadian...