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Traditional radio listeners won’t tune out

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Two out of three English-speaking Canadians still listen to radio solely via a conventional receiver, according to a new Media Technology Monitor report.



Rogers Communications sees Q1 earnings fall

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The media giant said more cable TV and phone subscribers headed to the exits due to the CRTC’s new contract cancellation notification policy.



Hudson’s Bay buys the top: Media Monitors

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The retailer bought the most radio advertising in Toronto and Montreal for the week of April 13 to 19.



CBC Jian Ghomeshi inquiry calls for stronger management controls

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Introducing employee training, surveys and “spot audits” and launching a confidential workplace hotline were also recommended by internal workplace probe.



CBC issues 241 more job loss notices to unionized employees

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“From what we know so far, no part of the country is spared in the new cuts,” the Canadian Media Guild said in a statement, as a CBC spokesman confirmed new redundancy notices were issued.



RBC buys the top: Media Monitors

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The bank bought the most radio advertising in Toronto for the week of April 6 to 12.



Corus Entertainment swings to second quarter loss

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The broadcaster posted a non-cash radio impairment charge of $130 million, while lowering earnings guidance due to “further economic headwinds” impacting advertising market confidence.



Ford Dealer Association buys the top: Media Monitors

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The automotive dealer association bought the most advertising time in Toronto for the week of March 30 to April 5.



V goes to the dogs for MIRA

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The Quebec TV channel has partnered with the MIRA Foundation for an all-day telethon fundraiser.



Corus Media president expands role

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Mario Cecchini has also been named president of Corus Radio.