Articles Tagged ‘Friends of Canadian Broadcasting’

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ICYMI: Metrolinx pulls back curtain on GO sponsorships

Plus, Postmedia refinancing officially closes and Friends of Canadian Broadcasting call on leaders to change tax act.

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Watchdog recommends CRA close online ad ‘loophole’

A new report commissioned by the Friends of Canadian Broadcasting estimates that if the CRA were to change a law from 1996, approximately $500 million annually could be brought into the Canadian media industry.

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CRTC changes could cost industry 7K jobs: report

A report co-authored by Nordicity and Peter H. Miller forecasts the Let’s Talk TV decisions will also likely result in a $400 million drop in spending on Canadian programming by 2020.

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CBC denies reports that additional cuts are a done deal

The pubcaster says claims from a watchdog group around future cuts, including making Radio Two online-only, are incorrect.