Bell Canada is finally getting its hands on rival broadcaster Astral Media. After rejecting the $3 billion deal last fall, federal regulator the Canadian Radio-Television & Telecommunications…
Bell Canada has come up with a revamped deal to take over rival broadcaster Astral Media -- but has not unveiled details.
To the surprise of most in the Canadian TV biz, the federal broadcast regulator has nixed Bell Canada's $3.4 billion acquisition of rival broadcaster Astral Media, what would have been one of the…
MONTREAL The bow of the Playhouse Disney channel is just the latest sign of how broadcaster Astral Media has quietly become one of the dominant pay TV players in the Great White North.
Bucking an industrywide tendency to post sad-sack fiscals of late, Montreal pay and pay-per-view TV company Astral Media reported boffo earnings and revenue for fiscal 2002.
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