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Quebecor to withdraw TVA Sports from Bell on 11 April after mediation fails

Thursday 11 April 2019 | 12:53 CET | News
Canadian cable and media company Quebecor said it would be withdrawing access to its TVA Sports channel for viewers of Bell TV on the evening of 11 April, after mediation by the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) failed to settle their carriage dispute. Bell had asked the CRTC to arbitrate.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Fixed
Companies: Bell / Bell Canada / Quebecor / Videotron
Countries: Canada
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