Through the deal, Postmedia acquired 22 local newspapers and two Metro dailies from two Torstar
acquired a total of 17 publications from Post-media: seven daily Ontario newspapers, eight community newspapers and free dailies 24Hours Toronto and 24Hours Vancouver.
will acquire 15 community newspaper properties and two free commuter daily newspapers.
The deal is expected to be completed by the end of the third quarter, subject to customary closing conditions such as regulatory clearance and Torstar
and CTVglobemedia have taken similar steps, albeit with somewhat more finesse.
David Galloway, who worked his way up at Torstar
through its Harlequin Enterprises book division (publisher of "women's fiction," a.
, Global and Alliance Atlantis say that their own applications reflected a stronger commitment to Canadian programming than Craig's.
We were attracted to Torstar
because we believe their digital media expertise and geographic reach can help accelerate customer adoption in Canada where we are already seeing good growth," said DuPont.
M2 EQUITYBITES-August 4, 2014-News Corp announces acquisition of Harlequin Enterprises from Torstar
News Corp announced today that it has completed its acquisition of Harlequin Enterprises from Torstar
Corporation, bolstering and extending the global platform and digital presence of its HarperCollins Publishers subsidiary.
Corp's romance novel subsidiary, Harlequin Enterprises, has announced that it is to reduce its global workforce by 4%.
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-14 March 2005-Metro International SA, Torstar
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