Bell rings as revs, profit swell

Kelly, Brendan
November 2004
Daily Variety;11/4/2004, Vol. 285 Issue 24, p5
Trade Publication
Reports on the increase in the revenue posted by Bell Globemedia Inc. in Montreal, Quebec. Contribution of strong results at CTV television network to the business; Growth in its television advertising; Introduction of more flexible program packages from the company.


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