Cost cuts nix long-running CBC skeins

Kelly, Brendan
April 2007
Daily Variety;4/10/2007, Vol. 295 Issue 6, p6
Trade Publication
The article provides information on the cost cutting strategies of Canadian Broadcasting Corp. It states that several old shows including "Country Canada," and "Venture," and other new shows including "Opening Night," have been canceled. It reports that job cuts have also been made including 41 in the shows that have been canceled and 31 in the administrative department.


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