Global News

Global Television Network (more commonly called "Global", or occasionally "Global TV") is a privately owned Canadian English language broadcast television network that is owned by the Shaw Media division of Shaw Communications. It is currently Canada's second most-watched broadcast television network after CTV[citation needed], and has twelve owned-and-operated stations throughout the country.Global has its origins in a regional television station of the same name, serving Southern Ontario, which launched in 1974. The Ontario station was soon purchased by the now-defunct CanWest Global Communications, and that company gradually expanded its national reach in the subsequent decades.
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  • The Guardian and WSJ’s different spins on membership

    … in that it has had an online paywall from the start. Today, with 2.3 million paying subscribers, the Journal is the model for how a paywall can be successful (at least when applied to specialty news and information that’s not easily found elsewhere). So with ad revenue down in the News Corp business unit that includes the Journal, it’s no wonder…

    Lucia Moses/ Digiday- 7 readers -
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