Description: The president of Bell Media urges Canadian Broadcasters to get rid of U.S. networks such as CBS, NBC and FOX from Canadian Airwaves. This comes in light of Bell Media’s over-the-air-network CTV loosing $40 million last year.
Source: The Globe and Mail
Date: March 06, 2015
Text Link: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/take-us-networks-off-canadian-airwaves-bell-media-urges/article23343364/
Questions for Discussion:
- Discuss the reasons why Bell Media president wants to get rid off U.S. networks?
- Present reasons why this might not be a good approach?
- How should Bell Media compete better with U.S. networks?
- Will consumers gain or loose if U.S. networks were asked to leave Canadian airwaves?