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Canwest says Network Ten not for sale

Canwest Global Communications denies media reports that it has begun attempts to sell off its controlling stake in Network Ten. An Australian news report said Canwest was looking to raise $258 million by shopping its 56.6% share in Australia's Network Ten, but a spokesman for Canwest calls the report 'sheer speculation.'
March 18, 2009

Canwest Global Communications denies media reports that it has begun attempts to sell off its controlling stake in Network Ten. An Australian news report said Canwest was looking to raise $258 million by shopping its 56.6% share in Australia’s Network Ten, but a spokesman for Canwest calls the report ‘sheer speculation.’

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Andrew Jeffrey joined Realscreen in 2021 as its news editor. Here, he helps to oversee assignment, reporting and editing for Realscreen's daily newsletter. Prior to his work covering documentary and non-fiction film and TV, he worked as a reporter and associate producer for CBC Edmonton, and as a reporter for The Star Calgary, where he covered daily news on beats such as local and provincial politics, health care and harm reduction, sports and education. His work has appeared in other Canadian news outlets such as TVO, the Edmonton Journal and Avenue Magazine.

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