Shaw Communications Inc.

Shaw Communications Inc.

October 15, 2009 17:39 ET

Shaw Announces Determination of Redemption Price for 7.20% U.S. Dollar Senior Notes Due December 15, 2011

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Oct. 15, 2009) - Shaw Communications Inc. (TSX:SJR.B) (NYSE:SJR) announced today that it has determined the redemption price for its U.S.$300 million 7.20% Senior Notes due December 15, 2011. As previously announced, the redemption date for the foregoing senior notes is October 20, 2009.

The Redemption Price (as defined in the indentures governing the notes) is US$1,149.46 per senior note, which includes US$25.00 in accrued interest to the redemption date.

This news release is for informational purposes only and is not an offer to buy any securities of Shaw Communications Inc.

Shaw Communications Inc. is a diversified communications company whose core business is providing broadband cable television, High-Speed Internet, Digital Phone, telecommunications services (through Shaw Business Solutions) and satellite direct-to-home services (through Shaw Direct). The Company serves 3.4 million customers, including over 1.6 million Internet and 775,000 Digital Phone customers, through a reliable and extensive network, which comprises 625,000 kilometres of fibre. Shaw is traded on the Toronto and New York stock exchanges and is included in the S&P/TSX 60 Index (TSX:SJR.B) (NYSE:SJR).

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