CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - June 26, 2013) - Shaw Communications Inc. (TSX:SJR.B)(NYSE:SJR) -
The CRTC has announced its intent to release the decision concerning the proposed Bell acquisition of Astral Media on Thursday June 27, 2013 at 4PM EST. As a result Shaw Communications Inc. is postponing the release of its consolidated results for the Third Quarter (ending May 31, 2013) to the morning of Friday, June 28, 2013. The conference call with Shaw Senior Management and the financial community is rescheduled to Friday, June 28, 2013 at 9:30AM MST/11:30AM EST.
Shaw Communications Inc. is a diversified communications and media company, providing consumers with broadband cable television, High-Speed Internet, Home Phone, telecommunications services (through Shaw Business), satellite direct-to-home services (through Shaw Direct) and engaging programming content (through Shaw Media). Shaw serves 3.3 million customers, through a reliable and extensive fibre network. Shaw Media operates one of the largest conventional television networks in Canada, Global Television, and 19 specialty networks including HGTV Canada, Food Network Canada, History and Showcase. Shaw is traded on the Toronto and New York stock exchanges and is included in the S&P/TSX 60 Index (Symbol: TSX - SJR.B, NYSE - SJR).
The accompanying Management's Discussion and Analysis forms part of this news release and the "Caution Concerning Forward Looking Statements" applies to all forward-looking statements made in this news release.