MONTREAL, Dec. 17 /CNW Telbec/ - Corus Québec management announces that the 39 employees of its two English-language stations in Montréal, The Q92.5 FM and AM940 Montreal's Greatest Hits, approved the renewal of their collective bargaining agreement yesterday upon the recommendation of their bargaining committee. This agreement, which had expired on December 31, 2008, will be in effect until August 31, 2012.
"We are pleased with the outcome of these negotiations, which were respectfully conducted within a reasonable timeframe and to the satisfaction of both parties," stated Mario Cecchini, Vice President of Corus Québec.
About Corus Québec
Corus Quebec is an integral part of Corus Entertainment Inc. and the largest private content and information broadcaster in Quebec. It operates 96,9 CKOI Montreal, 102,1 CKOI Quebec City, 104,5 CKOI Eastern Townships, 98,5FM Montreal, CKAC Sports Montreal, Info690 Montreal, AM940 Montreal's Greatest Hits, The Q 92.5 FM Montreal, 103,9 CIME FM Laurentians and the Souvenirs Garantis network: 102,9 FM Quebec City, 107,7 FM Eastern Townships, 98,3 FM Saguenay, 104,7 FM Gatineau/Ottawa and 106,9 FM Mauricie region. According to comScore Media Metrix, Corus Quebec websites are visited by over 525,000 French-speaking users and 3 million English-speaking users in Canada every month.
SOURCE CORUS QUEBEC
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