MONTREAL, April 27 /CNW Telbec/ - The Board of Directors of Astral Media
Inc., (TSX: ACM.A ACM.B) at a meeting held on April 27, 2011, declared
a semi-annual dividend of $0.375 per share on the Class
A Non-voting Shares and the Class B Subordinate Voting Shares of the
Corporation payable July 29, 2011 to the shareholders of record at the
close of business on July 14, 2011.
Astral Media Inc. designates this dividend to be an eligible dividend
pursuant to subsection 89(14) of the Income Tax Act and its equivalent in the provincial jurisdictions of Canada.
Astral is one of Canada's largest media companies. It operates several of the
country's most popular media properties in pay and specialty
television, radio, out-of-home advertising and digital media. Astral
plays a central role in community life across the country by offering
diverse, rich, and vibrant programming that meets the tastes and needs
of consumers and advertisers. To learn more about Astral, visit astral.com.
SOURCE ASTRAL MEDIA INC.
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Senior Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer
Astral Media Inc.