MONTREAL, Dec. 12 /CNW Telbec/ - The Board of Directors of Astral Media
Inc., (TSX: ACM.A/ACM.B) at a meeting held on December 5, 2007, declared a
semi-annual dividend of twenty-five cents (25 cents) per share on the Class A
Non-voting shares and the Class B Subordinate Voting shares of the Corporation
payable February 1, 2008 to the shareholders of record at the close of
business on January 18, 2008.
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 Media Inc. is a leading Canadian media company, active in
specialty, pay and pay-per-view television, radio, outdoor advertising and
iMedia. Astral Media's solid and dynamic presence in the country's major
markets rests on its commitment to offer a unique combination of high-quality,
targeted media for all its audiences.
For further information:
For further information: Claude Gagnon, Senior Vice-President and Chief
Financial Officer, Astral Media Inc., (514) 939-5000