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Canadian Culinary Book Awards 2011

CNW – 2011-11-08

TORONTO, Nov. 7, 2011 /CNW/ - The winners of the 2011 Canadian Culinary Book Awards were announced at a gala awards ceremony today at the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair. The Canadian Culinary...

Big Canadian publisher opts for paywall

Guardian – 2011-10-30

Canada's largest newspaper publisher, Postmedia Network, is to to put up paywalls at all its 38 daily and community newspapers across the country.It suggests that its "metered model" experiment,...

Big deals for Canadian newspaper publishers

Guardian – 2011-10-19

The Canadian newspaper industry remains more vibrant than in both the United States and Britain. There have been a wave of deals recently. The latest sees Glacier Media announcing its acquisition of...

Canadian Publishing 2011: BookRiff Set for Launch

Publishers Weekly – 2011-09-16

The long awaited launch of BookRiff, the system that promises to let people mix and match content from various sources to create their own book, is now slated for the end of September.

Canadian Publishing 2011: Challenges and Changes

Publishers Weekly – 2011-09-16

This year Canadian publishers face a triple challenge—tough economic conditions, the first big surge of e-book sales, and a dramatic shift in strategy at Indigo Books & Music, Canada’s largest book...

Canadian Publishing 2011: Distribution After the Fall of Fenn

Publishers Weekly – 2011-09-16

February’s news that the distributor H.B. Fenn and Company had filed for bankruptcy sent shock waves throughout the industry, and while the fallout has dissipated some, the industry is still...

Canadian Publishing 2011: The British Columbia Alternative

Publishers Weekly – 2011-09-16

It is, in many ways, a world away from Canada’s book publishing center in Toronto. But even three time zones, several mountain ranges, and vast forests away, the West Coast is home to Canada’s...

Harper Government Supports Canadian Book Publishers

CNW – 2011-07-22

BRIDGEWATER, NS, July 22, 2011 /CNW/ - Two book publishers in Atlantic Canada will be able to hire additional staff and grow their businesses, thanks to an investment from the Government of Canada....

Indigo fires Canadian publishers' anger over changing terms

The Bookseller – 2011-07-22

Written By: M J Deschamps in Ottawa Publication Date: Fri, 22/07/2011 - 15:02 Canadian publishers have attacked the decision by Indigo Books & Music, the country's biggest bookshop chain, to stock...

Finalists revealed for best Canadian political book

CBC – 2011-06-30

The finalists in the Best Canadian Political Books of the Last 25 Years were revealed Thursday and Canadians are being asked to get reading and vote for their pick by August 1.

Bell Media Picks Up Options on Novels by Three Canadian Authors

CNW – 2011-06-15

- Bell Media joins forces with renowned Canadian writers William Deverell, Giles Blunt and Robert Rotenberg -

Canadian Booksellers Association Choose Transcontinental Printing as their Digital Partner to Deliver eBooks to Online Bookstores

CNW – 2011-05-16

MONTREAL, May 16 /CNW Telbec/ - Transcontinental Printing announces that it has been selected as the official eBook solution provider for the Canadian Booksellers Association (CBA). The partnership...

Tiger tale, Indo-Canadian story win BC Book Prizes

CBC – 2011-04-22

Established writers and first-timers alike were honoured at a Vancouver gala for the 27th annual BC Book Prizes Thursday night.

International self published photography book competition calls for Canadian entries

CNW – 2011-04-19

Judged by world-renowned photographers, Blurb's Photography Book Now offers $25,000 Grand Prize

Canadian newspaper publisher to go public

Guardian – 2011-03-16

One of Canada's largest newspaper publishers, Postmedia Network Canada Corp, has filed a preliminary prospectus as part of its plan to become a publicly traded company.The move, considered to be a...

Canadian novels among 1-million-book giveaway

CBC – 2010-12-05

Three Canadian books are among 25 titles that are part of a one-million-book giveaway in the U.K. and Ireland.

Canadian Press in tentative revamp deal - source

Reuters – 2010-07-05

VANCOUVER, July 5 (Reuters) - The Canadian Press news agency, which has come under increasing financial pressure since the departure of key members, has reached a tentative deal to become a...

Jewish Group Boycotts Canadian Kids' Book

Publishers Wekly – 2010-04-01

For the second time in four years, a Jewish group is calling for the removal of a title...

Canadian sci-fi writer convicted of assault

CBC Ottawa – 2010-03-19

Canadian science fiction writer Peter Watts, who was arrested in Michigan in December 2009 after a dispute with U.S. border police, has been found guilty of assaulting, obstructing and resisting a...

Canadian Booksellers Object to Amazon's Fulfillment Plans

Publishers Wekly – 2010-03-10

Canadian booksellers have filed objections with the Canadian government over Amazon's plans to...

Amazon ruffles Canadian feathers with depot plan

Reuters – 2010-03-10

TORONTO (Reuters) - Internet retailer has smashed up against Canadian pride in its efforts to open a distribution center in Canada, as booksellers grumble that it can't understand the...

Canadian booksellers urge their government to reject Amazon

The Book Seller – 2010-03-09

The Canadian Booksellers Association (CBA)... seeks Canadian foothold

Reuters – 2010-03-08

TORONTO (Hollywood Reporter) - Efforts to pry open the culturally sensitive Canadian media industry to more foreign ownership took a new turn Monday when sought federal approval to start...

Canadian Market Up Slightly in 2009

Publishers Wekly – 2010-03-01

The Canadian book market remained relatively healthy throughout the economic turbulence of 2009...

Canadian Booksellers Set June Conference

Publishers Wekly – 2009-04-03

The CBA has announced plans to hold a two-day conference in June to replace some events lost with the cancellation of BookExpo Canada.

Quebecor pulls out of The Canadian Press

International Herald Tribune – 2009-03-12

Quebecor Inc., one of Canada's biggest media companies, said Wednesday it is pulling out of The Canadian Press news cooperative next year.

Canadian Printer and Publisher Cuts 1,500 Jobs

Folio Mag – 2009-02-23

Montreal-based magazine printer and publisher Transcontinental has instituted what it calls “rationalization measures” which resulted in the elimination of 1,500 jobs, as well as other...

Canadian author protests Dubai fest, won't attend

AP via Yahoo! News – 2009-02-19

Canadian author Margaret Atwood has pulled out of an international Dubai literary festival after organizers banned a forthcoming novel by a British author because it contains references to...

Reed Drops Canadian Publishing Events

Publishers Wekly – 2009-02-02

Reed Exhibitions Canada has closed BookExpo Canada and dropped plans to launch a consumer book show in Toronto this fall.

Canadian media companies hurt by economic slowdown

Reuters via Yahoo! News – 2009-01-14

Canada's economic slowdown has squeezed advertising spending and hurt quarterly financial results for Canadian media companies, triggering warnings of weaker results and credit problems.

Canadian Booksellers See Late Holiday Rally

Publishers Wekly – 2009-01-06

The decline of the Canadian dollar helped Canadian booksellers offset a weakening economy over the holidays.

Canadian publisher Sun Media cuts 10 pct of staff

KIVI Boise – 2008-12-16

Associated Press - December 16, 2008 11:33 AM ET TORONTO (AP) - Canada's biggest newspaper publisher Sun Media is cutting 600 jobs, or about 10% of its work force, as it restructures operations...

Time to Close Canadian Edition

Folio Mag – 2008-12-11

In a continued effort to cut costs following its major restructuring announcement in October, Time Inc. has decided to close the Canadian edition of Time magazine. The December 29 issue will be its...

Edward S. Rogers Jr., Canadian Media Mogul, Dies at 75

New York Times – 2008-12-03

Mr. Rogers transformed Canada?s first FM radio station into one of North America?s most diverse communications and media companies.

Canadian media mogul Ted Rogers dies at 75

UPI – 2008-12-02

TORONTO, Dec. 2 (UPI) -- Canadian media mogul Ted Rogers, founder and chief executive officer of Rogers Communications, died Tuesday at his Toronto home at the age of 75.

Canadian media group cuts 560 jobs

International Herald Tribune – 2008-11-17

Layoffs by Canwest Global Communications, the biggest Canadian media company, will affect its newspaper and television operations.

Joseph Boyden wins Canadian literature award

AP – 2008-11-12

AP - Joseph Boyden, a New Orleans resident who was raised in Toronto, has won the prestigious Scotiabank Giller Prize for his book "Through Black Spruce."

Canadian children's writers nominated for Astrid Lindgren award

CBC – 2008-09-23

Canadian children's novelist Bryan Doyle and writer-illustrator Marie-Louise Gay have been nominated for the 2009 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award, the richest award in children's literature.

Famous cellist claims story stolen by Canadian author

CBC – 2008-07-18

A man once known worldwide as the Cellist of Sarajevo wants compensation from a Vancouver author who he said has used his reputation in a bestselling novel without asking.

Canadian Publishing Revenue Declined in 2006

Publishers Wekly – 2008-07-14

Publishing revenue fell 1.2% in Canada in 2006, to C$2.1 billion as household spending dipped from C$111 to C$108. Sales of publishers' own title in Canada generated sales of C$943 million in the...

Canadian bookseller Nicholas Hoare announces closures

The Bookseller – 2012-03-16

After a week of media speculation that independent Canadian bookseller Nicholas Hoare would be...

What’s Ahead for Canadian Indies?

Publishers Weekly – 2012-03-30

April is the cruelest month, wrote T.S. Eliot, but this year, according to Canadian independent booksellers and the shoppers who love them, March might get the title as a spate of prominent indie...

$65K Griffin Prize taps 3 Canadian poets

CBC – 2012-04-10

Toronto poet Ken Babstock, B.C.'s Jan Zwicky and Perth, Ont.'s Phil Hall are vying for the $65,000 Griffin Poetry Prize, Canada's richest award for poetry.

Capture the Magic of Reading during TD Canadian Children's Book Week

CNW – 2012-04-26

Annual event encourages Canadians to read a book, share a story in 2012

Canadian publisher returns to national news agency service

Guardian – 2012-05-08

One of Canada's largest newspaper publishers, Postmedia Network, has agreed to return as a client of the Canadian Press, the country's national news agency, after a five-year absence.It means that...

Canadian publisher cuts Sunday papers

Guardian – 2012-05-29

Canada's Postmedia chain is to cut print production at three of its largest urban newspapers and will also erect paywalls at several titles. The Toronto-based publisher will cease Sunday issues of...

Peter Robinson wins Canadian crime novel honour

CBC – 2012-06-04

Toronto writer Peter Robinson has won the Arthur Ellis Award for the best crime novel of the year for Before the Poison.

Malaysian charged for selling banned Canadian book

CBC – 2012-06-19

A Borders bookstore manager in Malaysia has been charged with distributing a Canadian writer's book that was banned as being against Islam.

Venerable Canadian magazines drop print, go digital-only

CBC – 2012-06-28

Some long-running specialty magazines are switching to online-only editions at the end of this month, raising the question once again: Is this the end of print?

Canadian publisher plans more cuts

Guardian – 2012-07-11

One of Canada's leading, but ailing, newspaper publishing groups, Postmedia Network, has announced a new round of cutbacks. But the company has not revealed what those cuts will entail.However,...

E-books Share of Canadian Market Pegged at 16%

Publishers Weekly – 2012-10-12

BookNet Canada’s first survey of where Canadians buy books and what types of books they buy found that about 16% of purchases in the first half of 2012 were of e-books, while paperback remained the...

Canadian Booksellers Association Prepares to Join RCC

Publishers Weekly – 2012-10-26

Facing financial and other pressures, the Canadian Booksellers Association voted October 18 to become a division of the Retail Council of Canada, which CBA has been affiliated with since 2009.

Canadian publisher cuts 500 jobs

Guardian – 2012-11-14

Québecor Media, one of Canada's largest newspaper publishers, is cutting 500 jobs from its Sun chain, which operates major dailies across the country as well as hundreds of community newspapers.The...

Bad Sex in Fiction nomination for Canadian Nancy Huston

CBC – 2012-11-22

Nancy Huston, a Canadian-born writer living in Paris, has received a dubious honour – a nomination for the Bad Sex in Fiction Award.

Stones for My Father wins $30K Canadian children's book prize

CBC – 2012-11-22

Stones for My Father, a young adult book set during the Anglo-Boer war, has won the $30,000 TD Canadian Children's Literature Award.

Canadian Nancy Huston wins Bad Sex in Fiction prize

CBC – 2012-12-05

Calgary-born novelist Nancy Huston has won Britain's Bad Sex in Fiction Award, a prize no writer wants to win, for her novel Infrared.

Canadian writer Jon Klassen wins U.S. children's book prize

CBC – 2013-01-29

Canadian writer Jon Klassen's This Is Not My Hat received the Randolph Caldecott Medal for outstanding illustration, the American Library Association announced Monday.

Canadian cartooning awards tap newcomers, past stars

CBC – 2013-03-22

Ethan Rilly, who won the 2012 Doug Wright Spotlight Award for Pope Hats, about the give and take of career success, is nominated again at this year's awards for the best in Canadian cartooning.

Lebanese-Canadian Author Rawi Hage’s Winding Road to Success

Publishing Perspectives – 2013-04-11

Lebanese-Canadian author Rawi Hage, a featured speaker at this year's Abu Dhabi Book Fair, discusses his long, transcontinental path to becoming a novelist.

Vancouver's Anakena Schofield wins Canadian first novel award

CBC – 2013-04-25

Anakana Schofield, the Vancouver-based author of the novel Malarky, has won the $7,500 Amazon First Novel Award.

Canadian poets go digital to redefine their craft

CBC – 2013-05-07

With National Poetry Month having just ended, five Canadian poets recently spoke with the CBC Community about what poetry means in the digital environment.

Random House Canada to publish book by Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield

CNW – 2013-07-02

TORONTO, July 2, 2013 /CNW/ - Random House Canada is proud to announce that it will publish Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield's first book on October 29, 2013. The book, AN ASTRONAUT'S GUIDE TO ...

Canadian Beverage Association Statement on Low-Calorie Sweeteners Opinion Piece

CNW – 2013-07-13

TORONTO, July 12, 2013 /CNW/ - In response to "Artificial sweeteners produce the counterintuitive effect of inducing metabolic derangements," an opinion piece published in Trends in Endocrinolog...

Canadian Securities Administrators publish guidance on relationship disclosure practices

CNW – 2013-07-18

WINNIPEG, July 18, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) today published Staff Notice 31-334 CSA Review of Relationship Disclosure Practices to summarize the findings of a rec...

Canadian Securities Regulators Announce Results of Continuous Disclosure Reviews for Fiscal 2013

CNW – 2013-07-19

MONTREAL, July 19, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - The Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) today published Staff Notice 51-339 Continuous Disclosure Review Program Activities for the fiscal year ended ...

Booker Prize contenders include Canadian authors

CBC – 2013-07-23

British Columbia-based writer Ruth Ozeki and Canada-raised author Alison MacLeod have both been nominated for the prestigious Booker Prize.

Lend Your Creativity to Canadian Science

CNW – 2013-07-24

CALGARY, July 24, 2013 /CNW/ - Genome Alberta, Canadian Science Publishing, and a group of science bloggers are developing a new Canadian science blogging network and are searching for a logo. ...

Sara Kopamees interviews Premier Greg Selinger for Industry Media's July issue of Canadian Industry magazine

CNW – 2013-07-31

KITCHENER, ON, July 30, 2013 /CNW/ - Interactive publishers Industry Media today announced the July release of Canadian Industry Online (CIO) magazine, featuring an exclusive interview with Manit...

Canadian publisher's profits plunge 44%

Guardian – 2013-08-05

Torstar, Canada's newspaper and book publisher, saw its profits fall by 44% in the last quarter, reports the Globe & Mail.The company, which publishes the Toronto Star, attributed the fall to...

Canadian newspapers abandon holiday publishing

Guardian – 2013-08-30

Two leading Canadian newspaper publishers have cancelled the publication of their papers next Monday, Labour Day, for the first time in their history.The Toronto-based Globe & Mail explained its...

Report quashes Dutch disease claims, reveals improvement in Canadian manufacturing sector

CNW – 2013-09-05

CALGARY, Sept. 5, 2013 /CNW/ - A report published today by The School of Public Policy suggests that Canadians may want to scrap the term "Dutch disease" as a means for describing how the countr...

CBC nominated for 9 Canadian Online Publishing Awards

CBC – 2013-09-17

CBC News has snagged nine award nominations for its digital content from the Canadian Online Publishing Awards.

Canadian securities regulators provide an update regarding the consultation on proxy adviser firms

CNW – 2013-09-19

MONTREAL, Sept. 19, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - The Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) today published CSA Notice 25-301 Update on CSA Consultation Paper 25-401 Potential Regulation of Proxy Adviso...

David Gilmour, Canadian Professor And Author, Isn't Interested In Teaching Books By Women

The Huffington Post – 2013-09-26

You might expect more from someone at an institute of higher learning. An award-winning author and literature professor at the University of Toronto has ignited controversy by saying he's "not...

Canadian National Anthem: Margaret Atwood Wants Lyrics Changed

The Huffington Post – 2013-10-01

Canadian literary icon Margaret Atwood has joined the chorus of prominent Canadian women calling for the lyrics of "O Canada" to be more gender-neutral amid the launch of an official campaign to...

Canadian Book Launch and Q & A - Love and Math: The Heart of Hidden Reality

CNW – 2013-10-08

TORONTO, Oct. 7, 2013 /CNW/ - The Fields Institute invites the media and public to the Canadian book launch of Love & Math: The Heart of Hidden Reality by Edward Frenkel, Professor of Mathema...

Alice Munro is 1st Canadian woman to win Nobel literature prize

CBC – 2013-10-10

Alice Munro wins the 2013 Nobel Prize in Literature, becoming the first Canadian woman to take the award since its launch in 1901. She tells CBC she was awoken by her daughter in B.C. in the middle...

Canadian authors ecstatic over Alice Munro's Nobel win

CBC – 2013-10-10

Canadian writers reacted with ecstatic pride to Thursday's announcement that cherished homegrown short story master Alice Munro had won the Nobel Prize for Literature, saying it was long-overdue and...

Canadian-born Eleanor Catton wins Booker Prize

CBC – 2013-10-15

Eleanor Catton, a London, Ont.-born New Zealand author, is the winner of the 2013 Booker Prize for her gold-rush saga, The Luminaries.

Canadian wireless speeds faster than in U.S., study says

CBC – 2013-10-16

Urban Canadians have access to consistently faster network speeds than their neighbours in the U.S., according to a study by PC Magazine.

Industry Media celebrates Manitoba business success in Canadian Industry Online

CNW – 2013-10-28

KITCHENER, ON, Oct. 28, 2013 /CNW/ - Interactive publishers Industry Media announced the October focus of Canadian Industry Online (CIO) magazine: Manitoba business. The issue includes an intervi...

Canadian cyclist Ryder Hesjedal admits to doping

CBC – 2013-10-30

Canadian cyclist and 2012 Giro d'Italia champion Ryder Hesjedal on Wednesday admitted to doping "more than 10 years ago" after allegations surfaced in a book written by disgraced Danish cyclist...

Canadian Business honors WestJet CEO

CNW – 2013-11-07

National magazine names Gregg Saretsky one of Canada's top new leaders CALGARY, Nov. 7, 2013 /CNW/ - WestJet announced today that Canadian Business magazine has named WestJet President and CEO ...

NSA leaks on Canadian surveillance coming, Greenwald says

CBC – 2013-11-10

Glenn Greenwald — the journalist who, through his source Edward Snowden, revealed a massive domestic and foreign spying operation by the NSA — says documents outlining Canadian surveillance will...

Real Style Magazine Wins Best Digital Edition At Canadian Online Publishing Awards

CNW – 2013-11-14

TORONTO, Nov. 14, 2013 /CNW/ - Real Style Magazine was awarded Best Digital Edition for its Summer 2013 issue at the Canadian Online Publishing Awards (COPA). "I'm very proud to receive this a...

Canadian Jeweller Magazine announces the winners of the Excellence In Design and Awards Of Excellence at the Jewellers Vigilance Canada Jewellers Ball

CNW – 2013-11-20

TORONTO, Nov. 19, 2013 /CNW/ - Canadian Jeweller is pleased to officially announce the recipients of the 2013 Excellence in Design and Awards of Excellence competitions, celebrating the very bes...

First & Best Booklist names this year's top ten Canadian books for building reading readiness in kids birth to five

CNW – 2013-11-27

TORONTO, Nov. 27, 2013 /CNW/ - Toronto Public Library today announced the titles that top its distinguished First & Best Booklist, the selection of the year's finest Canadian books for childr...

Canadian securities regulators propose streamlining disclosure requirements for private foreign securities offerings to certain Canadian investors

CNW – 2013-11-28

TORONTO, Nov. 28, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) today published proposed amendments to National Instrument 33-105 Underwriting Conflicts (NI 33-105). The amendments w...

Canadian Business and PROFIT Unite to Create All-Encompassing Business Magazine with Unparalleled Content

CNW – 2013-12-09

- Publishing expertise of Canadian Business and PROFIT combine to deliver enhanced business publication, with projected readership of more than 1 million - - New strategic business unit, CB I...

Canadian Securities Regulators Seek Comments on Mutual Fund Risk Classification Methodology

CNW – 2013-12-12

MONTREAL, Dec. 12, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - The Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) published today for comment CSA Notice 81-324 and Request for Comments Proposed CSA Mutual Fund Risk Classific...

Canadian art e-book series spotlights homegrown artists

CBC – 2013-12-14

A new online project hopes to expand Canadians' knowledge of homegrown artists beyond familiar names like the Group of Seven. The recently launched Canadian Online Art Book Project will unveil six to...

Canadian Regulators Release Status Reports on Mutual Fund Fees and Best Interest Duty

CNW – 2013-12-17

TORONTO, Dec. 17, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) today published status reports on two recent consultations related to mutual fund fees and the appropriateness of introdu...

Canadian Securities Regulators Seek Comment on Derivatives Rule Relating to Mandatory Central Counterparty Clearing

CNW – 2013-12-19

MONTREAL, Dec. 19, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Members of the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) today published for comment the CSA Staff Notice 91-303 - Proposed Model Provincial Rule on Mandato...

Canadian securities regulators mandate OBSI's dispute resolution service for registered dealers and advisers

CNW – 2013-12-19

TORONTO, Dec. 19, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) today published final amendments to National Instrument 31-103 Registration Requirements, Exemptions and Ongoing Registra...

New Canadian University Press Grabs Spotlight

Publishers Weekly – 2013-12-20

It’s not every day that a book from a scholarly press inspires a song and gets its own music video, but that’s what the first book released by the University of Regina Press in Saskatchewan,...

Canadian Industry magazine releases Aboriginal business edition

CNW – 2013-12-23

KITCHENER, ON, Dec. 23, 2013 /CNW/ - Interactive publishers Industry Media announced the release of the December issue of Canadian Industry Online (CIO) magazine, which is focused on Aboriginal b...

Investing in Professional Development for the Canadian Writing and Publishing Community - The Government of Canada invests in Humber College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning's annual Book Summit

CNW – 2014-01-07

ETOBICOKE, ON, Jan. 7, 2014 /CNW/ - Member of Parliament Bernard Trottier (Etobicoke-Lakeshore) announced today $35,000 in funding for Humber College Institute of Technology & Advanced Learn...

Gary Shteyngart Says Canadian Literature Is Boring, Then Apologizes Like A Canadian

The Huffington Post – 2014-01-11

Only three months after a Canadian writer received the Nobel Prize for literature for the first time ever, one U.S. writer dismissed our literary traditions as boring. Russian-American author Gary...

Investing in Canadian Books for Children and Young Adults

CNW – 2014-01-11

The Government of Canada invests in Canadian publisher Annick Press TORONTO, Jan. 10, 2014 /CNW/ - Member of Parliament Mark Adler (York Centre) today announced $266,166 in funding for Canadian...

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