Category Archives : Canwest


Buyouts offered at PNG

Today letters went out to employees at the Victoria Times Colonist, Vancouver Sun and The Province announcing buyouts. Over the past week Postmedia has been cutting jobs at its newspapers READ MORE


Questions for Canwest buyers

Here’s wishing at least one business reporter would ask some questions about the deal to buy Canwest newspapers, rather than simply repeating what’s in company press releases. On Wednesday, less READ MORE


Too much debt, again

The sale of Canwest’s newspapers, approved in principle last week by a bankruptcy judge in Toronto, to an ad hoc committee of bondholders, mostly based in the USA, does little READ MORE


Time to fix CCAA system

Screw the workers and look after ourselves! This seems to be the motto that Canwest senior managers live by, as judged by their actions in the current Companies’ Creditors Arrangement READ MORE