Canada narrows Postmedia/Torstar deal to criminal probe

Julie Jackson

05 December 2018

Canada narrows Postmedia/Torstar deal to criminal probe

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Canada’s antitrust watchdog is now pursuing only its criminal investigation into a deal by the country’s two largest newspaper chains, Postmedia and Torstar, that led to the closure of 36 newspapers, the Competition Bureau has told GCR.