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Every daily newspaper chain in Canada

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Postmedia Network Canada Corp.
Toronto
(45)


Postmedia Network Inc.
(45 English)
Canada.com

Canoe.com

FPinfomart.ca

Faceoff.com (with Torstar)

Driving.ca

Celebrating.ca

Working.com

Dose.ca

Remembering.ca

Your Life Moments

Osprey Auction
Paul Godfrey, president/CEO Postmedia Network Canada Corp.
(PNC-A.TO)
(PNC-B.TO)





Metro International
Stockholm, Sweden
(8)


Metro

(7 English, 1 French)

(Star Media Group owns 90 per cent and Metro International owns 10 per cent of Free Daily News Group (Metro Toronto, Metro Calgary and Metro Edmonton) and of Greenfield Newspapers (Metro Vancouver and Metro Ottawa). Publications Métropolitaines Inc. (Montreal Métro) is owned by Transcontinental Media (60 per cent), Metro International (25 per cent) and Gesca (15 per cent). Transcontinental, Torstar and Metro are co-owners of Metro Halifax.)
ReadMetro Leif Eliasson, CEO Metro International SA was delisted from the Nasdaq OMX - Stockholm in May 2012 after the public offer by Investment AB Kinnevik (Kinnevik). Currently more than 98 per cent of the shares in Metro International are held by Kinnevik.
SaltWire Network
Halifax
(8)


SaltWire Network
(8 English)
NovaNewsNow.com Mark Lever is president and CEO Privately owned by the Dennis and Lever family
Torstar
Toronto
(6)


Star Media Group

(1 English)

(Torstar also owns 19.35 per cent of Black Press Ltd. Star Media Group owns 90 per cent of Metro Toronto, Metro Calgary, Metro Edmonton, Metro Vancouver and Metro Ottawa. Torstar, Transcontinental and Metro co-own Metro Halifax. Star Media Group also owns an approximate 55-per-cent interest in Sing Tao Newspapers (Canada 1988) Ltd.)
Thestar.com

Torstar Syndication Services:
- ESyndicate
- Tsscontent.ca

Toronto.com

Workopolis (50%)
John Boynton, president and CEO

John A. Honderich is chairman
Torstar Corp. (TSX:TS.B)


Metroland Media Group

(2 English)

(Metroland Media is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Torstar.)
GuelphMercuryTribune.com

Wheels.ca

Travelalerts.ca

HomeFinder.ca

LifeNews.ca

LocalWork.ca

GottaRent.com

LeaseBusters.com (50%)

WagJag.com

Save.ca

Goldbook.ca


Sing Tao Newspaper Group

(3 Chinese)

(Star Media Group owns an approximate 55-per-cent interest in Sing Tao Newspapers (Canada 1988) Ltd.; Sing Tao's parent company in Hong Kong is Sing Tao News Corp. Ltd.)
Dushi.ca

Singtao.ca

Ccue.com
Carol Peddie, CEO, Toronto

In Hong Kong, Siu Sai Wo is CEO and Charles Ho Tsu-Kwok is chairman
Sing Tao News Corp. Ltd. is a publicly listed company in Hong Kong
(HK:1105)
Groupe Capitales Médias
Québec
(6)


Groupe Capitales Médias
(6 French)
  Claude Gagnon is CEO Privately-owned by Martin Cauchon
Glacier Media Inc.
Vancouver
(5)


Glacier Newspaper Group

(2 English)

(Glacier Ventures also bought a 25 per cent interest in Continental Newspapers Ltd. in November 2006 and acquired an increased interest in 2008.)
  Jonathon Kennedy, president and CEO

Sam Grippo is chairman
Glacier Media Inc. (TSX:GVC)

Alta Newspaper Group LP
(3 English)
  Privately owned by Glacier Ventures (59 per cent) and a private group of shareholders including David Radler.
Quebecor
Montreal
(3)


Québecor Groupe Média

(3 French;
Quebecor Media has also bought a 50 per cent stake in Today Daily News)
Canoë

Jobboom employment

Autonet

ReseauContact

Qubecor Media Sales


Pierre Karl Péladeau
, president and CEO

Pierre Dion is chairperson of the Quebecor Media board; Julie Tremblay is president and CEO of Quebecor Media Group
Quebecor Inc.

TSX:QBR.A

TSX:QBR.B
J. D. Irving
Saint John, N.B.
(3)


Brunswick News

(3 English)
Canadaeast.com

CareerBeacon.com
James K. Irving, chairman and CEO Privately owned by the Irving family.
Black Press
Victoria
(3)


Black Press

(3 English)
LocalWorkBC.ca

Used.ca

B.C. Local News
David Black, president/CEO Black Press Ltd. is a company privately owned and operated by the David Black family, in which Torstar Corp. has a 19.35-per-cent interest.
Horizon
Marion, Ill.
(3)


Continental Newspapers Ltd. (formerly Horizon Operations (Canada) Ltd.)
(3 English)
  David Radler is CEO Privately owned by David Radler and possibly Mark Kipnis and others. Conrad Black sold his shares in 2006. Glacier Ventures bought a 25 per cent interest in Continental Newspapers Ltd. in November 2006 and acquired an increased interest in 2008.
FP Newspapers
Winnipeg
(2)


FP Newspapers
(2 English)
  Ron Stern, chairman and CEO FP Newspapers Income Fund (TSX:FP.UN)
Epoch Times Media
New York
(2)


Epoch Times
(2 Chinese)
  Cindy Gu is Eastern Canada president The Epoch Times is a privately held news media company.
Media Chinese International Ltd.
Hong Kong
(2)


Ming Pao

(2 Chinese)
  Tan Sri Datuk Tiong Hiew King, chairman Media Chinese International Ltd. is a publicly listed company in Hong Kong
(HK:00685)
Korea Times Co. Ltd.
Seoul, South Korea
(2)


HanKook Daily News

(2 Korean)
  Lee Chang-sup, CEO  
JoongAng Ilbo Media Network
Seoul, South Korea
(2)


Korea Daily

(2 Korean)
  Song Pil-ho, president and CEO  
Star News Publishing
Wainwright, Alta.
(2)


Star News
(2 English)
  Roger Holmes, President Privately owned by the Holmes family
Power
Montreal
(1)


Gesca

(1 French)

(Gesca also owns 15 per cent of Montreal Métro.)
Nécrologie

Workopolis (50%)
Paul Desmarais Jr., chairman and co-CEO

André Desmarais is president and co-CEO
Power Corp. of Canada (TSX:POW)
Transcontinental
Montreal
(0)


Transcontinental Media

(0 English)

(Transcontinental Media is also 60-per-cent owner of Montreal Métro, which is for sale and co-owner (33 per cent share) of Metro Halifax.)
     
InMemoriam.ca

LesAffaires.com

Publisac.ca coupons and flyers

MesNouvellesLocales.com

Info07

Les Éditions Transcontinental

Atlantic NewsNet

François Olivier, president and CEO

Isabelle Marcoux is chair of the board
Transcontinental Inc.

TSX:TCL.A

TSX:TCL.B