Global Television Network
Global Television Network (mainly called Global or Global TV) is a Canadian television network. Along with CTV and CBC, it is one of the countries major networks. It is Canada's number-two television network.[source?]
|Type||Broadcast television network|
|Availability||National, northern U.S. (terrestrial), parts of U.S. and Bermuda (via digital cable)|
|Slogan||Come home to Global|
(President and CEO of Corus Entertainment)
(Vice President of News)
|January 6, 1974|
(launch of CKGN-TV; now CIII-DT)
(as the CanWest Global System)
August 18, 1997
(national launch of Global brand)
|CanWest Global System (used in the 1989 on non-Global branded Canwest stations)|
|Global News: BC 1|
|Global Television Network|
In Late 2009, Shaw took over Canwest's broadcast rights as of October 27, 2010. Global is a part of Shaw Media currently.
Television listings change
In television listings such as TV Guide, it is shown as GLO, GLB or GTV.
Global Television Network programs change
Global Stations change
Global HD change
In October 2004, a HD version started airing, at the time, you had to have digital cable.
- 1974-1975: "Your New Point of View"
- 1975-2006: "Global's got it!"
- 2006–present: "on Global"
- "Shaw Communications closes purchase of Canwest TV assets, rebrands as Shaw Media by David Friend - FRIENDS of Canadian Broadcasting". friends.ca. Archived from the original on 2020-09-23. Retrieved 2019-02-14.