Rogers Communications Board Increases and Declares Dividend

Thu Feb 14, 2013 10:20pm EST

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Board Increases Annualized Dividend 10% to  $1.74  Effective Immediately;  

Quarterly Dividend of  43.5 Cents  per Share Declared by Board Reflects
 Newly Established  $1.74  per Share Annualized Dividend Payout Level  

TORONTO,  Feb. 14, 2013  /PRNewswire/ - Rogers Communications Inc. ("Rogers")
 announced that its Board of Directors has approved a 10% increase to
 the annualized dividend rate from  $1.58  to  $1.74  per Class A Voting and
 Class B Non-Voting share.  Effective immediately, the new quarterly
 dividend rate will be  43.5 cents  per share.

Following the approval of the dividend increase, the Rogers Board
 declared a  43.5 cents  quarterly dividend on each of its outstanding
 Class A Voting shares and Class B Non-Voting shares.  This quarterly
 dividend will be paid on  April 2, 2013  to shareholders of record on
  March 15, 2013, and is the first quarterly dividend to reflect the
 newly increased  $1.74  per share annualized dividend level. Such
 quarterly dividends are only payable as and when declared by Rogers'
 Board and there is no entitlement to any dividend prior thereto.

About the Company:

Rogers Communications is a diversified Canadian communications and media
 company. We are engaged in wireless voice and data communications
 services through Wireless,  Canada's  largest wireless provider. Through
 Cable, we are one of  Canada's  leading providers of cable television
 services as well as high-speed Internet access and telephony services
 to consumers and businesses. Through Media, we are engaged in radio and
 television broadcasting, televised shopping, sports entertainment, and
 magazines and trade publications. We are publicly traded on the  Toronto
 Stock Exchange (TSX: RCI.A and RCI.B) and on the New York Stock
 Exchange (NYSE: RCI). For further information about the Rogers group of
 companies, please visit

SOURCE  Rogers Communications Inc.

Bruce M. Mann, (416) 935-3532,


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