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Rogers Communications Files Preliminary Shelf Prospectuses

Rogers Communications Inc. (NYSE: RCI) announced today that it has filed a preliminary short form base shelf prospectus with applicable securities regulators in each of the provinces of Canada. This will allow Rogers to make offerings of debt securities of up to $4 billion in the provinces of Canada during the 25-month period after the shelf prospectus becomes final. This shelf prospectus will replace Rogers' corresponding existing shelf prospectus that expires on December 30, 2011. The preliminary shelf prospectus will not become final until a final shelf prospectus is filed with the provincial securities regulatory authorities in Canada and a receipt is obtained.

Rogers also announced today that it has filed a separate preliminary short form base shelf prospectus with the Ontario Securities Commission and a corresponding registration statement with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission. These filings will allow Rogers to make offerings of debt securities of up to US$4 billion in Ontario and the United States during the 25-month period after the shelf prospectus becomes final and the registration statement becomes effective. This shelf prospectus and registration statement will replace Rogers' corresponding existing shelf prospectus and registration statement that expire on December 30, 2011.

The preliminary shelf prospectus will not become final until a final shelf prospectus is filed with the Ontario Securities Commission and a receipt is obtained. The registration statement filed with the SEC relating to these debt securities has not yet become effective. The registration statement will not become effective until an amendment is filed and the SEC is notified of the aforementioned receipt.

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