Radio & Television

A more fashionable application gains approval

GATINEAU – It took a second pass through the CRTC, but Corus Entertainment won approval for Cosmo TV today. The category two digital channel, a partnership with Cosmopolitan Magazine owner Hearst Corp., will join the popular W in the broadcaster's women's division. As we reported in February, the Commission denied the first attempt by Cosmo TV for a license saying it infringed on the genre protection of other Canadian specialties such as the FashionTelevision Channel and Star!.This second time around, Cosmo agreed to some programming restrictions so it wouldn't infringe on the protections of others, such as: * No more...
 

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.