Radio & Television

ACTRA wants candidates to support Canadian culture

TORONTO – The Alliance of Canadian Cinema, Television and Radio Artists (ACTRA) is urging Canadians to vote for candidates who will promote and protect Canadian culture if elected.At a press conference Thursday in Toronto, ACTRA described culture as “not only critical to our national identity, it is an important engine of Canada’s economy”, noting that it contributes more than $85 billion to the GDP and 1.1 million jobs.“The economy and jobs are top-of-mind for most Canadians in this election, so we’re asking them to support candidates who will fight for culture and artists,” said Ferne Downey, ACTRA national president, in...

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.