Radio & Television

Are Bell and Astral cutting in a new partner?

TORONTO – It would seem Bell Canada and Astral Media are figuring out how they can get back to the altar and tie the knot after all, perhaps with a third party in tow. The Globe and Mail broke a story this morning saying a new purchase arrangement between the two would be announced soon, but this one would likely involve the spinoff of some English language TV assets – something we said could happen here. In fact, since Bell and Astral executives are obviously committed to this deal and to do what it takes to have it approved by...

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.