Radio & Television

CanWest may buy back MediaWorks Income Fund

TORONTO – CanWest MediaWorks Income Fund said today that, at the request of CanWest MediaWorks Inc., its principal security holder, and in light of the proposed income trust tax legislative changes announced on October 31, 2006, it has established a special committee of independent trustees to consider any proposal from CanWest MediaWorks Inc. in respect of a possible going private or similar transaction. The release was issued in response to a story in Wednesday's Globe and Mail which said the broadcast and newspaper conglomerate was exploring taking the income fund (which includes all of the company's newspapers except the National...

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.