Radio & Television

Corus re-applies for Cosmo license

TORONTO – Corus Television is determined to bring Cosmo TV to Canada. Earlier this year the company was denied a license for the service named after the popular women's magazine as the Commission decided it infringed on the genre protection of other protected Canadian specialty channels.The channel will be a partnership between Corus and Hearst Corp., which owns the title. "We were disappointed by the decision the Commission made but are not bowed," said Corus CEO John Cassaday in a Tuesday conference call to discuss the company's second quarter results. "We have re-filed and refined all our programming commitments so that...

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.