Cable & Telecom

Court returns QVC denial decision to CRTC

OTTAWA – Canadians may soon have more teleshopping options after the CRTC was urged to reconsider its earlier decision denying U.S.-based television shopping service QVC a place on Canadian TV screens.The Federal Court of Appeal ruled earlier this month to allow an appeal of the Commission’s April 2016 decision that rejected an application by VMedia Inc. to add QVC to the list of non-Canadian programming services and stations authorized for distribution in Canada.In that decision, the Commission concluded that if authorized, QVC would be carrying on a broadcasting undertaking in whole or in part in Canada, a move that is contingent upon it...

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.