Radio & Television

CRTC asks for comments on digital transition; broadcast distribution regs

OTTAWA – With some 260 days left before the television industry converts its over-the-air transmitters from analog to digital, the CRTC is calling for comments on the proposed regulations for the digital television transition.The notice also outlined some guidelines for broadcasters that will be required to air public service announcements and/or service loss notices at least six months prior to the August 31, 2011 deadline.  Comments are due by January 11, 2011.The Commission has also asked for comments on proposed amendments to its broadcasting distribution regulations, which will be effective 1 September 2011.These amendments reflect determinations made by the CRTC in policy...

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.