Radio & Television

CRTC green lights new channels TVA Mode, Star Systeme

OTTAWA – TVA received CRTC approval for two new category two specialty television stations on Wednesday.The first is for TVA Mode, a national, French-language general-interest channel that will offer programming intended for men and women dedicated to fashion, beauty and personal well-being.  The application says that programming would include Québécois, Canadian and international fashion shows, various magazines covering the world of fashion and beauty trends in a problem/solution approach, and programs offering vignettes and features dedicated to trends, products and personal well-being.  The licence will expire August 31, 2017.The second is for Star Système, a national, French-language high definition channel devoted...

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.