Radio & Television

CRTC mulls changing broadcast day definition for mainstream sports services

OTTAWA - The CRTC is considering amending the definition of the “broadcast day” as it applies to the standard conditions of licence for competitive mainstream sports specialty services. The Commission said Tuesday that the proposed amendment would allow licensees of specialty Category C services operating in the mainstream sports genre to choose between an 18- or a 24-hour broadcast day.  Currently, the broadcast day is defined as the period of up to 18 consecutive hours, beginning each day not earlier than six o’clock in the morning and ending not later than one o’clock in the morning of the following day,...

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.