Radio & Television

Deadlines: Soon

No details yet on the government’s $500 million Covid-19 aid program By Denis Carmel MONTREAL – Just as Industry Minister Navdeep Bains last week said the government would “soon” announce new timelines to help connect rural regions, Heritage Minister Steven Guilbeault said Monday the details of a temporary program to help the sectors of media, culture and sports would be revealed “soon.” The $500 million program had been announced April 16 and during a virtual Chamber of Commerce of Metropolitan Montreal conference, a visibly disappointed minister said more details will be available not a matter of weeks, but days. Later...

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.