Radio & Television

In-studio sports shows shut down

By Steve Faguy MONTREAL — A week after Canada's all-sports channels said they hoped to continue with news and analysis programming through the Covid-19 outbreak, Montreal-based RDS and TVA Sports said Monday they had to suspend all original programming to meet the Quebec government's new requirement to shut down all non-essential businesses until April 13. Bell Media’s RDS said it would suspend, after Tuesday, its talk shows 5 à 7, L'Antichambre, Max et Bruno, Blitz and D'un autre angle, plus its news show Sports 30. Quebecor’s TVA Sports, meanwhile, has shut down daily talk shows Dave Morissette en direct and...

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.