Cable & Telecom

New bill could help Quebecor’s chances of bringing NHL back to Quebec

MONTREAL – Quebecor is one step closer to building its NHL-calibre arena in Quebec City with Wednesday’s adoption of bill 204 by the provincial government.The bill validates a management contract for the proposed $400 million arena between Quebecor Media and the city of Quebec, and aims to pre-empt any lawsuits challenging the partnership. The 25-year deal, which Quebecor signed in early March, is designed to help attract an NHL team back to Quebec City (the now defunct Nordiques last played in the city in 1995).  It would also mean some attractive content for Quebecor’s new sports channel TVA Sports and Videotron’s mobile...

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.