Radio & Television

RTNDA revises Code of Ethics

ST. JOHN’S – The Radio-Television News Directors Association of Canada has revised its Code of Ethics to take a stronger stand on journalistic integrity. Its new article on integrity states, “Producers of news broadcasts will not pay subjects or sources that have a vested interest in a story. Commentators or contracted experts are exempted. Broadcast journalists will not accept financial compensation from those who seek to influence news coverage thereby compromising journalistic integrity and independence.” The RTNDA adopted its revised Code of Ethics at its annual general meeting held in St. John’s. The Code’s preamble states, “Free speech and an...

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.