Radio & Television

Sagging TV ad revenues pull down Q1 results at TVA Group

MONTREAL – TVA Group kicked off 2014 amidst heavy losses, especially in its television division.The Quebecor–owned communications company recorded a net loss attributable to shareholders in the amount of $10.2 million for the period ended March 31, 2014, almost double its $5.9 million loss in the same quarter of 2013.  Consolidated adjusted operating loss totalled $6.03 million this quarter, compared with adjusted operating income of $895,000 year-over-year.An adjusted operating loss of $8.2 million in the Television segment was attributed to the combined impact of a 5.8% decrease in advertising revenues and higher content expenditures.  The Publishing segment generated adjusted operating income...

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.