Radio & Television

Shaw Media Sports, Live Music Channel among new broadcasting applications

OTTAWA – Shaw Media wants to take a crack at sports broadcasting, while Astral hopes to add two new French-language services to its roster, according to 19 new broadcasting applications made public by the CRTC on Friday.Shaw Media Sports will be an English-language category two channel airing competitive mainstream sports specialty programming, reads the application.  Astral has asked for a channel called Investigation that will be devoted to exploring justice and forensic science, legal and police investigations, fraud and swindling, espionage, major trials and forensic pathology.  It has also filed an application for a channel called Tendances which promises programming on fashion, beauty care,...

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.