Radio & Television

The Philanthropy Channel receives license

CALGARY - The CRTC has approved an application for a new, national, English-language Category B specialty television programming service called The Philanthropy Channel. The independent channel aims to introduce Canadians to inspiring people and organizations whose philanthropic work makes Canada and the world a better place.  It will also offer programming about the philanthropic interests of private individuals, foundations, and pop-culture icons such as Bill Gates, Bono and Oprah Winfrey. "The Philanthropy Channel is where like-minded people will be able to share their stories and passion for giving and helping at all levels," said founder and president Peter Clarke, in the announcement.  "As 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.