Radio & Television

TVA Group cuts 90 jobs, blames tough ad market

MONTREAL – Quebecor’s TVA Group announced today it is cutting 90 jobs as part of a plan to reduce operating costs in a challenging market. In a release, the company said the job cuts, which represent 4.5% of its total staff, are necessary for the company to compete in what it says is a challenging market for advertising revenue for media outlets both here and abroad In addition to a reduction of existing personnel, unfilled positions will be abolished and others will be eliminated through attrition, the release states. “In order to preserve its leadership position in Quebec, protect its...

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.