Radio & Television

Union says beleaguered newspaper industry needs help, too

TORONTO – While welcoming Netflix Canada’s pending $500 million investment in Canadian content, Unifor said that Canada’s news industry also needs help, and quickly.Canada's largest union in the private sector represents some12,000 journalists and media workers in TV, print and online.  Unifor national president Jerry Dias said that the cultural and newspaper review must move faster."We have to move a lot more quickly on long-term solutions for our news and entertainment industries as audiences and advertising dollars move to the Internet”, Dias said in a statement.  “France has done so, Canada should too."Dias called the absence of a more significant commitment...

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.