March 30, 2015
HISTORY Greenlights Season Four of Vikings
HISTORY announced today that it has picked up a fourth season of its hit scripted series Vikings, created and written by Michael Hirst (The Tudors, Elizabeth). Five new episodes remain in the current season airing Thursdays with the season...
Mar 26, 2015 1:59PM
CRTC Proposes Measures to Empower Canadian TV Viewers
The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission today unveiled a draft code that will help Canadians make informed choices and resolve disputes with their television service providers.
Mar 26, 2015 11:45AM
WAB Awards Nomination Period Closing Soon
The Western Association of Broadcasters looks forward to celebrating the best in Western broadcasting at their annual WAB Gold Medal Awards Gala on June 4th in Banff, Alberta. Nominations are only being accepted until Friday, April 3rd, and are...
Mar 26, 2015 11:37AM
SiriusXM Canada Renews Senior Secured Credit Facility
SiriusXM Canada has announced that it has renewed its senior secured credit facility with National Bank of Canada and the Toronto-Dominion Bank.
Mar 26, 2015 8:46AM
CAJ to Bell: Don't Interfere with CTV's Journalism
The CAJ commends CTV's chief anchor Lisa Laflamme and Ottawa bureau chief Robert Fife for standing against a reported attempt to interfere with their news coverage by corporate owners Bell Media.
Mar 26, 2015 7:49AM
Bell Media President's Statement
"CTV News is Canada's leading news organization because of its longstanding commitment to the highest levels of journalistic integrity. With that reality in mind, I would like to explain events around discussion of last week's CRTC decisions on...
Mar 26, 2015 5:46AM
Statement by CRTC Chairman
One of the pillars of Canada’s broadcasting system—and, in fact, of our country’s democracy—is that journalists are able to report news stories independently and without undue editorial interference. This principle,...
Mar 26, 2015 5:39AM
Bell Media's Crull Apologizes for Interfering in News Coverage
Bell Media's president Kevin Crull has apologized for interferring in CTV's news coverage of the recent CRTC decision on pick-and-pay services. A Toronto Globe and Mail article alleged Crull attempted to ban the appearance of CRTC...
Mar 26, 2015 5:21AM
BBC Top Gear Host's Contract Not Renewed
BBC has reported that Top Gear host, Jeremy Clarkson's contract will not be renewed after a physical altercation with a producer, the BBC's director general Tony Hall has said. Lord Hall said he had "not taken this decision lightly"...
Mar 25, 2015 10:27AM
Stringray Music Partners with Air Canada
Stingray announced today a partnership with Air Canada and Spafax, making Stingray the main music content partner for the Air Canada enRoute in-flight entertainment system.
Mar 25, 2015 10:11AM