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Unifor Calls for Expanded Local News and Ethnic Programming

December 1, 2021 Appearing before the CRTC as it discusses the future of local TV news in Canada, Unifor called for strong measures to boost local news programming, including calling for restoration of expanded programming in Italian, Punjabi, Cantonese and Mandarin. In his…
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Cogeco Connexion Unveils a More Flexible TV Offering

December 1, 2021 Cogeco Connexion proudly unveiled a new, more flexible television offering that allows its customers in the Ontario and Québec consumer markets to select the individual channels they truly want, tailoring a package to their interests. In keeping with new Canadian…
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Stingray Launches Online Music Player

December 1, 2021 Stingray today launched the Stingray Music online music player; available free to everyone with a subscription to a provider that carries Stingray Music. A complement to the popular Stingray Music mobile app, the music player offers unlimited ad-free streaming of…
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Hollywood Suite Celebrates 5th Anniversary with Free Preview

December 1, 2021 To celebrate five years of showcasing the best movies ever made, Hollywood Suite has announced a five-week national Free Preview starting today until January 5. Canadians can enjoy the gift of the best movies from the 70s, 80s, 90s, and…
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Gusto Unveils Holiday Lineup

December 1, 2021   Holiday eating starts now as Gusto reveals its festive holiday lineup, including three original Canadian holiday specials. Viewers can also feast on Gusto’s best food and lifestyle programming with eight deliciously-entertaining marathons, including the “Live Well for 2021” marathon…
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Netflix Launches Netflix on the Go

November 30, 2021 Netflix members worldwide can now download in addition to streaming great series and films at no extra cost. While many members enjoy watching Netflix at home, we’ve often heard they also want to continue their Stranger Things binge while on…
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Telefilm Canada Holds Annual Public Assembly and Celebrates 50 Years of Talent

November 30, 2021 Telefilm Canada held its Annual Public Assembly this morning at the Vancouver International Film Centre’s Vancity Theatre. The Assembly was held under the theme Celebrating 50 years of talent—a reference to Telefilm’s upcoming 50th anniversary in 2021. The Assembly was…
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Global Adds New Original Suspense Drama to Midseason Schedule

November 30, 2021 Global  announces new original suspense drama Ransom joins its midseason schedule, premiering on Sunday, January 1. Airing in simulcast with CBS in the US, the 13-episode procedural settles into its regular timeslot beginning Saturday, January 7 on Global. From leading independent…
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Santa Comes to Pay TV Homes in a New Holiday Channel

November 30, 2021 This holiday season major pay-TV providers serving 30 million homes in the U.S. and Canada will invite their viewers to immerse themselves in all things Santa with the release of the latest “Santa Tracker” experience from ZoneTV, now through Christmas.…
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CRTC Calls for Submissions on Sirius XM Canada Changes in Ownership Structure

November 30, 2021 The CRTC has received an application by Sirius XM Canada Holdings Inc., on behalf of Sirius XM Canada Inc., for authority to effect changes in its ownership structure.  Sirius XM Canada Inc. is the licensee of the satellite subscription radio…