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Former CBC head of English Services says the government needs to begin to move now to ensure that we do not lose the CBC, and with it an important part of ourselves.
Mélanie Joly says she will deliver on a campaign promise to double annual funding to the country's arts funding agency, the Canada Council for the Arts, to the tune of $360 million.
The Prime Minster explains his expectations in this mandate letter to new Minister of Canadian Heritage, Mélanie Joly.
FRIENDS says that the CRTC and the new government should collaborate to create a policy environment that recognizes the needs and vital importance of local TV.
Just hours after being sworn in, Canada's new Heritage Minister outlined priorities that include increasing the budgets of the Canada Council for the Arts and the CBC.
In his statement, Prime Minister says his government will reinvest in Canada's cultural and creative industries.
Columnist says award felt like a key moment in the long fight to enhance Canada’s identity by supporting its talent.
Justin Trudeau's campaign vow to renew investment in the arts was music to the industry's ears, and as the Liberal leader prepares for his swearing-in as Canada's 23rd prime minister next week, the prevailing mood among cultural groups is of cautious optimism.
Columnist says the massive influx of digital content, while great for the platform has meant that competition for traditional sources of funding is also heating up, with more companies than ever competing for an amount of financing that has remained relatively unchanged.
Columnist says an underfunded CBC is in the midst of an awkward transition to a multiplatform and global environment in which its role as a producer, distributor, curator and aggregator of Canadian news and entertainment should become more important, not less.
Former Liberal leader says that in order for cultural policies to move forward it will be more than ever necessary for the federal government to play a leading role.
The Liberals have joined the NDP and Greens in pledging to reverse the $115 million in cuts made by the Conservative government to the CBC.
Chairs had to be brought out in the Charlotte Street Arts Centre Auditorium to accommodate the varied crowd that filled the room at the Fredericton Riding All Candidates Meeting put on by the Fredericton Arts Alliance about Arts and Culture on Monday, Sept. 14 at 7 pm.
The CRTC launches a review of the policy framework for local and community television programming.
At least 35% of the music selections of Stingray's Canadian-produced channels consist of Canadian talent.
The Senate Transport and Communication Committee’s report on the challenges facing the CBC would fundamentally change the national public broadcaster for the worse, according to the watchdog group Friends of Canadian Broadcasting.
Numbers suggest playoff ratings were down 20 percent despite heavy Canadian content in the early rounds.
The Talent Fund helps the film industry diversify its funding sources and promote its successes.
With millions of Canuck visitors, BuzzFeed has officially launched a Canadian edition.
CTV, Global and Rogers have no new Canadian shows this fall and CTV has announced that they are cancelling "Degrassi: The Next Generation" after 14 seasons.