What you need to know about coming to Canada as a performing artist

Credit to Author: Michael Schwartz| Date: Fri, 06 Aug 2021 09:00:21 +0000

Typically, Canada requires foreign nationals who want to work in Canada to have work permits. However, Canada also has several exceptions to this rule. The main ones are: Business visitors. These are people who engage in international business in Canada, but who do not directly enter the Canadian labour market. A film producer working on […]

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PBA fans furious over confusion on TV coverage

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sat, 17 Jul 2021 23:43:20 +0000

By JONAS TERRADO PBA fans were up in arms over confusion with the broadcast of Philippine Cup doubleheader on Saturday. Complaints were rampant and harsh on social media after TNT’s 86-79 victory over Terrafirma and Magnolia’s 80-73 win against Phoenix Super LPG at the Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig City was only seen on PBA […]

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Canada’s TV and film sector booming amid pandemic

Credit to Author: Mohanad Moetaz| Date: Thu, 10 Jun 2021 09:00:40 +0000

Canada has been welcoming television (TV) and film personnel ever since the industry reopened last summer— and now it’s booming. In Ontario alone, there are 87 major productions taking place, according to the Directors Guild of Canada. These include TV series such as Locke and Key, Chucky, See and Star Trek. The industry has been allowed to flourish amid the COVID-19 pandemic […]

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New Netflix location opening in Toronto

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Mon, 03 May 2021 09:00:37 +0000

On April 27, Netflix announced the opening of a new office in Toronto. The streaming giant’s officials delivered the news to Toronto’s mayor, John Tory, in a virtual meeting. The announcement comes weeks after Netflix CEO, Ted Sarandos, revealed that Canada would be home to a new head office. “As we grow our business and […]

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Back to unholy

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Tue, 06 Apr 2021 08:11:49 +0000

BY JULLIE Y. DAZA EXCEPT in exceptionally affluent neighborhoods, no panic buying occurred upon the ECQ2 declaration during the Holy Week, nor after this was extended by another seven days. Well, what did you expect? No work, no pay; no pay, no shopping; ergo no panic buying, only panic. After 13 months of lockdowns – […]

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Classical music on TV

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 26 Mar 2021 04:00:26 +0000

BY RONALD CONSTANTINO Classical music on television? Why not? After all, music, whether classical or popular is meant for all. Years back, there is such a program on GMA, “Little Night Music,” hosted by coloratura soprano Fides Asensio. Why not revive it or start a similar program? Perhaps, Ryan Cayabyab, National Artist, Magsaysay awardee, and […]

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One year late, virus-delayed Tokyo Olympic torch relay begins

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 25 Mar 2021 04:11:40 +0000

The Tokyo Olympics torch relay kicked off Thursday, a year late and without spectators, heralding a major step towards the start of the coronavirus-delayed Games on July 23. The rose-gold, cherry blossom-shaped Olympic torch was lit at the J-Village sports complex in Fukushima, which served as a base for operations responding to the 2011 nuclear […]

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