Ethnic Channels Group

Bringing the World to Canada!

Welcome to Ethnic Channels Group.

Ethnic Channels Group is a Canada-based television broadcasting, distribution and communications company, specializing in multicultural television channels for the North American market. Ethnic Channels Group currently owns and operates 80+ television channels.

Ethnic Channels Group provides newcomers with the highest rated and most respected TV channels from their native homeland. By selecting the best channels from around the world and delivering them directly to viewer’s homes via licensed Canadian satellite and cable providers, Ethnic Channels Group provides essential entertainment and information services to non-English speakers throughout Canada and the United States. Ethnic Channels Group delivers the very best of programming available from the countries of origin spiced with locally produced foreign language shows. This combination creates a service that meets the diverse needs of today’s immigrant population, which is underserved by mainstream media sources.

Ethnic Channels Group currently owns and operates over 80 television channels in the following languages: Hindi, Russian, Mandarin, Vietnamese, German, Tagalog, Arabic, Portuguese, English, Hebrew, Polish, Macedonian, Urdu and Tamil. In addition, Ethnic Channels Group distributes various foreign services, acting as the official distributor on the broadcaster’s behalf. ECG services are currently available through the following providers: Rogers Cable, Shaw Cable, Bell TV, Bell Fibe, Telus, NexTV, MTS Allstream, Cogeco and Sasktel.