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BBC to open Toronto bureau, Canadian version of website

Media | 06/30/2016 7:18 pm EDT

The BBC will launch a new Toronto bureau and a Canadian edition of BBC.com, the British public service broadcaster announced Thursday. The dedicated site will launch later this year, according to a notice on the BBC website. In the meantime, the broadcaster will be looking to hire a video journalist, an online journalist and a social media producer for its Toronto office, said the press release. The effort will include the “curation of the international and news homepages to offer Canadian audiences better targeted, more relevant content from the BBC’s global coverage,” the...