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Shaw Multicultural Channel

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  • Shaw Multicultural Channel
    Channel 116
  • Chinese New Year Special Offer 
  • Just Film Festival
  • Chinese New Year Parade on Shaw Multicultural Channel 
  • Variety Show of Hearts Telethon on Global BC
  • BC Home & Garden Show
  • RED - a positive day!
  • CKNW Pink Shirt Day
  • BCSPCA National Cupcake Day
  • Kids Help Phone
  • Our Canada on SMC
    Sundays 4pm, 9pm
  • Open Doors
    Saturday 4 pm
  • Global National Mandarin News
    Weekdays 7pm on SMC
  • Global News BC1
    Channel 21 

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Welcome to the Shaw Multicultural Channel

Shaw Multicultural Channel (SMC) on Shaw Digital Channel 116 is a cross-cultural and multilingual television station owned and operated by Shaw Cablesystems. SMC is available to Shaw's digital basic customers in Metro Vancouver, on Bowen Island and in Squamish and Whistler, BC.

SMC features local and international series in more than twenty languages each season, including music and entertainment programming and English-subtitled series that can be enjoyed by all audiences.

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Shaw Multicultural Channel features original and encore programming from Canada and around the world in more than 20 languages.

SMC weekly schedule (pdf) 
Shaw Feature Presentation (pdf)   



Have an idea for a program? Find out how to submit a program proposal to Shaw Multicultural Channel.

View proposal info  



Shaw Multicultural Channel sponsors events in our community!
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Find out about SMC's new programs, community event partnerships and special activities.www.twitter.com/ShawMulChannel