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Program Guide

Daily News(Cantonese/Mandarin)

A1’s newscast brings you the news at every hour between 7:00am to 7:00pm.
The 8:00am, 12:00pm and 5:00pm news bulletin breaks bring you the detailed round up of the daily news.

A1 Morning Show (Cantonese)

Hosts: Joseph Tsang, Leslie Yip, Castro Liu
Program Time: Monday to Friday, 7:00am – 10:00am
Leslie Yip, Joseph Tsang, Castro Liu will bring up-to-the-minute local, national and global news in a personality-driven format.
A vibrant team of local and international contributors adds to the breadth and capability of the show, following insightful coverage of current events and selected topics such as real estate, tech, personal finance and more.

Voice of the City (Mandarin)

Hosts: Ava Liu, Laban Pan
Program Time: Monday to Friday, 10:00am – 11:00am
Jenny and Laban take their respective experiences from northern and southern China, to bring lifestyle magazine elements into the program, includes highlights people and events happening here and in China. In ‘Weibo Digest’, they will scour social media feeds from celebrities and layman to give a true representation of what is matter now. Magazine style segments include ‘Entertainment’, ‘Home & Living’ etc.

Soothing Chimes (Mandarin)

Hosts: Cara Wang
Program Time: Monday to Thursday, 11:00am – 12:00pm
Take a break and relax with Cara Wang. An oasis for the urban dweller, featuring inspiring stories and soothing music.

Fun Expo (Mandarin)

Host: Ava Liu, Ty Li, Wing Cheung
Program Time: Friday, 11:00am – 12:00pm
3 young DJ’s from diverse backgrounds, with different perspectives, share the most updated information in a free, innovative style.
Discover and explore trendy hot topics , exciting and personal interviews with guests from various realms, providing expert insights on trending topics, major sporting events, latest cinematic masterpieces. Sing Tao A1’s very first, ‘EZ Korean Class’, which also unravels the latest Korean trends.
Tune in and relax, enjoy the latest news and updates in a compact one hour radio show.
Built on elements of fun and excitement; take a step inside the ‘Fun Expo’.

The Jenny Hong Show (Cantonese)

Host: Jenny Hong
Program Time: Monday to Friday, 12:00pm – 1:30pm
An informative lifestyle and leisure talk show. The Jenny Hong's Show will provide the most updated community news through different segments.
[The Trend] introduces the newest technology, beauty tips, food etc. [The Professionals] invites professionals from different fields, such as, doctors, naturopathic doctor, nutritionist, chef, golf coach and more, to share their precious knowledge with our audiences.

The Happy Trio (Cantonese)

Hosts: Mavis Sit, Anthony Cheng, Winnie Huang
Program Time: Monday to Friday, 1:30pm – 3:00pm
This is an infotainment program on high gear. Three hosts from different age groups, each at different life stage, bringing three distinct perspectives to a wide variety of topics – current affairs, technology, social trends, lifestyle… Informative yet fun, light-hearted and comprehensive. Yellow

Yellow Cow College (Cantonese)

Hosts: Anson Wong (Yellow), Simon Lau (Cow)
Program Time: Monday to Friday, 3:00pm – 5:30pm
Utterly hilarious! This one of a kind drive home show is informative, interactive, and most importantly, addictive!
Major traffic & weather updated are also brought to you during the afternoon drive time.

A1 News Beat (Cantonese)

Host: Mary Yang
Program Time: Monday to Friday, 5:30pm – 6:30pm
Toronto’s hottest call-in news and current affairs program features interviews with local and international newsmakers.
Armed with extensive print and broadcast experience, Mary sets the bar for Canadian Chinese current affairs radio programs.

City Hotline (Mandarin)

Host: Muran
Program Time: Monday to Friday, 6:30pm – 7:00pm
Toronto’s only daily Mandarin news and current affairs program presents a daily review of the day’s happening with a unique Canadian Chinese perspective.


Saturday Asylum (Cantonese)

Hosts: Anson Wong, Simon Lau, Vincent Kwok
Program Time: Saturday, 12:00pm – 2:00pm
Saturday Asylum takes a look at the week’s most humorous topics. A financial segment features leading economic indicator help investors to predict market trends of the upcoming week. Travel, movies, and car segments are also feature elements included in this program.

Fly With Terrence (Cantonese)

Host: Terrence Au
Program Time: Saturday, 2:00pm – 3:00pm
Using his personal travel experiences, Terrence, the travel expert will provide unique but affordable and inspiring insights into the world of travel, including both local short-haul and long-haul travel, as well as information and other must-know tips related to travel. He will also share useful information in lifestyle, home DIY ideas to make your life more fruitful.

Music 8, 9, 10 (Cantonese)

Host: Carmen Chan
Program Time: Saturday, 3:00pm – 4:00pm
No matter if you are from the 80's, 90's or Y2K, there must be songs that deeply touch your heart.
It is a music program with no boundaries, playing the perfect 80's & 90's retro hit-mix and beyond.

Fei Yue Show (Mandarin)

Host: Fei Fei, Cara Wang
Program Time: Saturday, 4:00pm – 5:00pm
One hour of joyful talk show focusing on lifestyle features and entertainment news.

Be My Guest (Mandarin)

Host: Patrick Yang
Program Time: Saturday, 5:00pm – 5:30pm
A food program that talks about local and international cuisines, shares culinary stories, latest restaurant reviews and foodie interviews.

Weekend iPlay (Mandarin)

Host: Ava Liu
Program Time: Saturday, 5:30pm – 6:00pm
From a young adult’s perspective, all sorts of gossips, scandals, intro to interesting events/restaurants, heart-to-heart talks, and pop song recommendations.


Bertha’s Music Show (Cantonese)

Host: Bertha Ngai
Program Time: Sunday, 3:00pm – 4:30pm
Music is a universal language that transcends nationality and generations.
Bertha takes you through a musical journey through inspiring stories and nostalgic melodies.

Singing in the Rainn (Cantonese)

Host: Rainn Leung
Program Time: Sunday, 4:30pm – 6:00pm
A music program jam packed with topics in entertainment. Including interviews with various musical talents in Toronto, playing today’s top hits, latest trends and interacting with our audience on their requests!

On My Way (Mandarin)

Host: Gary Ho
Program Time: Sunday, 6:00pm – 7:00pm
The program focuses on how to use various points and membership levels in consumer behavior to achieve a value-for-money flight travel plan. Professionals in financial, cosmetic, catering, e-commerce and other industries will talk about how to choose the most suitable consumer products. Gary will also invite entrepreneurs from Canada and China to share their new business visions.