Top 5 news stories - Week of October 21st to October 27th, 2019

Top 5 news stories across Quebec
Rank Events Media Prominence Score
1 2019 Federal Election: Liberals get a minority mandate after a few weeks of campaign 21,29 %
2 Singer Eric Lapointe is arrested for assault  2,76 %
3 ADISQ holds it 41st gala for the Québec music industry  2,65 %
4 In Montreal, a father kills his two children before taking his life: Québec is shocked by the news 2,08 %
5 US Congress continues impeachment proceedings against President Trump 1,69 %

 

Top 5 news stories across Canada
Rank Events Media Prominence Score
1 2019 Federal Election: Liberals get a minority mandate after a few weeks of campaign 5,45 %
2 Alberta’s Finance Minister, Travis Toews, presents its budget 1,02 %
3 Raptors season opener is followed closely in Toronto 0,57 %
4 US Congress continues impeachment proceedings against President Trump 0,36 %
5 MLB World series: Astros against Nationals 0,35 %

 

Top 5 Twitter - Week of October 21st to October 27th, 2019

 

Quebec
Rank Keywords Rank in Canada Score
1 Kanye 3 1,47 %
2 Baghdadi 7 1,10 %
3 #1stHabsGoal 30 0,69 %
4 #ElectionsCanada 35 0,63 %
5 Maxime Bernier 42 0,54 %

 

Canada
Rank Keywords Score
1 #Flames1stGoal 1,94 %
2 #wexit 1,60 %
3 Kanye 1,47 %
4 #MAMAVOTE 1,16 %
5 #TrudeaulessTuesday 1,12 %

 

United-States
Rank Keywords Score
1 Kanye 1,26 %
2 Baghdadi 1,18 %
3 #MAMAVOTE 1,17 %
4 SCIF 1,07 %
5 #TuesdayThoughts 1,05 %

 

World
Rank Keywords Score
1 #LaMarchaMasGrandeDeChile 1,31 %
2 Kanye 1,17 %
3 #MAMAVOTE 1,15 %
4 #EstoPasaEnChile 1,07 %
5 #SpeakYourselfTourFinal 0,96 %


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  • For twelfth consecutive year, Influence Communication has made public its annual summary of the news that captured the attention of the media in Canada over the past 12 months. State of the News: 2017 Report© analyzes the trends in the news as well as all of the news items published or broadcast in Canada between January 1 and December 4, 2017.

  • Tech and trending: last year, media kept mocking our city's "bad" christmas tree. Last year it was bad story after bad story about the christmas tree. On twitter, Influence Communication has a great account. What they do as a business is they track how media is portraying montreal around the world and also what montreal media is talking about, in general. Meanwhile, montrealers are posting pictures of the tree on instagram. Prince arthur street is doing better by the way.

  • In the two days following the massacre at the Quebec City mosque, the shooting was the second most reported-on event in the world. When questioned if the timing of the study was appropriate, Labeaume said he wanted to have a picture of the situation before the Medias did.

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