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CRTC calls for comments on CAB regulatory relief application

The CRTC has issued a call for comments on the Canadian Association of Broadcasters' (CAB) application requesting regulatory relief for Canadian broadcasters amidst the...

CBC/Radio-Canada Media Solutions launches dedicated branded content service

CBC & Radio-Canada Media Solutions has launched a new offering dedicated to creating branded content, including promotional podcasts, under the name CBC/Radio-Canada Tandem. The public...

Regulatory, Telecom & Media News – Federal Court rejects big telco appeal of CRTC...

The Federal Court of Appeal (FCA) has rejected appeals filed by Canada's incumbent telecom companies seeking to overturn a key CRTC decision determining the...

Regulatory, Telecom & Media News – CAJ, CJFE condemn journalist’s arrest by OPP

The Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ) and Canadian Journalists for Free Expression (CJFE) are condemning a decision by Ontario Provincial Police to lay charges...

Regulatory, Telecom & Media News – Audet family rejects unsolicited Cogeco takeover bid

Cogeco Executive Chairman Louis Audet and the Audet family, who hold a controlling interest in both Cogeco Inc. and Cogeco Communications Inc., have rebuffed...

Audet family rebuffs unsolicited Cogeco takeover bid

The Audet family, which holds a controlling interest in both Cogeco Inc. and Cogeco Communications Inc., says it's rejecting a $10.3 billion takeover bid...

Rogers makes bid to acquire Cogeco’s Canadian assets for $4.9B

Rogers Communications Inc. has reached an agreement with Altice USA to purchase all of the Canadian assets of Cogeco Inc. and Cogeco Communications Inc....

Regulatory & Media News – Dozens of stations could be shuttered without emergency help,...

The Canadian Association of Broadcasters (CAB) has commissioned a newly-released report that predicts as many as 50 private radio stations could go dark over...

Dozens of stations could go dark in wake of $1.06B revenue shortfall: CAB report

As many as 50 private radio stations could go dark over the next four to six months and another 100 to 150 in the...

Regulatory, Telecom & Media News – Liberal government sides with big telco in wholesale...

Innovation, Science and Industry has sided with the incumbent telecom operators in their fight to overturn the CRTC’s Aug. 2019 ruling lowering the wholesale...

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