Tag: Telecom

Regulatory, Telecom & Media News – CMPA challenges Corus regulatory relief

The Canadian Media Producers Association (CMPA) is asking the Federal Court of Appeal to hear a challenge to the CRTC’s decision to grant Corus...

Regulatory, Telecom & Media News – Google moves forward with Canadian...

The Canadian Association of Broadcasters (CAB) says it’s concerned commercial broadcasters – the largest employer of journalists in Canada – aren’t represented on the...

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REVOLVING DOOR: Brett Adnum has been named the new President of Golden West Broadcasting. Adnum has held the role of Chief Operating Officer (COO) since...

Regulatory, Telecom & Media News – CRTC proposes Online News Act...

The CRTC is proposing Cost Recovery Regulations that would apply to the largest online platforms that distribute news content as it continues to set...

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REVOLVING DOOR: Stewart Johnston is moving into the role of SVP, Content and Sales at Bell Media as part of an executive shakeup that sees...

Regulatory, Telecom and Media News – CRTC to arbritrate Bell/Videotron sports...

The CRTC will step in and arbitrate agreements for Bell and Videotron’s carriage of TVA Sports and RDS, respectively, on the other's cable service....

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REVOLVING DOOR: Brian DePoe has joined JAZZ.FM91 (CJRT-FM) Toronto as its new Program Director, among other changes at the not-for-profit station. DePoe was most recently...

Regulatory, Telecom & Media News – CRTC grants regulatory relief for...

The CRTC has approved a request from Corus Entertainment for regulatory relief on “an exceptional basis,” allowing it to shift some of its Canadian...

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REVOLVING DOOR: Claire Anderson has been reappointed CRTC commissioner for British Columbia and Yukon for a second five-year term. The official order in council says...

Regulatory, Telecom & Media News – Shushma Datt named BCAB Broadcaster...

Shushma Datt, the multicultural broadcasting trailblazer behind Vancouver's Sp!ce Radio, was named the B.C. Association of Broadcasters (BCAB) Broadcaster of the Year at the organization's annual...