Radio & Television

Broadcasting Act: Changes “needed to happen three years ago”

Briefing call shows urgency, sticking points, for large players on broadcast changes By Ahmad Hathout OTTAWA – As major Canadian broadcasters fired off rote responses to media requests saying they are still reviewing proposed changes to the Broadcasting Act announced Tuesday, has obtained early reactions to potential landmark amendments that could see the CRTC enforce foreign online contributions to the benefit of Canadian content. On Tuesday, Heritage held separate technical briefings with reporters and industry about the proposed amendments under Bill C-10, with obtaining audio of the latter. The comments and questions in that call suggest an industry...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.