Radio & Television

CAB 2008: Commission’s pace will slow, says von Finckenstein

OTTAWA – Perhaps a little lost in the explanation of the CRTC’s policy release on BDUs, specialties and fee-for-carriage was a warning from the chairman that the Commission’s pace may have to slow a little, due to a shortage or resources. While introducing Konrad von Finckenstein Monday morning, Canwest’s head of regulatory, Charlotte Bell, noted the CRTC was “tackling many issues at a breathtaking pace,” and that he has “called as many hearings as any chair that I can remember.” However, when he took the stage Monday morning for his highly anticipated explanation of how the Commission came to its...

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.