Cable & Telecom

Consumer groups, independent ISPs, to demand affordable internet on March 16

OTTAWA – March 16 is scheduled to be a national day of action where a coalition of consumer and social justice groups, policy experts, independent ISPs, and others will come together virtually “to demand the immediate implementation of federal measures to deliver affordable internet and wireless services in Canada and to put an end to constantly increasing bills,” reads a Thursday press release. The groups believe the federal government and regulators “are giving free rein to big phone and cable companies to drive up prices while posting huge profits, unnecessarily taking hundreds of millions of taxpayer-funded labour subsidies, boosting dividend...

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.