Radio & Television

CRTC begins commercial radio policy framework review

OTTAWA — The CRTC announced Tuesday the start of its proceeding to review the commercial radio policy framework, previously announced as part of its 2019-2020 Departmental Plan. In its Broadcasting Notice of Proceeding CRTC 2020-25, the Commission says the intention of the review is to modernize the regulatory framework for radio in order to position the radio market to best contribute to Canada’s broadcasting policy objectives. The proceeding will consist of three phases: Phase 1 — conversation with Canadians through public opinion research; Phase 2 — a notice of consultation covering several steps; and Phase 3 — appearing public hearing,...

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.