Cable & Telecom

CRTC holds firm on expiry of prepaid wireless service cards

OTTAWA – The CRTC has shot down a request by DiversityCanada Foundation to amend a section of its three-month old wireless code of conduct.In an application last September, DiversityCanada Foundation, on its own behalf and on behalf of the National Pensioners and Senior Citizens Federation, asked the Commission to review and vary Section J of the Wireless Code regarding prepaid cards. DiversityCanada submitted that the Commission erred in fact and in law when it determined that prepaid card services provide access to a wireless service provider’s network, subject to both time and usage limitations, and that it would not be appropriate to...

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.