Cable & Telecom

More time to comment on CRTC proposal that TSPs block blatantly illegitimate phone numbers

OTTAWA – The CRTC has extended the deadline for comments on a proposal that would require all Canadian telecommunications service providers to implement technology to block calls with blatantly illegitimate caller identification.The Commission initially called for comments on this matter last November.  It extended the deadline date on Wednesday after denying a request made by Bell Canada in January for, among other things, changes to the scope of the current proceeding and direction concerning confidentiality claims made by certain parties to the proceeding.The CRTC directed that parties to this proceeding refile their interventions, where necessary, on the public record, with abridged...

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.