Cable & Telecom

New CRTC chair Ian Scott ready to “regulate in the public interest”

OTTAWA-GATINEAU – Newly minted CRTC chairperson and CEO Ian Scott offered a glimpse into some of his first orders of business after less than two months on the job.In a brief statement Friday, Scott (pictured) outlined what the Commission sees as priorities for Canadians, including fast, affordable and reliable Internet access; high-quality and diverse content; the option to use applications and services on the devices of their choice; protection from spam and unwanted calls; and affordable prices and greater choice.He also alluded to the tightrope that the CRTC must walk as it seeks to balance the priorities of consumers with those...

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.