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The Podcast: CBC president and CEO Catherine Tait
THE CBC REACHES 20 million Canadians every month when counting its various platforms, be it TV, radio, online, apps, or podcasts. Read more

"Reasonable" or "correct" or both?
OTTAWA – They say you can’t infer an outcome from the line of questioning and the tone of the questions. Read more

Copyright Act Review: Copyright Board needs more information, more transparency, clarity, if it's to make better judgements
OTTAWA – Given the breadth of witnesses and many proposals that have been put before the Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology over the last number of months, Copyright Board CEO Nathalie Théberge says the review and potential Read more

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Privacy rights must be central to Feds’ digital innovation strategy: OPC
OTTAWA – Stressing that Canadians’ right to privacy is not at odds with digital innovation, Canada’s Privacy Commissioner called for tougher privacy laws and stronger enforcement powers. Read more

Over half of Canadian Anglophones opt for traditional TV subscription with a side of OTT: MTM
OTTAWA – Move over Netflix, Canadian Anglophones now regularly consume a number of over-the-top streaming services, says new research from the Media Technology Monitor (MTM). Read more

Gusto Worldwide Media bakes up deal with South Korea’s UMAX
SINGAPORE - Gusto Worldwide Media has finalized the sale of its baking series Flour Power to 4K pay TV channel UMAX in South Korea, the company announced Wednesday from of the Asian TV Forum in Singapore. Read more

DHX Media shakes up management atop CPLG
HALIFAX – DHX Media has promoted Maarten Weck to executive vice president and managing director of its licensing agency Copyright Promotions Licensing Group (CPLG), effective immediately. Read more

Christmas Countdown drives audiences at Corus’ W network
TORONTO – A festive punch of holiday-themed programming is paying off for Corus Entertainment’s W Network which has grabbed the top spot among specialty channels since the start of its Read more

Global News lends a hand with Toronto Firefighters’ Toy Drive
TORONTO – Global News is once again throwing its support behind the annual Toronto Fire Fighters’ Toy Drive to help provide toys to children and youth in need across Toronto. Read more

Will Ferrell returns as Ron Burgundy in new iHeartRadio podcast
NEW YORK – Fictional anchorman Ron Burgundy (a.k.a. Read more

Bell Let’s Talk Day set for January 30
Initiative aims to top $100M in funding; 1 billion messages of support MONTREAL – Bell’s mental health awareness campaign Bell Let’s Talk is on track to surpass a billion total messages of support for mental health and $100 million Read more

Quebec will collect sales tax from Netflix beginning January 1st
MONTREAL – Netflix will begin collecting the provincial sales from its Quebec customers starting January 1st, 2109. Read more

CTV to launch two free VoD services
TORONTO – CTV is gearing up to press play on two new Video on Demand channels this Thursday that will allow Canadians to stream thousands of hours of uncut movie titles and full TV series free of charge. Read more

5G will fast track Canada’s productivity and GDP growth: ICTC
OTTAWA – While 5G is expected to affect Canada’s economy and society in ways that outpace that of recent technological developments, holding an accelerated auction of the key spectrum by 2019 will create substantially more jobs and have a Read more

Enter now for 2019 RTDNA awards
TORONTO - The Radio Television Digital News Association Canada is now accepting submissions for its regional and network programming awards that honour the very best in Canadian television, radio, and digital news journalism. Read more

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