Cable & Telecom

Regulate telecom by results, not promises: PIAC report

OTTAWA – Telecom consumers are still not getting the benefits promised to them by industry competition, and have received few benefits from government reforms designed to deregulate telecom services, says the Public Interest Advocacy Centre (PIAC).The Ottawa-based consumer organization released a 218-page report Thursday stressing the need for reform of the regulation and performance of markets for telecom services.  Specifically, the report calls on the government to rescind the Policy Direction of December 2006; establish a licensing regime for all carriers with codes of conduct for all licensees; and give the CRTC more powers and resources as recommended by the Government’s...

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.