Cable & Telecom

Rogers/Shaw: Competition Bureau seeks input to assist investigation

GATINEAU — The Competition Bureau on Tuesday issued a request for information (RFI) from market participants and Canadians in general to assist its investigation into Rogers Communications’ proposed acquisition of Shaw Communications. “The Bureau is investigating whether the proposed merger is likely to result in a substantial lessening or prevention of competition for mobile wireless, wireline internet and broadcasting services — which are provided by both companies,” reads the Bureau’s press release. Specifically, the Bureau wants input to help it assess potential impacts on competition in the following areas: Mobile wireless services to consumers Consumer and small business internet services...

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.