Rogers, Shaw continue to work with government; Quebecor CEO weighs in OTTAWA – Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry François-Philippe Champagne will not allow Rogers Communications to acquire all... Continue Reading
OTTAWA – Two representatives from Rogers Communications appeared (virtually) before the Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage today to reassure committee members local news will not be worse off after Rogers... Continue Reading
Document filed reveals new information about 2019 meeting with Bell COO By Amanda OYE CHATHAM, Ont. – TekSavvy Solutions Inc. filed a disclosure of facts and circumstances today to the... Continue Reading
By Mark Goldberg
ON TUESDAY EVENING, a Twitter thread by Heritage Minister Pablo Rodriguez requesting a rushed CRTC review of Russia Today (RT) caught my eye:
That’s right. Two weeks.
The Heritage Minister, the Minister responsible for the CRTC, is asking the independent, quasi-judicial regulator to collect evidence and render a decision in two weeks on whether RT should be continue to be permitted as a broadcasting service option for Canadians.
The Commission regularly takes two weeks just to have a decision translated. Please tell me how the CRTC can prepare a…
TORONTO — toober, a Toronto-based live television app that connects viewers to specialty TV from around the world, announced today it is making Ukrainian channels available at no charge for... Continue Reading
PM wants CRTC to review channel’s presence in Canada CANADIAN TELEVISION SERVICE providers are dropping Russia Today (RT) an English-language international news channel funded by Russia, from their channel lineups.... Continue Reading
Company continues wait for the right MVNO conditions, decision on Shaw’s Freedom MONTREAL – Quebecor Inc. today reported its fourth quarter and full year financial results for 2021, which show... Continue Reading
MONTREAL — Music service provider and broadcaster Stingray announced today a partnership with TikTok to launch TikTok Radio on Stingray Music on TV, web and mobile platforms, starting today in... Continue Reading
CALGARY – Glenbow, an independent, non-profit museum, archive and gallery located in Calgary, announced today the Shaw Family Foundation has donated $35 million to help increase the accessibility of the... Continue Reading