Cable & Telecom

UPDATED: Rogers prepared should techs strike next month

TORONTO – Rogers says that it will be business as usual next month if some 600 of its contracted telephone and television technicians in Ontario walk off the job as their union has threatened. As reported late last week, the Communications, Energy and Paperworkers Union of Canada (CEP) said that negotiations for a collective agreement with two of the four contractors who employ the technicians have stalled.  A strike deadline has been set for June 15, 2012.  When contacted by, a Rogers spokesperson stressed that the company is not involved in the labour negotiations, and that these technicians are...

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.