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CRTC denies licence renewal to off-air station

Briefs | | 12/19/2014 11:46 am EST

CRTC, spectrum auctions among major wireless issues for 2015: analysts

News | | 12/18/2014 2:30 pm EST

CRTC establishes structure, mandate for video relay service

Briefs | | 12/18/2014 1:19 pm EST

Company asks for distribution of HuffPost Live channel

Briefs | | 12/18/2014 1:14 pm EST

Bill expanding CRTC powers becomes law

Briefs | | 12/17/2014 3:01 pm EST

CRTC approves sale of radio station with compliance issues

Briefs | | 12/11/2014 3:47 pm EST

CRTC approves interim 911 service in Yukon

Briefs | | 12/05/2014 3:08 pm EST

CNOC says wholesale wireline rates must be ‘fixed now’

Briefs | | 12/04/2014 3:49 pm EST

Lisa de Wilde to join Telus board

People | | 12/04/2014 10:43 am EST

CRTC urged to look toward future on wireline regulation

News | | 12/03/2014 4:24 pm EST

Rogers VP calls CNOC's arguments on wholesale rates 'absurd'

News | | 12/02/2014 5:22 pm EST

Mandated wholesale access to FTTP wouldn’t deter investment: Shaw

News | | 11/28/2014 5:33 pm EST

Cogeco, SaskTel warn against mandatory wholesale on fibre connections

News | | 11/27/2014 4:33 pm EST

Mandating wholesale FTTH would be 'another risk factor': Bell

News | | 11/26/2014 5:36 pm EST

WWE Network, Sport Plus approved for distribution

Briefs | | 11/26/2014 12:14 pm EST

Small ISPs tell CRTC they want to invest in ‘middle mile’

News | | 11/25/2014 5:38 pm EST

Bell proposes $16M in benefits payments for Astral divestments

Briefs | | 11/25/2014 1:48 pm EST

Too early to decide on fibre-network regulation: Competition Bureau

News | | 11/24/2014 5:05 pm EST

Trio calls on government to reign in major telecoms

Briefs | | 11/20/2014 2:43 pm EST

Lacroix gets rough ride from CBC employees at annual meeting

News | | 11/19/2014 5:30 pm EST

Rogers says 'several' business accounts break wireless code

News | | 11/18/2014 3:24 pm EST

Streaming services present 'exciting' opportunity: production exec

News | | 11/14/2014 5:16 pm EST

MTS Classic TV phase-out hastened by CRTC rules

News | | 11/14/2014 4:21 pm EST

Radio India ordered to shut down U.S. transmissions

Briefs | | 11/13/2014 2:04 pm EST

Wireless code will deprive carriers of due funds: lawyer

News | | 11/12/2014 5:08 pm EST

Budget bill gives CRTC sharper teeth

News | | 11/10/2014 4:43 pm EST

Regulating Netflix the least of CRTC’s concerns: Blais

News | | 11/06/2014 5:16 pm EST

OTT expected to cause Internet capacity crunch

News | | 11/06/2014 2:45 pm EST

Government pressured to open more WiFi spectrum

News | | 11/05/2014 1:35 pm EST

Bell Aliant pay-per-view service approved

Briefs | | 11/04/2014 2:36 pm EST

Wireless code still a hurdle for carriers: CCTS

News | | 11/04/2014 7:01 am EST

PIAC awarded costs in two CRTC proceedings

Briefs | | 10/29/2014 1:53 pm EDT

Wireline wholesale hearing to put focus on ISP access

News | | 10/29/2014 1:49 pm EDT

Public to be consulted on radio applications

Briefs | | 10/28/2014 3:49 pm EDT

Newcap stations denied lenience on local content quota

Briefs | | 10/27/2014 2:41 pm EDT

Bell complaint could thwart Rogers' hockey strategy: analyst

News | | 10/27/2014 2:40 pm EDT

Government to ban paper bills for telecoms

Briefs | | 10/24/2014 4:34 pm EDT

PIAC gets half its requested costs in helpline case

Briefs | | 10/24/2014 3:21 pm EDT

CRTC says Super Channel can’t modify CanCon reqs

Briefs | | 10/24/2014 3:01 pm EDT

EU countries could be next for regulator-Netflix conflict

News | | 10/15/2014 2:18 pm EDT

CRTC to question B.C. station about broadcasting without licence

Briefs | | 10/14/2014 5:01 pm EDT

CRTC says wireless code applies to some business accounts

Briefs | | 10/14/2014 10:26 am EDT

Blais' differences with government come into focus

News | | 10/10/2014 5:21 pm EDT

VOD figures pad overall TV viewership numbers: TVB

News | | 10/08/2014 5:32 pm EDT

Mulcair denounces Glover statements on Netflix regulation

News | | 10/08/2014 4:29 pm EDT

Fraser institute calls for deregulation of broadcasting

Briefs | | 10/08/2014 12:13 pm EDT

CRTC approves enhanced 911 applications

Briefs | | 10/03/2014 4:28 pm EDT

Videotron says national wireless expansion depends on CRTC

News | | 10/03/2014 4:04 pm EDT

The benefits of being ruled by the CRTC

News | | 10/03/2014 3:18 pm EDT

Carriers ask CRTC to take powers from government

News | | 10/02/2014 6:25 pm EDT

OTN sponsors Greek sports channel for distribution

Briefs | | 10/02/2014 2:43 pm EDT

Wightman challenges decision on Rogers' home-wireless service

Briefs | | 10/02/2014 2:41 pm EDT

Sun News wins one, loses one in CRTC arbitration

Briefs | | 10/02/2014 12:26 pm EDT

Rogers takes aim at Telus, Bell network sharing

News | | 10/01/2014 6:29 pm EDT

B.C. radio station denied signal expansion, again

Briefs | | 10/01/2014 3:41 pm EDT

Telus, Eastlink provide opposing perspectives on wholesale regulation

News | | 09/30/2014 5:35 pm EDT

Netflix announces first original movie

Briefs | | 09/30/2014 12:55 pm EDT

Quebecor PPV service allowed English programming

Briefs | | 09/30/2014 12:52 pm EDT

Paying retail for wholesale access isn't good enough, say carriers

News | | 09/29/2014 6:35 pm EDT

CRTC to remove Netflix, Google input from Talk TV process

News | | 09/29/2014 5:14 pm EDT

Government blamed for CRTC predicament on Netflix

News | | 09/29/2014 10:50 am EDT - The Hill Times

U.S. channels have 'little bargaining power': CRTC

News | | 09/26/2014 4:01 pm EDT

Internet regulation may be template for future of wholesale wireless

News | | 09/26/2014 10:42 am EDT

Wireless revenue growth slowed last year: CRTC

News | | 09/25/2014 4:26 pm EDT

Cogeco calls for regulated access to wireless networks

News | | 09/25/2014 4:17 pm EDT

C.D. Howe warns against pick-and-pay TV

Briefs | | 09/25/2014 3:15 pm EDT

PIAC awarded $20K in costs by CRTC

Briefs | | 09/24/2014 12:09 pm EDT

CRTC in tough spot after Netflix refuses to disclose: experts

News | | 09/23/2014 5:03 pm EDT

Commish dissents on CRTC’s undue-preference decision

Briefs | | 09/23/2014 6:46 am EDT

Commish dissents on CRTC’s undue-preference decision

Briefs | | 09/23/2014 6:46 am EDT

Netflix refuses to provide info to CRTC

News | | 09/22/2014 8:08 pm EDT

Shaw applies for news channel broadcasting licence

Briefs | | 09/22/2014 3:55 pm EDT

Blais threatens to revoke Netflix’ exemption order

News | | 09/19/2014 4:18 pm EDT

Ethnic broadcasters urge CRTC to maintain buy-through requirement

News | | 09/18/2014 4:59 pm EDT

CRTC denies PIAC petition for free calls to helplines

Briefs | | 09/18/2014 3:16 pm EDT

Carriers mostly complying with wireless code: CRTC

Briefs | | 09/18/2014 3:09 pm EDT

Regulators want investment-focused wireless industry: Natale

Briefs | | 09/18/2014 3:03 pm EDT

TekSavvy asks CRTC for help to launch TV service

News | | 09/16/2014 5:28 pm EDT

ABC affiliate asks for removal from CRTC authorization list

Briefs | | 09/16/2014 1:25 pm EDT

Shaw promotes Barbara Williams

People | | 09/16/2014 1:24 pm EDT

Disney says pick-and-pay hurts TV broadcasters

News | | 09/15/2014 4:09 pm EDT

No tax on Netflix, YouTube: Harper

Briefs | | 09/15/2014 2:09 pm EDT

Bell top payer, PIAC top recipient of CRTC cost awards so far in 2014

News | | 09/12/2014 4:53 pm EDT

Telus calls Shomi service undue preference by Rogers, Shaw

News | | 09/12/2014 4:52 pm EDT

Wireless code court challenge scheduled for Nov. 12

Briefs | | 09/12/2014 12:43 pm EDT

CRTC hearing set for Pattison Group radio station purchase

Briefs | | 09/12/2014 12:27 pm EDT

Rogers VP predicts end of TV broadcasting, as we know it

News | | 09/11/2014 7:10 pm EDT

New TV service provider approved for Ont., B.C.

Briefs | | 09/11/2014 12:15 pm EDT

Shelly Glover rules out Internet-TV regulation

Briefs | | 09/11/2014 10:23 am EDT

Local TV needs another revenue stream: Bell

News | | 09/10/2014 5:29 pm EDT

Regulating OTT could set ‘dangerous precedent’: Google

News | | 09/08/2014 5:53 pm EDT

Leonard Asper approved for extreme sports channel

Briefs | | 09/08/2014 11:02 am EDT

CRTC pushes back wholesale wireless deadline

Briefs | | 09/05/2014 3:12 pm EDT

Industry warned of 'major changes' from TV review

Briefs | | 09/05/2014 12:25 pm EDT

Broadcast revenue rises as TV subs drop: CRTC

News | | 09/04/2014 4:22 pm EDT

CRTC says ethnic broadcaster lacked Canadian content

Briefs | | 09/04/2014 2:36 pm EDT

Bell says rural broadband commitment fulfilled

Briefs | | 09/02/2014 4:01 pm EDT

CRTC releases guide for public participation

Briefs | | 09/02/2014 11:49 am EDT

Paper billing issue small potatoes for telecom sector: analysts

News | | 08/29/2014 3:44 pm EDT

Emergency-alert system cooperation to become mandatory

Briefs | | 08/29/2014 2:17 pm EDT

Moore promises to outlaw ‘pay-to-pay’ billing

News | | 08/28/2014 8:05 pm EDT

Conspicuous by its absence in TV review: OTT services

News | | 08/28/2014 5:33 pm EDT

Comwave applies to provide TV service in Ontario

News | | 08/27/2014 5:20 pm EDT

Comwave applies to provide TV service in Ontario

News | | 08/27/2014 5:20 pm EDT

CRTC denies French channel targeting viewers 50-plus

Briefs | | 08/26/2014 2:11 pm EDT

Shaw lobbying federal officials ahead of CRTC TV review

News | | 08/25/2014 10:16 am EDT - The Hill Times

BCE, Rogers tell CRTC they don’t throttle mobile traffic

News | | 08/22/2014 6:26 pm EDT

Watchdog warns pick-and-pay would hurt economy

Briefs | | 08/22/2014 4:47 pm EDT

CRTC process for establishing video relay delayed

Briefs | | 08/22/2014 1:59 pm EDT

PIPEDA complaints double, many target Bell's tracking program

News | | 08/21/2014 5:42 pm EDT

CRTC gives public another chance for TV comment

Briefs | | 08/21/2014 3:24 pm EDT

CRTC awards PIAC costs in paper bill proceeding

Briefs | | 08/21/2014 3:07 pm EDT

Wind lowers domestic roaming prices

Briefs | | 08/21/2014 1:12 pm EDT

Competition watchdog suggests 'separation' of incumbents' retail, wholesale

Briefs | | 08/20/2014 5:12 pm EDT

Another Church report blasts efforts to 'enhance' mobile competition

News | | 08/19/2014 5:09 pm EDT

DiversityCanada granted fraction of costs claimed in CRTC proceeding

Briefs | | 08/15/2014 2:52 pm EDT

Vancouver station stuck with Canadian blues

Briefs | | 08/14/2014 12:55 pm EDT

Non-licensed B.C. radio stations face CRTC hearing

Briefs | | 08/13/2014 3:03 pm EDT

Wireless firms dispute implied power of CRTC

Briefs | | 08/11/2014 5:20 pm EDT

CRTC approves Starlight licence application

Briefs | | 08/07/2014 5:03 pm EDT

CRTC releases figures on wireless wholesale caps

Briefs | | 08/06/2014 5:29 pm EDT

CRTC finds Rogers’ treatment of Wind Mobile ‘unjust’

News | | 07/31/2014 6:05 pm EDT

CRTC approves Rogers licence renewals

Briefs | | 07/31/2014 6:02 pm EDT

CRTC says public interest ‘paramount’ in paper bill meeting

Briefs | | 07/31/2014 11:43 am EDT

Free cruise sales company pays $20k for unwanted calls

Briefs | | 07/30/2014 4:46 pm EDT

Yukon looking to implement territory-wide 911 service

Briefs | | 07/30/2014 12:32 pm EDT

CRTC chooses Clear Sky radio application for Cranbrook

Briefs | | 07/29/2014 4:54 pm EDT

PIAC asks CRTC to reconsider paper billing decision

Briefs | | 07/29/2014 4:26 pm EDT

Lower prices for AWS-3 auction 'attractive' for new entrants: analyst

News | | 07/28/2014 5:56 pm EDT

Xplornet pledges 100% rural broadband coverage by 2017

Briefs | | 07/28/2014 1:56 pm EDT

Complaint filed on Telus prepaid customer policy

Briefs | | 07/25/2014 4:22 pm EDT

TV providers divided on set-top ratings system

News | | 07/25/2014 4:05 pm EDT

Bell files another complaint about condo access

Briefs | | 07/25/2014 1:28 pm EDT

PIAC says up to $600M annually at stake in paper-billing issue

News | | 07/23/2014 5:14 pm EDT

French-language Christian radio station approved for Ottawa

Briefs | | 07/22/2014 1:18 pm EDT

Northwestel allowed to charge extra for standalone Internet

Briefs | | 07/21/2014 2:38 pm EDT

SaskTel renews PPV licence, independent committee still required

Briefs | | 07/18/2014 4:44 pm EDT

Netflix-Disney deal expected to hit movie channels, BDUs

News | | 07/17/2014 5:21 pm EDT

CRTC denies distribution for Saudi channel

Briefs | | 07/16/2014 2:30 pm EDT

Lower-end telecom plans get biggest rate hikes: report

News | | 07/14/2014 6:12 pm EDT

Corus gets relief on Canadian programming provisions

Briefs | | 07/11/2014 1:40 pm EDT

Bell ordered to pay PIAC's costs in payphone proceeding

Briefs | | 07/11/2014 1:38 pm EDT

Bell sponsors Ukrainian TV channel application

Briefs | | 07/10/2014 4:33 pm EDT

Cogeco partners with TiVo, ditches IPTV plans

News | | 07/10/2014 3:43 pm EDT

Penetration-based pricing biggest barrier to pick-and-pay: analyst

News | | 07/09/2014 10:06 am EDT

Soundview applies to bring Haitian channel to Canada

Briefs | | 07/07/2014 3:37 pm EDT

TV advertising revenues fell last year: StatsCan

Briefs | | 07/07/2014 3:35 pm EDT

Rogers wireless home phone not subject to local-exchange rules: CRTC

Briefs | | 07/02/2014 2:31 pm EDT

TV industry at odds on future of over-the-air

News | | 06/30/2014 4:57 pm EDT

CFIB asks James Moore for help on anti-spam law

Briefs | | 06/30/2014 4:29 pm EDT

Bell asks CRTC to push Cogeco on customer-transfer system

Briefs | | 06/30/2014 4:26 pm EDT

Blais warns against too much competition in wireless

Briefs | | 06/27/2014 10:28 am EDT

Next-generation 911 on CRTC's radar

Briefs | | 06/25/2014 12:11 pm EDT

CRTC makes do-not-call registrations permanent

Briefs | | 06/25/2014 12:08 pm EDT

CRTC delays deadline for TV-review comments till Friday

Briefs | | 06/23/2014 4:32 pm EDT

CRTC renews B.C. radio licence with warning

Briefs | | 06/20/2014 2:53 pm EDT

New Ontario area code delayed by a year

Briefs | | 06/20/2014 1:43 pm EDT

Ottawa company brings PVR capability to over-the-air TV

News | | 06/20/2014 11:34 am EDT

Public backs heavy CRTC hand in TV service: survey

News | | 06/19/2014 11:13 am EDT

Quebecor says it needs regulated roaming to become fourth carrier

News | | 06/18/2014 5:15 pm EDT

Has the time come to make broadband a basic service?

News | | 06/18/2014 3:36 pm EDT

Yves Dupras returning to CRTC

People | | 06/17/2014 5:30 pm EDT

Regulatory uncertainty could hurt innovation: experts

News | | 06/16/2014 5:31 pm EDT

CRTC allows exception on affiliate rates

Briefs | | 06/16/2014 3:27 pm EDT

CRTC drops Bell complaint about condo access

Briefs | | 06/16/2014 1:45 pm EDT

Cogeco Cable looks to enter wireless market

News | | 06/12/2014 4:37 pm EDT

No registration needed for CRTC licence lobbying

Briefs | | 06/12/2014 3:39 pm EDT

Telecom Act allows retroactive code application, says government

News | | 06/11/2014 4:12 pm EDT

CRTC approves Ontario station disaffiliation from CBC

Briefs | | 06/11/2014 1:44 pm EDT

CRTC warns companies as rural broadband deadline looms

News | | 06/06/2014 4:52 pm EDT

Canadian TV packages more flexible than in U.S.: study

Briefs | | 06/06/2014 4:25 pm EDT

TV industry facing 'significant pressure' from OTT, unbundling: report

News | | 06/04/2014 5:07 pm EDT

Advocacy groups petition government on prepaid expirations

Briefs | | 06/04/2014 3:01 pm EDT

'Connection' helps commercial radio remain relevant: analyst

News | | 06/03/2014 4:38 pm EDT

CRTC approves Cycle TV

Briefs | | 05/23/2014 11:51 am EDT

Former CRTC vice-chair joins DHX board

People | | 05/21/2014 3:43 pm EDT

CRTC approves distribution of Hindi movie channel

Briefs | | 05/16/2014 4:40 pm EDT

Newcap asks for flexibility in local TV requirements

Briefs | | 05/16/2014 1:36 pm EDT

CRTC should have more authority in telecom, PIAC lawyers say

News | | 05/15/2014 4:09 pm EDT

'Cable' subscription gains offset by satellite declines: CRTC

Briefs | | 05/15/2014 3:02 pm EDT

CRTC denies Rogers request for French radio ads

Briefs | | 05/15/2014 1:28 pm EDT

French carrier Orange, Competition Bureau intervene in wholesale review

News | | 05/15/2014 11:56 am EDT

Mobile TV is not a broadcast distribution service: CNOC

News | | 05/13/2014 5:12 pm EDT

Capping wholesale roaming rates at retail level not enough: study

News | | 05/12/2014 5:10 pm EDT

Two non-Canadian, Greek-langage TV channels approved

Briefs | | 05/09/2014 12:32 pm EDT

Most don’t recall government’s wireless ads: survey

Briefs | | 05/08/2014 4:59 pm EDT

CRTC dismisses complaints against Hindi women’s channels

Briefs | | 05/08/2014 2:37 pm EDT

VMedia plans could ‘undermine’ broadcast system: Ethnic Channels

News | | 05/07/2014 4:26 pm EDT

Federal government’s approach to wireless has failed: study

News | | 05/06/2014 5:17 pm EDT

CBC conventional-TV financial performance improves: CRTC

Briefs | | 05/06/2014 3:01 pm EDT

Uncertain future for targeted TV ads in Canada

News | | 05/06/2014 2:46 pm EDT

Vermont radio station protests Concordia FM application

Briefs | | 05/05/2014 11:56 am EDT

Price hikes for sports in pick-and-pay ‘big concern’: CMPA lawyer

News | | 05/01/2014 5:23 pm EDT

Bell defends targeted ad program as ‘transparent’

News | | 04/30/2014 10:23 pm EDT

Court strikes out parts of CRTC filing on wireless code

Briefs | | 04/30/2014 5:46 pm EDT

CRTC postpones application for radio frequency change

Briefs | | 04/30/2014 1:52 pm EDT

Tangible benefits spending dropped 39% last year: report

Briefs | | 04/30/2014 1:19 pm EDT

Sun News gets on Bell, Bell Aliant TV services

Briefs | | 04/30/2014 12:38 pm EDT

CRTC backs pick-and-pay while acknowledging ‘risks’

News | | 04/24/2014 2:10 pm EDT

TV, basic services, payphones among CRTC’s upcoming priorities

News | | 04/23/2014 3:12 pm EDT

CRTC establishes video relay service

Briefs | | 04/22/2014 4:51 pm EDT

Internet access still an issue in rural areas: MTM

Briefs | | 04/22/2014 2:34 pm EDT

CRTC re-approves distribution of Cantonese-language channel

Briefs | | 04/17/2014 2:13 pm EDT

CRTC approves new telco-service subsidy procedures

Briefs | | 04/16/2014 12:08 pm EDT

Two third-language TV channels approved

Briefs | | 04/14/2014 4:10 pm EDT

CRTC forcing sale of Montreal-area radio station

News | | 04/11/2014 2:14 pm EDT

CRTC denies new radio licence in Cobalt, Ont.

Briefs | | 04/10/2014 4:28 pm EDT

User-content TV station approved by CRTC

Briefs | | 04/10/2014 3:23 pm EDT

OMNI still profitable despite 'financial crisis': union

Briefs | | 04/09/2014 3:41 pm EDT

Bell, CBC denied relief on local-programming quotas

Briefs | | 04/09/2014 3:31 pm EDT

CRTC reports fewer throttling complaints

Briefs | | 04/09/2014 3:27 pm EDT

OMNI troubles could be ominous sign for other conventional TV: Pelley

News | | 04/08/2014 4:59 pm EDT

CRTC approves third-language niche channels

Briefs | | 04/07/2014 4:01 pm EDT

CRTC consulting on DHX-Bell deal

Briefs | | 04/03/2014 4:07 pm EDT

Bell Aliant, Bell exempted from wireline services regulation

Briefs | | 04/03/2014 4:06 pm EDT

CRTC’s consumer focus not at odds with industry: Blais

News | | 04/02/2014 5:19 pm EDT

One Ottawa-area radio station approved, another denied

Briefs | | 04/02/2014 12:51 pm EDT

Videotron’s MYtv launch delayed by year

Briefs | | 03/31/2014 4:59 pm EDT

CRTC approves cricket specialty channel

Briefs | | 03/31/2014 3:28 pm EDT

CRTC denies request to change robocall rules

Briefs | | 03/31/2014 3:26 pm EDT

Internet hasn’t killed the radio star: CRTC

News | | 03/27/2014 5:23 pm EDT

CRTC approves ad-rule changes for Radio 2, Espace Musique

Briefs | | 03/25/2014 3:05 pm EDT

Telus, MTS add Sun News to channel lineup

Briefs | | 03/24/2014 1:44 pm EDT

French photography channel approved by CRTC

Briefs | | 03/20/2014 3:09 pm EDT

CRTC approves Newcap acquisition of 5 Bell radio stations

Briefs | | 03/19/2014 2:22 pm EDT

CRTC asks for input on oldies radio licence

Briefs | | 03/18/2014 3:38 pm EDT

Availability of VOD content doubled last year, CRTC data shows

News | | 03/17/2014 5:39 pm EDT

CRTC approves Oui TV

Briefs | | 03/17/2014 2:07 pm EDT

Telus remote broadband changes tweaked by CRTC

Briefs | | 03/14/2014 2:32 pm EDT

CRTC approves sale of two Rogers radio stations

Briefs | | 03/14/2014 2:04 pm EDT

Thunder Bay station wants to disaffiliate from CBC

Briefs | | 03/13/2014 3:40 pm EDT

Applications aim to bring Spanish, Hungarian channels to Canada

Briefs | | 03/13/2014 12:40 pm EDT

Report criticizes Cancon, ownership regs, funding in entertainment industry

Briefs | | 03/12/2014 4:33 pm EDT

Bell files second complaint for condo access

Briefs | | 03/12/2014 3:12 pm EDT

One Caribbean Television approved for distribution

Briefs | | 03/10/2014 4:19 pm EDT

CRTC, Industry Canada at odds on universal broadband access timeline

News | | 03/07/2014 5:22 pm EST

Mobile TV not undue preference, promotes Canadian content: Rogers

News | | 03/06/2014 4:55 pm EST

CRTC refuses request to ban prepaid expiry dates

Briefs | | 03/05/2014 2:14 pm EST

CRTC idea could violate net neutrality: experts

News | | 03/03/2014 2:01 pm EST

CRTC amends requirements for ethnic, third-language TV

Briefs | | 02/28/2014 4:09 pm EST

CRTC consulting on mandatory emergency alerts

Briefs | | 02/27/2014 3:26 pm EST

CRTC approves ownership transfer for CJHQ-FM Nakusp

Briefs | | 02/26/2014 2:28 pm EST

PIAC asks court to set aside cancellation fees in wireless code appeal

Briefs | | 02/24/2014 4:15 pm EST

Bell not licensing content to OTT service is undue preference: complaint

Briefs | | 02/21/2014 4:53 pm EST

CRTC rebuts claims it overstepped with wireless code

News | | 02/21/2014 3:44 pm EST

Variety on television must be preserved, says Bell’s Crull

News | | 02/20/2014 5:33 pm EST

CRTC looks into competition in wholesale wireless services

Briefs | | 02/20/2014 4:11 pm EST

Phase 2 of CRTC TV review asks about OTT regulation

News | | 02/18/2014 5:33 pm EST

CRTC asks wireless industry for more roaming data

Briefs | | 02/14/2014 12:50 pm EST

CRTC approves 3 foreign 'viral' video TV channels

Briefs | | 02/12/2014 4:13 pm EST

CRTC to get power to fine telecoms: Budget 2014

News | | 02/11/2014 4:12 pm EST

Industry Canada website takes credit for wireless code in ‘error’

Briefs | | 02/10/2014 2:20 pm EST

CRTC reaches decision on customer transfer process

Briefs | | 02/07/2014 4:39 pm EST

CRTC launches satellite inquiry, NWTel appeals December decision

News | | 02/06/2014 4:02 pm EST

Broadcaster files undue-preference complaint against CBC

Briefs | | 02/06/2014 2:28 pm EST

CRTC decision on condo access could be ‘warning’: analyst

News | | 02/05/2014 5:40 pm EST

Newfoundland’s NTV approved for small-market funding

Briefs | | 02/05/2014 4:58 pm EST

Christian music radio station in New Brunswick approved

Briefs | | 02/03/2014 2:11 pm EST

CRTC writes to distributors about simultaneous substitution

Briefs | | 02/03/2014 1:58 pm EST

CRTC combines mobile-TV complaints

Briefs | | 01/31/2014 4:27 pm EST

Greek-language TV channel approved for distribution

Briefs | | 01/31/2014 3:37 pm EST

Roaming arrangements like Survivor alliances, consultant tells CRTC

News | | 01/30/2014 4:51 pm EST

CRTC consulting on Al Jazeera Arabic licence conditions

Briefs | | 01/30/2014 4:23 pm EST

CRTC approves frequency change for CJVF-FM Scarborough

Briefs | | 01/30/2014 4:22 pm EST

Canadians divided on TV system issues: CRTC report

News | | 01/29/2014 5:27 pm EST

CRTC consulting on 23 broadcast licence applications

Briefs | | 01/29/2014 4:36 pm EST

Eliminate charges for cellphone calls to helplines: PIAC

Briefs | | 01/29/2014 2:38 pm EST

Telecoms shouldn’t track customer habits for marketing: PIAC

News | | 01/27/2014 4:48 pm EST

'Millions' of contracts affected by retrospective wireless code: carriers

News | | 01/27/2014 4:28 pm EST

CRTC approves Corus acquisition of two Bell radio stations

Briefs | | 01/24/2014 2:34 pm EST

CRTC approves three non-Canadian channels for distribution

Briefs | | 01/24/2014 12:23 pm EST

Federal bodies coordinate anti-spam enforcement

Briefs | | 01/23/2014 4:36 pm EST

CRTC watching HD Radio trial for market, regulatory insight

News | | 01/22/2014 5:28 pm EST

Ethics commissioner to probe Glover's fundraising event

Briefs | | 01/22/2014 5:25 pm EST

CRTC approves radio station in Meaford, Ont.

Briefs | | 01/22/2014 5:10 pm EST

New eastern Ontario FM station approved

Briefs | | 01/21/2014 3:21 pm EST

CRTC chair says he shares ‘philosophy’ with James Moore

News | | 01/16/2014 2:18 pm EST

Cheaper data for mobile TV not an undue preference, BCE says

News | | 01/10/2014 5:04 pm EST

CRTC lets CHEK-DT Victoria draw from TV fund

Briefs | | 12/20/2013 12:30 pm EST

Must-offer status prompts Sun News to renegotiate carriage agreements

News | | 12/19/2013 5:26 pm EST

CRTC consulting on Newcap deal for BCE radio stations

Briefs | | 12/18/2013 3:33 pm EST

CRTC forbids removal of communities' last payphone

Briefs | | 12/17/2013 4:46 pm EST

Bell launches free previews for 10 channels

Briefs | | 12/12/2013 4:22 pm EST

CRTC revokes international telecom licences of 31 firms

Briefs | | 12/11/2013 5:32 pm EST

CRTC approves FM station in Barriere, B.C.

Briefs | | 12/10/2013 3:50 pm EST

CRTC consulting on eight license applications

Briefs | | 12/09/2013 4:02 pm EST

CRTC won’t expand BCE undue preference complaint

Briefs | | 12/06/2013 3:24 pm EST

CRTC extends Shaw deadline to promote free satellite TV program

Briefs | | 12/05/2013 3:47 pm EST

CRTC dismisses OMNI cuts complaint

Briefs | | 12/05/2013 3:12 pm EST

CRTC wireless code comes into effect

Briefs | | 12/02/2013 4:46 pm EST

CRTC approves FM station in Hunstville, Ont.

Briefs | | 11/21/2013 5:02 pm EST

CRTC provides model agreement for telcos, municipalities

Briefs | | 11/21/2013 4:36 pm EST

U.S. broadcasters praise CRTC television review, government talks

Briefs | | 11/19/2013 5:12 pm EST

Telus says it will be code-compliant by end of November

Briefs | | 11/18/2013 4:41 pm EST

Radio-Canada's radio ads violating license terms, competitor says

Briefs | | 11/14/2013 5:31 pm EST

CRTC will not license new radio stations in Saskatoon

Briefs | | 11/14/2013 3:31 pm EST

CRTC to launch voluntary broadband measurement program: Menzies

News | | 11/13/2013 10:33 am EST

CRTC consulting on Rogers, Cogeco corporate reorganization

Briefs | | 11/12/2013 3:59 pm EST

Regulations must be adapted to today's TV, Blais says

Briefs | | 11/08/2013 2:53 pm EST

PIAC urges CRTC to block Corus deal

Briefs | | 11/07/2013 5:20 pm EST

Moore encouraged Blais to tackle consumer issues at CRTC

News | | 11/05/2013 5:09 pm EST

CRTC embracing ‘open government’: Blais

Briefs | | 11/04/2013 4:44 pm EST

CRTC prioritizes roaming with task force

Briefs | | 11/01/2013 4:26 pm EDT

Wireless code permits tab contracts, CRTC says

Briefs | | 10/31/2013 5:56 pm EDT

CRTC introducing new area codes

Briefs | | 10/30/2013 4:34 pm EDT

CRTC to hear Vancouver radio applications

Briefs | | 10/29/2013 6:40 pm EDT

Consumer groups ask CRTC to stop paper billing fees

Briefs | | 10/23/2013 6:07 pm EDT

CRTC updates pay-per-view regs

Briefs | | 10/23/2013 5:31 pm EDT

CRTC proposes more benefits dollars to Canada Media Fund

News | | 10/21/2013 8:47 pm EDT

Hearing begins on video relay services

Briefs | | 10/21/2013 8:03 pm EDT

Want pick-and-pay? You may end up paying $9 for TSN, consultant says

News | | 10/15/2013 5:27 pm EDT

CRTC consulting on 911 services

Briefs | | 10/11/2013 10:33 am EDT

Regional broadcast distribution approved

Briefs | | 10/07/2013 10:12 pm EDT

CRTC can regulate roaming rates: Wind

Briefs | | 10/04/2013 5:04 pm EDT

CRTC doesn't have authority to regulate roaming rates: Bell, Telus

News | | 10/02/2013 4:16 pm EDT

57% of Canadians had access to four or more carriers in 2012: CRTC report

News | | 09/26/2013 5:30 pm EDT

Bell supports U.K.-style broadcast system, blocking U.S. networks

News | | 09/26/2013 4:53 pm EDT

Federal Court of Appeal to hear wireless code challenge

Briefs | | 09/25/2013 4:47 pm EDT

CRTC, Competition Bureau sign cooperation agreement

Briefs | | 09/25/2013 4:44 pm EDT

CRTC's role no longer 'gatekeeper:' Menzies

Briefs | | 09/23/2013 5:13 pm EDT

CRTC consulting on radio licence renewal

Briefs | | 09/20/2013 4:49 pm EDT

Efforts to lower roaming costs internationally as CRTC looks into roaming rates

News | | 09/20/2013 1:32 pm EDT

CRTC to consider new Toronto FM station

Briefs | | 09/16/2013 8:44 pm EDT

Bell cuts roaming rates as CRTC ponders regulations

News | | 09/16/2013 5:25 pm EDT

Blais doesn't expect changes to new media exemption order

News | | 09/16/2013 12:06 pm EDT

Shaw, Telus, Cogeco line up against CRTC's 'news neighbourhood' regs

News | | 09/10/2013 5:08 pm EDT

CRTC looking into wireless roaming agreements

News | | 08/30/2013 5:07 pm EDT

CRTC consulting on 16 applications

Briefs | | 08/28/2013 5:18 pm EDT

CRTC rejects broadcasting complaints

Briefs | | 08/20/2013 5:28 pm EDT

CRTC approves broadcast applications

Briefs | | 08/09/2013 4:01 pm EDT

Consumer group supports CRTC's 9(1)(h) decision

Briefs | | 08/09/2013 3:45 pm EDT

CRTC denies 13 mandatory carriage applications, approves three

News | | 08/08/2013 4:29 pm EDT

CRTC consulting on radio station purchases

Briefs | | 08/02/2013 3:51 pm EDT

Andrea Rosen retiring

People | | 07/25/2013 5:12 pm EDT

Charges for paper bills justified, providers say

News | | 07/23/2013 11:43 am EDT

CRTC manager moves to Nordicity

People | | 07/19/2013 4:06 pm EDT

CRTC rejects amendments to Book Television licence

Briefs | | 07/17/2013 5:06 pm EDT

A la carte would drop U.S. TV revenues almost 50%: analyst

News | | 07/17/2013 4:43 pm EDT

CRTC consulting on broadcast applications

Briefs | | 07/12/2013 5:08 pm EDT

CRTC updates throttling complaints

Briefs | | 07/11/2013 5:40 pm EDT

Industry must be 'united' going into CRTC's TV review: Cassaday

News | | 07/11/2013 5:37 pm EDT

CRTC looking into telcos' paper billing fees

News | | 07/08/2013 5:21 pm EDT

CRTC makes comms staff changes

People | | 07/08/2013 4:28 pm EDT

CRTC consulting on radio renewal

Briefs | | 07/03/2013 5:25 pm EDT

CRTC consulting on radio licence renewals

Briefs | | 07/02/2013 5:28 pm EDT

Fibre transport could solve North’s telecom problems, Arctic Fibre says

News | | 06/19/2013 11:08 pm EDT

Wireless carriers may take hit on retroactive wireless code

News | | 06/11/2013 5:34 pm EDT

CRTC says consumers can cancel wireless contracts after two years, no fees

News | | 06/03/2013 10:14 am EDT

CRTC wireless code coming Monday

Briefs | | 05/31/2013 3:45 pm EDT

CRTC to trial landline replacement program

Briefs | | 05/31/2013 9:50 am EDT

Safeguards not enough to limit Bell-Astral market power, competitors say

News | | 05/16/2013 5:36 pm EDT

CRTC deregulates areas in Quebec, Ontario

Briefs | | 05/13/2013 4:49 pm EDT

Greenberg requested meeting with Harper following Bell-Astral decision

News | | 05/08/2013 4:47 pm EDT

CRTC exempts business services in N.L.

Briefs | | 05/03/2013 3:55 pm EDT

CRTC releases three-year plan, will consult on TV services

News | | 05/02/2013 5:30 pm EDT

VOD can’t compete with Starlight, backers say

Briefs | | 05/02/2013 3:24 pm EDT

VMedia proposes $2 per month Canadian film app

Briefs | | 04/26/2013 4:27 pm EDT

Analysis: They are all 'exceptional' channels. Well, not quite

News | | 04/24/2013 6:47 pm EDT

CPAC, airing more content online, questioned on need for 9(1)(h)

News | | 04/24/2013 6:02 pm EDT

Focus on brand, innovation, Pentefountas tells radio stations

Briefs | | 04/23/2013 8:42 pm EDT

CRTC approves VMedia expansion

Briefs | | 04/18/2013 5:44 pm EDT

TSN's, Sportsnet's expenses surge, profits tumble: CRTC data

News | | 04/11/2013 5:47 pm EDT

CRTC says new website will emphasize consumer access

News | | 04/09/2013 5:34 pm EDT

Kapatid TV approved for distribution

Briefs | | 04/05/2013 4:02 pm EDT

Two companies pay $80,000 in telemarketing fines

Briefs | | 04/02/2013 5:06 pm EDT

CRTC consulting on video sign language service for phone users

Briefs | | 03/27/2013 5:11 pm EDT

CRTC consulting on broadcast applications

Briefs | | 03/27/2013 9:49 am EDT

CRTC accepting applications for Vancouver FM slot

Briefs | | 03/25/2013 4:37 pm EDT

Hindi Music TV approved

Briefs | | 03/22/2013 2:30 pm EDT

CRTC approves Bollywood movie channel

Briefs | | 03/21/2013 4:55 pm EDT

Let distributors experiment with online, on-demand TV, Bell tells CRTC

News | | 03/20/2013 5:48 pm EDT

CRTC consulting on telemarketing rules

Briefs | | 03/20/2013 4:26 pm EDT

Télé Santé+ licence approved

Briefs | | 02/12/2013 4:40 pm EST

CRTC orders Telus to turn down ad volume

Briefs | | 02/08/2013 5:05 am EST

Tories to phase out CRTC national commissioners, sources say

News | | 02/01/2013 11:26 am EST

CWTA to update stolen phone program

Briefs | | 01/29/2013 4:05 pm EST

CRTC issues draft code for wireless carriers

Briefs | | 01/29/2013 3:37 pm EST

CRTC orders text message 911 services

Briefs | | 01/25/2013 10:32 am EST

BCE ‘reverse onus’ challenge in court next month

Briefs | | 01/23/2013 4:14 pm EST

Internet throttling complaints drop after March

Briefs | | 01/17/2013 6:33 pm EST

Flaherty letter to CRTC broke ethics rules: Dawson

Briefs | | 01/17/2013 6:17 pm EST

Interactive fantasy sports channel approved

Briefs | | 01/09/2013 5:24 pm EST

Rogers approved for CJNT-DT Montreal

Briefs | | 12/20/2012 5:23 pm EST

Court challenges of CRTC regs expected following Supreme Court decision

News | | 12/20/2012 5:13 pm EST

CRTC exempts small Category B channels

Briefs | | 12/19/2012 4:18 pm EST

CRTC consults on 911 services

Briefs | | 12/17/2012 5:25 pm EST

Telus packaging an undue preference, CRTC says

Briefs | | 12/10/2012 5:26 pm EST

Follow Quebec law for new national wireless code, carriers say

News | | 12/05/2012 4:53 pm EST

Rate of lost, stolen cellphones falling, CWTA says

Briefs | | 11/28/2012 5:00 pm EST

Capacity billing rates make or break for wholesale Internet regime, small ISPs say

News | | 11/28/2012 4:33 pm EST

Corus-Shaw deal did not break VI rules: CRTC

Briefs | | 11/27/2012 4:53 pm EST

CRTC tentatively schedules 9(1)(h) hearing

Briefs | | 11/22/2012 4:36 pm EST

CRTC updates wholesale Internet framework

Briefs | | 11/21/2012 5:47 pm EST

Leave fibre to the home free from wholesale access regs, Bell says

News | | 11/21/2012 5:42 pm EST

Hearings not the place to mingle with commissioners, Blais says

Briefs | | 11/20/2012 9:42 am EST

New Asian movie channel approved

Briefs | | 11/16/2012 5:20 pm EST

CRTC approves sale of CBC’s Bold

Briefs | | 11/16/2012 5:02 pm EST

Regulatory decisions should not be 'crowd-sourced,' Sasseville says

Briefs | | 11/15/2012 5:23 pm EST

CRTC local loop decision good for competition, small ISPs: MTS

News | | 11/15/2012 4:33 pm EST

CRTC expedites Primus complaint against incumbents

Briefs | | 11/14/2012 10:57 am EST

CRTC decision on free phone service challenged

Briefs | | 11/12/2012 5:17 pm EST

Ottawa's new, consumer friendly CRTC: How we got here

News | | 11/09/2012 5:15 pm EST

CRTC consulting on broadcasting applications

Briefs | | 11/07/2012 5:07 pm EST

CBC Yellowknife switching to FM

Briefs | | 11/07/2012 5:04 pm EST

CRTC wholesale Internet review to evaluate cost pricing model: Blais

Briefs | | 11/06/2012 7:52 am EST

CRTC to issue draft wireless code for carriers

Briefs | | 11/01/2012 4:46 pm EDT

Bell ordered to provide rural rollout updates

Briefs | | 10/29/2012 4:48 pm EDT

Small ISPs happy with new cost disclosure rules for large telcos

News | | 10/26/2012 4:33 pm EDT

CRTC amends policy on 'demarcation devices'

Briefs | | 10/15/2012 4:47 pm EDT

CBC should inform first, and lose 'obsession' with ratings: panel

News | | 10/12/2012 4:14 pm EDT

Corus, Rogers to appear at CRTC ‘show cause’ hearing

Briefs | | 10/12/2012 4:12 pm EDT

CRTC to hold public hearing on national wireless code

News | | 10/11/2012 4:48 pm EDT

CRTC approves broadcast distribution licences

Briefs | | 10/05/2012 3:55 pm EDT

CRTC to help build ‘informed and empowered’ base of consumers, Blais says

News | | 10/04/2012 7:49 pm EDT

CWTA asked about initiatives on stolen cellphones

Briefs | | 10/02/2012 7:28 am EDT

Regulators will not block Bell-Astral deal, industry sources predict

News | | 09/21/2012 3:44 pm EDT

Tories ‘considering all options’ on CRTC size, vacancies

News | | 09/20/2012 5:02 pm EDT

CBC ‘fiercely opposes’ Bell’s all-news channel proposal

News | | 09/14/2012 4:59 pm EDT

Colba.Net licensed to expand IPTV service

Briefs | | 09/13/2012 4:41 pm EDT

CRTC releases three-year work plan

Briefs | | 09/06/2012 5:02 pm EDT

CRTC opens broadcast consultations

Briefs | | 09/05/2012 4:21 pm EDT

CRTC consulting on CBC licence renewal

Briefs | | 09/05/2012 4:19 pm EDT

Blais appoints chief consumer officer in first move as CRTC chair

News | | 08/31/2012 4:37 pm EDT

CRTC opens consultations on radio licence renewals

Briefs | | 08/29/2012 4:08 pm EDT

Salmon Arm FM radio licence approved

Briefs | | 08/21/2012 5:04 pm EDT

New specialty channel would cater to Quebec diversity

Briefs | | 08/17/2012 4:25 pm EDT

Social TV functions don’t change broadcast signal: Mainville-Neeson

News | | 08/15/2012 5:22 pm EDT

Iristel proposes new northern telecom funding regime

Briefs | | 08/13/2012 4:24 pm EDT

CRTC consulting on standards for distributor audits

Briefs | | 08/10/2012 3:38 pm EDT

CRTC working group to report on telco access to municipalities

Briefs | | 08/03/2012 4:30 pm EDT

CRTC amends regs for vertical integration, new media

Briefs | | 07/27/2012 2:55 pm EDT

Shaw approved for B.C. news channel

Briefs | | 07/20/2012 1:59 pm EDT

Corus Eur-Asian specialty channel approved

Briefs | | 07/20/2012 1:57 pm EDT

CBC says it's 'back to the drawing board' following LPIF decision

News | | 07/19/2012 5:13 pm EDT

Small telcos delay decision, spread 'propaganda': Cogeco

Briefs | | 07/19/2012 4:58 pm EDT

Supernatural TV approved

Briefs | | 07/19/2012 4:55 pm EDT

CBC to be unavailable on antennas in 604 communities

News | | 07/19/2012 11:32 am EDT

End of local TV fund may cause 'huge' losses for small market stations: CHEK

News | | 07/18/2012 5:09 pm EDT

CRTC clears CBC to shut down transmitters, communities to lose CBC

News | | 07/17/2012 5:52 pm EDT

Golden West replaces Manitoba AM station with FM

Briefs | | 07/16/2012 5:03 pm EDT

Blue Ant acquisition of High Fidelity approved

Briefs | | 07/16/2012 5:01 pm EDT

CRTC consulting on broadcast applications

Briefs | | 07/11/2012 4:37 pm EDT

Bell, Rogers, propose changes to Cancon overspending rules

Briefs | | 07/06/2012 3:37 pm EDT

CRTC proposes licensing exemption for small specialty channels

Briefs | | 07/06/2012 3:35 pm EDT

CRTC approves Crime Network

Briefs | | 07/06/2012 3:33 pm EDT

CRTC releases closed caption standards

Briefs | | 07/06/2012 7:56 am EDT

CRTC's 'obligation to serve' decision stands: cabinet

Briefs | | 07/05/2012 5:02 pm EDT

CRTC approves licence for Inside Movies

Briefs | | 06/29/2012 3:34 pm EDT

Ethnic broadcasters challenge CRTC decision to cabinet

Briefs | | 06/29/2012 3:32 pm EDT

U.S. broadcasters lobbying CRTC on signal regime

News | | 06/18/2012 4:36 pm EDT

Companies, groups, to watch Blais in early days for indications of regulatory approach

News | | 06/11/2012 6:04 pm EDT

CRTC pulls back from spring OTT consultation

Briefs | | 04/19/2012 10:34 am EDT
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