Astral Broadcasting Group Inc. has filed an application with the CRTC to allow it to use “filler programming” on its specialty channel Playhouse Disney Télé.
GATINEAU—The mandate of the Commissioner for Complaints for Telecommunications Services (CCTS) should be expanded to cover all broadcasting and telecommunications services, the Public Interest Advocacy Centre (PIAC) told the CRTC at a public hearing Monday.
A U.K. researcher working on a charter of human rights for the Internet says broadband access is receiving an increasing amount of international recognition as a basic service right.
The CRTC directed Telus Communications Co. to credit Bell Canada Friday for overbilled 911 service charges in British Columbia.
Quebecor Media Inc. received its Category 2 specialty licence from the CRTC Friday.