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Singh says he’ll oppose Rogers-Shaw merger

Media | 09/10/2021 2:46 pm EDT

NDP to lobby government on foreign digital sales, ad taxesNDP leader Jagmeet Singh is the first party leader to explicitly oppose the proposed acquisition of Shaw Communications Inc. by Rogers Communications Inc., saying that telecommunication giants are already “exploiting people.” His comments came at a Friday morning...

Lower your prices or else, Trudeau tells big telecom at debate

Media | 09/09/2021 11:22 am EDT

Lower your prices or else, Trudeau tells big telecom at debateGATINEAU, Que. -- Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is giving Canada’s telecommunications companies an ultimatum: drive down your prices or face much more competition in the marketplace. His comments come after the second French-language leader’s debate held Wednesday,...

Broadcasting sector reacts to O’Toole victory

Media | 08/24/2020 6:19 pm EDT

Broadcasting sector reacts to O'Toole victoryThe election of Erin O'Toole as federal opposition leader late Sunday night makes "the threat of CBC...