Articles Tagged ‘CRTC’



Rogers Communications sees Q1 earnings fall

DigitalRadioTelevision

The media giant said more cable TV and phone subscribers headed to the exits due to the CRTC’s new contract cancellation notification policy.



CRTC to review Canadian digital economy

DigitalMobile

Let’s talk telco? The regulator has announced a new multi-year plan that will look into the services Canadians require to participate in the digital economy.



Kevin Crull leaving Bell Media

People Moves

The president is departing, effective immediately, following an editorial dispute over Let’s Talk TV coverage.



CRTC proposes new customer code for BDUs

Television

The final decision from Let’s Talk TV is a draft code that would require TV services to provide customers with easy-to-understand agreements, among other stipulations.



BCE loses appeals court bid to retain mobile TV pricing

Mobile

The Federal Court of Appeal in a March 23 decision said “Bell has not established that it will suffer irreparable harm” if the mobile TV service is banned until the case is heard.



Reactions roll out to Let’s Talk phase two

Television

Media execs note that decreased channels may lead to a jump in costs, depending on the channels that get picked most.



CRTC orders a la carte cable, $25 skinny basic

Television

The landmark shift to pure pick and pay and build-your-own cable packages comes as the expected regulatory unbundling of Canadian TV gets underway.



CRTC rules for Rogers Media in GamePlus app complaint

Digital

The regulator said Rogers’ subscriber-only hockey game camera angles do not breach anti-competition rules for exclusive content.



Working group required for set-top box measurement: CRTC

Television

When the group is required to file answers by, and who wants to be involved, following the regulator’s announcement.



Let’s Talk TV decisions signal altered specialty landscape

DigitalTelevision

Genre protection is being removed and competition encouraged by the CRTC.