Articles Tagged ‘News Media Canada’

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John Hinds on hope for Canadian media

The CEO of News Media Canada remains hopeful that with a re-elected Liberal government, the campaign promise to regulate the digital economy will come to fruition.

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News Media Canada’s campaign hits the SPOT

The national print and digital campaign is aiming to increase media literacy, while also promoting the purveyors of “real news.”

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Journalism support fund’s panel submits findings to feds

Among the 15 recommendations is a call for government to invest its ad dollars into Canadian media and to alter tax law that gives foreign digital platforms an advantage.

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Federal government takes crucial step in journalism support fund

News Media Canada’s John Hinds on the importance of the program, and what he wishes critics of the funding knew.

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Senate committee calls for changes to digital advertising rules

News Media Canada CEO John Hinds says the country’s newspaper industry is growing increasingly frustrated.

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Federal budget offers little to print media

The CMF gets a bump, but a $50-million pledge to support local journalism is received with indifference by print media.

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Media leaders react to Heritage Committee recommendations

Bob Cox, Paul Godfrey and John Honderich on what the government’s role should be, whether or not the CBC makes a dent in their online ad revenue and how likely the report’s proposals are to be adopted.