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Feds appoint panel to review Broadcasting, Telecom Acts

The seven-person panel will examine how digital cos can contribute to the Canadian system.

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Feds propose review of Broadcasting, Telecom Acts

The Liberal government has released its 2017 budget, which calls for modernizing the Acts and includes funding for cultural infrastructure.

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CRTC gains powers to fine regulatory offenders

Following passage of Bill C-43 amendments, companies that breach regulations face penalties of up to $15 million for violations.


Ottawa changes foreign ownership rules for small wireless firms

Domestic cable and broadcast players will be assessing the impact of changes to the Telecommunications Act for possible equal treatment in the Broadcasting Act down the road.