CRTC Introduces the Independent Local News Fund with $23 Million to Support Local TV News Coverage

The CRTC has introduced the Independent Local News Fund with $23 Million to support local TV news coverage.

Bell Media Announces 8 New Series Coming to Canadian Screens in 2016/17

Bell Media announces 8 new series coming to Canadian screens in 2016/17.

CRTC Approves Corus Entertainment’s Acquisition of Shaw Media

The CRTC has approved Corus Entertainment’s acquisition of Shaw Media.

More Game of Thrones? That’s Right: Bell is Taking Over HBO and Bringing TMN to Western Canada

Bell Media to be the exclusive Canadian distributor of HBO content across all platforms in early 2016.

Love Canadian Content? Rogers Unveils World-Class Canadian Production Studio, Nine New Series and New Specialty Channel

Rogers unveils world-class Canadian production studio, nine new series and new specialty channel.

Consumers Invited to Comment on Canadian TV Code

Consumers invited to comment on creation of Canadian TV Code of Conduct for service providers, by the CRTC.

CRTC Silencing Loud TV Commercials

Starting on September 1st, the CRTC is requesting that Canadian digital broadcasters and distributors hit the volume controls to prevent excessively loud TV ads. Jean-Pierre Blais, Chairman of the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission reiterates: “Canadians will be able to enjoy their favourite television programs without having to adjust the volume during commercial breaks. We […]