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

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    Today, the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) announced changes in their regulations that will affect local news and community programming across Canada. According to the CRTC, Canadians value local news and watch it regularly but new technologies are making it...
  2. Consumers Invited to Comment on Canadian TV Code

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    The CRTC announced today that it is opening its on-line discussion forum to gather comments related to the recent draft of a proposed TV Code for Canadians. The proposed code would act as a code of conduct for television service providers in Canada. On March 26 th , 2015, a draft version of the...
  3. CRTC Considering Roaming Rate Regulation

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    The CRTC has requested information about terms and conditions of roaming rates from 35 telecommunication companies to determine if regulation is required. Roaming rates charged by Canada's wireless providers continues to be the source of numerous consumer complaints. Telecom analyst Eamon...