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Mar 26, 2015, 11:00 ET

Let's Talk TV: CRTC proposes measures to empower Canadian TV viewers

OTTAWA, AND GATINEAU, QC, March 26, 2015 /CNW/ - The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) today unveiled a draft...

Mar 25, 2015, 11:00 ET

Plentyoffish Media Inc. pays $48,000 for alleged violation of Canada's anti-spam law

OTTAWA and GATINEAU, QC, March 25, 2015 /CNW/ - The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) today announced that...

Mar 24, 2015, 11:00 ET

The CRTC announces the result of its telemarketing investigations of a number of air duct cleaning companies

Four air duct cleaning companies pay $55,000 for violating the Unsolicited Telecommunications Rules OTTAWA, AND GATINEAU, QC,...

Mar 19, 2015, 16:00 ET

Let's Talk TV: CRTC sets out roadmap to maximize choice and affordability for Canadian TV viewers

OTTAWA–GATINEAU, March 19, 2015 /CNW/ - The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) today set out a roadmap...

Mar 12, 2015, 13:00 ET

Let's Talk TV: CRTC announces measures to support the creation of content made by Canadians for Canadian and global audiences

OTTAWA–GATINEAU, March 12, 2015 /CNW/ - The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) today announced significant...

Mar 05, 2015, 11:00 ET

CRTC Chief Compliance and Enforcement Officer issues $1.1 million penalty to Compu-Finder for spamming Canadians

OTTAWA-GATINEAU, March 5, 2015 /CNW/ - The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission's (CRTC's) Chief Compliance and...

Feb 26, 2015, 11:00 ET

CRTC releases the results of its fact-finding process on the role of payphones in the Canadian communication system

OTTAWA-GATINEAU, Feb. 26, 2015 /CNW/ - The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) today released the results of its...

Feb 05, 2015, 11:00 ET

Telelisting to pay $260,000 for violating the Unsolicited Telecommunications Rules

Feb 5, 2015, OTTAWA, ON and GATINEAU, QC /CNW/ - The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) announced today that...

Jan 29, 2015, 09:00 ET

CRTC continues to set the course for the future of television with Let's Talk TV decisions

OTTAWA-GATINEAU, Jan. 29, 2015 The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) today issued two decisions related to some of...

Jan 15, 2015, 11:00 ET

Installing computer programs on an individual's computer without consent is now illegal

OTTAWA and GATINEAU, QC, Jan. 15, 2015 /CNW/ - As of today, new requirements for installing computer programs have come into force. Businesses...

Dec 18, 2014, 11:00 ET

CRTC approves structure and mandate of the administrator of a new video relay service

OTTAWA–GATINEAU, Dec. 18, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) today approved the structure...

Oct 07, 2014, 11:00 ET

CRTC works with small business to stop malicious spam from being sent to Canadians

OTTAWA-GATINEAU, Oct. 7, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) announced today that by working...

Sep 25, 2014, 11:00 ET

CRTC releases 2014 report on the state of the Canadian telecommunications industry

OTTAWA–GATINEAU, Sept. 25, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) today released...

Sep 18, 2014, 11:00 ET

The majority of Canadians can now benefit from the terms of the wireless code

OTTAWA and GATINEAU, QC, Sept. 18, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) today issued a report...

Sep 04, 2014, 11:00 ET

CRTC issues 2014 report on state of Canadian broadcasting industry

OTTAWA and GATINEAU, QC, Sept. 4, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) today released...

Sep 02, 2014, 11:43 ET

CRTC Publishes a Citizen's Guide to Participating

GATINEAU, QC, Sept. 2, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) published It's Your CRTC! Your...

Aug 29, 2014, 14:00 ET

CRTC requires broadcasting industry to relay emergency alert messages to Canadians

OTTAWA and GATINEAU, QC, Aug. 29, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) today acted to...

Aug 28, 2014, 18:32 ET

CRTC Vice-Chairs report on outcome of paper bills meeting

OTTAWA and GATINEAU,QC, Aug. 28, 2014 /CNW/ - The CRTC's Vice-Chairpersons of Broadcasting and Telecommunications today hosted a meeting with...

Aug 21, 2014, 11:00 ET

Last chance for Canadians to have their say on the future of television in Canada; Let's Talk TV!

OTTAWA-GATINEAU, Aug. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) today launched an online...

Aug 20, 2014, 11:00 ET

Québec Loisirs pays $200,000 for violating the Unsolicited Telecommunications Rules

OTTAWA-GATINEAU, August 20, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) announced today that Québec...