It’s an honour for me to stand before all of you for one last time. To reflect on everything we’ve done and everything we’ve accomplished over the past five years. But most of all to thank you all for your exceptional work.
The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) today announced that as of December 1, 2017, all individual and small business wireless service customers will have the right to have their cellphones and other mobile devices unlocked free of charge upon request. In addition... Read More
Today, the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) granted licences for the operation of five radio stations that will serve the Indigenous communities of Vancouver, Edmonton, Calgary, Ottawa and Toronto in order to fulfill an immediate need.
I’ll begin with some thoughts on diversity. This subject is something I hold dear to heart and it’s a cause that we as an institution have taken great strides to advance. Let me share with you a few examples.
In an industry such as broadcasting, strong and effective associations are essential. We at the CRTC appreciate the role that the WAB plays in representing its members across the Prairies. I want to assure you that the CRTC remains determined to work with groups like the WAB to address the... Read More
I applaud your Association for raising awareness among your members of their responsibilities when it comes to marketing products and services to Canadians. It says a lot that you made time in your conference agenda to focus on the need to comply with CRTC rules and regulations to protect... Read More