CBC Doesn’t Reflect Everybody

Commentary, Crown Corporations, Peter Holle

Peter Holle January 30, 2017 In November, CBC proposed to withdraw from advertising in exchange for increased government funding. This is a significant move for the corporation because the broadcast-television advertising market, once lucrative, is fragmenting as advertisers shift to …

Frontier Centre Releases A New Model to Implement Next Generation Telecom for Rural and Remote Saskatchewan

Alberta, Crown Corporations, Manitoba, Press Release (historic), Roland Renner (historic), Saskatchewan, Uncategorized

The Frontier Centre for Public Policy released a report today focusing on how to improve and expand telecommunications technology in rural and remote Saskatchewan. The report offers a model based on best practices from rural communities around the world. Frontier …

A New Model to Implement Next Generation Telecom for Rural and Remote Saskatchewan

Alberta, Crown Corporations, Manitoba, Publications, Roland Renner (historic), Saskatchewan, Uncategorized

The challenge of getting modern telecommunications infrastructure to rural and remote regions is global. Many countries have programs to address this challenge. There is a World Rural Telecoms Congress and an association in the United States, NTCA—The Rural Broadband Association. In April, Canada’s federal …