Press Releases

List of our press releases, in reverse chronological order.

Court rejects appeal of Rogers-Shaw buyout, threatening telecom competition in Canada

January 24th, 2023
Fate of telecom market now lies with Industry Minister Champagne
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Rosa Addario

Communications Manager CANADA, Montreal Time Zone: 5:26 am 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 0

Approval of the Rogers-Shaw buyout shows Canada’s Competition Act must change

December 29th, 2022
Existing law fails to protect Canadians, paves way for higher prices
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Matthew Hatfield

Campaigns Director CANADA, Vancouver Time Zone: 2:26 am 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 1

New CRTC appointments signal potential pro-consumer shift on Canada’s horizon

December 19th, 2022
Appointees’ competition and spectrum allocation experience welcome
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Rosa Addario

Communications Manager CANADA, Montreal Time Zone: 5:26 am 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 0

Parliament must fast-track repair Bill C-244

November 3rd, 2022
Enshrining our right to repair our devices is long overdue
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Rosa Addario

Communications Manager CANADA, Montreal Time Zone: 5:26 am 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 0

Minister Champagne paves way for affordability-crushing Rogers-Shaw buyout

October 26th, 2022
Canada’s Innovation Minister again fails Canadians, backs Big Telecom companies
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Rosa Addario

Communications Manager CANADA, Montreal Time Zone: 5:26 am 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 0

Minister Champagne’s inaction will lead to collapse of telecom competition in Canada

October 4th, 2022
Internet choice and affordability in Canada approaches breaking point.
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Rosa Addario

Communications Manager CANADA, Montreal Time Zone: 5:26 am 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 0

Parliament must fast-track pro-consumer Bill C-288

September 23rd, 2022
Requiring ISPs to be accurate in reporting Internet speeds is an overdue fix
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Matthew Hatfield

Campaigns Director CANADA, Vancouver Time Zone: 2:26 am 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 1

Over 28,000 petition signers call for end to Canada’s telecom monopoly

August 4th, 2022
Expensive and unsafe networks require systemic change.
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Rosa Addario

Communications Manager CANADA, Montreal Time Zone: 5:26 am 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 0

Opposition to Rogers-Shaw buyout surges in Alberta after nationwide outage

July 11th, 2022
Calgary Stampede-goers express concerns over Rogers’ takeover of prairie-based innovator Shaw
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Rosa Addario

Communications Manager CANADA, Montreal Time Zone: 5:26 am 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 0

New CRTC policy direction on telecom lacks teeth

May 26th, 2022
Competition and affordability promises aren’t backed up by binding commitments
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Matthew Hatfield

Campaigns Director CANADA, Vancouver Time Zone: 2:26 am 1 (888) 441-2640 ext. 1
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