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Manitoba’s community newspapers pleased by amendments to Bill 19

The Manitoba Community Newspapers Association (MCNA) has applauded the provincial government for its move to amend Bill 19, The Planning Amendment Act, so that Manitoba municipalities will still be required to place public notices...

La Presse announces intention to adopt a not-for-profit structure

The President of La Presse, Pierre-Elliott Levasseur, has announced the publication's intention to adopt a not for profit structure that will benefit from a financial contribution of $50 million from Power Corporation. This change in...

Facebook’s Zuckerberg appears before Congress

For two days this past week, Facebook's CEO Mark Zuckerberg appeared before U.S. Congress. Once key takeaway from these hearings was that the regulation of social media firms is apparently 'inevitable' in the wake of the...

Did you notice? Facebook took out a full page newspaper ad to apologize for...

Facebook founder and chief executive Mark Zuckerberg apologized for “a breach of trust” in advertisements placed in newspapers, including the New York Times, Washington Post and Wall Street Journal, this past weekend. “We have a...

House of Commons committee launches statutory review of Copyright Act

The House of Commons Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology has adopted a work plan under which it will conduct a statutorily mandated review of the Copyright Act. The Committee will conduct the review in...

Quebec budget: $64.7 million over five years to help print media

The Quebec government will be helping out struggling print media outlets with a new tax credit to support their digital transformation, the Montreal Gazette reports. The measure, announced in Tuesday’s budget plan, would cost $64.7...

Newspaper Media Drive Automotive Sales 2017 – Fact Sheet

Vehicle advertisers need to know the facts about the market in Canada. To provide this necessary insight, News Media Canada conducted an update to previous automotive research designed to address the key question of...

Newspaper Media Drive Vehicle Sales 2017 – Presentation

Newspaper Media Drive Automotive Sales 2017 Consumers navigating the automotive purchase process in today’s world are presented with an increasing number of options and media influences. The 2017 Newspaper Media Drive Automotive Sales study reports that newspapers...

2017: Newspapers 24/7 – Overview – Fact Sheet

News Media Canada continues to research newspaper readership across different platforms and by time of day. The most recent research was conducted in January 2016 and confirms the continued strength of newspaper readership. This...

2017: Newspapers 24/7 – Millennials – Fact Sheet

News Media Canada continues to research newspaper readership across different platforms and by time of day. The most recent research was conducted in January 2017 and confirms the continued strength of newspaper readership across...

2017: Newspapers 24/7 – Presentation

News Media Canada continues to research newspaper readership across different platforms and by time of day. The most recent research was conducted in January 2017 and confirms the continued strength of newspaper readership. This...

Community Newspapers Drive Results 2017 – Automotive Path-to-Purchase Fact Sheet

Seven out of ten community newspaper readers report that they read or look at the automotive ads that appear in their printed paper.  Newspapers continue to be a key driver in the automotive path-to-purchase,...