Canada’s 800-pound news media gorilla

Bob Cox, publisher of the Winnipeg Free Press, and the current chair of our organization, has published an op-ed in Policy Options in response to...

Mixed reviews from publishers following Canadian media industry report

Last week, the Public Policy Forum released its much anticipated report on the Canadian media industry.  The report echoed several policy amendments for which our...

New report: The ‘way forward’ for Canada Post

This week, the House of Commons Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates released its final report on the future of Canada Post. Entitled The...

Catching up with CASL: Publishers and Canada’s anti-spam legislation

Last week Newspapers Canada, in conjunction with a lengthy list of partners, sponsored a workshop entitled: 'The Publishers Guide to Compliance'. The session provided attendees with a...

Globe publisher asks Canadian Heritage to level the playing field for...

In the wake of the CBC's ongoing digital expansion, Globe and Mail publisher and CEO Phillip Crawley recently testified before the Canadian Heritage committee of the House...

Could help for newspapers be coming?

Federal Heritage Minister Melanie Joly said she would not rule out helping Canada's newspaper industry, in a speech made late last week to Montreal's...

Newspapers making major lobbying push

This week's edition of The Hill Times newspaper features a detailed article on Newspaper Canada's continued lobbying efforts of the federal government. At the top of the association's lobbying agenda...

Re-thinking the future of Canada Post

John Hinds, President and CEO of Newspapers Canada appeared before a special hearing of the House of Commons Standing Committee on Government Operations and Estimates this...

Ottawa cuts newspaper ad spending

A yet to be released report by the federal government has dramatically shifted its advertising to the internet and away from daily newspapers even...

Canada Post and CUPW reach tentative agreements

AUGUST 30, 2016 - Canada Post and the Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW) have reached an agreement in principle, averting a work disruption...