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Nova Scotia government steps in to resolve Chronicle Herald work stoppage

After more than 500 days of work stoppage, the Nova Scotia government is striking a commission to help resolve the ongoing labour dispute at...

Disruption: Change and Churning in Canada’s Media Landscape

The Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage has released its long-anticipated report on the impact of technology on local and regional news. Chaired by Liberal MP...

Newspapers work for public notices

Open and transparent communication from government to Canadians is vital and the proper dissemination of public notices assures that the public is informed about...

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...

Public Policy Forum releases report on Canadian media industry

The Public Policy Forum will be releasing its major report on the news media industry and democracy in Canada on Thursday, January 26, 2017. Entitled...

Could Google come to the aid of newspaper publishers?

The investments currently being made by Google's Digital News Initiative, in Europe, could be a viable option to help guide news publishers through a challenging...

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...

Newspaper leaders take their message to Parliament

Last week, several industry leaders appeared before the House of Commons Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage for their ongoing study of 'Media and Local Communities'. Testifying...