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Google and Facebook control the internet advertising market in Canada

Google and Facebook continue to dominate the $8.8 billion internet advertising market in Canada. In 2019, for example, their combined share of the online...

Industry campaign: If Parliament doesn’t deliver, local news dies

News Media Canada has new creative elements to help you support the Levelling the Digital Playing Field initiative. Publishers are encouraged to run this new...

Facebook Canada says it will not pursue Australia-style agreement with news...

Kevin Chan, Facebook Canada's head of public policy, told a parliamentary committee that applying Australia's model to pay Canadian news publishers for content linked...

Opinion: Google and Facebook revive a medieval practice for the 21st...

The practice of “indulgences” was common among the wealthy and powerful In Medieval Europe. In return for the payment of large sums to the Church,...

News Media Canada responds to Facebook’s funding announcement

Earlier today, the Facebook Journalism Project announced that is was committing an additional $8 million over the next three years to support Canadian media. In response...

New creative available for Levelling the Digital Playing Field ad campaign

News Media Canada has produced a NEW house ad campaign to support the lobbying effort against Google and Facebook as part of the Levelling the...
Levelling the Digital Playing Field

Protect local news with the latest house ad campaign

News Media Canada has produced a new house ad campaign to support the ongoing lobbying effort against Google and Facebook as part of the...

Opinion: The failure of local news left a gap for Google...

Earlier this week, Jamie Irving, the vice-president of Brunswick News and vice chair of News Media Canada wrote an op-ed that was published in...

News Media Canada responds to Facebook Canada’s claims

On March 2, 2021, Facebook's Head of Public Policy for Canada, Kevin Chan, did an online interview with The Logic's Murad Hemmadi. News Media...

Australia passes legislation that will force digital giants to pay for...

After a hectic week that saw Facebook walk back its decision to prevent news sharing on its platform in Australia, the country's parliament passed...