Government

Industry Canada Unveils the Future of Canada’s Digital Age

In an effort to ensure Canadians continue to get access to secure and competitive Internet and wireless services, Industry Minister James Moore has unveiled Digital Canada 150 today, an ambitious plan for the future of Canada's digital age. The strategy includes 39 new initiatives based on 250 submissions from over 2,000 Canadians, who participated in online consultations held...

Blackberry Planning To Lobby Government On Foreign-Takeover Rules

Blackberry is planning on lobbying the Canadian Government over foreign takeover rules, in the light of some unconfirmed reports that company takeover by a major Canadian firm or investor is unlikely to happen, reports Bloomberg. According to the records, Blackberry registered with the federal lobbyist registry on Sept. 6 to discuss the Investment Canada Act with...