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Digital 22 JUN 2022

Canada passes bill to compel local content on streaming platforms

22 JUN 2022
The country's lower house of the parliament passed legislation that would bring online streaming platforms under the stewardship of the country's broadcast regulator and compel firms like Netflix, YouTube, and Spotify to offer more local content.

Digital 7 FEB 2022

Streaming services will have to contribute to local stories and music in Canada

7 FEB 2022
The Minister of Canadian Heritage, Pablo Rodriguez, introduced the Online Streaming Act, which would require online streaming services to contribute to the creation and availability of Canadian stories and music.