Competition Bureau tackles online cancer fraud

The Competition Bureau recently launched Project False Hope, aimed at targeting online cancer-related health fraud and raising public awareness. Under this initiative dozens of Canadian-operated Web sites that offer cancer-related products that raise

Published on: March 19th, 2008 InterGovWorld.com staff

Canadian e-waste council gets a new CEO

The Electronics Product Stewardship Council, which monitors the environmental impact of the Canadian IT and consumer electronics sectors, announced this week the appointment of a new CEO, Dalton Burger. The position had been

Published on: November 21st, 2007 Briony Smith

Canadian Telecom Summit: Regulation takes centre stage

A complex interplay of technology, services and end-user requirements inform the rules that govern phone companies, according to Charles Dalfen, chair of the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC), indicating that the regulation

Published on: June 16th, 2004 Stefan Dubowski

Canadian competition watchdog eyes Oracle bid

Canada's Competition Bureau is currently reviewing the pre-merger notification filed by Oracle Corp. in its hostile bid to buy rival PeopleSoft Inc., to determine whether the merger will hinder competition.But, if the bureau's

Published on: September 5th, 2003 Albert Leonardo

Canadian Competition Bureau eyes Oracle bid

Canada's Competition Bureau is currently reviewing the pre-merger notification filed by Oracle Corp. in its bid to snag rival PeopleSoft Inc., to determine whether the merger will hinder competition.Richard Annan, assistant deputy commissioner

Published on: August 12th, 2003 Albert Leonardo