International Telecommunication Union

The Internet Treaty Canada Won't Sign

Catherine Hart | Posted 02.16.2013 | Canada
Catherine Hart

The International Telecommunications Union (ITU) negotiations wrapped up last week, bringing a whirlwind week to a close. This shift towards explicitly recognizing the authority of the ITU over Internet content led Canada, among many nations, to refuse to sign the final draft of the treaty.


CP | The Associated Press | Posted 12.11.2012 | Canada Business

GENEVA - The world now has nearly as many cellphone subscriptions as inhabitants.The U.N. telecom agency says there were about 6 billion subscriptions...