Cable & Telecom

Bains wants the Big Three to know wireless prices will be lowered further, or else

By Christopher Guly OTTAWA – In Toronto on Thursday, Innovation, Science and Industry Navdeep Bains gave Canada’s Big Three wireless carriers an ultimatum to lower their prices within two years while increasing competition by giving smaller and regional telecom companies a chance to bid on 50MHz of a 3500 MHz spectrum auction to be held later this year. Bains spoke to Parliament Hill correspondent Christopher Guly prior to making his major announcement. Christopher Guly: So you’re forcing the big guys to lower their prices and giving smaller, regional guys a break to help do that. Navdeep Bains: You’re right. The...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.