Cable & Telecom

Bell, MTS hit trail together for Interstellar Rodeo

Combined entity still requires regulatory approvalWINNIPEG — Seemingly in anticipation of regulatory approval of BCE’s proposed $3.9 billion acquisition of Manitoba Telecom Services (MTS), the two companies are presenting a united front as they saddle up together for this weekend’s Interstellar Rodeo at The Forks in downtown Winnipeg. Bell and MTS are sponsors of the three-day music festival.In a press release issued Thursday, the two companies invited festival attendees to drop by the co-branded Bell MTS Box for a hands-on look at what the companies have to offer customers, including a virtual-reality experience and displays showcasing Bell’s Fibe TV and...