Cable & Telecom

COMMENTARY: Verizon looking to take Wind? Sorry, not buying it

THE GLOBE AND MAIL’s top business story on Monday was one saying U.S. telecom behemoth Verizon was looking at jumping into the Canadian market by purchasing tiny Wind Mobile, or the even tinier, Mobilicity. The guffaws you heard Monday morning came from the offices of all of the nation’s telecom companies – and just about all of Bay Street. “What a joke,” one senior telecom executive told on condition of anonymity. “This is just bulls**t fed to (The Globe) by people trying to drum up interest in Wind and Mobilicity,” said another. “This is highly unlikely,” wrote Scotia Capital...

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.