Cable / Telecom News

More time to weigh in on 600 MHz plans

OTTAWA - Industry Canada is extending by a month the comment period for its proposal on repurposing spectrum in the 600 MHz band.According to a notice this week in the Canada Gazette, the deadline for the receipt of comments has been extended from January 26 to February 26, 2015. The deadline for reply comments will be two weeks (14 calendar days) following the publication date of the comments received, and all comments will be posted on Industry Canada’s Spectrum Management and Telecommunications website.  The notice says that the extension is “based on the merits of several requests for additional time”.As