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Independent telcos call Bell abusive, anti-competitive
OTTAWA – Recent, large, price increases imposed by Bell Canada on independent telcos in Ontario and Quebec for access to Bell’s unbundled local loops must be overturned by the Competition Bureau, say those independent telecommunications Read more

Wireless Review: To MVNO, or not MVNO, or Full MVNO...
GATINEAU – When the CRTC launched its review of mobile wireless services earlier this year it stated: “This proceeding will focus on three key areas: Competition in the retail market; The current wholesale mobile wireless service regulatory Read more

Wireless Review: Railways, Utilities, want spectrum access, too
GATINEAU – On March 26th of this year, a joint workshop of the Railway Association of Canada (RAC) and Canadian Electricity Association (CEA) of Canada took place in Ottawa where the group adopted three joint resolution Read more

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Wireless Review: Cogeco says MVNO is dead; we want HMNO
GATINEAU – In its submission to the CRTC’s review of mobile services, Cogeco – which already offers cable, Internet and local phone in various markets in Quebec and Ontario – has proposed another way to get into wireless without losing Read more

Committee study into rural digital infrastructure off to an inauspicious start (Updated)
We’re not sure where the MPs get some of their facts OTTAWA – Since January when Nova Scotia MP Bernadette Jordan was appointed Canada’s first Minister of Rural Economic Development, she has met and spoken with Canadians from all Read more

Letter To The Editor: Minister's office clarifies
I WOULD LIKE TO provide a response to some of the editorial note’s that appeared within Ken Kelley’s article this morning. This response may be attributed to me. If you have any questions at any time, please do not hesitate to contact me. Read more

Ontario government commits $71M to connect cellular dead zones
NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY, ON - The Ontario government is investing $71 million to help boost mobile broadband and cellular service throughout eastern areas of the province. Read more

Rogers titles new outdoor community hub in Halifax
HALIFAX - Rogers Square, a new outdoor event space in downtown Halifax, officially opened to the public on Friday at an event attended by three levels of government, members of the local business community and Rogers’ officials. Read more

Telus underscores social purpose as #MostGivingCompany
VANCOUVER – Telus has proclaimed itself Canada’s #MostGivingCompany after contributing $150 million and one million volunteer hours to charitable organizations in the past year. Read more

Lite Access to dig fibre in Delta
VANCOUVER - Lite Access Technologies has been awarded a $700,000 fibre optic cable installation contract for Delta, B.C. Read more

Wireless Review: Strong regional competitors curb cell phone plan prices, says Competition Bureau
OTTAWA – Canadians who live in areas without a strong regional wireless competitor pay more for their mobile plans, according to the Competition Bureau. Read more

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