Cable & Telecom

Rogers employees get free calling to war zone

TORONTO – Having family and friends in an overseas war zone is harrowing enough without having to pay a massive cell phone bill. So, through August 31st, Rogers Communications employees can make calls and send text messages to Lebanon, Israel, Cyprus and Turkey for free. A memo sent last week by RCI president and COO Nadir Mohamed outlined the offer. "It's almost impossible to miss the daily media coverage of the events in Lebanon and Israel," he wrote. "And I imagine that if you have family or friends in the area, you are paying even closer attention – searching for...

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.