Spectrum Auction

Mobilicity-Wind faceoff in AWS-3 spectrum auction

Mobile carriers Wind Mobile and Mobilicity will be competing for a large chunk of the AWS-3 spectrum that the government...

February 6th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

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Bell, Videotron mobile TV decision: No Internet fast and slow lanes says CRTC

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission’s (CRTC) most recent application of its net neutrality rules was exhibited last week when...

January 30th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

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Bell tells CRTC to slow down on telecom regulations

Mandating more open access to the fibre networks of large telecom operators will force large providers to curtail further investments...

November 27th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

CRTC, Internet, networking ISPs

CRTC to examine small ISPs’ access to incumbents’ networks

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) will be looking into whether big telecom companies are charging smaller Internet service...

November 24th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano


Regional carriers say wholesale roaming rates hurt their business

Regional carriers MTS Inc., Saskatchewan Telecommunications Holding Corp and Tbaytel are asking the Canadian Radio-Television and telecommunications  Commission (CRTC) to...

October 3rd, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

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Don’t help virtual carriers, Telus tells CRTC

Telus Corp. has urged the federal telecom regulator not to tilt its rules to favour virtual carriers who only rent...

September 30th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Carriers hopeful as CRTC hearing into wireless wholesale rates opens

Wireless carriers start a week-long hearing today before the federal telecommunications regulator, another in a series of fights that always...

September 29th, 2014 Howard Solomon


Independent wireless, Internet providers grow market share: CRTC

New entrants to the wireless mobile and Internet service sectors are growing their market share even as incumbents retain a...

September 26th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano


Cogeco wants regulator to open market to virtual wireless carriers

Montreal-based cable and media company Cogeco Cable Inc. would like to enter the mobile wireless service market, but also wants the...

September 26th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano