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Think tank backs big wireless carriers

Opponents to the federal government's wireless telecom policy have gained support from a conservative think tank that agrees Ottawa's rules...

August 26th, 2013 Howard Solomon

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CEO council, union demand telecom policy change

The country’s three big wireless carriers have found management and union heavyweights to back their calls for Ottawa to change...

July 29th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Telus fires back over foreign ownership

Telus fires back over foreign ownership

The country’s second biggest telephone company has fired back at critics who allege it doesn’t comply with foreign ownership and...

July 23rd, 2012 Howard Solomon

Clement delays decision on foreign telecom ownership

Clement delays decision on foreign telecom ownership

The telecommunications industry shouldn’t worry that Industry Minister Tony Clement is delaying promised reform of the country’s telecommunications foreign ownership...

November 22nd, 2010 Howard Solomon

Completely lift foreign telecom controls: Consultants

Completely lift foreign telecom controls: Consultants

With the federal government wrestling behind closed doors on how to liberalize investment in the telecom industry, a consultant is...

October 18th, 2010 Howard Solomon

Opposition may derail telecom ownership reform

Opposition may derail telecom ownership reform

The Harper government’s plan to increase foreign investment in the telecom industry is in jeopardy after opposition parties signaled in...

June 17th, 2010 Howard Solomon

Ottawa might lift all limits on telecom ownership

Ottawa might lift all limits on telecom ownership

Ottawa might lift all restictions on foreign ownership of telecommunications carriers, the government said.That is one of three options the...

June 11th, 2010 Howard Solomon

Boost business telecom competition, urges MTS chief

Boost business telecom competition, urges MTS chief

Ottawa has to increase competition not only for consumers but businesses as well, the head of Manitoba’s phone company told...

June 9th, 2010 Kathleen Sibley

Clement stoutly defends Globalive ruling to MPs

Clement stoutly defends Globalive ruling to MPs

  Industry Minister Tony Clement has firmly defended the government’s decision to declare Globalive Wireless Management Corp. a Canadian controlled...

May 13th, 2010 Howard Solomon