Barbs fly at telecom conference

Barbs fly at telecom conference

The highlight of the annual Canadian Telecom Summit is the “regulatory blockbuster” panel, which usually sees lawyers from competing carriers...

June 6th, 2012 Howard Solomon

Court blows away challenge to Wind Mobile

Court blows away challenge to Wind Mobile

The Federal Court of Appeal has upheld the Harper government's decision to allow the parent of wireless startup Wind Mobile...

June 8th, 2011 Howard Solomon

Government to ‘vigorously’ fight Globalive decision

Government to ‘vigorously’ fight Globalive decision

The Harper government will fight  a court ruling that it bent the law to let startup wireless carrier Wind Mobile...

February 15th, 2011 Howard Solomon

CRTC asks Public Mobile for

CRTC asks Public Mobile for

Wireless startup Public Mobile Inc. will have to make change to its ownership structure to ensure control by Canadian shareholders...

April 23rd, 2010 Howard Solomon

Foreign ownership hearings to hear from Clement

Foreign ownership hearings to hear from Clement

 A House of Commons committee investigating Canada’s foreign ownership laws in telecommunications will eventually hear from Industry Minister Tony Clement,...

April 21st, 2010 Greg Meckbach

New wireless entrants encourage foreign ownership

New wireless entrants encourage foreign ownership

Allowing foreigners to invest more in Canadian telecommunications carriers will result in more competition in the wireless space, according to...

April 20th, 2010 Greg Meckbach

Rogers slams Globalive Wireless’ focus on cities

Rogers slams Globalive Wireless’ focus on cities

Globalive Wireless Management Corp., which operates the Wind Mobile cellular service, “isn’t going to do anything for the rural areas,”...

April 16th, 2010 Greg Meckbach

ACTRA slams government’s Wind Mobile decision

ACTRA slams government’s Wind Mobile decision

 A lobbyist for Canadian artists says the federal government did not have to give Globalive Wireless Management Corp. a licence...

April 1st, 2010 Greg Meckbach

Two execs blown from Wind, but chair stays cool

Two execs blown from Wind, but chair stays cool

Two key officials have left wireless startup Wind Mobile, leading a telecommunications consultant to conclude the company has blown its...

March 8th, 2010 Howard Solomon