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, a government source said.The Standing Committee on Industry, Science and Technology Thursday but

Published on: April 21st, 2010 Greg Meckbach

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,” according to one of its competitors.But a Toronto-based analyst doesn’t think it’s an

Published on: April 16th, 2010 Greg Meckbach

Globalive fights for life with public campaign

 In a desperate bid to keep itself alive, Globalive Wireless Management Corp. has launched another media campaign to bring public pressure on Ottawa to let it start business. With Industry Minister Tony Clement

Published on: November 29th, 2009 Howard Solomon

Who will ride to Globalive Wireless’ rescue?

  Which white knight will rescue Globalive Wireless Management Inc.?With the startup's launch stalled by the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) over its debt to partner Egyptian-based Orascom Telecom, someone will have

Published on: November 2nd, 2009 Howard Solomon

Globalive chair urges public protest

This is an edited transcript of a Thursday evening interview with Globalive Wireless Management Corp. chairman Anthony LacaveraQ: You sounded bitter in the press releaseA: I’m not bitter, I’m disappointed in the decision.

Published on: October 30th, 2009 Howard Solomon

CRTC turns down Globalive Wireless

The debut of one of four startup cellular companies is in doubt after the Canadian telecom regulator refused to give Globalive Wireless Management Corp. a carrier licence to become a cellphone provider because

Published on: October 29th, 2009 Howard Solomon

Analysis: Industry eager for CRTC-Globalive ruling

Will efforts to increase competition in the Canadian cellular industry be stillborn?That question will be answered shortly when the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission rules later this week on whether newcomer Toronto-based Globalive Wireless

Published on: October 20th, 2009 Howard Solomon

Globalive blasts incumbents at ownership hearing

 Globalive Wireless has vigorously attacked the country’s incumbent wireless carriers for “opposing us every step of the way” before it can open its doors for business.After hearing hours of complaints from Bell Canada,

Published on: October 1st, 2009 Howard Solomon