Mirko Bibic has been announced as Bell's new president and CEO. Credit: Financial Post

Published: January 8th, 2020

Xplornet to launch Manitoba-wide mobile wireless service within months

Woodstock, N.B.-based Xplornet Communications Inc. will use the new LTE spectrum it acquires from Bell MTS to launch fixed wireless broadband...

February 15th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Bell’s $3.9 B MTS acquisition faces numerous regulatory hurdles

The country's biggest phone company could get bigger if regulators and the government allow BCE Inc. to buy Manitoba's incumbent...

May 2nd, 2016 Howard Solomon

August 2013 in review: Wireless war with Ottawa heats up

The war over wireless started the previous month, but in the heat of August it turned decidedly hot. The fight...

December 31st, 2013 Howard Solomon

Foreign carriers take a pass on spectrum auction

The Harper government’s hope that foreign telecom carriers will see this country as an opportunity for wireless investment is evaporating....

September 23rd, 2013 Howard Solomon

Bell goes to court over rules to help new wireless carriers

The country’s biggest wireless carriers are increasingly turning to the courts to stop Ottawa’s policies to boost competition in the...

September 9th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Is Verizon’s money going elsewhere?

Where U.S. telecom major Verizon Communications will spend its substantial cash is a topic of endless speculation in this country...

August 29th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Big three continue to lobby Ottawa on wireless

Big three continue to lobby Ottawa on wireless

  Hoping that it ain't over 'til it's over, the country's biggest cellular carriers are continuing to plead with the...

August 2nd, 2013 Howard Solomon

Industry Minister turns down telecom conference

Industry Minister turns down telecom conference

Telecommunications industry leaders are in Toronto today for the start of their annual two and a half day conference, but...

June 3rd, 2013 Howard Solomon

DAVE Wireless raises more money

DAVE Wireless raises more money

Cellular carrier DAVE Wireless Inc., which is not offering service yet, announced Dec. 18 it has raised an additional $75...

December 29th, 2009 Greg Meckbach