Job cuts fall for second consecutive month

Job cuts fall for second consecutive month

Employers announced plans to cut 92,917 jobs in December, 41 per cent fewer than the 157,508 cuts announced in November,...

January 5th, 2003 Linda Rosencrance

EU telecom ministers:

EU telecom ministers:

European telecommunication ministers unanimously agreed to oppose public aid for the telecommunications sector, despite a failed request by France for...

December 9th, 2002 Paul Meller

Fujitsu and IBM to link telecommunication servers

Fujitsu and IBM to link telecommunication servers

Fujitsu Ltd. and IBM Corp. will link their telecommunication server software so that business users can extend certain enterprise services...

November 27th, 2002 Joris Evers

Bell, Telus Mobility get wirelessly closer

Bell, Telus Mobility get wirelessly closer

Incumbent heavyweights Bell Mobility and Telus Mobility on Thursday announced that they have entered into the second phase of their...

November 20th, 2002 Albert Leonardo

Telcos pitch outsourcing to enterprises

Telcos pitch outsourcing to enterprises

For the Canadian Department of National Defence,personnel and budget cuts were reasons to take a look at telecom outsourcing. The...

October 31st, 2002 Cindy Steinman

Alcatel partners with Carleton University on telecom research

Alcatel partners with Carleton University on telecom research

Ottawa's Carleton University will jointly work with Alcatel Canada Inc. to research and develop telecommunication technologies, company officials announced Tuesday....

October 21st, 2002 Ryan B. Patrick

Services step into limelight with net buildouts on hold

Services step into limelight with net buildouts on hold

The sorry state of the telecom industry gives carriers and box builders little reason to smile, but Canada's telcos are...

July 25th, 2002 Stefan Dubowski

Blocked at the pass

Blocked at the pass

The issue of fees paid by competitive local exchange carriers (CLECs) to incumbent phone companies has become a lightening rod...

July 25th, 2002 Lawrence Surtees

Celestica to cut up to 6,000 jobs

Celestica to cut up to 6,000 jobs

Celestica Inc. announced that it will cut up to 6,000 employees from its workforce of 40,000 due to continued sagging...

July 18th, 2002 Jeff Wilson