Latest Telecoms News about Canada

Fitch Affirms Rogers Communications at 'BBB+'; Outlook Negative

  Fitch believes Rogers' mix of wireless and cable assets positions the company competitively and allows for significant revenue diversification through its robust bundled service offerings....

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Nearly Third of Canadian Mobile Phone Users Phone a Friend While Shopping

  Compared to their global counterparts, Canadian shoppers in "brick and mortar" stores are using their mobile phones less for comparing prices and more for other forms of purchase validation....

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Ericsson expands systems integration capabilities for OSS/BSS

  Ericsson has entered into an agreement to acquire the assets of TimelessMIND, a Canada-based consulting and systems integration company...

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Nearly Four in Five Canadians Say Internet and Technology Skills Make Workers More Productive

  Nearly four in five Canadians (78%) agree providing more skills in technology and the Internet could help Canadian workers be more productive,...

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Wind Mobile to participate in AWS-3 and 2500 MHz spectrum auctions

  Canada's Wind Mobile has submitted a deposit and confirmed its participation in the AWS-3 and 2500 MHz spectrum auctions scheduled for spring 2015....

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Canada's BCE to Sell Half of Phone Retailer to Rogers

  Canada's BCE has announced plans to sell half of its ownership stake in wireless retailer Glentel to Rogers Communications, following the closing of Bell's acquisition of Glentel, expected in the first half of 2015....

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Canada's BCE Buys Mobile Phone Retailer

  Canadian telco, BCE has announced that it is buying Glentel, the Canadian-based multi-carrier mobile products distributor for approximately $670 million....

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Canadians Not Buying Mobile Payments

  Canadian consumers lag far behind citizens of other countries when it comes to mobile payments, which account for just 2% of all consumer purchases in Canada,...

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Huawei to Invest $500 Million into Ontario over next 5 years

  Huawei has announced it will make a significant new long-term investment in the Province of Ontario to support the expansion of Huawei's Canadian R&D and business operations....

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Bell Canada Increases LTE Download Speeds to Hit 150Mbps

  Bell Canada says that it has increased 4G LTE network speeds up to 45%. Bell LTE download speeds have increased from 75Mbps to 110 Mbps, with speed as high as 150 Mbps available in some locations....

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