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Telus Q2 Profits Down 9% as Subscriber Spending Falls

Canada's Telus Corp has reported a 9% drop in second-quarter profits to C$244 million ($236 million). Revenues fell by 1% to C$2.38 billion over the same period. The one percent decrease in revenues reflects continued declines in voice revenues that more than offset growth in data revenues. more

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TELUS Corp. 2Q Net Falls; Won't Submit Competing BCE Bid

Vancouver's Telus Corp. posted a smaller profit in the second quarter after recording higher wireless expenses in its first full quarter of wireless number portability in Canada and increased wireline expenses. more

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Telus Corp. May Abandon Pursuit Of BCE Inc.: Report

Telus Corp. is expected to abandon its pursuit of rival Canadian telecom company BCE because of its inability to get regulatory guidance on which assets it would have to sell to make a merger acceptable to Ottawa, according to a report Friday in The Globe and Mail, which cited people familar with the matter." more

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TELUS Elects Not To Submit Offer To Acquire BCE

Citing the "inadequacies" of BCE's bid process, Vancouver's Telus has decided not to submit an offer to acquire Canada's largest phone company." more

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Without BCE's Wireless Operations, Telus Bid Seen As Odd"

Telus shareholders are likely a lot more nervous about their company Thursday than they were Wednesday. more

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Telus And BCE Confirm Merger Talks

Telus and BCE, Canada's two main telephone companies, said they are in merger talks, as Telus joined a growing list of companies eyeing BCE, which confirmed earlier this year it was reviewing options to increase shareholder value." more

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