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Bell Canada to offer service in eastern Ontario ILEC’s footprint

Briefs | 07/12/2024 3:49 pm EDT

The front entrance of the Bell Canada building on Albert Street in Ottawa on Nov. 2, 2021 (photo by Andrew Meade)A small independent incumbent in eastern Ontario will be providing access to BCE Inc. after winning approval from the CRTC on Friday. Westport Telephone Company Ltd, which...

Cogeco reports drop in profits in Q3, while revenue rises slightly

News | 07/12/2024 3:46 pm EDT

Cogeco reports higher revenues and profit in Q3Cogeco Inc. reported a steep dip in profits for the third quarter of its 2024 fiscal year.  The Quebec-based telecommunications company reported profits fell by 24.8 per...

Union considering grievance after Telus shutters Ontario call centre

News | 07/11/2024 3:32 pm EDT

Telus offering communication service for doctorsTelus Corp. is reversing its policy of having call centre employees work...

Watchdogs find deceptive privacy practices across majority of websites, apps studied

News | 07/10/2024 4:49 pm EDT

OPC calls for changes to Bill C-27Deceptive design practices – meant to influence the privacy decisions of...

Competition Bureau appoints professor as advisor on digital economy

News | 07/10/2024 3:31 pm EDT

Heski Bar-Isaac. Photo courtesy of University of Toronto Rotman School of Management.The Competition Bureau has brought on an expert in economics for a...

Bell buys two tech services firms

Briefs | 07/09/2024 6:11 pm EDT

Bell buys two tech services firmsBCE Inc. announced Tuesday that it has bought a pair of technical services companies and added them to its FX Innovation division at Bell Canada. Statejm is located in Mississauga, Ont. and leverages artificial intelligence...

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Cogeco reports drop in profits in Q3, while revenue rises slightly

Cogeco Inc. reported a steep dip in profits for the third quarter of its 2024 fiscal year.  The Quebec-based telecommunications company reported profits fell by 24.8 per cent to $76.3 million in the quarter ended May 31, falling from just over $101.5 million in the same period last year.  Cogeco said...

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Bell Canada to offer service in eastern Ontario ILEC’s footprint

A small independent incumbent in eastern Ontario will be providing access to BCE Inc. after winning approval from the CRTC on Friday. Westport Telephone Company Ltd, which operates as WTC Communications, is located near Kingston. Last October, Bell Canada sent a letter of intention to WTC saying it planned...

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Competition Bureau appoints professor as advisor on digital economy

The Competition Bureau has brought on an expert in economics for a short-term position as part of its efforts to boost competition in digital and platform markets, while it continues investigations such as those into Alphabet Inc.’s Google and Amazon.com Inc. The body in charge of regulating competition...

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