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Feds rollout $20 a month internet for low-income families and seniors

telecom | 04/04/2022 1:22 pm EDT

The federal government is providing low-income families and seniors with broadband services at reduced rates. On Monday it unveiled the second leg of its Connecting Families...

Novus seeks entry in Vancouver-area MDUs

telecom | 11/05/2021 2:54 pm EDT

A registered competitive local exchange carrier (CLEC) serving Metro Vancouver, B.C., is asking the CRTC  for non-discriminatory and timely access to the multi-dwelling unit (MDU) developments in the region.  In a Part 1 application published by the commission Friday,...

CCSA elects new board members, announces new chair

telecom | 09/24/2021 5:03 pm EDT

The Canadian Communication Systems Alliance (CCSA) Friday announced four new members have been elected to its board of directors. Hearst Connect general manager Tania Cossette, Novus Entertainment Inc. co-president and chief...

Novus cutting contracts and freezing prices

telecom | 09/08/2021 4:40 pm EDT

Vancouver-based Novus Entertainment Inc. said Wednesday it will refrain from raising internet prices for three years as it allows customers to sign up for its residential internet service without locking themselves into...

Novus wants CRTC to pause access complaint

telecom | 04/08/2021 5:13 pm EDT

Novus Entertainment Inc., which is fighting for access to a multi-dwelling unit in Coquitlam, British Columbia, has asked the CRTC to pause its application against the developer while they exchange information and negotiate....

Novus again seeking MDU access at CRTC

telecom | 03/03/2021 5:08 pm EST

In what is becoming a semi-regular occurrence for the competitive local exchange carrier, Vancouver-based Novus Entertainment Inc. has filed another complaint with the CRTC, asking it to help the internet service provider gain...

IBW access is unnecessary if small ISPs can install their own: Bell

telecom | 05/25/2020 4:22 pm EDT

Two small internet service providers who install their own fibre in-building wire in multi-dwelling units (MDUs) have been used by BCE Inc. and Telus Corp. to justify their...

Novus files another Part 1 for condo access in B.C.

telecom | 06/27/2019 2:48 pm EDT

Vancouver-based Novus Entertainment Inc. has once again sought help from the CRTC to install transmission facilities and ancillary telecommunications equipment in a multi-dwelling unit development in the Greater Vancouver area. ...

Novus, Thind reach agreement on condo access

telecom | 05/22/2019 5:08 pm EDT

An ongoing dispute between Novus Entertainment Inc. and multi-dwelling unit (MDU) developer Thind Developments Inc. came to a close earlier this month, according to a letter from the CRTC. Novus’ Part 1 application to the...

Bell opts out of 600 MHz, Rogers nabs 52 licenses for $1.7B

telecom | 04/10/2019 5:30 pm EDT

BCE Inc. was among three prospective applicants who didn’t grab licenses for the coveted 600 MHz spectrum, widely considered to be the last chance to get valuable low-band frequencies. The...

Novus files another Part 1 for condo access in B.C.

telecom | 02/05/2019 4:34 pm EST

Novus Entertainment Inc. has filed an application to the CRTC alleging a developer of a multi-dwelling unit in British Columbia is not responding to its telecom access proposal. The Vancouver-based company provides internet,...

Cogeco won’t be among bidders for 600 MHz spectrum

telecom | 12/06/2018 6:29 pm EST

Cogeco Inc. isn’t among the list of participants in the 600 MHz auction, released by Innovation Canada...

CRTC closes Novus condo access file

telecom | 11/30/2018 5:07 pm EST

The CRTC has closed a Part 1 file, once suspended, involving two parties embroiled in a condo access issue that emerged when the property owner allegedly didn’t answer a telecom’s calls to connect its services.   Novus...

Allow ISPs to access inside wire — for a fee: CNOC

telecom | 10/17/2018 4:05 pm EDT

The CRTC should set up a regime to allow internet service providers to use...

CRTC suspends Novus condo access Part 1

telecom | 04/25/2018 4:30 pm EDT

The CRTC has granted Novus Entertainment Inc.’s request to suspend a Part 1 application it filed to set...

Novus asks for access to Vancouver condo buildings

telecom | 03/05/2018 4:29 pm EST

Novus Entertainment Inc. has filed a Part 1 application with the CRTC asking for access to multi-dwelling units under construction by a real-estate developer in the Vancouver area, Ledingham McAllister. Novus said it needs access to the buildings in order to “compete on a level playing field with the old incumbent service providers.” The company said in the application it has “made numerous requests to Ledingham McAllister in order to install its...

Toronto telecom provider seeks condo access

telecom | 01/04/2016 9:07 pm EST

Beanfield Technologies Inc., an independent provider of fibre-based Internet, TV and phone services in Toronto, is asking the CRTC to help it gain access to one of the few condominium buildings it isn't already connected to in...