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Bell calls for revocation of TVA Sports licence at tense CRTC hearing

Media | 04/17/2019 5:44 pm EDT

Gatineau, Que. — Quebecor Inc. CEO Pierre Karl Péladeau was unrepentant as he justified his decision to pull the TVA Sports signal from BCE Inc. TV subscribers Wednesday,...

Bell accelerates FTTH deployment with $854M plan for Montreal

telecom | 03/27/2017 8:45 pm EDT

MONTREAL — BCE Inc. will invest $854 million to bring fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) to all of Montreal’s homes and businesses within five years, the company said Monday. “By the end of the year, 40 per cent of the entire province will actually have fibre, which will make it the most-connected province in the country in terms of fibre penetration today,” Bell CEO George Cope said at an event announcing the investment. Martine Turcotte, Bell’s vice-chair in Quebec, told reporters following Cope’s presentation that the company already has FTTH...