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Unlimited Data In Canada? Good Luck With That One

Councillors last week voted 27 in favour, four opposed and six absent in favour of making a motion to the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission. They pointed to the unlimited data plans now proliferating in the United States and expressed exasperation that such offers aren't available here. Uh, good luck with that.
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Global TV Owner Deeper In The Red

TORONTO — Corus Entertainment Inc. lost nearly $16 million in its fiscal third quarter, the first reporting period since the TV, radio and animation company acquired Shaw Media for $2.65 billion in ca...
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Rogers Earnings Sink

TORONTO - Rogers Communications Inc. (TSX:RCI.B) profits slid 10 per cent in the second quarter though the company reaped the benefits of driving revenue growth in its wireless business.The telecommun...
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Should Bell, Rogers Be Nationalized?

Beginning with Margaret Thatcher, British governments have denuded the UK of almost all public enterprises, from British Airways to the Royal Mail. The Labour Party Opposition wants to remind Brits th...
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Why This Canadian Telecom Is In Trouble

TORONTO - Shaw Communications (TSX:SJR.B) is fighting an uphill battle according to analysts, who say its heavy reliance on television puts it at a disadvantage to other telecommunications companies t...
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Towers Of Power

Telecom analyst Eimon Hoey has a rather pessimistic view on the prospects of new competitors entering an already crowded and competitive telecommunications market, dominated by three incumbents. "Do...