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Canadians’ complaints about their telecom companies are dropping, says watchdog

The number of complaints to Canada’s telecommunications watchdog dropped in the second half of 2016 from the same period a year prior, according to a semi-annual report that monitors the grievances Canadians have with their wireless, Internet and telephone providers. 448 more words

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Barclays surprised Shaw isn't more aggressive with Freedom Mobile

Shaw Communications Inc.’s wireless brand Freedom Mobile didn’t offer attractive promotions as its larger competitors in the past quarter, surprising a Barclays analyst who expected the “underdog” to make the most of its lower prices to steal market share. 331 more words

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Television cord cutting hits record level in 2016 for Canada's big providers: report

A record numbers of customers cancelled their television subscriptions to Canada’s publicly traded TV providers last year, according to data from an Ottawa-based research firm. 431 more words

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Big telecoms are spending more cash to keep customers, but some tactics raise concerns

Canada’s biggest telecoms spent more money to stop subscribers from leaving them last year, but one new retention tactic raised concerns among customers and lawyers alike. 819 more words

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Telcos square off over traffic pumping after allegations of gaming the system

Small and large telecommunications providers are facing off over whether Canada needs regulations to stop traffic pumping, a practice associated with free conference call lines and adult entertainment lines. 477 more words

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Telus Corp's growth overshadowed by spending

Investors aren’t giving Telus Corp. enough credit for its organic growth, instead focusing too much on its high spending, Desjardins Capital Markets said in a new report. 286 more words

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'Insatiable appetite': Canada's big three telecoms end 2016 with strong wireless results

Voracious demand for wireless services propelled Canada’s big three providers to a strong finish in 2016 despite competitive pressures that dampened results in the television and Internet markets. 522 more words

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