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- Erasing the international border. Koch, George // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;9/27/93, Vol. 20 Issue 41, p24
Announces that Stentor, a partnership of eight Canadian telecommunications companies, has signed an agreement with United States telecommunications giant MCI Communications Corp. on toll-free `800' service to be test marketed this fall. It will eradicate current constraints on such services and...
- Telecommunications and Canada's competitive edge. Monty, Jean C. // Business Quarterly;Spring91, Vol. 55 Issue 4, p99
Examines management in the Canadian telecommunications industry in the wake of international competitiveness, issues of human and technological resources and domestic politics. Critical nature of telecommunications to competitiveness; Challenges to technological issues; Need to find and keep...
- The long distance profit grab. Raper, H. // Canadian Dimension;Jun92, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p14
Discusses plans to provide `long distance competition' to telephone service in Canada. Canadian Radio-Television Telecommunications Commission (CRTC). Studying Unitel Communications Inc. and B.C. Rail Telecommunications/Lightel Inc. Application; Demands; Service and price; Research and...
- Canadian sophistication. Snyder, Beth // Telephony;02/24/97, Vol. 232 Issue 8, p38
Discusses the sophistication of the Canadian telecommunications networks. Comparison with the American networks; Bell Canada's plans to digitized its network by the end of 1997; Canadian service providers' provision of asymmetric digital subscriber line services in Canada.
- Dialling for dollars. McDougall, Bruce // Canadian Banker;Mar/Apr95, Vol. 102 Issue 2, p18
Focuses on Canada's telecommunications industry. Importance to the banking industry; Delivery of financial services; Technological innovations; Financial issues; Customer concerns; Feedback from industry executives.
- The long-distance courtship. Felton, Greg // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;7/12/93, Vol. 20 Issue 30, p13
Speculates on which company will be chosen by Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission to enter the recently privatized Alberta market. Alberta Government Telephones' current arrangement with municipally owned Ed Tel; Application of Unitel Communications Inc.; Both Unitel and...
- Untitled. // Billboard;2/26/94, Vol. 106 Issue 9, p44
Reports on the public hearing to be conducted by the Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission in April 1994 for its licensure of audio services by DMX Canada and Cogeco Incorporated. Objections raised by the Canadian music industry.
- Pilot project propels northwest into the telecommunications age. Hopper, Jim // Northern Ontario Business;Jul93, Vol. 13 Issue 9, p6
Reports on the Ontario Network Infrastructure Program (ONIP), a pilot project intended to develop telecommunications based economic strategy for northwest Canada. Cost of feasibility study; Role of participating communities; Project co-ordinator; Benefits.
- The public network in Canada: An interim progress report. Ford, Donald A.; Hill, Vincent // Telecommunications - Americas Edition;Feb94, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p39
Presents a report on the trends and events that influence Canadian telecommunication industry. Telecommunications Act; Most significant regulatory decision of 1993.