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Mobilicity investors take Canadian government to task over competition pledges

The Canadian government is being sued by two backers of Mobilicity, on the grounds that …

Canada details reviews for spectrum deals

The government of Canada said that it will review all spectrum transfers and “undue spectrum …

More merger activity among Canada’s minnows

Public Mobile, one of the new-entrants in Canada’s mobile market, has been acquired by investment …

High-cost smartphone subsidies impacting operator margins

Canadian operators ramp up acquisition and retention expenditure to support smartphones

WIND Mobile leads the charge of new entrants in Canada

Incumbents move to counter low-cost deals from new mobile players

Rogers interested in Globalive spectrum

Canada’s Financial Post reports that Nadir Mohamed, CEO of Rogers Communications, has indicated interest in acquiring spectrum from Globalive Wireless if the start-up is prevented from launching following a recent regulatory decision blocking it from doing so based on infringements of the country’s foreign ownership codes.

Rogers hit by economic downturn, says president

Rogers Wireless, Canada’s largest mobile operator, has warned of slowing subscriber growth and lower mobile usage due to the current global economic crisis, reports Reuters.

Leading players to drive 3G beyond mobile devices

A new GSM Association (GSMA) initiative involving Huawei and eight major mobile operators aims to put 3G connectivity into a range of devices across the consumer electronics, clean energy, healthcare, transport and utilities sectors.

Rogers offers 7.2Mb/s HSDPA

Canadian mobile operator Rogers Wireless has nationally launched its HSDPA network that now offers theoretical peak download speeds of 7.2Mb/s, according to Telecompaper.

Rogers Wireless to launch two Android phones

Rogers Wireless, Canada’s largest mobile operator, will offer two phones based on Google’s Android platform from next month.