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The Globe and Mail
Think tanks at odds on the Canadian TV content conundrumso the idea of the directly subsidized private schedule merits debate. The rep
Think tanks at odds on the Canadian TV content conundrum
The Globe and Mail / Posted an hour ago
so the idea of the directly subsidized private schedule merits debate. The report recommends that broadcasting and telecommunications regulations be merged. It also makes the controversial suggestion – a topic for another day – that... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Microsoft/Facebook to lay massive undersea cableto invest in five undersea cables, Microsoft four, Facebook two and Amazon one,
Microsoft/Facebook to lay massive undersea cable
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted an hour ago
to invest in five undersea cables, Microsoft four, Facebook two and Amazon one, said Alan Mauldin, research director with telecommunications research firm TeleGeography. And those are only the publicly announced deals. “There are others that... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Govt calms tempers over EP Chief Minister�s outburstaction involving eight suspects including some high profile officials such as f
Govt calms tempers over EP Chief Minister�s outburst
Sunday Observer / Posted 2 hours ago
action involving eight suspects including some high profile officials such as former diplomat Sepala Ratnayake, former Telecommunications Regulatory Commission Director-General Palpita, former Deputy General Manager of ITN Sudharman... Read more
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Sunday Observer
Minister Harin Fernando regrets use of unparliamentary language: Word indignity Unparliamentary language used by Telecommunications and Digita
Minister Harin Fernando regrets use of unparliamentary language:
Sunday Observer / Posted 2 hours ago
Word indignity Unparliamentary language used by Telecommunications and Digital Infrastructure Minister Harin Fernando during a heated exchange of words in Parliament on May 18 with... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Vibrant gameplay for Vivocom after rebrandingPreviously known as Instacom Group Bhd (Instacom Group) with telecommunications
Vibrant gameplay for Vivocom after rebranding
The Borneo Post / Posted 5 hours ago
Previously known as Instacom Group Bhd (Instacom Group) with telecommunications solutions as a singular source of revenue, Vivocom Intl Holdings Bhd (Vivocom) is now a rising construction powerhouse with a constant flow of contract wins in its... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Broadband Providers Have Unique Ability to Spy on Customersand sharing their customers’ every move online. EFF’s comments are part of the
Broadband Providers Have Unique Ability to Spy on Customers
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 6 hours ago
and sharing their customers’ every move online. EFF’s comments are part of the FCC’s rulemaking on consumer privacy and telecommunications services. As broadband providers are uniquely positioned to track every communication and activity—often... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
How teenager Aonghus made a million from his bedroomcompany operates a fleet of 30 drones nationally, gathering information for sec
How teenager Aonghus made a million from his bedroom
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
company operates a fleet of 30 drones nationally, gathering information for sectors including agriculture, mining and telecommunications. The drones help farmers count livestock, monitor crops and infrastructure, film prestige real estate and... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Cuba and Int'l Telecommunication Union Hold Talks in Genevareported. Perdomo emphasized the importance of continuing to strengthen relati
Cuba and Int'l Telecommunication Union Hold Talks in Geneva
Radio Angulo / Posted 11 hours ago
reported. Perdomo emphasized the importance of continuing to strengthen relations between the two sides in the field of telecommunications and information technologies in Cuba. He referred to the strategic development plan of the country until... Read more
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Rappler
Oplan Metro Yakal Plus: Preparing for a megadisasterRappler MANILA, Philippines – With at least 35,000 fatalities and a hundred th
Oplan Metro Yakal Plus: Preparing for a megadisaster
Rappler / Posted 12 hours ago
Rappler MANILA, Philippines – With at least 35,000 fatalities and a hundred thousand injured, no electricity, water, telecommunications or even passable roads, how will Metro Manila residents begin to pick up the pieces? (READ: All you need... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Business news in briefwho were idle for the entire reference pay period, which includes the 12th of t
Business news in brief
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 hours ago
who were idle for the entire reference pay period, which includes the 12th of the month. The report identified the telecommunications provider as the company involved, with 35,100 workers off the job across 10 states and the District of... Read more
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chroniclelive
Sunderland cast-off Charis Mavrias is a wanted man in Germanythe fact they avoided relegation and last week received a cash injection after
Sunderland cast-off Charis Mavrias is a wanted man in Germany
chroniclelive / Posted 15 hours ago
the fact they avoided relegation and last week received a cash injection after extending their shirt sponsorship deal with telecommunications company Otel, clears the way for them to activate that clause. Dusseldorf parted company with sporting... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Alamo Bowl can rethink its visionsupport. This includes free rent from the city of San Antonio for office space
Alamo Bowl can rethink its vision
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 16 hours ago
support. This includes free rent from the city of San Antonio for office space at the Alamodome, with the bowl paying for telecommunications; a $300,000 sponsorship from the city’s Convention and Visitor’s Bureau; about $500,000 from the state’s... Read more
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The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register
Solving Budget Crisis Takes Leadershipincrease in the tobacco tax, an increase of up to 1 percent in the consumer sal
Solving Budget Crisis Takes Leadership
The Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register / Posted 17 hours ago
increase in the tobacco tax, an increase of up to 1 percent in the consumer sales tax, and repealing the tax exemption on telecommunications a tax that 41 other states impose. The idea was to give legislators a choice of options to consider and... Read more
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Ball State Daily News
ARF opening new clinic for low-income pet ownersmoney to treat them and not worry about them not getting proper treatment becau
ARF opening new clinic for low-income pet owners
Ball State Daily News / Posted 19 hours ago
money to treat them and not worry about them not getting proper treatment because I can't pay.” Chris Robinson, a senior telecommunications major, has a 1-year-old cat and said services like this prevent owners from giving up their pets. “It... Read more
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La Prensa San Diego
Binational Research Center OpensUC San Diego, the Baja Aerospace Cluster, the Baja Biomedical Devices Cluster a
Binational Research Center Opens
La Prensa San Diego / Posted 20 hours ago
UC San Diego, the Baja Aerospace Cluster, the Baja Biomedical Devices Cluster and Mexico’s trade group representing the electronics, information technology and telecommunications industry. The event included a ribbon cutting, lunch, and a sympos... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Business Notes - May 29round of funding will open in late summer and close in December. CTC membershi
Business Notes - May 29
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 20 hours ago
round of funding will open in late summer and close in December. CTC membership meeting to be held June 1 Consolidated Telecommunications Company will hold its annual membership meeting at 11 a.m. June 1 at the Crow Wing County... Read more
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TechCrunch
US agency issues privacy guidance for drone operatorsconcerns as usage of the tech proliferates. In February last year U.S. preside
US agency issues privacy guidance for drone operators
TechCrunch / Posted 20 hours ago
concerns as usage of the tech proliferates. In February last year U.S. president Barak Obama asked the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA), which advises on telecoms policy issues, to bring various... Read more
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The Advocate
Nexstar selling Lafayette Fox, NBC stations for $40 millioninclude consumer and retail, financial and business services, health care, indu
Nexstar selling Lafayette Fox, NBC stations for $40 million
The Advocate / Posted 21 hours ago
include consumer and retail, financial and business services, health care, industrials, and technology, media and telecommunications. The Nexstar-Media General deal has been the source of some controversy. In February, Nexstar stations... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
New lookouts at Twelve Apostles part of multi-million-dollar makeoverclosed to the public in 2010 because of coastal erosion, and a pedestrian bridg
New lookouts at Twelve Apostles part of multi-million-dollar makeover
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 22 hours ago
closed to the public in 2010 because of coastal erosion, and a pedestrian bridge over Campbell's Creek in Port Campbell. Telecommunications and WiFi will also be improved, and a Twelve Apostles mobile phone app is likely to be... Read more
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Business Wire
Orbital ATK-Built THAICOM 8 Commercial Satellite Successfully Launchedand broadcast services. The Company’s engineering teams provide leading-edge in
Orbital ATK-Built THAICOM 8 Commercial Satellite Successfully Launched
Business Wire / Posted 22 hours ago
and broadcast services. The Company’s engineering teams provide leading-edge innovative solutions for satellite-based telecommunications services. Since its establishment the Company has launched seven satellites, with four satellites in... Read more
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CTV News
Bell to pay $11.82M in rebates after Competition Bureau's text messaging investigationCompetition Bureau began its investigation in 2012 and looked into whether Bell
Bell to pay $11.82M in rebates after Competition Bureau's text messaging investigation
CTV News / Posted 23 hours ago
Competition Bureau began its investigation in 2012 and looked into whether Bell, Rogers, Telus and the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA) made or allowed false or misleading advertising for premium text messaging services,... Read more
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The Advocate
Nexstar selling Lafayette Fox, NBC stations for $40 millioninclude consumer and retail, financial and business services, health care, indu
Nexstar selling Lafayette Fox, NBC stations for $40 million
The Advocate / Posted 23 hours ago
include consumer and retail, financial and business services, health care, industrials, and technology, media and telecommunications. The Nexstar-Media General deal has been the source of some controversy. In February, Nexstar stations... Read more
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The Advocate
Nexstar selling Lafayette Fox, NBC stations for $40 millioninclude consumer and retail, financial and business services, health care, indu
Nexstar selling Lafayette Fox, NBC stations for $40 million
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
include consumer and retail, financial and business services, health care, industrials, and technology, media and telecommunications. The Nexstar-Media General deal has been the source of some controversy. In February, Nexstar stations... Read more
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Business Wire
Telehop Announces First Quarter Results(TSX-V: HOP) was founded and headquartered in Toronto, Ontario in 1993, and has
Telehop Announces First Quarter Results
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
(TSX-V: HOP) was founded and headquartered in Toronto, Ontario in 1993, and has grown into one of the largest alternative telecommunications providers to both residential and business customers. Telehop originally began offering residential and... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Study reignites concern about cellphones and cancerProgram, tested the health effects of radiofrequency radiation (RFR) at frequen
Study reignites concern about cellphones and cancer
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted yesterday
Program, tested the health effects of radiofrequency radiation (RFR) at frequencies and modulations used in the U.S. telecommunications industry. The lab rats were exposed to cellphone-like radiation, 10 minutes on and 10 minutes off for a... Read more
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The Register
Comcast slapped with eight-figure tax bill after package fails to impresswant to talk about the matter. A company spokesperson referred a Reg request fo
Comcast slapped with eight-figure tax bill after package fails to impress
The Register / Posted yesterday
want to talk about the matter. A company spokesperson referred a Reg request for comment to advocacy group the Oregon Cable Telecommunications Association. Both Google and Frontier also had their applications denied – because neither has an active... Read more
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Business Standard India
Govt asks Trai for comprehensive paper on net neutralitywill make its recommendations to the government over the next few days. Accordi
Govt asks Trai for comprehensive paper on net neutrality
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
will make its recommendations to the government over the next few days. According to government sources, the Department of Telecommunications (DoT) has sought a full reference on net neutrality. The telecom regulator, which came up with rules on... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Local puts med school education to work helping the homelessit was great,” he said. Morgan was also part of projects that used the van to
Local puts med school education to work helping the homeless
The Houma Courier / Posted yesterday
it was great,” he said. Morgan was also part of projects that used the van to deliver vaccinations and also install telecommunications inside the van to allow the medical students to consult with doctors to provide better treatment if... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Local puts med school education to work helping the homelessit was great,” he said. Morgan was also part of projects that used the van to
Local puts med school education to work helping the homeless
The Daily Comet / Posted yesterday
it was great,” he said. Morgan was also part of projects that used the van to deliver vaccinations and also install telecommunications inside the van to allow the medical students to consult with doctors to provide better treatment if... Read more
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Daily News
LC, ACF condemn appointments of Palpita and Ranawakathe appointment of Anusha Palpita and R.A.A.K. Ranawaka as additional secretari
LC, ACF condemn appointments of Palpita and Ranawaka
Daily News / Posted yesterday
the appointment of Anusha Palpita and R.A.A.K. Ranawaka as additional secretaries to ministries by the government. Former Telecommunications Regulatory Commission Director General Anusha Palpita has been allegedly appointed an “additional... Read more
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FOX Business
Visa Inc. vs. PayPalof essentially skipping over a generation of now-outdated technology. Some coun
Visa Inc. vs. PayPal
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
of essentially skipping over a generation of now-outdated technology. Some countries went straight from having no reliable telecommunications network to having one based entirely on wireless connectivity. In that way, PayPal anticipates that in the... Read more
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FOX Business
Visa Inc. vs. PayPalof essentially skipping over a generation of now-outdated technology. Some coun
Visa Inc. vs. PayPal
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
of essentially skipping over a generation of now-outdated technology. Some countries went straight from having no reliable telecommunications network to having one based entirely on wireless connectivity. In that way, PayPal anticipates that in the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
The yeas and nays: How Maine’s congressional representatives voted this weekThe House has rejected the Kelsey Smith Act, sponsored by Rep. Kevin Yoder, R-K
The yeas and nays: How Maine’s congressional representatives voted this week
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
The House has rejected the Kelsey Smith Act, sponsored by Rep. Kevin Yoder, R-Kansas. The bill would have required that telecommunications providers give information about the call location of a telecommunications user to a police officer in an... Read more
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Daily News
Fast rising tide against corruption26) titled “Rewarding Theft” was most timely in its comment on the appointment
Fast rising tide against corruption
Daily News / Posted yesterday
26) titled “Rewarding Theft” was most timely in its comment on the appointment of the former Director-General of the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority as Additional Secretary to an important Ministry. The person is still only an... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Striking Verizon Workers Win Big Gains700,000 workers in private and public sector employment in the United States, C
Striking Verizon Workers Win Big Gains
CommonDreams.org / Posted yesterday
700,000 workers in private and public sector employment in the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico. CWA members work in telecommunications and information technology, the airline industry, news media, broadcast and cable television, education,... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Study reignites concern about cellphones and cancerProgram, tested the health effects of radiofrequency radiation (RFR) at frequen
Study reignites concern about cellphones and cancer
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted yesterday
Program, tested the health effects of radiofrequency radiation (RFR) at frequencies and modulations used in the U.S. telecommunications industry. The lab rats were exposed to cellphone-like radiation, 10 minutes on and 10 minutes off for a... Read more
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Zero Hedge
What Would Ludwig von Mises Do In Venezuela?government — Venezuela will see oil production rise and a key industry restored
What Would Ludwig von Mises Do In Venezuela?
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
government — Venezuela will see oil production rise and a key industry restored. Similarly, privatizing Venezuela telecommunications would solve the problems that currently face that industry. International telecom companies in business... Read more
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CNET
Verizon strikes tentative deal to end employee strikeone in 2011, pictured here, that lasted about two weeks. Verizon has made peac
Verizon strikes tentative deal to end employee strike
CNET / Posted yesterday
one in 2011, pictured here, that lasted about two weeks. Verizon has made peace with its employees. The New York telecommunications giant has agreed in principle to a four-year contract with employees represented by the Communications... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Bell to shell out $11.82M in rebates after investigation into texting chargesCompetition Bureau started its investigation in 2012 and looked into whether Be
Bell to shell out $11.82M in rebates after investigation into texting charges
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
Competition Bureau started its investigation in 2012 and looked into whether Bell, Rogers, Telus and the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA) made or allowed false or misleading advertising for premium text messaging services,... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Bell to pay $11.82M after texting investigationCompetition Bureau started its investigation in 2012 and looked into whether Be
Bell to pay $11.82M after texting investigation
Barrie Examiner / Posted yesterday
Competition Bureau started its investigation in 2012 and looked into whether Bell, Rogers, Telus and the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA) made or allowed false or misleading advertising for premium text messaging services,... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Bell to pay $11.82M after texting investigationCompetition Bureau started its investigation in 2012 and looked into whether Be
Bell to pay $11.82M after texting investigation
Niagara Falls Review / Posted yesterday
Competition Bureau started its investigation in 2012 and looked into whether Bell, Rogers, Telus and the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA) made or allowed false or misleading advertising for premium text messaging services,... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Bell to pay $11.82M after texting investigationCompetition Bureau started its investigation in 2012 and looked into whether Be
Bell to pay $11.82M after texting investigation
Welland Tribune / Posted yesterday
Competition Bureau started its investigation in 2012 and looked into whether Bell, Rogers, Telus and the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA) made or allowed false or misleading advertising for premium text messaging services,... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Bell to pay $11.82M after texting investigationCompetition Bureau started its investigation in 2012 and looked into whether Be
Bell to pay $11.82M after texting investigation
The Brantford Expositor / Posted yesterday
Competition Bureau started its investigation in 2012 and looked into whether Bell, Rogers, Telus and the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA) made or allowed false or misleading advertising for premium text messaging services,... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Lockup List Friday — Mahoning County jail bookings, releasesOFFICE Driving Under Suspension (Includes Points Suspension) KUHN, KENNETH M 8
Lockup List Friday — Mahoning County jail bookings, releases
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
OFFICE Driving Under Suspension (Includes Points Suspension) KUHN, KENNETH M 8/25/1963 MAHONING COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE Telecommunications Harassment LILLER, DAVID STEPHEN 8/16/1996 YOUNGSTOWN POLICE DEPT. Obstructing Justice MCGARRY, DANIEL... Read more
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Northumberland Today
Bell to pay $11.82M after texting investigationCompetition Bureau started its investigation in 2012 and looked into whether Be
Bell to pay $11.82M after texting investigation
Northumberland Today / Posted yesterday
Competition Bureau started its investigation in 2012 and looked into whether Bell, Rogers, Telus and the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA) made or allowed false or misleading advertising for premium text messaging services,... Read more
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Santa Monica Mirror
Outrage as Communications Giant Takes Over VerizonCommerce hearing, chaired by Assemblyman Mike Gatto, to discuss concerns with t
Outrage as Communications Giant Takes Over Verizon
Santa Monica Mirror / Posted yesterday
Commerce hearing, chaired by Assemblyman Mike Gatto, to discuss concerns with the transition of Southern California area telecommunications services and operations to Frontier. The following statement can be attributed to Melinda White, Frontier... Read more
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Fort McMurray Today
Bell to pay $11.82M after texting investigationCompetition Bureau started its investigation in 2012 and looked into whether Be
Bell to pay $11.82M after texting investigation
Fort McMurray Today / Posted yesterday
Competition Bureau started its investigation in 2012 and looked into whether Bell, Rogers, Telus and the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA) made or allowed false or misleading advertising for premium text messaging services,... Read more
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NBC News
Guyana Jubilee: Caribbean Nation Celebrates 50 Years of Independencefrom the Guyanese diaspora have been expected to participate in the country's G
Guyana Jubilee: Caribbean Nation Celebrates 50 Years of Independence
NBC News / Posted yesterday
from the Guyanese diaspora have been expected to participate in the country's Golden Jubilee celebrations, Guyana's Public Telecommunications and Tourism Ministry told NBCBLK. Hotels across the country are filled to capacity because of the influx... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Bell to pay $11.82M after texting investigationCompetition Bureau started its investigation in 2012 and looked into whether Be
Bell to pay $11.82M after texting investigation
Simcoe Reformer / Posted yesterday
Competition Bureau started its investigation in 2012 and looked into whether Bell, Rogers, Telus and the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA) made or allowed false or misleading advertising for premium text messaging services,... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Plan to boost coverage for Geurie towerwhere it is applicable." The installation planned for Geurie was regarded as a
Plan to boost coverage for Geurie tower
Daily Liberal / Posted yesterday
where it is applicable." The installation planned for Geurie was regarded as a low-impact facility under the Telecommunications (Low-Impact Facilities) Determination 1997. Further information about the Geurie works could be obtained... Read more
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