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Bell Aliant's Sheriff to retire as BCE completes company privatization

Bell Aliant's CEO Karen Sheriff will retire from the company at the end of the year as the company becomes integrated into its parent company Bell Canada Enterprises (BCE).

Bell Canada amplifies in-home Wi-Fi speeds with 802.11ac router

Bell Canada has responded to the need for greater in-home Wi-Fi speed by introducing its 802.11ac-based Home Hub Internet modem and Wi-Fi router for its growing Fibe Internet customer base.

Bell Canada adds 15,690 broadband subs in Q4, but wireline revenues decline to $2.4B

Bell Canada doubled the amount of net broadband customer additions, adding 15,690 subscribers during the fourth quarter, up from the 7,269 customers it added in the fourth quarter of 2012. At the end of 2013, Bell had a total 2.18 million broadband customers, a 2.7 percent increase over 2012.

Bell Canada's net earnings jump 45 percent; wireline losses improve, TV coverage grows

Telecom giant Bell Canada reported fourth quarter 2012 earnings this week that showcased a 45 percent jump in net earnings--although just 4.5 percent after adjustments--as well as improvement in access line losses and its IPTV footprint.

BCE, Astral submit new merger proposal to CRTC

Bell Canada Enterprises, the parent company of Bell Canada, and broadcaster Astral Media on Monday submitted a revised merger proposal to the CRTC.

BCE Q3 wireline revenue declines 4% despite focus on FTTx, IPTV service sets

Bell Canada Enterprises (BCE) on Friday reported Q3 2012 revenues rose 1.5 percent to CAD 4.98 billion (USD 5 billion) due to a 7 percent rise in wireless and a 25 percent jump in media revenue.

China Unicom bolsters Canadian presence

Chinese telecommunications giant China Unicom has further increased its Canadian presence by opening an office in Toronto and proclaiming that it will push further communications between both carriers and companies in the two countries.

Bell Canada pays $10.3 million fine for false service price advertising

Bell Canada (NYSE: BCE) coughed up CAD$10 (US$10.3M) million to pay a fine from Canada's Competition Bureau over false advertising claims about its consumer wireline and wireless services. Although

Colba.Net takes on Bell Canada, Videotron with low-price IPTV bundle

Colba.Net, a competitive business and residential service provider, is ready to attack incumbent telco Bell Canada (NYSE: BCE) and cable giant Videotron in Montreal with a $20 per month double-play

CRTC approves Bell Canada's CTV acquisition with conditions

Bell Canada's (NYSE: BCE) dream of becoming an integrated telecom and entertainment provider came closer to reality as Canada's regulator, the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications