OpenMedia.ca commends Industry Minister response to citizen campaign for
choice and affordability in cell phone market, calls for more clarity
VANCOUVER, June 4, 2013 /CNW/ - OpenMedia.ca is welcoming today's government announcement that it will continue to set aside valuable wireless spectrum for new
entrants - a decision that should help level the playing friend for
independent providers and large incumbent telecom conglomerates.
However the citizen group says Canadians want to see more clarity from
the Minister regarding Rogers' plan to obtain spectrum set aside for
new independent mobile services for Canadians. The Rogers plan breaks
Industry Canada rules and the Industry Minister has still not committed
to putting a stop to it.
Read more: http://openmedia.ca/news/government-spectrum-transfer-decision-will-stop-telus-taking-over-assets-set-aside-new-affordable-mo
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