Manitoba Telecom Services Inc. to hold first quarter 2009 conference call

                            - Notice of Webcast -

    WINNIPEG, April 29 /CNW/ - Manitoba Telecom Services Inc. ("MTS" or the
"Company") (TSX: MBT) will hold a conference call with the investment
community to discuss the Company's first quarter 2009 financial results on
Wednesday, May 6, 2009 beginning at 9:00 a.m. Eastern time. The media and
public are invited to listen to the conference call via live Webcast on MTS's
Web site (
    The Webcast can be accessed by visiting the Investors section of MTS's
Web site ( Following the event, it will be archived on
the web site.

    About Manitoba Telecom Services Inc.

    Manitoba Telecom Services Inc., through its wholly owned subsidiary MTS
Allstream Inc., is one of Canada's leading national communication solutions
providers, delivering innovative products and services through its Enterprise
Solutions and Consumer Markets divisions. The Enterprise Solutions division,
which operates under the Allstream brand nationally and under the MTS
Allstream brand in Manitoba, is a leading competitor in the national business
and wholesale markets. This division offers customers a portfolio of solutions
tailored to the needs of medium and large businesses looking for success in a
world of rapidly evolving technology - Internet protocol connectivity, unified
communications, IT consulting and security services, and voice and data
connectivity services. The Consumer Markets division leads every
telecommunications market segment in Manitoba, delivering a full suite of next
generation wireless, high-speed Internet and data, digital television and
wireline voice services under the MTS brand, as well as small business
services in select markets across Canada under the Allstream brand, and
security and alarm monitoring services through the company's subsidiary AAA
Alarm Systems Ltd., which also operates in other western provinces. The
company's extensive national broadband fibre optic network spans more than
27,900 kilometres, and provides international connections through strategic
alliances and interconnection agreements with other international service
providers. Manitoba Telecom Services Inc.'s common shares are listed on The
Toronto Stock Exchange (trading symbol: MBT). For more information, please

For further information:

For further information: Investors: Ian Chadsey, Vice-President Investor
Relations, Manitoba Telecom Services Inc., (204) 941-8283,; Media: Greg Burch, Manager Corporate
Communications, Manitoba Telecom Services Inc., (416) 345-3576 or (204)

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