Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association

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Jan 23, 2019, 09:30 ET Collaboration Key to Ensuring 5G is a Success in Canada: Ghiz

OTTAWA, Jan. 23, 2019 /CNW/ - 5G wireless networks have tremendous potential for Canada, and Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA) President & CEO Robert Ghiz called today on...


Jan 21, 2019, 13:35 ET Media Advisory - CWTA To Host Third 5G Conference In Ottawa

OTTAWA, Jan. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - 5G wireless networks have tremendous potential to impact all sectors of the Canadian economy. Members and expert guests of the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications...


Jan 21, 2019, 08:00 ET New video series to support Deaf, Deaf-Blind, and Hard of Hearing wireless consumers

ASL and LSQ videos clarifying common wireless terms for customers are now available on carriers' and CWTA websites OTTAWA, Jan. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada's wireless service providers have launched a...


Dec 27, 2018, 12:00 ET Canada a global 4G superpower with the fastest wireless networks in the G7

Look back on 2018 shows facilities based competition delivering positive results for Canadians Prices decline even as mobile data usage surges $50 billion in capital investments sets stage for 5G...


Dec 12, 2018, 09:00 ET Structure, Tower & Antenna Council Welcomes 100th Member

Axilz Inc., Technostrobe, Technical Rope & Rescue, GME Supply Co., FieldSENSE and Skyhook Tower Services join rapidly expanding membership base OTTAWA, Dec. 12, 2018 /CNW/ - The Structure, Tower &...


Nov 22, 2018, 15:52 ET CWTA welcomes new federal incentives to accelerate capital investment

Accelerate Investment Initiative will help support arrival of 5G OTTAWA, Nov. 22, 2018 /CNW/ - Canadians across the country will benefit from the government's incentive for additional investments by...


Nov 20, 2018, 07:00 ET Canadians to receive test wireless public alert on Nov. 28

Canadians encouraged to check their devices compatibility and upgrade software OTTAWA, Nov. 20, 2018 /CNW/ - Alert Ready, Canada's emergency alerting system, will be sending out a test alert next...


Jun 19, 2018, 16:00 ET 5G Wireless Could Add $40 Billion in Annual GDP and 250,000 Permanent New Jobs to Canadian Economy by 2026, Accenture Report Finds

Networks will fuel innovation in healthcare, agriculture, industrial and other sectors, according to new report OTTAWA, June 19, 2018 /CNW/ - New 5G wireless networks will contribute as much as $40...


Jun 18, 2018, 09:00 ET Media Advisory - New report outlines impact 5G will have on Canadian economy, innovation

OTTAWA, June 18, 2018 /CNW/ - A new report Commissioned by the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA) and developed by Accenture Strategy underscores the positive impacts 5G networks ...


Apr 20, 2018, 12:48 ET Clean Out the Old Phones In The Drawer: Canadians Challenged to Mark Earth Day 2018 by Recycling Old Cellphones

OTTAWA, April 20, 2018 /CNW/ - With people purchasing new cellphones every year, old devices end up being stored away instead of reused or recycled. Canadians of all ages are being encouraged to...


Feb 07, 2018, 09:15 ET Collaboration Needed For Canada To Build On Global Wireless Leadership: Ghiz

OTTAWA, Feb. 7, 2018 /CNW/ - Revolutionary new 5G wireless networks will be coming to Canada, and Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA) President & CEO Robert Ghiz called today on...


Feb 05, 2018, 13:24 ET Media Advisory - 5G Canada Conference - Positioning Canada For The Next Wireless Revolution

OTTAWA, Feb. 5, 2018 /CNW/ - Another revolution is coming for Canadian wireless services – 5G wireless networks. Members and guests of the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association's 5G Canada ...


Oct 16, 2017, 07:00 ET CWTA welcomes Eric Smith as Vice President, Regulatory Affairs

OTTAWA, Oct. 16, 2017 /CNW/ - The Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA) is proud to welcome Eric Smith as Vice President, Regulatory Affairs, effective today. Mr. Smith brings...


Apr 20, 2017, 08:00 ET Are you a cell phone hoarder? You are not alone

Support for cell phone recycling remains strong among consumers OTTAWA, April 20, 2017 /CNW/ - Nearly two-thirds of Canadians are holding on to a cellphone they are no longer using. Recycle My Cell...


Dec 01, 2016, 11:45 ET Text with 9-1-1 service for Deaf, hard of hearing and speech-impaired Canadians now available nationwide

TORONTO, Dec. 1, 2016 /CNW/ - The Canadian Hearing Society (CHS) joins the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA), its wireless carrier members, public safety agencies across the...


Dec 01, 2016, 10:45 ET Text With 9-1-1 Service for Canada's DHHSI Community Now Available Nationwide

OTTAWA, Dec. 1, 2016 /CNW/ - The Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA) and its wireless carrier members, in partnership with public safety agencies across the country and the...


Nov 28, 2016, 10:00 ET CWTA Welcomes Robert Ghiz as New President & CEO

OTTAWA, Nov. 28, 2016 /CNW/ - The Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA) today announced the appointment of Robert Ghiz as the organization's new President and CEO effective January...


Apr 20, 2016, 10:00 ET Almost Half of Canadians Have at Least One Old Cell Phone Sitting in a Junk Drawer - Celebrate Earth Day with a little spring recycling

OTTAWA, April 20, 2016 /CNW/ - Recycle My Cell, Canada's free cell phone recycling program, is calling on all Canadians to clean out their junk drawers and recycle their old cell phones in...


Mar 01, 2016, 11:00 ET Recycle My Cell Congratulates the Winners of the 2015 Student Challenge

OTTAWA, March 1, 2016 /CNW/ - Recycle My Cell, Canada's recycling program for mobile devices and accessories, announced today the winners of the sixth annual Recycle My Cell Student Challenge. Held...


Oct 01, 2015, 10:00 ET The Recycle My Cell Student Challenge is Back for the Sixth Year!

Register now for your school's chance to win $500 in the annual Waste Reduction Week in Canada contest OTTAWA, Oct. 1, 2015 /CNW/ - As part of its support for Waste Reduction Week in Canada 2015,...


May 26, 2015, 11:30 ET Media advisory - Connected to the Community - Canada

OTTAWA, May 26, 2015 /CNW/ - The Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA) celebrates the 30th anniversary of cell phones in Canada with an event honouring outstanding organizations...


May 19, 2015, 08:00 ET Media advisory - Connected to the Community - Ontario

TORONTO, May 19, 2015 /CNW/ - The Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA) celebrates the 30th anniversary of cell phones in Canada with an event honouring outstanding Ontario...


Apr 29, 2015, 09:00 ET Media Advisory - Connected to the Community - Nova Scotia

HALIFAX, April 29, 2015 /CNW/ - The Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA) celebrates the 30th anniversary of cell phones in Canada with an event honouring outstanding Nova Scotia...


Apr 28, 2015, 10:00 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - Connected to the Community - Quebec

MONTREAL, April 28, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - The Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA) celebrates the 30th anniversary of cell phones in Canada with an event honouring outstanding Quebec ...


Apr 21, 2015, 10:00 ET Cell Phone Recycling is an Easy Call for Earth Day

OTTAWA, April 21, 2015 /CNW/ - Recycle My Cell, Canada's free cell phone recycling program, is calling on Canadians to join in the Earth Day celebrations on Wednesday, April 22 by making sure that...