BCE launches Bell MTS in Manitoba

Monday 20 March 2017 | 07:29 CET | News
BCE (Bell) has completed its CAD 3.9 billion acquisition of Manitoba Telecom Services (MTS) and launched Bell MTS in Manitoba. The Canadian operator said the new unit will unite the local and national strengths of MTS and Bell Canada and implement a CAD 1 billion province-wide investment and innovation plan. The plan will include the the rollout of next-generation Fibe services and BCE's mobile network in the province. Services will include Fibe TV, CraveTV, Gigabit internet and a fast mobile network in both large and small communities. They will also include data hosting, connectivity and

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Companies: 1 Mobile / BCE / Bell Aliant / Bell Canada / Emerson / Hughes / Manitoba Telecom Services / MTS / Unite
Countries: Canada
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