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Identity stealing credit card scam, CRTC on telecoms and sausage: CBC's Marketplace consumer cheat sheet

Miss something this week? Don't panic. CBC's Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need. Want this in your inbox? Get the Marketplace newsletter every Friday. Telecoms use misleading sales practices: CRTC A CRTC inquiry confirms allegations of misleading, aggressive and high-pressure sales practices by Canadian telecoms. The report, sparked by CBC's Go Public, found companies used unacceptable tactics including not sticking to promised prices. ... Read More »

Barcelona the battleground as Huawei set to face off against US – EURACTIV

US officials are set to descend on Barcelona this weekend ahead of Monday’s opening of the Mobile World Congress, where Chinese telecoms giant Huawei will look to substantiate its presence in the 5G European market despite rising global security concerns over its operation. “We’re now seeing the American pressure on the EU increasing,” a Huawei spokesperson told EURACTIV. “But the ... Read More »

Huawei security row overshadows annual telecoms gathering – ETTelecom.com

MADRID: Leading telecoms companies gather in Barcelona this weekend for their main annual trade fair under the shadow of a bitter clash between the United States and China over network security for the next generation of mobile services. Accusations from U.S. President Donald Trump‘s administration that Huawei, the world’s biggest network equipment maker, has enabled Chinese state espionage have shaken ... Read More »

How politics works, part 97: Telecoms industry throws a fundraiser for US senator night before he oversees, er, a telecoms privacy hearing – The Register

Nothing like a little reminder of who’s really in charge The chairman of a US Senate committee mulling privacy protections will be thrown a reelection fundraiser by, er, the privacy-trampling telecoms industry literally the day before a key hearing. Senator Roger Wicker (R-MS) heads up the Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee, which will next Wednesday hold a hearing titled “Policy ... Read More »

How politics works, part 97: Telecoms industry throws a fundraiser for US senator night before he oversees, er, a telecoms privacy hearing

Nothing like a little reminder of who’s really in charge The chairman of a US Senate committee mulling privacy protections will be thrown a reelection fundraiser by, er, the privacy-trampling telecoms industry literally the day before a key hearing. Senator Roger Wicker (R-MS) heads up the Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee, which will next Wednesday hold a hearing titled “Policy ... Read More »

Telecoms and 5G to dominate MWC 2019 – IT PRO

On 25 February, Mobile World Congress, the manic, packed-to-the-rafters event for tech enthusiasts, will open its doors once again, and based on leaks and news releases in the run-up, it’s poised to be one of the most exciting yet. It’s a mobile event by name, which encompasses more than just the latest shiny phone launches, something that it could have ... Read More »

The Telecoms.com Podcast: MWC 2019 Preview

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Telecoms Code: Consideration and compensation finally under the judicial spotlight

We have the Tribunal’s first view on how money should be shared between operators and landowners on the grant of Code rights. In 2016 the Government issued a statement that it considered “rents” in the telecommunications sector were too high when compared to other essential services. The Government suggested that under the new Code, rents were expected to be “up ... Read More »

Huawei Security Row Overshadows Annual Telecoms Gathering

Supported by Huawei Security Row Overshadows Annual Telecoms Gathering By Reuters Feb. 22, 2019 MADRID — Leading telecoms companies gather in Barcelona this weekend for their main annual trade fair under the shadow of a bitter clash between the United States and China over network security for the next generation of mobile services. Accusations from U.S. President Donald Trump's administration ... Read More »