Carriers’ new financing plans offered as way to ease the cost of smartphones

Carriers’ new financing plans offered as way to ease the cost of smartphones
TORONTO — The weeks before Christmas 2017 were especially frenzied for Canada’s telecom industry, which waged a brief price war that overloaded selling systems during one of the year’s busiest weekends. Fast-forward to Christmas 2019, when many Canadians are free of the two-year wireless contracts they signed to get the smartphone of their choice for themselves or as gifts for their loved... Read More

Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week
TORONTO — Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week: Ottawa updates on economy Finance Minister Bill Morneau will deliver a report on the state of the economy and federal finances on Monday. Morneau has said he is confident the government’s spending plans will keep the economy moving despite global uncertainty. The minister’s mandate letter from... Read More