BIV on Roundhouse June 19: CRTC bans unlocking fees — will telcos pass on the costs?

On the latest show, OpenMedia’s Meghan Sali breaks down the CRTC ridding the country of unlocking fees on smartphones. Will the carriers just pass those costs onto consumers or will the telecoms have to work even harder to compete?

Then, Tammy Tsang of the Strathcona Business Improvement Association discusses a new initiative aimed at drawing businesses into East Hastings to help make it the city’s most walkable street by 2021.

Later, Resource Works’ Stewart Muir talks about why finance people back east are feeling nervous about the future of B.C.’s resource industry.

And iFinance CEO Ann Kaplan offers insights into why Canada’s credit score system is in need of an overhaul.

Click here to listen to the show.

comments powered by Disqus

More from BIV on Roundhouse Radio

BIV on Roundhouse August 18: Will B.C.'s $15 minimum wage help or ...

Read Article

BIV on Roundhouse August 17: Has Twitter's business felt a Trump bump?

Read Article

BIV on Roundhouse August 16: Canada's top priorities as NAFTA talks begin

Read Article

BIV on Roundhouse August 15: Better than Russia: why the TSX is ...

Read Article

BIV on Roundhouse August 14: Buying goods in a virtual reality

Read Article

Subscribe to our mailing lists

You may withdraw your consent at any time.

* indicates required

Newsletters

* You can modify your newsletter subscriptions at the bottom of any newsletter you receive.
Business in Vancouver Media Group
303 West 5th Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia
V5Y 1J6 · Canada
604-688-2398
×