Bell MTS

CRTC Orders Bell MTS to Fix Landline Outages in Manitoba

According to CTV News, the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) has demanded answers and solutions from regional telecommunications operator Bell MTS following mounting complaints from Manitobans of the company's landline service being down for weeks at a time and call quality being "unacceptable." The Bell MTS-provided landline at St. George’s Anglican Church in Crescentwood has...

Bell MTS Fibre Broadband Expanding in Pembina Valley in Manitoba

Bell MTS announced on Tuesday its all-fibre broadband network is expanding in Manitoba’s Pembina Valley. According to Bell MTS, homes and businesses in Altona, Plum Coulee, Emerson and Morris will get fibre broadband, with direct connections reaching nearly 4,500 locations beginning this fall. “Building an economy for the future requires continued investment in world-class digital...

100,000 Bell MTS Customers to Soon Find Out If They Will Be Moved Telus

According to the Winnipeg Free Press, Telus has started transitioning customers from Bell MTS. Over the next couple months, 100,000 existing Bell MTS customers will find out in waves whether they have been selected to move over to Telus, through packages in the mail. The move is part of a Bell’s $3.9 billion deal for...

Bell MTS to Cut 85 Jobs in Manitoba

And so it begins: The newly formed Bell MTS is looking to eliminate 85 jobs in Manitoba as it seeks to downsize following the recently closed merger. According to the Telecommunications Employees Association of Manitoba (TEAM), the targeted positions are in areas such as information technology, network services and finance. Bell MTS refrained from giving...