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Robert Ghiz

Robert Ghiz is president and CEO of the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association.

Opinion | BY ROBERT GHIZ | March 18, 2024
Statistics Canada reports that cellular service prices in Canada have plummeted by a staggering 47 per cent over the past five years, writes Robert Ghiz. Photograph courtesy of Pixabay
Opinion | BY ROBERT GHIZ | March 18, 2024
Opinion | BY ROBERT GHIZ | March 18, 2024
Statistics Canada reports that cellular service prices in Canada have plummeted by a staggering 47 per cent over the past five years, writes Robert Ghiz. Photograph courtesy of Pixabay
Opinion | BY ROBERT GHIZ | October 25, 2023
Canada is well-positioned to support digital transformation as it has some of the world’s most advanced next generation telecommunications networks, writes Robert Ghiz. Photograph courtesy of Pexels
Opinion | BY ROBERT GHIZ | October 25, 2023
Opinion | BY ROBERT GHIZ | October 25, 2023
Canada is well-positioned to support digital transformation as it has some of the world’s most advanced next generation telecommunications networks, writes Robert Ghiz. Photograph courtesy of Pexels
Opinion | BY ROBERT GHIZ | February 7, 2022
Minister of Innovation, Science, and Industry François-Philippe Champagne, pictured Dec. 1, 2021, recently announced that the price of mid-level mobile wireless plans have decreased by 25 per cent over the 21-month period ending December 2021. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Opinion | BY ROBERT GHIZ | February 7, 2022
Opinion | BY ROBERT GHIZ | February 7, 2022
Minister of Innovation, Science, and Industry François-Philippe Champagne, pictured Dec. 1, 2021, recently announced that the price of mid-level mobile wireless plans have decreased by 25 per cent over the 21-month period ending December 2021. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Opinion | BY ROBERT GHIZ | June 16, 2021
Among the lessons learned, the pandemic has fostered a greater appreciation for the fixed and wireless broadband networks that allowed Canadians to stay connected, conduct business, learn remotely, and receive critical services, writes Robert Ghiz. Unsplash photograph by Avi Richards
Opinion | BY ROBERT GHIZ | June 16, 2021
Opinion | BY ROBERT GHIZ | June 16, 2021
Among the lessons learned, the pandemic has fostered a greater appreciation for the fixed and wireless broadband networks that allowed Canadians to stay connected, conduct business, learn remotely, and receive critical services, writes Robert Ghiz. Unsplash photograph by Avi Richards
Opinion | BY ROBERT GHIZ | January 27, 2021
Among new Innovation Minister François-Philippe Champagne’s many priorities are helping grow Canada’s economy, creating jobs, ensuring Canada’s long-term competitiveness on the world stage, and promoting a cleaner environment. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Opinion | BY ROBERT GHIZ | January 27, 2021
Opinion | BY ROBERT GHIZ | January 27, 2021
Among new Innovation Minister François-Philippe Champagne’s many priorities are helping grow Canada’s economy, creating jobs, ensuring Canada’s long-term competitiveness on the world stage, and promoting a cleaner environment. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Opinion | BY ROBERT GHIZ, TEJAS RAO | October 14, 2020
Examples of 5G-enabled technologies that will help reduce GHG emissions include smart transportation solutions that optimize vehicle traffic patterns and reduce congestion, write Robert Ghiz and Tejas Rao. Unsplash photograph by Alexander Popov
Opinion | BY ROBERT GHIZ, TEJAS RAO | October 14, 2020
Opinion | BY ROBERT GHIZ, TEJAS RAO | October 14, 2020
Examples of 5G-enabled technologies that will help reduce GHG emissions include smart transportation solutions that optimize vehicle traffic patterns and reduce congestion, write Robert Ghiz and Tejas Rao. Unsplash photograph by Alexander Popov
Opinion | BY ROBERT GHIZ | July 29, 2020
Canada’s successful participation in this global recovery will depend largely on massive new investments in expanding our telecommunications networks to reach all Canadians and introducing new innovations to ensure Canadians can compete and prosper in the digital economy, writes CWTA president Robert Ghiz. Photograph courtesy of Pixabay
Opinion | BY ROBERT GHIZ | July 29, 2020
Opinion | BY ROBERT GHIZ | July 29, 2020
Canada’s successful participation in this global recovery will depend largely on massive new investments in expanding our telecommunications networks to reach all Canadians and introducing new innovations to ensure Canadians can compete and prosper in the digital economy, writes CWTA president Robert Ghiz. Photograph courtesy of Pixabay
Opinion | BY ROBERT GHIZ | December 3, 2019
Innovation Minister Navdeep Bains, pictured heading to the Liberals' national caucus meeting last month, is responsible in part for carrying out the Liberals' pledge to lower the cost of cellphone bills. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Opinion | BY ROBERT GHIZ | December 3, 2019
Opinion | BY ROBERT GHIZ | December 3, 2019
Innovation Minister Navdeep Bains, pictured heading to the Liberals' national caucus meeting last month, is responsible in part for carrying out the Liberals' pledge to lower the cost of cellphone bills. The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade
Opinion | BY ROBERT GHIZ | October 18, 2017
Innovation Minister Navdeep Bains has tasked the CRTC with reconsidering its decision on allowing WiFi-based mobile virtual network operators mandated roaming access to big wireless providers’ networks. The Hill Times photo by Andrew Meade
Opinion | BY ROBERT GHIZ | October 18, 2017
Opinion | BY ROBERT GHIZ | October 18, 2017
Innovation Minister Navdeep Bains has tasked the CRTC with reconsidering its decision on allowing WiFi-based mobile virtual network operators mandated roaming access to big wireless providers’ networks. The Hill Times photo by Andrew Meade
Opinion | BY ROBERT GHIZ | April 10, 2017
Finance Minister Bill Morneau and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, pictured on March 22. The 2017 budget provides a sound blueprint for the future of Canada, in that it establishes a clear link between innovation and positive outcomes for Canadians, writes Robert Ghiz. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
Opinion | BY ROBERT GHIZ | April 10, 2017
Opinion | BY ROBERT GHIZ | April 10, 2017
Finance Minister Bill Morneau and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, pictured on March 22. The 2017 budget provides a sound blueprint for the future of Canada, in that it establishes a clear link between innovation and positive outcomes for Canadians, writes Robert Ghiz. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright