• Freedom Mobile experienced ‘record disconnects' during $60/10GB promotions

    9 monthes ago - By MobileSyrup

    Freedom Mobile's parent company Shaw Communications may have increased revenues to $1.25 billion CAD during Q1 2018, but the carrier reportedly saw “record disconnects” during the $60/10GB pre-Christmas promo period. Shaw's president Jay Mehr revealed this information during an investor call about the Canadian telecom's Q1 2018 financial report. Though Mehr also added that Freedom saw five days of "record disconnects" thanks to the response from the Big Three last month , which will affect Freedom's wireless numbers next Q - Christine Dobby January 11, 2018 The $60/10GB promotions began in...
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  • Freedom Mobile adds 34,000 subscribers during Q1 2018

    Freedom Mobile adds 34,000 subscribers during Q1 2018

    9 monthes ago - By MobileSyrup

    Shaw Communications , parent company of Freedom Mobile, released its Q1 2018 fiscal earnings report today. For the three month period ending November 30th, 2017, the company reported a net income of $114 million, with company-wide revenue totalling $1.25 billion, a 2.7 percent increase from the $1.22 billion during the same period last year. Revenue derived from the company's wireless division, Freedom Mobile, increased by 26.8 percent to $175 million. Shaw reported that Freedom added 34,000 subscribers during the quarter, which is a significant increase compared to the approximately 9,500...
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