It's because those monopolies have long been ingrained. It started with the fact that Alexander Graham Bell oinvented the telephone on this continent.mobifree wrote: ↑ "Lowest possible rate" relative to other providers in Canada.
I'm not saying it's justified, but Google, Spotify and other vendors charge less in India and other countries vs. Canada / USA.
Similarly wireless providers in Canada/USA charge more than other countries.
What can we do about this? I DON'T KNOW.
The government should mandate that plans be equal to the average of the G7.