Who We Are
AIC Global Communications Inc. is a global telephony company that
has been operating out of Vancouver, Canada since 1992. We provide a wide range
of telephony products and services outside of our
AIC Home Telephone Service (Broadband) to meet your needs. For more
information on our company please visit our online corporate headquarters at: http://www.aicom.com
Our mission is to provide reliable and user friendly communication tools that you
can master in no time at all. We aim to help you communicate with your friends,
family, and colleagues more flexibly, cost effectively, and with higher line quality
than anyone in the business.
- User Friendly
- Cost Effective
- Easily Accessible
"The best service for
calling your friends,
family, and colleagues!"
Retail Centres Built
AIC Telecom Ltd. in HK
AIC UK opened in London
AIC Taiwan Formed
AIC Greater China Alliance
AIC ADSL Internet
AIC & Bell Mobility Inc. Partnership
AIC Online Presence Re-Launch
AIC is the first CRTC approved Long Distance Telecommunications
Company operated by ethnic Canadians in British Columbia, Canada.
AIC opened its first customer service center at Aberdeen Center Mall, a strategic
location in Richmond, BC with a strong presence of the Chinese Community. Same year
AIC opened its second Customer Services Center in Metrotown Mall Burnaby, BC &
AIC (ONT) is formed to provide complete Telecom
services in Eastern Canada.
AIC Telecom Ltd formed in HK.
AIC implemented Equal Ease of Access and became an Inter-exchange Carrier providing
Equal Access 1+ and 011 dialing for all customers in BC, Canada
To further develop our ethnic presence in Western & Eastern Canada, AIC Direct Sales Division was formed.
Calling post paid service – Direct-dialed from over 45 Countries & Rechargeable
Debit Card was launched.
AIC utilized multiple direct DS1 links to dual internet Network Access points for
its new Dial-up Internet
Access Service. The first ever Long Distance/Internet
Bundle service was launched.
AIC relinquished all of its share holdings in AIC Telecom Ltd. in Hong Kong &
refocused its network expansion activities in Europe.
AIC UK obtained a ISVR license from OFTEL,
AIC UK was officially opened in London.
With the FCC 214 license, AIC USA was formed, the switch operation in LA, USA became
the major North America gateway.
Internet Service, Beepro Paging service & Cellpro Digital Cellular Service along with the reliable & high quality LD service – AIC became
the one stop Telecommunication Center.
AIC Taiwan was formed with a class 2 carrier license to provide Value Added Service
from Canada to Taiwan.
AIC announced the successful application of an ISR license from OFTA in Hong Kong,
direct Long Distance traffic termination into Hong Kong
AIC Canada (HK) Ltd., AIC Greater China Strategic Alliance, was officially in operation
to establish its own Point of Presence.
AIC Calgary Customer Service Center was opened in the heart of downtown Calgary.
AIC obtained a Class A license for its BC operation and two Class B licenses for
its Ontario & Alberta operations from CRTC.
A special Type 2 license was awarded to AIC Japan by the Japanese MPT for operating ISR voice & data services between Japan &
international ISR destinations.
FUNFUN2.COM was launched, the First Chinese Entertainment & Lifestyle Audio
& Visual Webcast Website in North America.
AIC ADSL GO
High Speed Internet was one of the first high-speed internet services
available in BC, Canada.
AIC officially became a subsidiary of a publicly listed company in Hong Kong.
AIC ISG, Internet Solution Group, a special division which focuses on developing
and providing Business eSolutions, Internet Data Centers, Global Communications
and VOIP technology.
to AIC Vancouver & Toronto gateways was installed.
AIC celebrated its 10th Anniversary with a wide range of promotions across the nation.
FUNFUN2.COM became AIC's 24 hour Customer Service Online center with daily hits over 50 thousands across Canada
AIC and Bell Nexxia, a Canadian Strategic alliance, announced that AIC Canada
EQA Direct Dial Service provides the best 24/7 Long Distance calling rate from coast
to coast to Canadian residential customers.
The AIC Richmond BC Customer Service Center was relocated to Lansdowne Center.
AIC Edmonton was launched.
The first Summer Phone CARd campaign was launched – The highlight of this year was
the Honda Civic giveaway.
AIC launched a series of pre-paid calling cards – Hong Kong Direct, China
Talkathon & Canada Talkathon. AIC is developing its own pre-paid
calling card distribution network across the nation.
Fully automated 24/7 online calling card E-Shop was officially launched.
AIC & Bell Mobility Inc., the leading wireless service provider in Canada, announced
the first long distance & mobility bundle in Canada's digital wireless industry.
All Bell Mobility customers are provided with instant access to AIC long distance
services virtually anywhere in Canada through a unique #3388 access code.
AIC started expanding into the wholesale & carrier service business sector.
The second AIC Summer Phone CARd campaign was launched – The highlight of this year
was the Audi A4 giveaway.
Paperless electronic billing “E-Billing” was introduced as a standard option to all
subscription based customers.
For customers who like to stay in touch all the time while traveling, AIC developed
a new “Follow Me” Service that enables customers to forward their Canadian telephone
number to their destination number, from anywhere in the world.
AIC celebrates its 12th Anniversary in providing world class global telecommunications
service to its continual expanding customer base.
AIC iBUZZ launched nationally throughout Canada. A broadband local line service
that provides a personal telephone number that migrates with you wherever you go.
AIC Summer Phone CARd campaign has entered its third year – Highlights include the
grand prize draw of the Volkswagen New Beetle Convertible or Jetta GLS.
AIC WebBUZZ launched nationally. This simple, convenient, and cost-saving service
facilitates VOIP calls, from anywhere to everywhere, from your PC or laptop to any
landline or mobile phone in the world.
AIC celebrates its 13th Anniversary
in providing world-class global telecommunications service to its continual expanding
Overseas Based Global VoIP services launched across Canada. A broadband phone service
that provides a Hong Kong local telephone number that allows the end user to unlimited
call Hong Kong, China, Taiwan and/or all three destination.
AIC became the first Asian Telecom Company that provides Traditional Local Telephone
service across Canada.
Overseas Based Global VoIP services expanded its local telephone number selection
AIC Richmond BC Customer Service Center was relocated to the newly established AIC
VoIP Local and International Telephone Service Center at the heart of the Richmond
business area on No.3 Road.
AIC lucky draw. Four round trip tickets giveaway
The first Local Telephone Number
portability was successfully completed for Vancouver, BC
AIC introduced data and voice services through services bundle package comprising
of 3M ADSL service with Local Telephone
service for the residential market across Canada.
The new Burnaby AIC VoIP Sales Center has opened for business at the Crystal Mall
in Burnaby, BC
Calgary AIC VoIP Sales Center has opened for business to serve customers in the
province of Alberta.
Local Telephone Number portability
footprint was extended to Calgary; Edmonton and
Toronto AIC VoIP Sales Center has
opened its door to serve customers in the metropolitan
New AIC platforms were setup at
new location in downtown Vancouver, BC. Backup Data center was established at new
location in Richmond.
AIC Network and Technology have completely migrated to softswitches and
Cisco networking equipment, enabling VoIP
services riding on digital backbone
network nationally and internationally.
AIC established its Vietnamese market with in language customer sales and services.
The first large scale business telephone service deployment based on VoIP with 600 lines was successfully completed for the
University of British Columbia, in BC Canada.