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Following the merger of BCTel with TELUS of Alberta, GTE sold its interests in Québec Téléphone to TELUS in August 2000, which renamed it TELUS Québec on April 2, 2001.
While the merged company chose to retain the TELUS name, it moved its headquarters from Edmonton to Vancouver.
Large swaths of rural Quebec, mainly the Gaspé Peninsula and the north shore, were served from 1927 by an entity known as Corporation de Téléphone et de Pouvoir de Québec, and in 1955, this became known as Québec Téléphone.
In February 2013, TELUS exchanged all non-voting shares into common shares on a one-for-one basis.
For the Christmas season in 2005, an ad campaign was launched involving a hippopotamus named Hazina from the Greater Vancouver Zoo, accompanied by the song "I Want a Hippopotamus for Christmas".