Cable & Telecom

Access Communications offers subsidized Internet to low-income Saskatchewan families

REGINA – Access Communications has thrown its support behind Connecting Families, the Feds’ initiative to help provide low cost Internet service to eligible Canadian households.The company said this week that it is offering subsidized Internet service to hundreds of low-income families in Saskatchewan, complete with unlimited data usage, and no fees for equipment or installation.“Today, access to residential Internet is essential to economic, social, and educational opportunity, yet many Saskatchewan families make significant trade-offs in order to pay for it,” said Access’ communications manager Tracey Mucha, in the news release. “We are proud to be involved in Innovation, Science and...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.