Cable & Telecom

Bell MTS expands all-fibre broadband network in rural Manitoba

STONY MOUNTAIN, Man. — Bell MTS announced today it is expanding its all-fibre broadband network to bring high-speed Internet connectivity to more than 6,500 locations across seven communities in rural Manitoba. The expansion is part of Bell’s capital expenditure acceleration program and will bring all-fibre connections to homes and businesses in the communities of Blumenort, Ile des Chênes, Landmark, Matlock, St. Adolphe, Stony Mountain and Winnipeg Beach starting this fall, according to a Bell press release. “Fully funded by Bell, this broadband network expansion will provide fast and high-capacity 100% fibre connections with Internet download speeds of up to 1.5 Gbps...

Our industry and COVID-19

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