Cable & Telecom

Better rural networks “can’t come fast enough,” says CRTC’s Seidl

CRTC Broadband Fund calls for more applications GATINEAU — The CRTC today issued its second call for applications to the Broadband Fund, widening the eligibility of projects to include those that promise to improve broadband access in geographic areas that do not currently have access to universal service objective-level broadband services, including areas that were eligible in the first call for applications.The CRTC’s universal service objective for fixed Internet access service is that all Canadians have access to at least 50 megabits per second (Mbps) download and 10 Mbps upload, with an option of unlimited data. For mobile wireless services, the...

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.