Cable & Telecom

CityWest to invest $10M to extend FTTH in Prince Rupert

PRINCE RUPERT, B.C. - CityWest will invest $10 million in a fibre-to-the-home build in Prince Rupert, its biggest market, the municipally owned carrier announced late Tuesday.The build will start later this year, beginning on the eastern-most and western-most points in town.  In addition to offering faster Internet speeds, more HD TV programming, and an improved phone service, the company said the a FTTH build will allow it the flexibility to offer more services in the future, like those related to the Internet of Things.This work builds on its previous efforts, such as a strong fibre plant in Smithers, Hazelton, and Metlakatla, 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.