Cable & Telecom

Construction completed on three SWIFT-funded broadband projects in Waterloo Region

WATERLOO REGION — Southwestern Integrated Fibre Technology Inc. (SWIFT) and the governments of Ontario and Canada announced today construction has been completed on three broadband infrastructure projects that are now providing high-speed Internet access to 470 homes and businesses in the Region of Waterloo in Ontario. Bell Canada has completed construction of a 15-kilometre fibre network in the Township of North Dumfries providing access to high-speed Internet service for 254 homes and businesses in the communities of Orr’s Lake and Clyde, according to a SWIFT press release. The governments of Ontario and Canada each provided more than $430,000 in funding...

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.