Cable & Telecom

Develop Nova Scotia launches Satellite Internet Service Rebate program

HALIFAX – Develop Nova Scotia today announced the launch of the Satellite Internet Service Rebate program, through which the Government of Nova Scotia will cover one-time costs to set up satellite Internet service. “The rebate will be available to about 3,700 homes and businesses for which no other internet service solution has been found,” a press release explains. Those eligible can access up to $1,000 for costs including hardware, taxes, shipping and installation, according to the release. The program is being led by Develop Nova Scotia, and will officially open on Tuesday, Aug. 2 at which point eligibility can be...

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.