Cable & Telecom

Distributel promises higher speeds, enhanced services, thanks to CRTC wholesale Internet ruling

TORONTO — Distributel Communications says it plans to substantially increase home Internet speeds for the majority of its customers at no extra cost, as a result of the CRTC’s recent decision to lower wholesale broadband rates.In a news release Tuesday, Distributel said the CRTC’s decision in August will allow the company to launch competitive new retail pricing for bundled and stand-alone products and services. In addition, Distributel said the CRTC decision directly benefits Canadian consumers and opens the door for the industry to invest, innovate and offer enhanced services at fair prices.“Distributel is excited to offer Canadian consumers across 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.