Cable & Telecom

Improved high-speed Internet coming to southwestern Ontario, Saskatchewan

STRATHROY, ON; NORTH BATTLEFORD and LA RONGE, SK – Ontario’s TekSavvy and Execulink Telecom and Saskatchewan’s SaskTel and YourLink are the latest four Internet service providers to benefit from the federal government’s Connecting Canadians program.In the first of three announcements this week, Industry Canada said that TekSavvy and Execulink will receive a total of $3.15 million to connect over 11,000 homes in southwestern Ontario to faster Internet services.  This investment will benefit 30 communities in southwestern Ontario, including over 5,000 households in the Lambton Kent Middlesex region.The project is expected to be completed by the end of April 2018, and will deliver Internet download speeds...

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.