Cable & Telecom

NFTC completes SWIFT-funded high-speed Internet project in Dufferin County

DUFFERIN COUNTY – The governments of Ontario and Canada and Southwestern Integrated Fibre Technology (SWIFT) announced today 638 more homes, farms and businesses in Dufferin County now have access to high-speed Internet through North Frontenac Telephone Company (NFTC). “In partnership with SWIFT, NFTC has completed construction of a 62-kilometre fibre-optic network in the municipalities of Amaranth and Mono to bring high-speed internet connectivity to many more residents located in the communities of Laurel, Camilla and Salem,” a press release issued by SWIFT says. According to SWIFT’s website, construction on the project was completed at the end of April, and the...

Our industry and COVID-19

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