Cable & Telecom

Northwestel boosts Internet speeds in NWT, Yukon

WHITEHORSE and YELLOWKNIFE – Northwestel announced today it is boosting the speeds on all its unlimited Internet plans for customers in the Northwest Territories and Yukon, at no additional cost. “Business and home unlimited Internet customers will see an increase of 50 Mbps or more in their download speeds starting April 8, 2022, following the CRTC approval of revised Northwestel tariffs this week,” a press release explains. (The tariffs were approved on an interim basis.) Northwestel is reaching out directly to its Internet 125 and Business 150 customers who will need their modems replaced, however, its other customers will not...

Our industry and COVID-19

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