Cable & Telecom

Northwestel launches “fastest-in-the-North” 500 Mbps home Internet plan

WHITEHORSE — Northwestel announced today the launch of what it calls “the North’s fastest home Internet plans”, which offer download speeds of up to 500 Mbps with unlimited monthly data. The new plans are available in 20 communities in the Yukon and Northwest Territories, according to a press release. “These improvements are part of Northwestel’s significant investments to expand high speed Internet speeds and access in communities across the Yukon and NWT,” the release reads. With Northwestel’s Internet 500 unlimited plan, “Internet customers can look forward to more gaming, streaming and browsing on multiple devices in the home,” the release...

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.