Cable & Telecom

Northwestel launches unlimited FTTH service in Behchokǫ̀

BEHCHOKǪ̀, NT — Northwestel announced today the launch of full-fibre Internet service with unlimited data to homes and businesses in Behchokǫ̀, Northwest Territories. With the launch, the home Internet speeds now available in Behchokǫ̀ have increased from 15 Mbps to 250 Mbps for downloads, which far surpasses the CRTC’s universal service objective of 50 Mbps, says a Northwestel press release. “Alongside faster unlimited Internet, Behchokǫ̀ now has Internet rates that match those available in major Northern centres,” the release says. Northwestel’s unlimited Internet plans range in price from $161 per month for its Internet 50 service with download speeds up to 50...

Our industry and COVID-19

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