Cable & Telecom

Northwestel says Nunavut is getting 15 Mbps, 4G wireless

IQALUIT — Northwestel today announced that all 25 Nunavut communities will be receiving 15 megabits per second (Mbps) Internet in 2019, which means Nunavut residents and businesses will have access to the same broadband service levels as those in most remote northern communities in Canada.This announcement comes on the heels of the federal government’s announcement of new funding for Northwestel in order for it to improve high speed internet access in the territory.“Northwestel is pleased to expand our Internet offering to every community and provide better broadband services to our Nunavut customers,” said Curtis Shaw, COO of Northwestel, in a...

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.