Cable & Telecom

Rogers extends fibre network in New Brunswick

MCQUADE, NB – Rogers Communications announced today it is investing $1.5 million to connect 320 homes and businesses along Route 490, near McQuade, New Brunswick to high-speed Internet. This will involve expanding Rogers’s fibre network across 30 kms. The company expects construction to be finished by the end of next year. “Once completed, residents and businesses will have access to the full suite of services including Rogers Ignite Internet with speeds of up to 1.5 gigabit per second and Rogers leading IPTV service, Ignite TV,” a press release says. “Rogers network investments, which have exceeded $60 billion over the past...