Cable & Telecom

Rogers increases reach of low-cost Internet program in Ottawa

OTTAWA - Rogers Communications expanded its Connected for Success program in Ottawa Friday, offering its inexpensive Internet service to approximately 32,000 individuals living in Ottawa Community Housing’s (OCH) subsidized non-profit housing.The service is available for $9.99 per month and includes speeds of up to 10 Mbps download and up to 1 Mbps upload. Since launching the service in 2013, Rogers has partnered with more than 135 non-profit housing providers across Ontario, New Brunswick and Newfoundland, and more than 13,000 Canadian households have signed up for the program.  Its goal is to connect approximately 150,000 low income households located across its cable...

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.