Cable & Telecom

SaskTel wants stay of CRTC’s rural broadband funding to competitor

REGINA and OTTAWA-GATINEAU — SaskTel has asked the CRTC to stay its recent decision to provide up to $9.5 million in funding to BH Telecom Corp., a competitor to SaskTel in the province of Saskatchewan. In February, as part of its five-year, $750-million Broadband Fund, the CRTC approved $9.5 million in funding to BH Telecom for the construction and upgrading of transport infrastructure in 26 Saskatchewan communities, including Aberdeen, Beaver Creek, Bruno, Camp Dundurn, Carmel, Casa Rio, Dana, Drake, Dundurn, Eagle Ridge Country Estates, Englefeld, Esk, Grasswood, Guernsey, Jansen, Leroy, Lockwood, Manitou Beach, Meacham, Muenster, Peterson, Prud’homme, Riverside Estates, St....
 

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.