Cable & Telecom

TekSavvy amplifies ongoing campaign against CRTC wholesale rates decision

CHATHAM, Ont. — In its latest salvo aimed at the CRTC and its May decision not to lower wholesale Internet rates, independent ISP TekSavvy today issued a press release and an election backgrounder in an effort to rally Canadian voters to visit — where they can “demand concrete federal action that will lower monthly internet bills,” the release says. “In this election, affordability remains top-of-mind for most voters. Recent polling by Abacus Data shows that 64% of Canadians believe the cost of things you use day-to-day have gotten worse over the past 2 years,” the press release reads. “In another poll conducted by Leger on behalf of TekSavvy, nearly...

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.