Cable & Telecom

Telus investing $16 million to expand in Lower St. Lawrence region

RIMOUSKI — Telus Communications announced today it is investing $16 million in the Lower St. Lawrence region of Quebec this year to deploy its PureFibre and 5G networks. In addition, thanks to a $1-million contribution from the governments of Quebec and Canada, Telus has completed the deployment of its high-speed services in the Mitis regional county municipality (RCM), and 1,800 additional families and businesses have direct access to Telus’s PureFibre network, the company says in its press release. With its own investments, Telus will deploy its 5G mobile service in six additional Lower St. Lawrence communities in 2021, including in...

Our industry and COVID-19

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