Cable & Telecom

UBF money to help Vianet expand broadband in King Township

OTTAWA – The federal government today announced an investment of $2.27 million to help bring high-speed Internet to rural residents in the communities of Pottageville, Nobleton and Lloydtown in King Township, which is just north of Toronto. With an additional investment of nearly $1.7 million from independent ISP Vianet, this project will connect 485 underserved households to high-speed Internet. The funding is from the rapid response streak of the Universal Broadband Fund, which means it has to be completed by the end of 2021. β€œIn 2017, Vianet connected the first rural home to our FTTH network in King Township, and...

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.