Cable & Telecom

Videotron’s growth continues for Quebecor

MONTREAL – While the company’s print division faces down systemic challenges, Quebecor’s cable and telecom unit, Vidéotron, continues to show impressive growth, the company said Tuesday. Third quarter revenues (ended September 30) at the Quebec company rose 4.4% to $1.06 billion and operating income increased 10.4% to $352.8 million. However, net income attributable to shareholders was $18.6 million ($0.30 per basic share), down 29% compared to the same quarter of 2012. Videotron saw revenue increases in the third quarter from all services: Internet access revenue rose by 10.5%, cable television by 6.4%, wireless phone by 41.8%) and cable telephony by...

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.