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ATG Arrow Technology Group gets more money from Broadband Fund

telecom | 05/29/2023 2:22 pm EDT

Monday the CRTC approved a request by ATG Arrow Technology Group Ltd. Partnership for more money to roll out internet service in three Alberta communities. The initial funds were approved in 2021 under the commission’s Broadband Fund. In March the company asked for more...

Telus, Cogeco back Bell on pausing contributions; PIAC comes up with idea for unawarded money

telecom | 02/10/2023 4:33 pm EST

Telus Corp. and Cogeco Inc. are rowing in behind Bell's request for the CRTC to stop collecting money for its National Contribution Fund until the regulator can spend the...

CRTC approves CAV funding, contribution levels, for 2022 and 2023

telecom | 12/15/2022 1:41 pm EST

The CRTC Thursday approved a revenue-per cent charge of 0.46 per cent to...

Feds, province roll out broadband in southwestern Ontario

telecom | 08/19/2022 4:57 pm EDT

The federal government and the government of Ontario have each pledged...

Feds invest $500,000 in broadband rollout in Alberta

telecom | 06/20/2022 4:50 pm EDT

The federal government is putting nearly $500,000 into broadband infrastructure in West Bragg Creek,...

ILECs and CLECs spar over telecom fees amendments

telecom | 06/10/2022 4:33 pm EDT

Rogers Communications Inc. and Cogeco Inc. are among competitors protesting proposed changes to the...

Canada and Ontario governments pledge $56 million for broadband rollout

telecom | 04/19/2022 3:29 pm EDT

The governments of Canada and Ontario are jointly investing $56 million for six projects that will enhance internet connectivity in northern and southwestern parts of the...

Feds announce $41M in funding for rural Alberta broadband

telecom | 03/15/2022 4:57 pm EDT

The federal government is investing $41 million to deliver high-speed...

CRTC awards additional funding to northern Quebec broadband project

telecom | 10/01/2021 2:21 pm EDT

The CRTC approved finalized statements of work Friday in five projects...

Feds spending $1.44B on Telesat’s advanced low earth orbit satellites

telecom | 08/12/2021 4:51 pm EDT

The federal government is planning to pour $1.44 billion into Telesat...

CRTC announces 10 projects, $20.5M, in Broadband Fund

telecom | 08/04/2021 5:39 pm EDT

Approximately 3,625 households will benefit from the CRTC’s Broadband Fund, after a Wednesday announcement of 10 projects selected to receive a total of $20.5 million....

SaskTel spending another $50 million on rural fibre optic broadband

telecom | 06/25/2021 5:16 pm EDT

Saskatchewan Telecommunications Holding Corp. (SaskTel) is throwing another...

Cogeco getting millions more in high-speed funding

telecom | 06/08/2021 5:53 pm EDT

Cogeco Inc. is getting more than $40 million in funding for high-speed internet projects in Quebec. ...

Telus spending $26 billion in Ontario, Quebec

telecom | 05/17/2021 3:46 pm EDT

Telus Corp. is planning to spend a combined $26 billion on network connectivity in Ontario and Quebec...

Feds launch new cyber security program

telecom | 05/06/2021 5:15 pm EDT

The federal government is looking to enter a multi-year funding agreement with experts who will form its new Cyber Security Innovation Network. The four-year, $80 million investment to support three or more Canadian centres of...

Cogeco, Xplornet get $81.36 million in connectivity funding

Media | 05/04/2021 5:41 pm EDT

Cogeco Inc. and Xplornet Inc. are getting a combined $81.36 million to connect more than 18,000 households to high-speed internet in the Outaouais region of Quebec.  The funding announcement from Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (ISED) Tuesday followed another from the day before, which indicated Telus Corp. and Sogetel Inc. are getting $38 million for similar projects.  The funding announced Tuesday covers more than two-thirds of the costs of the two companies’ projects, which totals $112.09 million, stated the release from ISED.  Xplornet is getting $57.5...

Telus and Sogetel getting $38 million for high-speed connectivity projects

telecom | 05/03/2021 5:58 pm EDT

Telus Corp. and Sogetel Inc. are each getting millions to connect 2,850 houses in Quebec to high-speed internet by September 2022 for a total cost of $38 million, Innovation, Science and Economic...