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Rural spectrum for backhaul should be cheaper than urban: telecoms

Briefs | 01/14/2019 4:09 pm EST

Telecom companies are largely supportive of Innovation Canada’s efforts to update how it sets licence fees for point-to-point systems, though some are calling for that process to be sped up and others are arguing fees in rural areas should be lowered.

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