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Maskatel submits local competition plan to CRTC 

telecom | 10/19/2021 7:13 pm EDT

BCE Inc.’s subsidiary Maskatel Monday filed a plan for establishing local competition in Upton district, Que.,  with the CRTC after  CoopTel notified the company it intends to compete in the area. According to a 2006 CRTC decision,  small incumbent local exchange...

Maskatel rolls out gigabit speed Internet in 3 Quebec towns

telecom | 06/07/2016 5:23 pm EDT

Groupe Maskatel LP announced Monday it was launching gigabit Internet in Saint-Guillaume and parts of Drummondville and Saint-Hyacinthe, Que., this summer. The three communities will have access to the high-speed service by the end of June, said a Maskatel press release, with a gradual rollout (where technology permits) from now until the fall in areas the company serves in Montérégie and Centre-du-Québec. The company also noted Monday the opening of a new technology lab in Drummondville where a dozen employees will test equipment and look to...