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Canada awards Broadband Fund subsidies to 5 projects in north

Thursday 13 August 2020 | 09:55 CET | News
Canada's telecommunications authority CRTC announced the first five projects that will receive funding from the Broadband Fund to improve internet access services to more than 10,100 households in 51 communities, the significant majority of which are Indigenous. The Broadband Fund will provide CAD 72 million to Broadband Communications North for a satellite project in northern Manitoba, and Northwestel for four projects, including two in Yukon (one satellite and one fibre) and two in the Northwest Territories (one satellite and one fibre).

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Categories: Internet
Companies: CRTC
Countries: Canada
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