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Canada awards new funding for rural broadband in Quebec

Tuesday 4 August 2020 | 14:52 CET | News
The Canadian government announced new funding worth CAD 10.5 million to bring improved internet services to rural communities in Quebec. The funding is part of the Connect to Innovate programme, which has a total of CAD 585 million to improve internet access in rural and remote communities through 2023. 

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Companies: Bell Canada / Telebec / Telus
Countries: Canada
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