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Canada raises broadband target to 98% penetration by 2026

Tuesday 10 November 2020 | 13:47 CET | News
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Canada's Prime-Minister Justin Trudeau pledged his Liberal government will connect 98 percent of Canadians to broadband internet by 2026, according to public broadcaster CBC. Trudeau was speaking during a news conference in Ottawa held on the occasion of the launch of the CAD 1.75 billion universal broadband fund, which was increased from CAD 1 billion. This programme was unveiled in the federal government's 2019 budget. 

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