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Canadian govt brings broadband internet to rural communities in Ontario

Saturday 4 August 2018 | 07:57 CET | News
The Government of Canada is helping three communities and one institution in Ontario get online with new or improved broadband internet access. David Lametti, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, together with Terry Sheehan, Member of Parliament for Sault Ste. Marie, announced an investment CAD 2.74 million in broadband internet at the Hilton Beach Community Hall. In addition to this amount invested under the Connect to Innovate programme, Bell Canada is contributing CAD 912,000.

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Categories: Fixed / Internet
Companies: Bell Canada
Countries: Canada
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