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Cogeco, Bell awarded govt funds to expand broadband in Quebec towns

Wednesday 14 April 2021 | 10:48 CET | News
The government of Canada will co-invest CAD 22.7 million as part of Canada–Quebec Operation High Speed to bring Cogeco broadband internet services to close to 3,000 households in the Memphremagog region by September 2022. In addition, the government has pledged CAD 28.9 million to bring access to Bell broadband internet services by September 2022 to 2,632 households in the Bas-Saint-Laurent region.

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: Bell Canada / Cogeco Communications
Countries: Canada
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