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SaskTel, Videotron to extend fast internet in Saskatchewan, Quebec

Monday 12 July 2021 | 11:16 CET | News
SaskTel said it will extend faster internet services to more homes in Northern Saskatchewan thanks to a joint investment of CAD 3.7 million from the company and the Government of Canada. The investment will upgrade broadband infrastructure serving the communities of Black Point, Jeannette Lake, Michel Village, and Timber Bay. SaskTel also plans to double the capacity of its backbone network from Points North to Fond du Lac. The work will enable the premises to access internet packages that meet regulator's CRTC's 50/10 benchmark. Work should complete by the end of March 2022.

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Categories: Fixed
Companies: CRTC / SaskTel / Videotron
Countries: Canada
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