Friday, November 27

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Ontario government invests $ 680 million to expand broadband access

The Ontario government has announced a $ 680 million investment to expand broadband and cellular access throughout the province. This investment is in addition to the $ 315 million previously announced to support the 'Up to Speed: Broadband and Cellular Action Plan'. The government notes that this crowdfunding will create jobs and connect underserved and underserved communities during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond. "With the world online these days, if we are to attract more investment to Ontario and compete in this highly competitive global market, we need every part of our province to be connected to high-speed internet," stated the Prime Minister of Ontario, Doug Ford, in a new release. The investment announced today double...