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Improving rural broadband programs

Governments across the world have long been aware of the high-speed connectivity gap between rural and more urban locations, but  ...

Emerging from the pandemic

On May 9th, 2022, Toronto Mayor John Tory issued an official declaration terminating the municipal emergency for the city first declared  ...

Protecting content online

When the world wide web – the indexed and easily searchable part of the Internet – came into popular use in the ‘90 ...

Emergency Management in Indigenous Communities

Severe weather events impact communities across Canada every year. In 2021, forest fires affected much of the North and Western parts  ...

5G, the digital economy, and Canada’s global competitiveness

In “5G, the digital economy, and Canada’s global competitiveness”, PWC predicts that 5G will increase Canadian GDP by $94 Billion  ...

Passive Infrastructure

5G networks and the associated services that will be delivered by them will be truly transformative for Canada. PWC forecasts  ...

The importance of 5G and the digital economy in Western Canada

The four provinces of Western Canada – British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba – contributed $733 Billion or 42% of Canada’s GDP in 2019,  ...

Pricing & Investment - Striking the Right Balance to Strengthen Canada’s Telecommunications Sector

As headline inflation hit a 30-year high at the end 2021, the price of cellphone plans is bucking the trend as  ...

Canada’s Telecom Industry: Powering Our Digital Economy

Canadian mobile network operators may be considered large domestically, but their international peers and suppliers are much larger. On average,  ...