Telecom Industry Contributes Over $70 Billion to Canada’s Economy and Supports Almost 600,000 Jobs

Connecting Canadians During COVID-19

Four key telecom trends have emerged during the pandemic: a pivot towards the digital economy, reduced urban living, new ways of socializing, and the rise of remote work – all fuelling Canada’s digital evolution. The continued investment of telecom operators in building additional capacity and upgrading critical infrastructure is setting the stage for a resilient post-pandemic recovery in Canada.

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Lessons Learned from the Pandemic are Critical to Canada’s Economic Recovery

Ottawa – May 17, 2022 – Policies that encouraged investment in telecommunications networks enabled sustained business and social activity in Canada during the COVID-19 pandemic ... Continue Reading →

Investment in Next-Generation Wireless Networks is Key to Canada’s Economic Growth and Prosperity: Ghiz

Ottawa – May 10, 2022 – It is estimated that 5G wireless will contribute an additional $40 billion in GDP to Canada’s economy by 2026 ... Continue Reading →

Canada’s Tower Industry Making Major Contributions to Canadians: Ghiz

Ottawa – March 30, 2022 – Canada’s wireless telecommunications industry will continue to make major contributions to Canada’s economy as it emerges from the COVID-19 ... Continue Reading →

5G is The Foundation For Realizing The Full Potential of IoT

This Q&A with Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association President and CEO Robert Ghiz explores how 5G will enable the power of the Internet of Things – ... Continue Reading →

Price decline shows Canadian wireless on the right track

Canada’s future depends on connectivity. But it can only achieve these results by ensuring that policies and regulations continue to encourage investment in digital infrastructure. ... Continue Reading →