TELUS to deploy fibre optic in Eastern Quebec

TELUS has been granted USD 31 million by the federal government´s Connect to Innovate program and the Quebec government´s Québec branché program to continue deploying its PureFibre broadband network in Quebec, the company said.

This amount is in addition to the USD 13.7 million that TELUS has already committed to investing in its incumbent territory. By 2021,TELUS will have invested over USD 300 million in its fibre-optic network.

TELUS is Canada´s fastest-growing national telecommunications company, with USD 13.1 billion of annual revenue and 12.9 million subscriber connections, including 8.8 million wireless subscribers, 1.7 million high-speed Internet subscribers, 1.3 million residential network access lines and 1.1 million TELUS TV customers. For more information about TELUS, visit