Governments of Canada and British Columbia to make an important announcement about high-speed Internet and mobile connectivity

Media advisory

May 17, 2022 – Ottawa, Ontario

The Honourable Gudie Hutchings, Minister of Rural Economic Development, together with the Honourable Lisa Beare, British Columbia Minister of Citizens' Services, will make an announcement about improving high-speed Internet access and mobile connectivity.

Date: Thursday, May 19, 2022
Time: 1:00 pm (PT)
Location: Virtual

Members of the media are asked to contact ISED Media Relations at to receive the dial-in information.


Government of Canada

Luka Vujic
Press Secretary
Office of the Minister of Rural Economic Development

Media Relations
Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada

Government of British Columbia

Media Relations
Government Communications and Public Engagement
Ministry of Citizens' Services

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