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Financial Close Achieved on $328 million Manitoba Fibre Project August 6th, 2021

August 6, 2021 The Canada Infrastructure Bank (CIB), Valley Fiber Ltd. (Valley Fiber) and DIF Capital Partners (DIF) have formalized their agreement to invest in the Manitoba Fibre project (the Project). Valley Fiber is proud to announce its plan to connect rural Manitobans with dedicated fibre. The Project will include thousands of kilometres of new […]

Financial Close Achieved on Manitoba Fibre Project

August 6, 2021 Disponible en français The Canada Infrastructure Bank (CIB), Valley Fiber Ltd. (Valley Fiber) and DIF Capital Partners (DIF) have formalized their agreement to invest in the Manitoba Fibre project. Under the terms of the agreement, the CIB will invest CAD 164 million in the approximately CAD 328 million project. Valley Fiber will […]

IMPORTANT 9-8-8 INFORMATION

The 9-8-8 dialing shortcut for suicide prevention is fully implemented in the United States as of 16 July 2022. But it is not yet implemented in Canada. In the meantime, Canada’s suicide prevention service continues to be available. They can be phoned toll-free at 1-833-456-4566 at all times. From 4 PM to 12 midnight Eastern, they also answer texts to the 45645 short code.

Le numéro-raccourci 9-8-8, en matière de prévention du suicide, est disponible aux États-Unis seulement dès le 16 juillet 2022. Il n’est pas encore en oeuvre au Canada. Entre temps, les services équivalent d’ici continuent d’être disponible en tout temps au téléphone, sans frais, en composant le 1-833-456-4566. Entre 16h et minuit, heure l’Est, ils répondent également aux messages textes au numéro abrégé 45645.