As of 30 June 2007, Quebec-based cableco Videotron served 1,585,000 cable television customers,
including 679,000 digital TV subscribers, with 854,000 subscribers to its high speed internet services, 503,000 cable telephony users and 31,000 mobile customers. The company recorded a steady growth rate across all products with year-on-year increases of 135,000 subscribers to digital TV, 63,000 new basic cable customers, 144,000 new cable internet users and 221,000 cable telephony additions. Videotron’s resold wireless telephony service was launched in August last year. In June 2007, the company’s parent group Quebecor committed to making a capital investment of around USD500 million to build a ‘new-generation, state-of-the-art wireless network’ in Quebec.