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Telus investing $1 billion through 2019 across Ontario

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Telus intends to invest $1 billion in new communications infrastructure across Ontario through 2019. This year alone, Telus will invest $245 million in the province.

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“By the end of 2019, Telus will have invested more than $45 billion to provide Ontario citizens businesses, healthcare providers and educators with access to critical next-generation health, education, business and government services and solutions,” said Darren Entwistle, Telus President and CEO.

“The Telus team is dedicated to helping advance Ontario’s economy by expanding the world’s fastest wireless technologies to more communities across the province, enabling businesses to compete on a local, national and global basis.”

Telus has also paid and remitted $2.2 billion in sales, income, property and other taxes in Ontario since 2000.

Telus and its more than 8,000 team members and retirees in Ontario have contributed more than $80 million and 540,000 volunteer hours to charitable and community organizations throughout Ontario since 2000.

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