Videotron Launches $79.95 Business Plan with 30GB Data

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Videotron has released a new business plan with 30GB of data for $79.95 per month for business customers in Quebec..

Unlimited local and long-distance calls within Québec at any time, and get:

  • 30 GB of data for Internet on your mobile
  • Call Display
  • Voicemail feature (up to 35 voicemails)
  • Unlimited text messaging
  • Call Waiting
  • Call Forwarding
  • Conference Calling
  • Free, unlimited local and long-distance calls to all other Videotron phone customers
  • No network access fee is required
  • You can keep your current phone number
  • Dial 6-1-1 on your phone to reach Technical Support, Customer Service and Repairs
  • Emergency service (9-1-1)

Videotron yesterday also announced it has lowered its international roaming rates to the U.S., Europe and Caribbean. New unlimited texting options are available for the USA as well. Below is a summary of what’s new:

  • Unlimited texting in the USA at only $10 per month for regular and business customers.
  • Data roaming charges in the U.S. have been harmonized with the Canadian rate and reduced from $0.40/MB to only $0.15/MB.
  • European data roaming is being reduced from $1/MB to $0.60/MB.
  • Caribbean rates are being slashed by 50% to $1/MB for data and $0.60/min for calls.

Quebecor, Videotron’s parent company was able to purchase four 700MHz license in four provinces, which will allow it to reach 80% of the Canadian population. There’s no word whether the company will plan to launch nationally or wait and see if a larger carrier will purchase its spectrum, which it was able to bid on easily with no direct competitors.