MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwire - Feb. 14, 2012) - Cogeco Cable is happy to announce it now offers five highly competitive new international long distance plans at attractive rates to all its Home Phone customers in Ontario.

Cogeco Cable already offers international calling to more than 225 countries to its residential Home Phone customers at competitive rates per minute. The new international long distance plans offering means that customers can personalize their phone service even more based on their need and enjoy reduced rates.

The EUROPE Plan includes calls to 15 countries (Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom) at rates of:

  1. 100 minutes @ $5.00 per month
  2. 500 minutes @ $20.00 per month

The ASIA/PACIFIC Plan offers international calling to 10 countries (Australia, China, Hong Kong, India, Israel, Japan, South Korea, New Zealand, Malaysia, Turkey) at rates of:

  1. 100 minutes @ $7.00 per month
  2. 500 minutes @ $25.00 per month

The DISCOUNTED RATE Plan applies to 30 countries (Australia, Austria, Bahamas, Belgium, Brazil, Chile, China, Colombia, Croatia, Egypt, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Israel, Italy, Japan, Lebanon, Mexico, Morocco, Netherlands, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Switzerland, United Kingdom) for a monthly flat rate of $5.00 and offers rates as low as $0.05 per minute for over half the countries included.

"Cogeco Cable's new rates result from our ability to renew and constantly enhance our offerings of products and services and satisfy our customers better every day," said Ron A. Perrotta, Vice President, Marketing and Strategic Planning.


Cogeco Cable ( is a telecommunications corporation and is the second largest hybrid fibre coaxial cable operator in Ontario, Québec and Portugal. Through its two-way broadband cable networks, Cogeco Cable provides its residential customers with Audio, Analogue and Digital Television, as well as High Speed Internet and Telephony services. Cogeco Cable also provides, to its commercial customers, through its subsidiary Cogeco Data Services, data networking, e-business applications, video conferencing, hosting services, Ethernet, private line, VoIP, HSI access, data storage, data security, co-location services, managed IT services, cloud services and other advanced communication solutions. Cogeco Cable's subordinate voting shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX:CCA).

Contact Information:

Nicole Tardif
Director, Corporate Communications
(514) 764-4685