Govt extending support for mineral exploration in Canada

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Ottawa – Chrystia Freeland, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, announced that the federal government will extend the 15-per-cent Mineral Exploration Tax Credit for investors in flow-through shares for an additional year, until March 31, 2025. The Mineral Exploration Tax Credit, which was scheduled to expire on March 31, 2024, provides important support to junior mineral exploration companies working …

Canada steps up to meet skilled labour needs 

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Ottawa – A competitive workforce is key to ensuring Canada’s economic growth, but as global and domestic labour trends accelerate, gaps are appearing between the demands of industry and the skillset of available workers. The Government of Canada is taking action to align the skills ecosystem with new industry demands. François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, announced a …

Investing in organic waste conversion systems in BC

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Francis Drouin, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, announces an investment for Safi Enterprises Inc. Pictured Francis Drouin, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food with Kevin Kung, Chief Technology Officer at Safi Enterprises Inc. Vancouver – Francis Drouin, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, announced an investment of nearly $832,000 for …

$414,000 announced for New Chargers in Northwest Territories  

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Yellowknife – Reducing pollution from the transportation sector is critical to Canada achieving its climate targets. That’s why the Government of Canada is making it easier for Canadians to purchase, charge and drive electric vehicles (EVs) in the Northwest Territories and across the country. Today as part of #EVWeek in Canada, Michael V. McLeod, Member of Parliament for Northwest Territories, …