Funding to Combat Antisemitism and Islamophobia

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Increased anti-hate grant will help keep Muslim and Jewish communities safe TORONTO — The Ontario government is investing an additional $20.5 million this year, to help address the rise of hate incidents against religious and minority groups, particularly amid the recent spike in antisemitism and Islamophobia. The new funding, prioritizing Jewish and Muslim communities, will expand the province’s Anti-Hate Security …

Ontario and Michigan Strengthen Economic Ties

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New agreement will support increased trade and job creation in both jurisdictions OTTAWA — Ontario and Michigan are building on their longstanding economic relationship through a new partnership that will increase trade, attract investment and encourage job creation in both jurisdictions. The new Economic Cooperation Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) will support joint initiatives in priority areas, such as electric vehicles …

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 …