Rural Manitoba

$11.7 million for rural Manitoba businesses

eAwaz Local News

Over $11.7 million for rural Manitoba businesses and organizations to support economic growth, development of community spaces, and tourism initiatives Manitoba – The Government of Canada is providing over $11.7 million to support 24 projects across rural Manitoba. PrairiesCan is investing over $2.7 million in one project through the Jobs and Growth Fund (JGF), more than $6.1 million in two …

Karina Gould

Canada’s poverty rate decreased significantly in 2020

eAwaz Canada News

Gatineau – Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Government of Canada has taken action to support Canadians and the Canadian economy. The economic shock wrought by the pandemic required an unprecedented government response to help Canadians weather its aftereffects. Minister of Families, Children and Social Development Karina Gould welcomed the results of the 2020 Canadian Income Survey, which showed …