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Shaping Future of Canada’s Communication System

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GATINEAU – Pablo Rodriguez, Minister of Canadian Heritage, and François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, sent a letter to Vicky Eatrides, recently appointed Chair of the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC). The Government of Canada would like to congratulate the new Chair of the CRTC and to inform her of the Government’s vision and priorities with …

BHP project for low emissions potash mine

Invests in BHP project for low-emissions potash mine

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Investment will help create a greener, more sustainable mining industry and bring strong economic benefits to Saskatchewan Saskatoon – Greening Canada’s mining sector is a crucial part of the transition toward a low-carbon economy. That is why the Government of Canada is making investments that will help build a greener future by supporting advancements in sustainable mining practices, while creating …

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Making available higher-quality telecom services 

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Auction results put more spectrum to use, including in rural and remote areas Ottawa – Greater affordability, competition and reliability in the Canadian telecommunications sector have never been more important for Canadians. To support these goals, the Government of Canada is committed to making more spectrum available. François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, announced that more Canadians will …

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National Strategy to advance quantum technologies

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Waterloo – Quantum science and technologies are at the leading edge of research and innovation, with enormous potential for commercialization and game-changing advances, including more effective drug design, better climate forecasting, improved navigation and innovations in clean technologies. The Government of Canada is committed to supporting the continued growth of this emerging sector as it helps drive Canada’s economy and …


Trudeau visits EV charger manufacturer FLO in Shawinigan

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Quebec – From mining, to manufacturing, to charging, Canadian businesses and workers are attracting historic investments in the electric vehicle (EV) supply chain. When electric vehicles are made from Canadian minerals, assembled by Canadian auto workers, and powered at Canadian-made chargers, we secure and create jobs, grow our economy, and keep our air clean now and into the future. Prime …

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ElevateIP partnerships to support startups

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Federal government doubles down on assisting Canadian startups by investing $90M in intellectual property programs to help them grow and succeed Montreal – Rachel Bendayan, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Tourism, on behalf of François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, is announcing the delivery partners of the ElevateIP program. Budget 2021 announced the launch of ElevateIP, with a …

Lunar Exploration Accelerator Program

Canadian technologies used in Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre in UAE to reach moon

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Longueuil – Countries from around the world are getting ready to go back to the Moon, and Canada is playing a major part in this inspiring new endeavour. This morning at 2:38am ET, two Canadian technologies launched on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, onboard the Japanese ispace Mission 1 to the Moon. Canadensys Aerospace Corporation (Canadensys) and Mission Control will test their cutting-edge technologies during this …

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Modernizing Investment Canada Act

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New bill represents the most significant update of the ICA in more than a decade and will address evolving national security concerns Ottawa – Canada has an open economy and is an attractive destination for foreign investments. At the same time, the world is evolving and challenges that could endanger both our national security and prosperity require new tools to …


Benefiting Canada’s seniors and their families

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This investment will support Canadian companies in developing, commercializing and launching new technologies Québec – The Government of Canada is committed to investing in companies that develop groundbreaking technologies and innovative solutions that benefit Canadians, especially seniors, and enable them to take care of their health as well as maintain their independence and lifestyle. Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Health, on …

Philippe Champagne EU tour

Minister Champagne concludes visit to Europe

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Minister continues to promote Canada as the strategic partner of choice for key European allies and strikes new arrangements to help meet growing demand for green mobility Munich – François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, concluded a visit to Belgium and Germany where he met with political and business leaders to promote Canada as a hub for zero-emission …