Funding new green hydrogen project in Newfoundland & Labrador

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Ottawa – Canadian companies are known for their sustainable approach to resource development and are leaders in innovative clean energy technologies. Gudie Hutchings, Minister of Rural Economic Development and Minister responsible for the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, and Seamus O’Regan Jr., Minister of Labour and Seniors, announced on behalf of Mary Ng, Minister of Export Promotion, International Trade and Economic …

Growing tourism opportunities in Western Newfoundland

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More than $600,000 invested to enhance infrastructure and strengthen the tourism industry Corner Brook – From skiing and snowmobiling in the winter to hiking and mountain biking in the summer, Western Newfoundland is a world-class tourist destination year-round. It supports hundreds of good jobs and generates many direct and indirect economic opportunities. Activities that all grow the province’s reputation as …

Construction Association of NB to address labour shortages

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Fredericton – A robust workforce is the foundation for strong communities, a thriving economy and a more secure future for all Canadians. The governments of Canada and New Brunswick are working together to support innovation in the construction sector, and accelerate future developments that will make a real difference for Atlantic Canada. Jenica Atwin, Member of Parliament for Fredericton, announced …

Cape Breton University creating cutting-edge space

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Government of Canada helps equip new Centre for Discovery and Innovation Nova Scotia – The next generation of innovators will be critical to finding forward-thinking, sustainable solutions to address the challenges of a swiftly changing world. In Nova Scotia, the Government of Canada is helping Cape Breton University develop the high-quality educational infrastructure needed to advance important research and learning, …

Investing in high-speed Internet to over 140 households in BC

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Rural communities to benefit from increased connectivity to high-speed Internet Ottawa – All Canadians need reliable and affordable high-speed Internet, no matter where they live. The governments of Canada and British Columbia are taking action to bring high-speed Internet access to underserved communities. Gudie Hutchings, Minister of Rural Economic Development and Minister responsible for the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, together …

Imperial Theatre gets funding for programming, renovations

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SAINT JOHN – As one of Atlantic Canada’s most beautiful historic performance venues, the Imperial Theatre has been delighting audiences with a range of diverse and quality shows for many years. It is an important driving force behind the cultural vitality of the city of Saint John and beyond. Wayne Long, Member of Parliament (Saint John–Rothesay), announced funding of $258,343 …

Helping Inverness County improve 15 rural climate comfort centres

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The Hurricane Fiona Recovery Fund is helping communities build resilience for future climate-related weather events Inverness County – Climate comfort centres play an essential role during extreme weather events, offering residents a place to shelter, charge devices, use the internet, and check in with family and friends. By providing a space where people can feel safe, supported, and connected during …

Making Richmond County climate comfort centres accessible 

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The Hurricane Fiona Recovery Fund is helping communities build resilience for future climate-related weather events Richmond County – Climate comfort centres play an essential role during extreme weather events, offering residents a place to shelter, charge devices, use the internet, and check in with family and friends. By providing a space where people can feel safe, supported, and connected during …

Port Hawkesbury gets funds to improve amenities at climate comfort centre

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The Hurricane Fiona Recovery Fund is helping communities build resilience for future climate-related weather events Port Hawkesbury – Climate comfort centres play an essential role during extreme weather events, offering residents a place to shelter, charge devices, use the internet and check in with family and friends. By providing a space where people can feel safe, supported, and connected during times …

Investing in growth of agri-food sector in eastern PEI

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Innovative new equipment will help businesses operate more efficiently while meeting growing demand Montague – Atlantic Canada has established itself as a key player within the national and global agri-food industries. Distinctive products emerging from Prince Edward Island continue to grow and strengthen this high-potential sector. The Government of Canada is investing to help three agri-food businesses in eastern PEI …