Filomena Tassi

Creating jobs, economic growth through Invest Ottawa’s Area X.O

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FedDev Ontario invests nearly $5.4 million to support 140 new companies, create and maintain 745 jobs and the commercialization of 40 new products, services or processes at Area X.O  Ottawa – For 10 years, Invest Ottawa has provided innovators in the Ottawa Region with the tools and space needed to realize their ideas for products and services. This includes Area X.O, …

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Kanata-based medical diagnostics company developing innovative technologies

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FedDev Ontario invests nearly $1 million for Evik Diagnostic Innovations Inc. to scale-up production and create 12 highly-skilled jobs Kanata – Health technology has the capacity to improve the lives of millions of Canadians. The Government of Canada is investing in the potential of Canadian businesses developing innovative health technologies so they can scale up, create jobs, and seize new …

Randy Boissonnault

40 projects get $14m in Barrie, Bruce Grey Simcoe counties

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Barrie- Randy Boissonnault, Minister of Tourism and Associate Minister of Finance, on behalf of Filomena Tassi, Minister responsible for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario), announced a total investment of nearly $14 million for 45 projects in Barrie and the surrounding counties of Bruce, Grey and Simcoe. These investments, through the Tourism Relief Fund (TRF) and the Canada Community Revitalization …

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Supporting Milton, Mississauga-based aerospace manufacturer

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Over $9-million FedDev Ontario investment is helping Cyclone Manufacturing Incorporated to commercialize 1,500 parts and support 110 jobs at Milton and Mississauga locations Milton – Canada’s aerospace industry is one of the most research‑intensive and export-focused manufacturing industries in our country and employs thousands of highly skilled workers across the country. In southern Ontario, manufacturers play an integral part in …

Filomena Tassi

Supporting Windsor-Essex manufacturing sector

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FedDev Ontario invests more than $5.3 million for two manufacturers to expand and create 55 jobs Oldcastle – The Windsor region is home to a thriving manufacturing sector that supports many industries, including automotive, food and beverage, and aerospace. The Government of Canada continues to support manufacturers to help them bring new products to market, create jobs and grow southern …

Filomena Tassi

8 GTA businesses receive over $14m to create jobs 

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Ottawa – Filomena Tassi, Minister responsible for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario), announced a total investment of over $14 million, through the Jobs and Growth Fund and the Business Scale-up and Productivity stream, to support the scale up and growth of eight innovative businesses across the GTA. This consists of support for the following projects: Recipient Name Project Funding contribution …

Filomena Tassi

Investing in 1st-in-Canada eco-friendly wood pallet manufacturer

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FedDev Ontario invests $3 million in Niagara Pallet and Recyclers Ltd. to support clean-tech adoption and create 30 jobs in Smithville Smithville – The Government of Canada is committed to investing in local businesses as they adapt, become more sustainable and create jobs for the future. Filomena Tassi, Minister responsible for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev …

Filomena Tassi

Boosting economic growth of 3 Waterloo tech businesses 

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FedDev Ontario investment of $10 million for three companies to create 80 jobs and scale up innovative technologies  Kitchener – Kitchener-Waterloo boasts one of the most dynamic and diverse tech industries in North America. The Government of Canada is committed to investing in these companies and entrepreneurs as they push the boundaries to expand globally, create jobs, and strengthen our …

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Funding Crisis Hotlines for Gender-Based Violence in Nova Scotia

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Halifax – Crisis hotlines are a lifeline for survivors of gender-based violence and are critical support services. During the pandemic, the demand for crisis hotline services has significantly increased across Canada. Marci Ien, Minister for Women and Gender Equality and Youth, announced $700,000 to support crisis hotlines across Nova Scotia. Minister Ien was joined by Karla MacFarlane, Minister responsible for …

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Canada supports growth of medical diagnostics company 

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FedDev Ontario invests up to $2 million for SQI Diagnostics Inc. to expand commercial-scale production and create and maintain 30 jobs Etobicoke – The Government of Canada is investing in Canadians to create jobs and growth in innovative health technologies. Filomena Tassi, Minister responsible for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario), announced an investment of up to …