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Cliffs of Fundy Geopark taking steps to attract visitors

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Government of Canada supports creation of enhanced visitor experience honouring unique historical and geological assets of the region Five Islands – Atlantic Canadian tourism organizations and operators are working hard to find new approaches to deliver world-class tourism experiences that tell the stories of the region, and what makes it such a special visitor destination. The Government of Canada is …

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New ecofriendly plant opens in Drummondville

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The manufacturer will receive $1 million in financial assistance to accelerate the green shift and sustainable development in Quebec’s regions. Drummondville – Businesses have a key role to play in ensuring Quebec’s economy makes the energy transition. They seek to innovate and grow by becoming more competitive in a greener world. That is why Pablo Rodriguez, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Quebec Lieutenant, on behalf of the Minister …

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Supporting projects to mark National Day for Truth & Reconciliation

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OTTAWA – We recognize this statement may contain information that is difficult for many and that our efforts to honour Survivors and families may act as an unwelcome reminder for those who have suffered hardships through generations of harmful government policies toward Indigenous Peoples. If you need someone to talk to, a National Residential School Crisis Line offers emotional support …

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MUTEK festival is set light up Quartier des spectacles

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MONTRÉAL – The long months of the pandemic were hard on cultural organizations. The Government of Canada supported such organizations during this challenging period as they sought to find other ways of doing things. After two hybrid editions, this year’s 23rd edition of the MUTEK Festival is coming to venues in the Quartier des spectacles. The Minister of Canadian Heritage …

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Canada supports 60th season of Shaw Festival

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FedDev Ontario invests over $6 million to support tourism recovery in the Niagara Region Niagara-on-the-Lake – The Shaw Festival—one of the world’s leading repertory theatre companies with 13 or more productions each year—is the second largest repertory theatre company in North America and one of the largest employers in the Niagara Region. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Shaw Festival’s 2020 …

Kebaowek First Nation Cultural Centre

Constructing Kebaowek First Nation Cultural Centre

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Kipawa – Pablo Rodriguez, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Quebec Lieutenant, on behalf of Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs, Infrastructure and Communities, announced federal funding of more than $8.9 million for the construction of a building that will be home to the Kebaowek First Nation Cultural Centre. “What we are announcing today is more than an investment in brick …

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New funding of $41.8m to prevent gun, gang violence

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Montréal – Quebecers deserve to feel safe at home. That is why the Government of Canada is taking action on gun violence, with a comprehensive plan that gets guns off our streets and puts more resources into our communities. The overarching element of our plan is to eliminate the root causes of gun crime. That is why we launched the …

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Investing in digital shift with support for Gorepas & Marie Morin Canada

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The two South Shore (Montréal) food processors receive a total of nearly $1.8M in financial assistance from CED. Saint-Bruno-de-Montarville – Supporting business digitization contributes to economic development in Quebec’s regions. That is why Pablo Rodriguez, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Quebec Lieutenant, on behalf of Pascale St-Onge, Minister of Sport and Minister responsible for CED, today announced a total of $1,776,000 in investments in Gorepas Industrie …

recovery support for Canadian arts culture and heritage

Recovery support for Canadian arts, culture and heritage 

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GATINEAU – Our arts, culture and heritage sectors have been some of the hardest hit throughout the pandemic, especially organizations that depend on in-person attendance. As tourism begins to recover and visitors gradually return to our theatres, museums and galleries, we continue to be there to help organizations that have been most affected by the impacts of COVID-19. Minister of …

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Invests over $40M to support  Quebec’s tourism 

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CED awards $500,000 in financial assistance to INFINITY Experiences. Montréal- A key driver of the economy, the Canadian tourism industry generated over $100 billion in annual revenues before being decimated by the pandemic. Today, the Government of Canada is investing over $40 million to help the tourism industry thrive again and reach its full potential. Pascale St-Onge, Minister of Sport and …