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Atlantic First Nations create new foundation to pursue philanthropic funding – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Jun 7, 2018  By Keith Doucette THE CANADIAN PRESS HALIFAX _ Atlantic Canada’s First Nations communities have established a new foundation to help gain better access to hundreds of millions of charitable dollars that currently only trickle into reserves across the country. At a news conference Thursday, organizers said the goal of the […]

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In the news today, June 7 – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Jun 7, 2018  Eight stories in the news for Thursday, June 7 ___ ELECTION DAY IN ONTARIO After weeks of attack ads and controversies, Ontarians go to the polls today to elect a new provincial government. With Liberal Leader Kathleen Wynne admitting she’s unlikely to be re-elected as premier, the race appeared to […]

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In the news today, June 6 – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Jun 6, 2018 Five stories in the news for Wednesday, June 6 ___ FINAL DAY OF CAMPAIGNING IN ONTARIO ELECTION The three major party leaders in the Ontario election race have one more day of campaigning before voters head to the polls. A poll released Tuesday suggests Andrea Horwath’s NDP and Doug Ford’s […]

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Industry looks for ‘creative ways’ to brand legalized marijuana – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Jun 6, 2018  By Kevin Bissett THE CANADIAN PRESS SAINT JOHN, N.B. _ Marijuana industry titans will gather in New Brunswick next week to discuss how to market cannabis in a competitive legal marketplace, and other issues raised by the dawn of government-run weed. The World Cannabis Congress will host 450 industry leaders […]

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We’koqma’q chief says he’s optimistic about aquaculture growth following federal funding – 101.5FM The Hawk

June 04, 2018 The chief of the We’koqma’q First Nation in Inverness Co. says some new federal funding will go toward new aquaculture equipment and upgrading existing resources. Rod Googoo says they hope to have 92 cages by 2019; they currently have 64 after they only had 27 cages in 2017. Rodger Cuzner, the MP […]

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We’koqma’q First Nation grows aquaculture success

Expanding fish farm infrastructure enables Aboriginal community to hire more residents, build economy June 1, 2018 – Whycocomagh, NS – Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency The federal government is investing in Indigenous Peoples and supporting the skills and resources they need to fully participate in the economy and strengthen their communities. That is why the Government […]

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Smart Cities Challenge improving the lives of Canadians through innovation, data, and technology

Halifax, Nova Scotia, June 1, 2018 – By encouraging innovation and the use of data and connected technology, the Government of Canada is empowering communities to become more liveable and inclusive, while creating economic opportunities for Canadians. Today, the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, announced the 20 finalists of the Smart Cities Challenge, […]

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Emera Completes $300 Million Preferred Share Financing

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia– Emera Incorporated (TSX:EMA): Emera Incorporated (“Emera”) (TSX:EMA) announced today that it has completed its bought deal offering of 12,000,000 Cumulative Minimum Rate Reset First Preferred Shares, Series H at a price of $25.00 per share for aggregate gross proceeds of $300 million. The syndicate of underwriters was led by Scotiabank, CIBC Capital […]

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Emera Announces Election of Directors

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia–Emera Inc. (TSX: EMA) announced that at its annual meeting of shareholders held on May 24, 2018, on a vote by ballot, each of the 12 nominees proposed as Directors and listed in its Management Information Circular dated March 15, 2018 were elected as Directors. The detailed results of the vote for the election […]

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Provincial Government Enhancing Passenger, Vehicle and Freight Capacity for Northern Labrador Ferry Service

May 25, 2018 For the first time in the province’s history, communities in northern Labrador will be provided with roll on, roll off ferry services that will change the way residents travel to and from their communities. The Request for Proposals (RFP) for ferry services for the north coast of Labrador issued today will allow […]

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