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Paskwayak Business Development Corporation

Opaskwayak Cree Nation The Opaskwayak Cree Nation is one of Manitoba’s largest land holding First Nations grounds, with territory near The Pas (about 630 kilometres northwest of Winnipeg). Known [...]

Town of Happy Valley Goose Bay

A few years ago, Leo Abbass, would never have dreamed one of the challenges he would face as Mayor of Happy Valley-Goose Bay, N.L., was overpopulation. Located in the vast tundra of Labrador, the [...]

City of St. John’s

North America’s oldest city is also one of the most picturesque. Situated on the most easterly point of the continent, St. John’s downtown is a patchwork of brightly painted row [...]

East Side Road Authority

East Manitoba makes for rough terrain, especially to the 13 First Nations communities that call this isolated area home. Known as fly-in communities, these areas cannot be accessed via road, save [...]

Exclusive Interview: Mr. Jack Hayden, Minister of Tourism, Parks and Recreation

Alberta’s parks and protected areas network includes a spectrum of sites ranging from intensively developed recreation areas to pristine wilderness. These sites provide opportunities for [...]

City of Brantford

Perhaps Chris Friel, Mayor of the City of Brantford, put it best. “We are a community that has a rich history and a dynamic future,” Friel said in speaking with The Canadian Business [...]

Port of Belledune

Located on some of the shortest shipping routes between Europe, North America and Arctic markets, and home to the country’s most modern terminals, New Brunswick’s Port of Belledune, [...]

University of Toronto Mississauga

This is a spectacular time of year to visit the University of Toronto Mississauga (UTM) campus, U of T’s western Greater Toronto Area campus. UTM’s unique setting on 225 acres of [...]

Osoyoos

The Osoyoos Indian Band Development Corporation, based in Osoyoos, B.C., is an organization that promotes economic sustainability and self-sufficiency within its native area, covering more than a [...]

City of Moncton

Like any major city, the City of Moncton’s local economy and future prosperity are closely tied. But what’s different about Moncton is its feel: the local townspeople are renowned for [...]

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