Federal and provincial effort will promote food, education, clean growth, and tourism sectors.
Morneau warns the Kinder Morgan deal does not set a new precedent for other projects.
Optimism is low that the former DSME Trenton facility will re-open as a major employer.
Seven in the Maritimes: five in New Brunswick and two in Nova Scotia by the end of 2018.
Study says removing barriers could create gains across Canada as high as 3.3% of GDP.
Conference Board of Canada says Alberta’s oil woes create a ripple effect.
Atlantic Provinces Economic Council predicts modest economic gains in 2015.
But the Atlantic Provinces Economic Council says a number of major capital projects should turn things around.
The 439 projects are worth a record $122 billion in investment, up 7% over last year.
Quebec, Atlantic provinces disproportionally benefit from hidden equalization
Housing starts in the US, expected to increase by about 25% next year, should benefit Atlantic lumber producers.
Under new rules, those who claim EI frequently will need to prove they’re actively seeking work.
The company’s six-year exploration agreement is the largest exploration rights bid in Atlantic Canada.
NB Power says it has completed a major part of the refurbishment of Atlantic Canada’s only nuclear power plant.