FedDev Ontario funding supports women in advanced manufacturing
Over $6.5 million for YWCA Hamilton to address critical labour gaps
Premiers’ demands for long-term health funding increase
They want Ottawa add at least $28 billion a year to its annual health transfer payment, but the issue is taking a back seat to the pandemic.
Funding for General Fusion from US Department of Energy
Potential to improve the quality of the plasma used to create fusion.
Federal government still working on investments in Fiat Chrysler, GM
Open to working with other automakers who submit plans to increase their footprints in Canad
$150M for shovel-ready projects in Alberta that cut emissions
Federal and provincial joint funding targets rapid job creation, economic opportunities.
Inquiry into Alberta oil and gas critics extended to Jan. 31
Looking at foreign interests bankrolling campaigns against fossil fuel development.
Ontario provides $2.5M to five North Bay manufacturers’ projects
Support provided through the Northern Ontario Heritage Fund.
Feds invest $7.8M in York Region’s advanced manufacturing capabilities
FedDev Ontario funding will help three manufacturers scale up, increase capacity and create 116 new jobs.
NGen provides $3.5M to fund to two COVID-19 projects
Support provided for medical-membrane based CO2 filtration and testing technologies.
Liberals announce $18M in funding for small food producers
Will help companies weather COVID impacts and be well-positioned for future business.
Ont govt. delivers up to $4B to support municipalities and transit
Details on specific allocations will be provided in the coming weeks
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Three companies get Supercluster funding for COVID-19 projects
So far there are 19 projects amounting to $27 million in funding on the go.
Auditor General needs bigger funding boost due to pandemic
Priorities are to examine the government’s ability to buy PPE for health-care workers, food supply and CERB.
Liberals look to fill EI gaps as some set to exhaust CERB aid
Now budgeted at $60 billion, CERB has paid out $43.51 billion to 8.41 million people as of June 4.
DFO rolls out funds for fish, seafood sector in response to COVID-19
Fisheries minister calls on Canadians to consider the importance of the seafood industry when buying food.
More pandemic funding coming for off-reserve Indigenous People
Many already among Canada’s most vulnerable before the pandemic hit received small share of previous funding.
Humber gets $1.8M in research funding from NSERC
Money will support social innovation and design-driven analytics.
Feds pledge COVID-19 financing help for biggest companies
Loans begin at $60 million for companies that have gone to banks or the market and were unable to meet financial needs.
Advanced manufacturing Supercluster innovators battle COVID-19
NGen invests $21-million in projects to make ventilators, components, test kits, face shields and a coating that kills bacteria and viruses on contact.
Farmers, food processors to get fed funds to help foreign workers isolate
Essential to the food supply, must quarantine for 14 days when they arrive in Canada.
Trudeau to announce funding to deal with growing COVID-19 cases
Business, labour groups want looser restrictions on employment insurance payments for people who are off work due to illness.
Pro-Innov and Trépanfils receive $124,419 CED funding for projects
Money will help with product development and purchase of machinery.
Usimax gets $800,000 REGI funding for CNC machinery
Quebec manufacturer makes a wide range of speed reducers and specialized gears.
Ontario’s Tory government cancels retroactive cuts to municipalities
Premier Doug Ford said he heard from municipalities that they could find savings in their own budgets, but they needed more time to do so.
$560,000 CED funding for three Laval innovators
Projects will improve research, production and marketing.
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Ottawa invests $100M in steel, aluminum SMEs across Canada
Manufacturers and users will get non-repayable contributions for productivity and technology projects.
Costs swell: Saskatchewan sues Ottawa over uranium mine cleanup deal
The province and feds were originally supposed to split cleanup costs for the site, but Saskatchewan says Ottawa hasn’t lived up to its commitment.
Canadian Coast Guard to increase focus on Arctic through creation of new branch
Critics say more is needed than reorganization, coast guard is underfunded.
Ontario Tories quietly release list of campaign promises, call it final plan
PCs update website with promises; price tags attached but no explanation how each pledge will be funded.
Ottawa gives automotive technology a $41M boost
Strategic Innovation Fund aims to create or maintain more than 2,600 jobs.