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News Food & Beverage General
July 27, 2020  

Yukoners turn to farming to build self sufficiency, market for local food

As Yukon’s local food business develops, there’s potential to start exporting food products to Alaska or southern Canada

News Pulp & Paper General
June 12, 2019  

Expert says forests killed by insects or fire need to be protected

Yukon saw 67 wildfires covering an area of more than 856 square kilometres last year.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
April 23, 2018  

Canada to oppose Alaska oil drilling on caribou habitat: minister

Porcupine herd is considered crucial to the physical and cultural health of Indigenous people.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Minerals Oil & Gas Business Operations Economy General
September 14, 2016  

‘Hardest part is behind’ territorial economies: conference board

Economic growth is expected to average 1.8% in the three territories between 2016 and 2020.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
June 22, 2016  

Feds ink infrastructure funding deal with Yukon

Worth almost $52.3 million for this year and next to help pay for 22 projects.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General
March 17, 2016  

Will huge gas resource in BC, Yukon and NWT get to market?

It’s not clear whether companies behind export proposals will ultimately decide to go ahead.

News Energy Government Manufacturing Oil & Gas Economy General
March 9, 2015  

Yukon regrets releasing fracking docs to media

E-mail to other government departments mistakenly went to local reporter.

News Manufacturing Business Operations
January 23, 2013  

CFIB gives Nova Scotia a “D” for red tape burden

Red Tape Report Card says province has made no progress in eliminating bureaucratic burden for small business.

News Production Sustainability
September 14, 2012  

Plastic to oil machine generates heat from landfills

Machine chews through 240 kilograms a day to produce enough oil to heat 70 homes in northern Canada.

News Oil & Gas Business Operations Operations Production Sustainability
September 13, 2012  

Mining the territories has huge potential: report

GDP in the territories is expected to grow by 3.6% in 2012, and accelerate by 5.4% in 2013, according to a report by the Conference Board of Canada.

News Energy Manufacturing Business Operations Operations Sustainability Technology
August 21, 2012  

Harper says northern development is a “national dream”

Resource projects in the north have attracted $8 billion in investments, which are expected to create 3,000 much-needed jobs.