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Premier Announces More Than $800 Million in New Agreements in Beijing

News Release: November 24, 2017

Partnerships with Chinese Businesses Creating 860 Ontario Jobs

Today at a ceremony in Beijing, Premier...

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Marriott Opening Hotel in Petawawa in 2019

By Celina Ip, The Daily Observer, Saturday, November 18, 2017

PEMBROKE - PETAWAWA – Petawawa will have a new accommodation option for...

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Peterborough & the Kawarthas Tourism Launches New Website to Inspire Visitors to Experience the Region's Unique Offerings

[PETERBOROUGH, ON]: Peterborough & the Kawarthas Tourism has launched a new and improved website that aims to attract visitors with powerful,...

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Ontario East Municipal Conference to be held in Cornwall in 2018

Cornwall Ontario - Over 500 delegates from across Eastern Ontario are expected to descend upon the NAV CENTRE next year for the Ontario East...

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The final Rural Economic Development (RED) program intake for 2017 closes December 1, 2017

If you are thinking about submitting an application to RED make sure you:

Read the RED guidelines Understand if your project is eligible...
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Best Practices for Downtown Revitalization-OMAFRA

Building on the online model developed by the Agriculture Economic Development and Planning Community of Practice (AED COP), the Ontario Ministry...

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Peterborough & the Kawarthas Economic Development Announces Business Retention & Expansion Project

Media Release: Tuesday, November 7, 2017

[PETERBOROUGH, ON]: Peterborough & the Kawarthas Economic Development has launched a project...

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Hain Celestial Chooses the Bay of Quinte for New Facility

Hain Celestial has announced a new $10M food processing facility to be located in City of Quinte West, part of the Bay of Quinte region in Ontario...

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Bioenterprise New Graduate Employment & Mentorship Program

Start-ups, are you looking to meet skilled, job-ready new grads seeking employment opportunities with an innovative business like yours?

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Walmart Logistics Celebrates Opening of Harmony DC

Cornwall Ontario - Walmart Logistics officially opened its new distribution centre in Cornwall this week.

The large modern facility...

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