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Has this eastern Ontario startup created the firefighting product of the future?

Julie Ireton · CBC News · Posted: Jan 16, 2020 

Company seeking U.S. approval for non-toxic flame suppressant

As Quincy Emmons and Zackery...

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Ontario East Economic Development Commission Seeks New Executive Director

The Ontario East Economic Development Commission was created 30 years ago with a mandate to develop, implement and administer strategies to...

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The Canadian Agricultural Partnership: Cost-Share Funding-Intake Now Open

Applications for the Place to Grow: Agri-Food Innovation Initiative will be accepted from January 6-27, 2020

The Place to Grow: Agri-food...

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Centre for Workforce Development Seeks Letters of Interest for Digital Skills for Youth Program

Who we are?

The Centre for Workforce Development (CFWD) is one of the 26 Boards in the Province of Ontario funded to conduct local level...

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New one-of-a-kind app will map eastern Ontario

Joseph Tunney · CBC News · Posted: Dec 09, 2019

Carleton developing first-of-kind app for eastern Ontario business development


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Ontario Launches Canada's First Job Site Challenge

Ontario is launching a provincewide Job Site Challenge to identify shovel-ready mega sites where automakers or other advanced manufacturers could...

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Ontario East and Invest Ottawa Agree to Cooperate on Economic Development at FDI Forum in Nation's Capital, November 26, 2019

On November 26, the Ontario East Economic Development Commission hosted an FDI Forum in Ottawa to raise awareness of investment opportunities in...

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Regional Job Creation Program Launched In Eastern Ontario

Friday, November 8, 2019, for Immediate Release:

First step in government’s transformation of business supports

(Gananoque) — The Ontario...

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Free Trade Agreements

By Christian Siviere, Last updated November 1, 2019

Free trade agreements (FTAs) provide great opportunities for exporters, as they enable...

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The Incoterms 2020 Update (important information for importers and exporters)

By Christian Siviere, October 4, 2019 

The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has released the long-awaited 2020 update of their...
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