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Details of Trans-Pacific Partnership Released

The Government of Canada has released the full text of the Comprehensive and Progressive Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP), as well as its projected economic impacts. The CPTPP is a new free trade agreement between 11 countries –¬†Australia, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Japan, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore and Vietnam. Once this agreement enters into force, it…

2017: Canada’s Best Year for Tourism

In 2017, Canada welcomed the highest ever number of tourists – 20.8 million. The previous record was set in 2002, approximately one million tourists lower. “Today’s results are yet another reminder of what has been clear for a while now: Canada is back. And more and more, the world wants to come and visit. We…

Canada’s 5 Innovation Superclusters Announced

In 2017, the Government of Canada challenged Canadian businesses, research institutions, and other innovation actors to propose projects and initiatives that would create jobs and spark innovation in Canada. Five of these proposals have been chosen to receive part of the $950 million that the Government is investing into its Innovation Superclusters Initiative. Two of…

11 Long-Term Drinking Water Advisories Lifted in Slate Falls

All Canadians deserve access to clean water. As of February 12, 11 long-term drinking water advisories have been lifted in Slate Falls Nation, a community in Northern Ontario which has had these advisories in place since 2004. Since 2016, the Government of Canada has invested in 349 water and wastewater projects in 275 communities across…

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