Recent News

May 27, 2015

SOMBA K'E/YELLOWKNIFE 
Yellowknifer, May 27, 2015 - When the Yellowknife Chamber of Commerce sent out a survey about a plan to tax localized businesses to make improvements in their areas - called business improvement districts - first impressions definitely weren't great. 

May 27, 2015

Karen K. Ho
Northern News Services
Wednesday, May 27, 2015

SOMBA K'E/YELLOWKNIFE
Dominion Diamond recently released the production and sales results of their Ekati and Diavik mines for their fiscal first quarter of 2016. 

May 25, 2015

LLI GOLINE/NORMAN WELLS-NWT & Nunavut News/North

There's an estimated 191 billion barrels of shale oil in two fields in the Sahtu region, according to an evaluation by the territorial government and National Energy Board released May 22.

May 22, 2015

CBC Special Report, Thursday, May 21, 2015, 7:40 a.m.

 

May 22, 2015

Business owners and managers in the Fort Simpson region took part in a Small Businesses workshop on May 20, 2015, made possible through the Business Programs Technical Support (BPTS) division of the Department of Industry, Tourism and Investment (ITI)’s Dehcho regional office.

May 21, 2015

Stewart Burnett
Northern News Services

 

LIIDLII KUE/FORT SIMPSON
After spending more than three years working in Nunavut, Michael Rudkin is glad to see trees again.

 

Rudkin was recently hired to be the senior administrative officer for the Jean Marie River First Nation.

"Never take anything for granted," said Rudkin, who spent five years working in Alberta before stints in Pond Inlet and Gjoa Haven.

May 18, 2015
Karen K. Ho
Northern News Services

SOMBA K'E/YELLOWKNIFE

Bill Mercer may work for an exploration company in the business of searching for rare earth minerals, but he's already found a way to generate dramatic energy savings.
May 12, 2015

8,000 people estimated to attend weekend event featuring 160 vendors

YELLOWKNIFER-Karen K. Ho

Thousands of people flocked to the Multiplex this past weekend for the annual Yellowknife Trade Show.

May 11, 2015

NORTHERN JOURNAL - Meagan Wohlberg

Ten companies hold over 3 million hectares in oil and gas leases in the Beaufort Sea, along with numerous declared significant discovery areas.

Global oil prices may be down, but that isn’t stopping the NWT from encouraging companies to invest in infrastructure now to prepare for the eventual market rebound.