CBC Special Report, Thursday, May 21, 2015, 7:40 a.m.
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.
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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.
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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.
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.
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.
The grand opening of the NWT Diamond Centre takes place today in Yellowknife, the Diamond Capital of North America™. The Centre, owned and operated by Crossworks Manufacturing Ltd., is an added draw for tourists interested in seeing the journey diamonds make from mine to market. Minister of Industry, Tourism and Investment David Ramsay was in attendance for the opening.
OTTAWA, May 15, 2014 /CNW/ - Canada's territories are outperforming most of their provincial counterparts economically, according to The Conference Board of Canada's "How Canada Performs: Economy" report card.
NWT Chamber of Commerce AGN and Business Conference taking place right now!
Devolution changes everything. It’s not a question of whether we proceed, but how quickly we succeed. So, we’ve assembled a program that defines the new beginning: Devolution 101 and looks ahead to new economic opportunities. And you’ll hear some of the top business success stories of 2013. You don’t want to miss it!
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