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  • Ontario Appoints First Chief Investment Officer

    Ontario has appointed Allan O'Dette, a seasoned business executive and entrepreneur, as the province's first Chief Investment Officer. 

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  • Ontario Adds 4,600 Jobs in February

    Employment in Ontario increased by 4,600 in February, the seventh straight month of job growth for the province.  

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  • Ontario Adds 28,800 Jobs in January

    Employment in Ontario increased by 28,800 in January -- bolstered by gains in manufacturing, finance, insurance, real estate, rental and leasing, and accommodation and food services sectors. 

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  • Ontario Investing in Manufacturing in Guelph

    Ontario is partnering with Guelph Manufacturing to invest in new equipment and expand its capabilities, creating 31 new jobs and retaining 523 positions in Guelph.

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  • Strengthening Auto Sector Manufacturing in London

    Ontario is partnering with Armo-Tool to help expand its operations, creating 15 new jobs and retaining 145 positions in London.

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  • Protecting 4,000 Jobs in Ontario's Auto Sector

    The governments of Ontario and Canada are partnering with Honda Canada to help the company modernize its Alliston assembly operations, ensuring the plant remains competitive and helping to secure the next generation of vehicle production in the province.

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  • Ontario Adds 9,100 Jobs in December

    Employment in Ontario increased by 9,100 in December -- bolstered by gains in construction and professional, scientific and technical services. 

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  • Ontario Investing in Manufacturing in East Garafraxa

    Ontario is partnering with Jaylor Fabricating to help expand its operations, creating 10 new jobs and retaining 59 positions in East Garafraxa.

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  • Ontario Adds 18,900 Jobs in November

    Employment in Ontario increased by 18,900 in November -- including gains in finance, insurance, real estate, rental and leasing and information, culture and recreation. 

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