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  • Ontario Collaborates with Med-Tech Innovation Hub in the Fight Against COVID-19

    TORONTO ― The Ontario government is working with Medical Innovation Xchange (MIX), Canada's first industry-led hub for med-tech start-ups, to provide non-medical manufacturing companies free support as they retool to provide essential supplies and equipment to health care facilities during COVID-19.  

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  • Ontario Funds Innovative Company to Help Fight COVID-19

    TORONTO - The Ontario government is providing Virox Technologies Inc. with $850,000 from the Ontario Together Fund to help the local manufacturer double its production of disinfectants and create jobs. The investment will assist in keeping people, frontline workers and communities safe and stop the spread of COVID-19. Virox is the first manufacturer to receive money from the Ontario Together Fund.

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  • Ontario Launches Small Businesses Consultations

    TORONTO — Ontario is continuing to take action to build a more competitive business environment. Today, Prabmeet Sarkaria, Associate Minister of Small Business and Red Tape Reduction joined by Vic Fedeli, Minister of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade, Jill Dunlop, Associate Minister of Children and Women's Issues, and Parliamentary Assistant Donna Skelly, announced the next step in engaging with Ontarians by launching a new provincewide consultation to determine how the government can help small businesses grow, compete and succeed.

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  • Ontario's Job Growth Remains Stable Amid Global Uncertainty

    TORONTO - Workers, businesses and communities are creating new jobs and new opportunities across the province as the government's plan to create a more competitive business environment and make Ontario open for jobs continues to deliver results.   

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  • Innovative Mining Technology to Create New Opportunities for Ontario

    TORONTO — The Ontario government has announced a new investment of $900,000 with Sudbury-based SHYFTinc. to support the creation of new jobs and continued economic growth in northern Ontario. The new partnership will help the company develop an innovative inventory management system that will make freight delivery to open-pit and underground mines safer and more efficient.

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  • Ontario Making Cambridge Open for Business

    CAMBRIDGE — The Ontario government is helping businesses create good jobs in Cambridge by investing in the region's advanced manufacturing sector. 

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  • Ontario Continues to Lead Nation in Job Creation

    TORONTO - Ontario's government continues to deliver on its core commitment to create and protect good jobs as part of its plan to build Ontario together through a thriving and growing economy.

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  • Ontario Investing in Tools Needed to Drive a Strong Economy

    Peterborough — The government is committed to building Ontario together by supporting ground-breaking research across the province to advance health care, drive new business, improve competitiveness and create jobs.

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  • Ontario Supporting Job Creation in Windsor-Essex County

    Windsor — The government is helping build Ontario together by investing in local businesses to help create 194 new jobs and retain 199 positions in the automotive and manufacturing sectors. 

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  • Ontario Awarded A- Grade for Making Ontario Work Smarter for Business

    TORONTO — For the second straight year, Ontario has received the province's highest grade ever in an annual report card that evaluates governments across Canada on their progress in easing regulatory burdens on job-creating businesses.

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  • Ontario's Open for Jobs Plan Working

    TORONTO —  The government's plan to build Ontario together is working — creating more jobs, putting more money in people's pockets and building towards the future.

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  • Making it Easier for Businesses to Find Skilled Workers

    BELLEVILLE - The Ontario Government is helping businesses in small and rural communities attract and retain skilled workers through a new Regional Immigration Pilot program. Chatham-Kent, Cornwall and Belleville/Quinte West were selected to participate in an effort to fulfill labour needs that are not currently being met locally.

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  • Ontario Delivering Better Services with Northern Broadband Project

    Parry Sound - Ontario is supporting an innovative project that will bring high-performance broadband access to more than 200 homes, while providing a model for low-cost expansion to surrounding communities. 

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  • Ontario Strengthens Trade and Investment with India

    TORONTO — Today, Vic Fedeli, Ontario's Minister of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade, and India's National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that will increase economic opportunities for businesses and create jobs in the innovation and technology sectors.

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