Contract Awarded to Increase Access to Oncology Services in Labrador West

Health and Community Services

Residents in the Labrador West area will benefit from increased access to services for cancer patients through the construction of a new oncology suite at the Labrador West Health Centre. A tender has been awarded to Enercon Builders Inc. to construct the new suite, made possible through a Budget 2015 investment of approximately $450,000.

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Source:: Government of Newfoundland and Labrador


TOMRA Sorting Solutions Equips its Belgian Test and Demo Centre with New Cold Room

TOMRA Sorting Solutions has installed a new cold room in its test and demonstration center in Leuven, Belgium. …read more

Source:: Net Resources International – Food Processing Technology


Government Seeks Feedback on Monetary Penalties to Enforce Environment Act

By Environment Environment — Government is seeking feedback from Nova Scotians on proposed changes to the Environment Act that would allow new monetary penalties for companies that do not comply with environmental approvals. …read more

Source:: Government of Nova Scotia


CBSA firearm and ammunition seizure leads to criminal convictions

By Canada Border Services Agency The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced that Donald Hare of Toronto pled guilty on April 13, 2015 to charges under the Customs Act for false statements and smuggling, as well as a number of Criminal Code charges. Hare received an eight year sentence, with four years under the Customs Act and four years under the Criminal Code, along with forfeiture of his guns and vehicle. …read more

Source:: Government of Canada


Ontario Opens New OPP Detachment in Kawartha Lakes

By (Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services) Ontario is opening a new a state-of-the art Ontario Provincial Police detachment in the City of Kawartha Lakes to replace the previous aging facility and to help improve community safety in the area. …read more

Source:: Government of Ontario


Premier touts New Brunswick investment opportunities on Boston trip

Premier Brian Gallant was in Boston today to speak with business and technology leaders and tout the advantages of investing in New Brunswick. …read more

Source:: Government of New Brunswick


Provincial Government Investments Promote Business, Industry and Tourism

Business, Tourism, Culture and Rural Development

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador is continuing its commitment to supporting the diversification of regional economics with two projects in the Placentia area and St. Mary’s region. The Argentia Management Authority will receive $98,000 to develop emerging marine and industrial business opportunities, and the St. Mary’s Bay North Development Association will receive $29,000 to promote tourism attractions.

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Source:: Government of Newfoundland and Labrador


BERNHARDT-Packaging and Equipment for the Pharmaceutical Industry

BERNHARDT manufactures high-barrier flexible packaging and efficient equipment for filling and sealing for the pharmaceutical industry. …read more

Source:: Net Ressources International – Pharmaceutical Technology