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Ottawa, Petawawa, top Ontario income rankings

By Susan Burgess, CBC News, September 13, 2017

The Ottawa area has the highest median household income in the province, closely followed by...

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Income growth is sluggish in Ontario — but business is booming in two unexpected places

By Daniel Kitts, TVO, September 15, 2017

Why Petawawa and Timmins are leading the province

Asked to think of the most prosperous places in...

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Ontario East Economic Development Commission "Economic Developer of the Year" Announced at the Ontario East Municipal Conference in Kingston

For Immediate Release, September 13, 2017

[KINGSTON, ONTARIO] The Ontario East Economic Development Commission (OEEDC) recognized Ann Weir...

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Smiths Falls New Brand Wins National Award

September 13, 2017, For Immediate Release

Niagara Falls, Ontario – The Town of Smiths Falls launched their new brand identity in June 2017...

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Application for ICCI 2018

ICCI PROGRAM LAUNCH:

As of, September 6, 2017, the Invest Canada-Community Initiatives (ICCI) component of the Global Markets Support Program...
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Bay of Quinte’s Food Processing Cluster is Growing Again

Two food processors in Belleville, Ontario have announced expansions to their operations.  The Province of Ontario is partnering with Vantage...

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Willis Manufacturing Expands To Second Location - 7,000 sq ft of additional space

For Immediate Release, 

ODESSA, ON, August 24, 2017– Willis Manufacturing, a local custom metal fabrication corporation, has successfully...

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Tri-Association 13th Annual Manufacturing Conference Registration Opens

For Immediate Release:

The organizing committee of the Tri-Association Manufacturing Conference (including the Northumberland Manufacturers...

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Haliburton Highlands Food and Travel Guide: 15 Best Restaurants, Things To Do & Place To Stay

By Raymond Cua, Travelling Foodie, Food and Travel Blog

Haliburton Highlands is a popular cottage country in Ontario. It is comprised of...

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Applications for RED program now being accepted!

Applications will be accepted from July 31, 2017 (9:00 a.m.) to September 29, 2017 (5:00 p.m. Eastern)

Ontario's Rural Economic Development...

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