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Ontario East Participates in Workshop with Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada

Ontario East was represented by director Bob Peters, Manager, Cornwall Economic Development, at a workshop in Toronto aimed at gathering input...

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Meet the team bringing talent and jobs to Eastern Ontario

Municipalities across Eastern Ontario are working together through the OE-TISP program

For the last three years, the Ontario East Talent...

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Multimodal logistics village taking shape near Cornwall could be first of many, Avenue 31 CEO says

By Heddy Sorour, Ottawa Business Journal, February 27, 2023

Avenue 31, the Ottawa-based real estate and development company behind the...

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Magna investments in Ontario to add up to 100 jobs in Belleville

By Paul Martin, News, Quinte, February 15, 2023

Plans to enhance a major company's auto-parts operations in the province include a major...

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Ontario East 2023 AGM and Board of Directors Update

The Ontario East Economic Development Commission (Ontario East) held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) on February 8, 2023 in Toronto at the...

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Cannabis firm Canopy Growth to lay off 800, close Smiths Falls HQ

The Canadian Press, February 9, 2023

Canopy Growth Corp. will lay off 800 workers as part of a transformation plan that will see the...

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Ontario East Quarterly Meeting Round-Up

Ontario East was pleased to host a sold out Quarterly Networking Meeting in Belleville on December 2nd, where we were welcomed by Mayor Neil Ellis...

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Government of Canada invests nearly $10 million in community infrastructure and tourism to grow the economy and create jobs in Kingston and surrounding region

November 24, 2022 News Release, Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario

FedDev Ontario supports 37 projects in Frontenac,...

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Speakers, Panelists Discuss New Economic Realities at L&G Summit

KEMPTVILLE – Responding to the new economic realities was the focus at the Leeds Grenville Economic Development Summit.

The Honourable...

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New innovation centre helps Kawartha Lakes businesses ‘Launch’

By Catherine Whitnall, Kawartha Lakes This Week, November 8, 2022

Participants can access multiple in-house partners, including direct...

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