Navdeep Bains at CTS 2017

Ontario’s ‘Ring of Fire’ region gets $69.2 million broadband boost

The federal government and Ontario provincial government are making a combined $69.2 million broadband investment into Ontario's "Ring of Fire"...

October 6th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Startup visa pilot program to become permanent, federal government says

A four-year-old pilot program aimed at helping immigrants launch startups in Canada is becoming permanent, the federal government announced Friday....

July 28th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Canadian government investing in faster internet for Western Canada

British Columbia, Alberta, and Manitoba are getting a $10 million dollar boost from the Government of Canada to improve high-speed...

July 11th, 2017 Alex Radu

Navdeep Bains - CAN-Med

Ottawa announces $1.2 billion Strategic Innovation Fund

Ottawa is launching a new $1.26 billion Strategic Innovation Fund that's available across all sectors, Innovation, Science and Economic Development...

July 5th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Hashtag Trending – LTE wireless speeds and net neutrality

Wireless service in Canada is among the fastest in the world. The U.S. is about to have a fight on...

June 7th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Navdeep Bains at CTS 2017

Liberals ask CRTC to review WiFi roaming decision; start down path to 5G

Innovation, Science, and Economic Development Minister Navdeep Bains will direct the Federal Cabinet to review a March 1 decision by...

June 5th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Innovation Superclusters

Ottawa unveils plans for $950 million innovation ‘supercluster’ spending announced in budget

If the Liberal government's plan to fund innovation "superclusters" with $950 million raised questions when it was introduced with this...

May 24th, 2017 Brian Jackson

Canadian saving concept budget

Expect talent, investment, and Canada to be key points in the 2017 federal budget

The 2017 Canadian federal budget will be officially introduced in the House of Commons on Mar. 22, and it is...

March 20th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Navdeep Bains with youth

Liberals unveil launch date for Global Skills Strategy ahead of budget

The Liberal government announced this morning in Ottawa that the Global Skills Strategy for Canada will launch June 12.  that seeks...

March 9th, 2017 Brian Jackson