Innovation, Trade and Rural Development - 2009

January, February, March, April, May, June,
July, August, September, October, November, December
 

January

January 12
Media Advisory: Minister to Participate in Launch of Research Network
Province Provides Information Sessions in Central

January 20
Media Advisory: Minister to Address IPMA

January 21
Media Advisory: Announcement of Funding for Fogo Island and Change Islands

January 23
Federal and Provincial Governments Support Tourism on Fogo Island and Change Islands

 

February

February 4
Media Advisory: Minister to Speak at Housing Forum

February 5
Old Perlican Marina to Expand

Fur Farm Operation Receives Provincial Funding

February 6
Precision Industries Seeks to Expand Export Capacity

February 9
Employment Transition Services in Place for Abitibi Employees

February 11
Northstar Network to Secure Industry Certification

February 13
Program Proves Valuable for Manufacturers

February 16
Media Advisory: Minister to Highlight Importance of New Internship Program

February 17
Program Focused on Growing Provinceís Research and Development Capacity

February 19
Tourism Upgrades and Winter Tourism Campaign Launched for Clarenville Area

February 20
Media Advisory: Minister to Speak at Positive Thinkers Club

February 24
Media Advisory: Minister to Address Workshop

February 25
NIFCO to Expand Training and Professional Development Initiatives

February 27
Provincial Government Support Enables Holyrood Company to Operate Year-Round
Media Advisory: Minister to Address Chartered Accountants
 


March

March 3
Springdale-based Inn to Launch Marketing Campaign with Provincial Government Support

March 5
Provincial Government Funding Gives Local Company Mobility

March 6
Regional Arena Receives Provincial Government Investment to Expand

March 10
Young Entrepreneurs Take Flight Through Program

March 11
Task Force Names Members of Community Development Committee

March 12
Media Advisory: Minister to Address HR Management Session

March 13
Over $90,000 in Provincial Government Support Towards Expanded Cainís Quest Snowmobile Race

March 18
Chair of Community Development Committee Announced

March 20
Media Advisory: Minister to Speak at Provincial Craft Wholesale Show and Seminar
New Employment Opportunities Created in Central Newfoundland by "Bridging the Gap"

March 24
Sessions Highlight Value of Protecting Intellectual Property

March 26
Economic Stimulus Investments in Budget 2009 Top $900 Million
Strength Through Innovation: Budget 2009 Positions Newfoundland and Labrador as Centre for Innovation

March 30
Media Advisory: Minister to Address Intellectual Property Workshop
Atlantic Canada Businesses to Take Part in International Ocean Technology Trade Show

March 31
Newfoundland and Labrador Company a Leader in Boat-building Technology


April

April 2
Media Advisory: Minister to Speak at NATI Luncheon
Ministerial Statement - Local Food and Beverage Companies Targeting New Export Opportunities

April 8
Town of Lewisporte to Improve Recreational Marina
Provincial Government to Provide Grants in Lieu of Taxes to Impacted Communities

April 9
Provincial Government Supports Cultural Tourism in Change Islands

April 14
Oil and Gas Companyís Competitiveness Increases with Provincial Government Support

April 15
Information Sessions Scheduled for Grand Falls-Windsor, Happy Valley-Goose Bay and Labrador City
Agrifood Industry Receives Support from Provincial Government

April 16
Local Manufacturer Targets International Marine Market  
Media Advisory: Ministers Available to Media  

April 17
Provincial Government is Committed to Displaced Workers

April 21
Media Advisory: Minister to Speak at CIM Luncheon

April 22
College of the North Atlanticís New Program Supports Growth of Outfitting Industry

April 23
Aviation Museum in Central Region Receives Provincial Government Support

April 28
Improved West Coast Trail Network to Boost Local Tourism Industry
Ministerial Statement - Province Readying for International Conference

April 29
Media Advisory: Minister to Participate in Opening Ceremonies

Ministerial Statement - Government and Community Working Together

April 30
Media Advisory: Minister to Participate in Opening Ceremonies of ROV Competition


May

May 5
Coast of Bays Arts & Exploration Centre Takes Regional Approach to Tourism

May 7
Business, Labour and Government Working Collectively

May 11
Golf Newfoundland and Labrador Begins Year 2 of Market Action Plan

May 12
Media Advisory: Provincial Government to Announce New Crown Corporation

May 13
Province Launches Research & Development Corporation (RDC) to Help Position Province for Prosperity through R&D
Investment in Labrador Ski Club Increases Opportunities for Region

May 14
Ministerial Statement - Traditional Industries Thinking Creatively
Media Advisory: Minister to Address National Marine Engineering Conference

May 19

Protecting Workers: Premier Announces Financial Support to Former AbitibiBowater Workers

May 21
Media Advisory: Minister to Speak at Atlantic Provinces Chambers of Commerce
Media Advisory: Minister to Provide Opening Remarks at Manufactured Right Here Exhibition

May 22
Atlantic Canadian Ports to Promote Atlantic Gateway at European Conference

May 26
Ministerial Statement - Ocean Creates Opportunities for Ireland and Newfoundland and Labrador

May 28
Media Advisory: Minister to Address Land Surveyors

May 29
Media Advisory: Minister to Speak at Official Opening of Placentia Bay Cultural Arts Centre
Federal and Provincial Governments Support Atlantic Companies Exploring Opportunities in Panama

 


June

June 2
Northern Peninsula's Ashton House Restored

June 4
Media Advisory: Provincial Government to Release Strategy for Internationally Recognized Ocean Technology Sector

June 5
Strategy to Advance Canadaís Most Vibrant Ocean Technology Sector Released

June 8
Corner Brook Contact Centre Receives Commitment from Provincial Government

June 9
Delegation to Advance Irish Partnerships

June 11
Recognition of Vibrant Business Community Continues to Grow

June 23
Media Advisory: Minister to Speak at Official Sod Turning

June 24
Local Company to Use $420,000 Government Investment to Target Risk and Insurance Industry

June 25
Media Advisory: Minister to Announce Support for The British Group

June 26
Local Company Positions Itself as Leader in Gaming Industry
Provincial Government Delivering on Commitment to Central Region


July

July 9
Media Advisory: Minister to Announce Economic Development Initiatives

July 10
Close to $4 Million in Economic Development Initiatives Announced for Central Region

July 16
Growing Interest in Cambrian Explosion at Fortune Head Results in Expansion

July 17
Support Services Available for Plant Workers Affected by Closure of Englee Fish Plant
Preparations for Cruise Ship Arrival Underway in Red Bay

Recent International Meetings a Springboard to SEUS//CP Conference

July 21
Newfoundland and Labrador a Trans-Atlantic Cruise Destination

July 22
Provincial Government and CEP Finalize Agreement to Deliver on $35 Million Commitment

July 24
Construction Corporation Pursues European Markets
Delegations Set Out for St. Johnís to Attend SEUS//CP Conference
Media Advisory: Media Opportunities Available at SEUS//CP Alliance Conference

July 28
Town of Winterton to Advance Development of Wooden Boat Museum

July 29
Media Advisory: Minister to Announce Funding To Develop Marine Industrial Park

July 30
Town of Marystown Receives Significant Investment to Develop Marine Industrial Park

July 31
Trinity Historical Society Launches Initiatives to Enhance Historic Sites
 


August

August 3
Province Gearing Up to Enhance Labour Market

August 6
Media Advisory: Minister to Announce Next Phase of Governmentís Broadband Initiative

August 7
Negotiations Set to Begin to Construct and Manage Broadband Network

August 12
SmartBay Marks First Investment Under Oceans of Opportunity

August 13
Media Advisory: Minister Skinner to Participate in Unveiling Ceremony

August 14
Media Advisory: Minister to Address National Association

August 18
Local Company to Commercialize Timesheet Software

August 27
Labrador Outfitters to Study Trouting Season Extension

August 28
Renovations to St. Gabrielís Hall to Create New Opportunities
 


September

September 1
Media Advisory: Minister to Announce Funding to Develop Industrial Area

September 2
Town of Burinís Business Community Expanding

September 4
Labrador Straits to Improve Tourism Product



September 9
Province Selected as Gateway into North Americaís Communications Industry
Atlantic Canada to Host International Bioscience Delegation

September 10
Media Advisory: Minister to Announce Investment in East Coast Trail Association

September 11
Atlantic Canadian Food Industry Companies Return to North Carolina
Media Advisory: Minister to Speak at Walk of Hope
East Coast Trail to Expand its Network with Provincial Government Investment

September 14
Government Partnerships Invest in Artists at Atlantic Film Festival

September 15
Labrador Friendship Centre Sustains Aboriginal Programs with Provincial Government Funding

September 18
Permanent Irish Exhibit to Open at The Rooms
Media Advisory: Minister to Speak at Festival of the Sea

Media Advisory: Minister to Speak to National Association

September 21
Futures from Forests Initiative Launched During National Forest Week 2009

September 24
Media Advisory: Minister to Speak at Newfoundland-Labrador Federation of Co-operatives AGM

September 25
Export and Innovation Awards to Celebrate Excellence

Media Advisory: Minister to Speak at Police and Peace Officersí Memorial Service


October

October 1
Fall Schedule Announced for Program Targeting Manufacturing Sector Development

October 2
Visitors to Relive Late 19th Century Fishing Settlement Through Experience Fogo

October 5
Media Advisory: Minister to Speak at International Shipping Conference
Media Advisory: Minister to Speak at Business Conference

October 6
Media Advisory: Minister to Participate at VMTís Graduation from Genesis Centre

October 7
Media Advisory: Minister to Participate in Official Launch of Outward Bound 2015


October 9
Boardwalk Development Promotes Tourism on Labradorís North Coast


October 13

Media Advisory: Minister to Speak at Top 101 Awards


October 14

Provincial Government Provides $174,000 for Marine Analysis Project in Placentia Bay


October 15

Media Advisory: Ministers to Announce Funding for Atlantic Canada Venture Gateway


October 16

Atlantic Canada Venture Gateway Helps Atlantic Canadian Firms Target International Investment Opportunities

October 19
Small Business Week Recognizes Passion of Newfoundland and Labradorís Business Community


October 26

Media Advisory: Minister to Speak at Stephenville High School

October 27
New Edition of Program Increasing Awareness of Successful Entrepreneurs Launched

October 28
Media Advisory: Minister to Speak at Exploits Valley Economic Development Corporationís AGM

October 29
New Provincial Program Helps Advance Competitiveness of Businesses

October 30
$2.1 Million in Special Assistance Grants Committed to Impacted Communities in Central Region

 


November


November 2

Rising Tide to Enhance Theatrical Production with Provincial Government Support

November 4
Deer Lake to Commence Development Plan

November 5
New Positions Will Help Manage Crown Land Resources

November 6
Media Advisory: Ministers to Announce Funding for Industrial Trades Facility

November 9
Federal and Provincial Governments Announce Funding for Grand Falls-Windsor College Campus

November 10
Media Advisory: Minister to Participate at Remembrance Day Ceremony
Media Advisory: Minister to Speak at Fine Craft and Design Fair

November 13
Media Advisory: Ministers to Attend Music NL Awards Gala

November 18
Export and Innovation Awards Showcase Provinceís Best
 

November 19
Battle Harbour to Undertake Improvements

November 20
Media Advisory: Minister Skinner to Speak at AGM

November 24
Long Cove Tourism Enhancement Project Launched

November 25
Channel-Port aux Basques Modernizes Industrial Facility to Attract New Business

November 26
Media Advisory: Minister to Speak at Public Policy Symposium

November 27
Media Advisory: Minister to Speak at 100th Anniversary
 


December


December 1

CDC Helping to Create Stronger, More Diversified Central Region

December 3
Alpine Development Alliance Undertakes Renovations of White Hills Ski Resort

December 4
Bonavista Heritage Encourages New Business Opportunities

December 8
Ministerial Statement - Local Businesses Gain Valuable Information from Governmentís Suite of Programs
Media Advisory: Minister to Announce Investment in Bluedrop

December 9
Bluedrop Receives $500,000 Investment to Diversify e-Learning Solutions

December 10
Media Advisory: Minister to Speak at Veteransí Pavilion

December 16
Projects Aimed at Developing New Generation of Innovators

December 18
St. Johnís Engineering Firm to Secure Competitive Edge

December 21
Ministerial Statement - Trade Activities Creating New Opportunities

December 22
New Infrastructure Enables Coast of Bays Company to Maximize Production
Significant Progress Made in Improving High Speed Internet Access
 


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