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canada, news, infrastructure

By OMX | April 23, 2018

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Announced in 2016, the federal government's long-term infrastrucure plan is investing more than $180 billion over 12 years. Here's where Investing in Canada is at so far - and where it's going in the future.

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What you need to know about Canada's $1.6 billion IDEaS program for defence challenges

By OMX | April 12, 2018

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The Innovation for Defence Excellence and Security (IDEaS) program, announced in June 2017 in Canada’s defence policy, Strong, Secure, Engaged, has officially launched this week.

Here's everything you need to know about this $1.6 billion program - and how you can submit a proposal and win funding.

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Features, canada, news, oil and gas

By OMX | April 9, 2018

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This week, Kinder Morgan Inc. announced it would stop spending money on the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion between Alberta and B.C. 

Here's the missed economic opportunity if the pipeline is cancelled.

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NATO chief praises Canadian plans to grow defense spending

By OMX | April 5, 2018

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“Let me commend Canada for investing more in defense,” said NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg at a news conference with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Wednesday on Parliament Hill. “After years of decline, defense spending now is increasing and I welcome your government’s commitment to make further increases.”

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$7.2 billion still to be allocated for Canadian infrastructure spending

By OMX | April 2, 2018

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The Office of the Parliamentary Budget Officer just released the "Status Report on Phase 1 of the New Infrastructure Plan (NIP)." 

Of the total $14.4 billion budget for NIP Phase 1, only half has been allocated. Here's what you have to know about the $7.2 billion that has yet to be attributed.

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Did you know?  Canadian policy states that 100% of defence investments must go back to  Canadian businesses.  That's $3,735,199,162 of unclaimed opportunities.  Learn more >>