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  • Timmins awarded place in immigration pilot project

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    Friday, June 14, 2019
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    Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) announced today that Timmins is one of 11 communities across Canada to be awarded a place in the Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot project. “This is...

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  • Timmins Employer Council Publishes Strategies for Local Labour Issues

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    Tuesday, May 28, 2019
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    The Timmins Employer Council (TEC) is publishing a Toolkit to help Timmins employers address labour attraction and retention issues. “The Far Northeast Training Board suggests we’ll lose 40% of the workforce...

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  • Emerging business model training coming to Timmins

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    Tuesday, February 5, 2019
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    Interview opportunity with Barb Stegemann, Top 100 Most Powerful Woman in Canada

    An upcoming Social Enterprise Roundtable will introduce attendees to an emerging business model...

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  • Apply to be a board member for the Arts and Culture Council

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    Tuesday, December 18, 2018
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    An interim group has finalized the Terms of Reference for the Arts and Culture Council in Timmins. The Timmins Economic Development Corporation (TEDC), Timmins Museum and Tourism Timmins...

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  • Barb Stegemann returning to Timmins for Social Enterprise Roundtable

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    Monday, December 10, 2018
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    Barb Stegemann, a “Top Game Changer” on CBC’s Dragon’s Den, CEO and founder of The 7 Virtues, and a Women’s Executive Network Top 100 Most Powerful Women in Canada will deliver a keynote address...

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  • Local organizations promoting businesses in the region

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    Thursday, December 6, 2018
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     The Timmins Economic Development Corporation (TEDC), the Business Enterprise Centre and the Productivity and Innovation Centre (PIC) are highlighting businesses in the region.

    In a series of testimonial...

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  • Social Enterprise Day sheds light on innovative business model

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    Thursday, November 15, 2018
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    November 15th is Social Enterprise Day and the Timmins Economic Development Corporation (TEDC) and the Business Enterprise Centre are helping spread the word. The two organizations are hoping more entrepreneurs will...

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  • New investment will bring 25 jobs to Timmins

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    Thursday, October 11, 2018
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    Certarus, a fast growing Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) company with strong roots in Western Canada, is moving forward with a $54M multi-site investment in Northern Ontario to service off-grid industrial clients. This...

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  • New project launching to solve labour issues in Timmins

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    October 1, 2018
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    The latest issue of Working Together, a local labour market plan created by the Far Northeast Training Board (FNETB), states that 76.9% of employers in our region are experiencing staffing issues.

    As a result,...

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  • New discoveries to be made in Timmins with latest initiative

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    March 21, 2018

    The TEDC has reached its funding goal for phase one of a bilingual wayfinding and digital sign initiative, thanks to generous contributions from community partners.

    This morning, the TEDC invited members from the Venture Centre, Timmins...

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