Today, in Winnipeg, the Honourable Jim Carr, Minister of International Trade Diversification, spoke with representatives from the Association of Manitoba Municipalities. The Minister highlighted key investments in Budget 2019, Investing in the Middle Class...
The Honourable Jim Carr, Minister of International Trade Diversification will speak with representatives of the Association of Manitoba Municipalities to highlight how investments in Budget 2019 will help middle class Canadians feel the impact of Canada’s economic growth. That includes helping more Canadians find an affordable home, prepare for well-paid jobs, retire with confidence and get prescription drugs when they need them. The Minister will also share how increases in investments in municipalities will strengthen rural communities and help them to thrive.
Since 2015, the Government of Canada has focused on strengthening and growing the middle class, and offering real help to people working hard to join it. This plan is working: since November 2015, hard-working Canadians have created more than 900,000 new jobs.
The Honourable Jim Carr, Minister of International Trade Diversification will highlight how investments in Budget 2019 will help Canadians find and keep good jobs in a rapidly changing job market and in an increasingly competitive global economy.
Today, the Honourable Jim Carr, Minister of International Trade Diversification was in Winnipeg, Manitoba, where he met with Mayor Brian Bowman to highlight Budget 2019, Investing in the Middle Class...
Canada is tapping new markets and linking Canadian entrepreneurs with new customers around the world so their businesses can expand, create well-paying jobs across the country and enhance Canada’s prosperity.
The Honourable Jim Carr, Minister of International Trade Diversification, will discuss new opportunities created by Canada’s free trade agreements in a series of events on March 13 and 14 in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.
Today, Omar Alghabra, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of International Trade Diversification, announced $17 million over five years to expand the successful Canadian Technology Accelerator (CTA) program. As outlined in the Fall Economic Statement 2018, this funding is part of Canada’s commitment to help small and medium-sized enterprises expand and diversify their exports.
The Canadian Technology Accelerator (CTA) is a program of Global Affairs Canada’s Trade Commissioner Service. It offers high-intensity programming that helps selected high-growth, high-potential Canadian technology firms scale up by connecting them with export, investment and partnership opportunities in global innovation centres. Over the course of a four- to six-month program, CTA participants are provided with tailored support ranging from in-market working space and coaching to market validation and introductions to potential partners, clients and investors.