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Minister Ng announces hotline to provide small businesses in need with financial planning advice amid COVID-19

| Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada | news releases

Small businesses have been facing unprecedented challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic and will continue to do so as they take steps toward reopening. To help them get through this crisis, the Government of Canada has introduced a wide range of supports to help businesses retain their employees, keep their costs low and pay their operating expenses.


Minister Ng announces more support for women entrepreneurs amid COVID-19

| Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada | news releases

Canadian women entrepreneurs are key to our economic success as a country, and they make invaluable contributions to our communities. However, women still face unique and systemic barriers to starting and growing a business, and they remain underrepresented in our economy.


Minister Bains announces new Industry Strategy Council

| Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada | news releases

We know that Canadian workers across numerous industrial sectors are facing economic hardship and uncertainty during the COVID-19 pandemic.


Government of Canada partners with the telecommunications sector to ensure Canadians abroad receive text messages containing key Global Affairs Canada information during the COVID-19 outbreak

| Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada | news releases

The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, and the Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister Foreign Affairs, would like to thank Canada’s telecommunications service providers that have acted quickly to ensure the continuation of critical services in the face of the COVID-19 outbreak.


Offering Canadian consumers more affordable options for their wireless services

| Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada | backgrounders

The Government of Canada has taken action to foster competition in the mobile services market and to improve choice and affordability for consumers. However, Canadians continue to express concerns that the prices for mobile services are too high.


3500 MHz band spectrum auction

| Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada | backgrounders

The Government of Canada is committed to ensuring that Canadians have access to high-quality wireless services and benefit from ubiquitous coverage and affordable prices. In a globalized world, the deployment of 5th generation—or “5G”—telecommunications standards and technologies is essential to Canada’s economic competitiveness.


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