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Snuneymuxw First Nation and FortisBC Holdings Inc. sign agreement for Tilbury LNG projects, strengthening long-standing relationship

Snuneymuxw Territory —FortisBC Holdings Inc. (“FortisBC”) and Snuneymuxw First Nation (“Snuneymuxw”) are pleased to announce an agreement to work in close collaboration on the Tilbury Projects. On January 26, 2023, Snuneymuxw Chief Mike Wyse invited FortisBC President and CEO Roger Dall’Antonia to sign the agreement on Snuneymuxw traditional territory. The agreement respects Snuneymuxw’s rights in […]

by ahnationtalk on January 30, 20239 Views

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The Daily Monday, January 30, 2023

Monthly estimates of business openings and closures, October 2022 In October 2022, the number of active businesses declined by 0.3% (-2,563), following three months of no growth or negative growth. Excluding the beginning of 2020 with the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, this was the first time on record that the number of active businesses […]

by ahnationtalk on January 30, 20236 Views

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Indigenous Procurement Webinar: Doing Business with Government

Credit: ThinkSask This webinar provides Indigenous businesses an opportunity to hear from representatives from provincial, and federal governments as they share information on requirements for submitting bids/proposals. Presentations by The Ministry of SaskBuilds and Procurement, and by Public Service and Procurement Canada. Follow the links below for more information: **Information from Procurement and Public Service […]

by pmnationtalk on January 29, 202331 Views

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Where are the successes and failures in Reconciliation: Indigenous Watchdog 2022 Year-in-Review

Where are the successes and failures in Reconciliation: Indigenous Watchdog 2022 Year-in-Review Indigenous Watchdog: Hamilton: What does reconciliation look like as we approach the 8th anniversary of the release of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission Summary Report in June 12015? Indigenous Watchdog has created a picture based on an examination of all 431 positive “Actions […]

by pmnationtalk on January 29, 202328 Views

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Including NCC in consultations over proposed road link to north coast insulting to Labrador Inuit

January 27, 2023 The Nunatsiavut Government is offended and disappointed that the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador continues to include the NunatuKavut Community Council in the consultation process for the pre-feasibility study on establishing a road link connecting Labrador’s north coast with the Trans-Labrador Highway. “The NCC is not a collective entitled to Indigenous rights […]

by ahnationtalk on January 27, 202348 Views

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Canada-Nunavut Housing Benefit (CHB) Program

27 January 2023 The Canada-Nunavut Housing Benefit (CHB) program, administered by the Department of Family Services, provides temporary financial relief to individuals or families in private rental accommodation. It provides access to benefits for housing on the private market so individuals, youth, or families can transition through a period of vulnerability or crisis. This program […]

by ahnationtalk on January 27, 202332 Views

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B.C. transfers land back to Lake Babine Nation, benefits the region

Jan. 27, 2023 BURNS LAKE – The Province and Lake Babine Nation are taking the next step in the journey to recognize and implement the Nation’s rights and title through the signing of a new land transfer agreement. The agreement will enable Lake Babine Nation to take back control of 20,000 hectares of waterfront and […]

by ahnationtalk on January 27, 202339 Views

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SCO Urges Prime Minister to Include First Nations Leaders in Health Meeting

January 27, 2023 ANISHINAABE AND DAKOTA TERRITORY, MB — Today, the Southern Chiefs’ Organization (SCO) is calling on Prime Minister Trudeau and the Government of Canada to ensure that First Nations leaders are included in health discussions on February 7, 2023. “Health care systems are in crisis. They are not meeting the needs of First Nations […]

by ahnationtalk on January 27, 202352 Views

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Fortune Bay Announces Grant of Stock Options

HALIFAX, NS January 27, 2023 – Fortune Bay Corp. (TSXV: FOR, FWB: 5QN, OTCQX: FTBYF) (“Fortune Bay” or the “Company”) announces that the board of directors of the Company has approved the granting of 1,100,000 incentive stock options (the “Options”) pursuant to the Company’s Stock Option Plan to its directors, officers, contractors and employees.  Directors […]

by ahnationtalk on January 27, 202333 Views

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Team Nunavut prepares for 2023 Arctic Winter Games

27 January 2023 On January 20, members of Team Nunavut’s to the 2023 Arctic Winter Games in Wood Buffalo, Alberta, presented Premier P.J. Akeeagok, Community and Government Services Minister David Joanasie, and members of the Legislative Assembly with official Team Nunavut gear and pins. Representing the team were futsal players River McCluskey and Pearl Uluqsi, […]

by ahnationtalk on January 27, 202324 Views

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