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Understanding Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement

Creating jobs and opportunities for Northwest Territories residents The Canada-European Union Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) will bring benefits to every region of our country. It will unlock new opportunities by opening new markets for Canadian businesses and creating new jobs for Canadian workers. CETA is a 21st-century, gold-standard agreement and is Canada’s most ambitious trade initiative ever. It […]

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MP Ryan Leef on Navigable Waters

I read with interest Dennis Bevington’s Bill C-543 An Act to amend the Navigable Waters Protection Act (Peel River). The Navigable Waters Act is an act designed to deal with obstructions to Navigation in respect to certain classes of vessels. It is not a body of legislation designed to protect the environment, habitat, or water […]

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Conservatives Celebrate $299 Million Tuktoyaktuk-to-Inuvik Highway

Prime Minister Stephen Harper officially announced the Conservative Government’s support of the Tuk-Inuvik Highway in April of 2011 while visiting Matco Transportation Systems. (Image © John Curran) Tuktoyaktuk, NT – During Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s visit to Yellowknife on Monday, March 11, 2013, members of the Western Arctic Conservative Association applauded the announcement of increased […]

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