MONTREAL, November 22, 2022 /CNW Telbec/ – SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC), a fully integrated professional services and project management firm with offices around the world, is pleased to announce the launch of Aboriginal E3a special purpose limited partnership formed between SNC-Lavalin and Indigenous Community and Engagement (ICE), a leading Indigenous stakeholderRead More →

New analysis released on Monday explains why countries across Africa would be wise to aim for massive investments in renewable solar power and avoid the pitfalls of the so-called “Dash for Gas” paradigm that would cripple economies with stranded assets, would waste billions on expensive fossil fuel infrastructure and increaseRead More →

The Ghana Free Zones Authority (GFZA) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with a private developer for the development of approximately 1,500 acres of land located at Yabiw/Shama in the Western Region. Designated under its special economic zones, an amount of between US$250 million and US$300 million is expectedRead More →

The Nebraska Department of Economic Development (DED) announces the 2nd round of funding for the 2022 Public Works Opportunity available through the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program. A program of the Federal Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) administered by the DED on behalf of ineligible communities inRead More →

WASHINGTON, DC – The Indian Affairs Bureau of Indian Economic Development announced grants totaling $3.9 million under two programs that support economic development in Indian Country – the Native American Business Incubator Program and Native American Business Development Institute Feasibility Study Program. “Entrepreneurship has a long history in Indian Country,Read More →

The American Petroleum Institute (API) today released a new analysis detailing the economic and energy security benefits of API’s 10 in 2022 policy plan to restore American energy leadership. The study found that implementing the 10-point policy framework could spur nearly $200 billion in direct investment, generate more than 225,000Read More →

From Charity Nwakaudu, Abuja Minister of State for Science, Technology and Innovation (STI), Henry Ikechukwu Ikoh, said that the federal government is constantly monitoring the strengthening of the national science, technology and innovation policy. innovation to enable the country to achieve economic diversification and growth. Ikoh said this during theRead More →

JIM Arenovski, longtime resident and president of Island Training Solutions, spoke about community and economic development at the Rotary Club of Saipan’s weekly lunch meeting at Hyatt’s Giovanni’s restaurant on Tuesday. With wit and humour, Arenovski underlined the link between economic development and individual attitudes. At CNMI, he said, theRead More →

The island nation of Mauritius is set to host the African Economic Conference (AEC) 2022 (https://AEC.AfDB.org) from December 9-11, its Minister of Finance, Economic Planning and Development, Dr Renganaden has said. Padayachy. Thursday at a press conference announcing the event. The African Economic Conference is Africa’s premier forum for discussingRead More →

• Cleveland Mayor Justin Bibb was named Co-Chair of the Mayors Commission on Water Equity, alongside Milwaukee Mayor Cavalier Johnson, at the group’s national meeting in September. The group, which has over 175 member municipalities, met to discuss lead service line replacement efforts and needs; issues related to stormwater managementRead More →

Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh speaks during the meeting. (Photo: VNA) New York (VNA) – Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh shared Vietnam’s experience in economic development towards social justice during a Sustainability Impact Meeting organized by the World Economic Forum in New York on September 23.Read More →

Press release 19th Annual Ontario Economic Summit Highlights Strategies to Support the Province’s Growth September 22, 2022 TORONTO – September 22, 2022 – Today, the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) announced the exciting in-person return of its annual flagship event, the Ontario Economic Summit (OES). In his 19e year, theRead More →

Teacher. D.MukhopadhyayEconomic growth determines the future well-being of society and the long-term growth of gross domestic product (GDP) is primarily determined by productivity which, in turn, determines the skills of the labor force of a nation and relevant skills can be measured by standardized tests of cognitive achievement. Researchers haveRead More →

Strengthening regional cooperation between the countries has become a priority as challenges and uncertainties increase in the context of the Russian-Ukrainian war and changing geopolitical dynamics. Analysts said the South Asian bloc, one of the least integrated regions in the world, could finally “wake up to the need” to integrateRead More →

On August 23, the Marin County Board of Supervisors unanimously adopted the “Marin County Economic Vitality Strategic Plan.” It represents the first economic strategy in the county’s history and comes at a crucial time as we recover from the coronavirus pandemic and manage uncertainty in the economy over the nextRead More →

Robert Allen, president of the Texas Economic Development Corporation, said reviving the economy begins with diversifying higher education pathways. COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The Brazos Valley Economic Development Corporation hosted its 2022 Executive Luncheon at the Texas A&M Hotel and Conference Center on Thursday, September 1. Robert Allen, president andRead More →

The creation of special economic zones (ZES) dates back to the 1950s and, as globalization has deepened over the years, they have taken importance worldwide as an instrument that governments use in The framework of national development plans to support economic development, promote industrialization and provide a platform to local/internationalRead More →

There was a time when the outside world, especially the developing countries, called India a nation of snake charmers because there was no development or literacy at that time. Also, as the majority of the people in the country lived in rural areas and depended on agriculture or other relatedRead More →

NAICOM Head Office, Abuja The National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) said that despite macroeconomic challenges that have plagued businesses in Nigeria, the insurance sector recorded an annual growth rate of 6.2% at the end of March 2022. The commission also said that the market size of the sector also grew byRead More →

Investment in startups should be encouraged for economic growth, experts said. They were speaking at a virtual session titled “Levering Startup Investments for Bangladesh’s Economic Growth”, organized by LightCastle Partners, Startup Bangladesh Limited, Anchorless Bangladesh, Bangladesh Angels and BD Startup Founders. Over the past decade, Bangladeshi startups have raised overRead More →

LOOGOOTEE — The Martin County Alliance for Economic Growth Board of Directors has hired local businesswoman Jessica Potts as the organization’s new executive director. The Martin County Alliance for Economic Growth is an organization responsible for leading business attraction, retention, and expansion efforts in Martin County. Potts is excited toRead More →

Since the June 2020 launch of its Leading Education & Economic Development (LEED) initiative until January 2022, Foot locker has invested near $54 million in programs designed to improve educational and economic opportunities for black people. The Initiative as a whole represents a $200 million commitment that includes expanding programsRead More →

ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi said economic and financial soundness was vital for making independent decisions and observed that the country could achieve accelerated economic growth by imparting skills to young people and women through short and in-depth trainings in various fields, particularly in information and communication technologies. (TIC). HeRead More →

Written by BT/MTI The Hungarian government will continue to cultivate high-level cooperation with economic players, the Minister of Technology and Industry said Monday at a business forum of the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham). Forums such as the Coalition for Artificial Intelligence, the Hungarian Hydrogen Alliance and the Circular EconomicRead More →

Comment this story Comment I often hear people living in prosperous cities say that other metropolises should copy their economic policies. Examples? Be more business-friendly. Keep taxes low. Showcase your city’s unique assets. Foster an entrepreneurial culture. Make your city a more affordable destination. Make your city a more exclusiveRead More →

Guardian Abuja correspondent Tina Abeku won the top prize for the most outstanding newspaper article on Women’s Economic Empowerment (WEE) in Nigeria. His report also beat out 11 other contestants to win the best-written WEE article award in the competition, which aims to promote WEE reporting in Nigeria. The awardRead More →

Michael Olugbode Association of Professional Bodies of Nigeria (APBN) President Akin Oyegbola has blamed the country’s sluggish economic growth on high inflation, insecurity and continued fuel shortages. He said so during a press conference on the second meeting of the APBN Board of Directors 2022 held in Abuja, yesterday. OyegbolaRead More →

Michael Hicks Over the past two weeks, Hoosier executives celebrated two new factory announcements in the state. Together, they promise 1,900 factory jobs and about $4.6 billion in new investment. Unsurprisingly, this is the kind of stuff elected officials love to brag about. The sunny news release on economic developmentRead More →

Local governments are bolstering economic development appropriations for several regional agencies during this summer’s budget approval process. Funding for many agencies is on the rise, as New Hanover County and the City of Wilmington approve their respective budgets for the 2022-23 fiscal year. This budget round, Wilmington International Airport, whichRead More →

Many of us often refer to the “good old days” and the era we think of seems to range from thirty to a hundred years ago, depending in part on our age. But Franklin Pierce Adams, one of the most eminent American chroniclers of the early twentieth century, noting theRead More →

Report finds that MENAP economic cooperation has become a strategic imperative for prosperity and socio-economic development Food safety represents a priority area for businesses in the region to come together and push for meaningful progress Research shows that most of the impact – around 75% – can be achieved throughRead More →

On May 3, the Mendocino County Board of Supervisors voted to appoint the West Business Development Center (West Center) as the economic development liaison for the county’s fledgling economic development program. Specifically, the motion, which passed unanimously, directs the Executive Office to work with West Center as part of theRead More →

Growing regional ties and cooperation are driving rapid economic recovery for Algeria and Turkey, despite nearly two years of pandemic disruption and market volatility. A series of landmark agreements between Turkey and Algeria deepen bilateral cooperation, with the two countries sharing positive economic prospects. Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune’s three-day presidentialRead More →

With the aim of stimulating rural development and stimulating economic growth and development, OCP Africa seeks to improve the production of fruits and vegetables to boost agricultural productivity. Akin Akinwande, Head of Business Development and Digital Projects, OCP AFRICA, believes there was a need to improve partnerships and collaboration inRead More →

To begin to realize women’s potential as entrepreneurs, the private and public sectors must work together to enable better access to markets and finance. Women entrepreneurs are gradually making their mark on a global scale. Image courtesy of Corporal Natalie Rostran/Wikimedia Commons According to “How to Rebuild Global Business forRead More →

Seychelles has exceeded expectations in its macro-economic reforms and is an example for other developing countries, an executive director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said on Tuesday. Chang Huh, executive director of the IMF board representing a group of 16 countries, including Seychelles, made the statement to reporters afterRead More →

Benchmarks for U.S. stocks were down midday, with the S&P 500 extending its longest streak of weekly losses in more than a decade, while government bonds rose as investors weighed the risks of a higher inflation and lower economic growth. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 1.3% to 32,474.3, withRead More →

OGDENSBURG — The new director of economic development for the Ogdensburg Bridge and Harbor Authority said he wants to use the authority’s awareness of the diversity of infrastructure to generate new jobs in the country’s north. “As I get to grips with the speed and learn all the intricacies …Read More →

At West Virginia University, purpose is one of our fundamental pillars and we put words into action by formally continuing the Association of Public and Land Grant Universities Innovation and Economic Prosperity designation program to refine and enhance its economic engagement and purpose as a community. partner. Although the APLURead More →

Sri Lanka and Pakistan can follow the “Bangladesh economic miracle” model to avoid their economic crisis. While Sri Lanka is going through an economic recession, its South Asian neighbor Bangladesh has confirmed itself as a South Asian economic miracle. As Bangladesh celebrates its 51and anniversary of independence this year, itsRead More →

BEIJING: Rising cost of China’s zero-Covid policy threatens to derail Beijing’s ambitious gross domestic product (GDP) target, analysts say as supply chains rumble, ports face delays and Shanghai remains under lockdown. Growth in the world’s second-largest economy was already slowing in the second half of last year with a housingRead More →

Connect-Consultanta consulting agency designed to bridge the gap between economic developers and site consultants, announces its 2022 list of North America’s Top 50 Economic Developers, which includes Holly Schroeder of the Santa Clarita Economic Development Corporation. The economic development professionals selected for this list were nominated by their colleagues inRead More →

This non-refundable contribution of $400,000 will be used to expand the Fintech Hub and support 125 entrepreneurs and startups. MONTREAL, April 5, 2022 /CNW/ – Non-profit fintech incubator and fintech ecosystem development organization Cadence has received a $400,000 Grant from Canadian Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED) to expand theRead More →

Governor Jared Polis wants to make small businesses a priority of his administration and during a presentation to government leaders last week in Burgdorf, he spoke of the need to reduce barriers to those starting new businesses. The governor, who got his start founding several startups, discussed topics such asRead More →

ANN ARBOR, MI, USA, March 28, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — MichBio and the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) enter into partnership to support more opportunity, investment and growth in the device industry Michigan Medical Services, an industry priority in the state and a vital part of MEDC’s efforts to enable upwardRead More →

Chinese President Xi Jinping applauds during the closing session of the National People’s Congress (NPC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China March 11, 2022. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BEIJING, March 17 (Reuters) – Chinese President Xi Jinping hasRead More →