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Feds give $500K to project to promote northern mining at annual conference

VANCOUVER—The federal government is spending $ 500,000 to lure investors to develop untapped mineral resources in Yukon, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut. Yukon MP Larry Bagnell announced the initiative in Vancouver on Sunday on behalf of Melanie Joly, minister of economic development and official languages. The Yukon Mining Alliance will use the funding to showcase…

CES 2020: What to expect from the annual tech bonanza

There’s now just a few days to go until the world’s leading manufacturers take to the stage in Las Vegas to showcase their latest hardware at CES 2020. Everything from toothbrushes and refrigerators to smartphones and televisions — and even internet-connected toilets — is set to be unveiled during exclusive media events on January 6.…

CES 2020: What to expect from the annual tech bonanza

It’s December and that can only mean one thing: There’s less than a month to go until the world’s leading manufacturers like LG and Samsung take to Las Vegas to showcase their latest hardware at CES 2020 — with everything from toothbrushes and refrigerators to smartphones and televisions set to be unveiled. But there will…

Bank of Canada announces finalists for the fifth annual Governor’s Challenge

The Bank of Canada has announced the five finalist teams in the 2019-20 edition of The Governor’s Challenge, a competition where university students simulate the role of advisor to the Bank’s Governing Council. Congratulations to: University of British Columbia, coached by Jonathan Graves and Michael Devereux University of Calgary, coached by Paul Serletis Lakehead University,…