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The Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce, in collaboration with the Ontario Chamber of Commerce, plans to release a follow-up to a report last year, Beneath the Surface, that called the Ring of Fire chromite and base metal deposit a “national priority.”

On March 11 the Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce, in collaboration with the Ontario Chamber of Commerce, plans to release a follow-up to a report last year, Beneath the Surface, ... more >>

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Ottawa, Queen’s Park fund Ring of Fire road study Posted: 3/2/2015 10:34:38 AMThe provincial and federal governments have allotted $732,00...
North Bay business incubator geared to new arrivals Posted: 2/26/2015 11:16:11 AMThe North Bay and District Multicultural Centre is opening a...
Northern leaders state their case at Good Roads confere... Posted: 2/25/2015 3:10:24 PMCommunity leaders from across northeastern Ontario brought t...
Tulloch Engineering acquires Hamilton firmPosted: 2/25/2015 3:04:39 PMTulloch Engineering is expanding into southern Ontario with ...
See ya in court, CN Posted: 2/25/2015 2:54:06 PMThe City of Thunder Bay wants a judge to determine if CN Rai...
Four Northern communities in running to host repository... Posted: 2/25/2015 12:54:45 PMFour communities on Lake Huron’s North Shore – Elliot Lake, ...
Delays force Rentech to borrow to finish pellet plantsPosted: 2/20/2015 2:46:16 PMA California wood pellet manufacturer, which landed a long-t...
Fraser Institute, junior miners slam Ontario Mining Act... Posted: 2/24/2015 10:36:13 AMThe uncertainty created by the Ontario government in its mis...
Thunder Bay tourism companies join forces on adventure ... Posted: 2/19/2015 2:49:31 PMTwo Thunder Bay tourism companies, Wilderness North and Sail...

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