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Exchange of ideas aim of upcoming mining safety conference (4/02)

Business leaders and employees in the mining industry will have an opportunity to increase their awareness of safety and health issues within the industry during an upcoming conference.

E-business workshop offered to mining equipment, service companies (4/02)

Mining equipment and service firms will have an opportunity to acquire skills in implementing e-business solutions for their company through a full day e-commerce workshop designed for the mining industry.

Mining technology expert to speak on hardrock mining innovation (4/02)

On April 24 Michael Hood, CEO for the Centre for Mining Technology and Equipment in Australia, will present a seminar at Laurentian University, entitled Hard Rock Innovation and Magic.

Lack of private-sector interest in convention centre project (4/02)

Some Sudbury city councillors are not happy with the private sector's response to a local convention centre.

Sudbury sells off call centre (4/02)

A municipally owned call centre in Sudbury, closed since December, is calling people back to work after being sold to a Toronto operator. Capreol Connex, which was owned by the former Capreol Community Development Corp.

City council begins budget deliberations (4/02)

The City of Greater Sudbury council has adopted a short-term and long-term financial plan to deal with this year's budget. The long-term financial plan will be developed to address the city's fiscal needs for the next 10 years.

Apprenticeship programs receive funding (4/02)

Collège Boréal received about $400,00 for the college's apprenticeship programs through a $3.7-million funding program set up by the Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities.

Sudbury airport seeks public input (4/02)

Citizens are encouraged to take part in the developing stages of the Greater Sudbury Airport by becoming part of the air services advisory panel.

City holds young entrepreneur networking event (4/02)

By Diana Scheddin A roll of Lifesavers may be all that is needed to create an effective marketing campaign that elicits emotion and attracts new clients.

Online training market expands (4/02)

By Diana Scheddin Rather than sending employees into a classroom environment to learn new skills, an increasing number of industries are training staff through, a Web-based training company. "Minetraining.