Broader Immigration and Investment in Equipment and Technology Key for Atlantic Canada: CFIB

Recently the federal government moved to make it easier to re-invest in technology and business infrastructure. The proposed tax measures will enable businesses to immediately write off the full cost of some types of machinery and equipment, and allow companies of all sizes and in all sectors to expense a larger share of newly acquired …

Help Wanted

A group of senior federal Ministers were in Summerside recently along with the Atlantic premiers to talk about the Atlantic Growth Strategy. The AGS has a number of moving parts but immigration has been a central cog. The Atlantic Immigration Pilot Project (AIPP) has great potential, but businesses across the region need encouragement to buy …

Fall Back Up with Denis Ryan

Denis Joseph Patrick Ryan. Irish musician turned successful businessman. He is one of Canada's leading performers, helping establish the modern form of traditional Celtic music throughout North America, England, and Australia. Denis was born in Newport, County Tipperary, Ireland, immigrating to Toronto in 1969. Eventually moving to St. John's, Newfoundland, he founded what became one …