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2 New Program For Harvesters

November 5, 2020

Two new programs to support harvesters and families going out on the land in 2020-2021 are now taking applications. 1) Take a Family on the Land Program: As per this program, families engaged in outdoor learning experiences to spread the Northern values and perspectives will be provided up to $10,000 as funding. Applications for this […]

Northwestel to offer unlimited Internet for $10 more – Awaits Approval

October 19, 2020

A tariff application for new business and residential Internet packages with an unlimited data option has been submitted by Norwestel to CRTC for approval. If approved, it will be available to order after November 2, 2020, via online or through the customer service channels. If the application gets approved, Internet plans with unlimited data will […]

Territory-wide Public Health Emergency Extended through September 29, 2020

September 18, 2020

To respond decisively to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and to maintain health safety for the NWT residents, under the Northwest Territories’ Public Health Act, the territory-wide Public Health Emergency has been extended through September 29, 2020, by the Minister of Health and Social Services, Julie Green, on the advice of Chief Public Health Officer (CPHO) […]

Public Health Emergency in NWT extended through September 1, 2020

August 20, 2020

Territory-wide Public Health Emergency under the Northwest Territories’ Public Health Act has been extended upto September 1, 2020, as announced by Minister of Health and Social Services Diane Thom, as per the advice of Chief Public Health Officer (CPHO) Dr. Kami Kandola. Such a step has been taken considering the significant increase in COVID-19 cases […]

Wage Top-up Program Extended

August 3, 2020

The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) has extended the wage top-up program for an additional eight weeks to match the federal extension of the Canada Emergency Relief Benefit (CERB) to October 3, 2020. Businesses can immediately apply for temporary funding to top-up employees’ wages from April to $18/hour.  This program has been made possible […]

Assistance to Access Emergency Loan Programs

July 22, 2020

Strict restrictions imposed on everyday operations in order to contain the spread of the COVID-19 virus have severely affected the economy. This has hugely impacted the operational and financial flow of small indigenous businesses. Let us help you access the Emergency Loan Program by the Government of Canada In order to support small indigenous businesses […]