Top 10 Budget 2019 Highlights for Businesses

Budget 2019 announced several new incentives for businesses to invest in R&D, innovation, internships, youth employment, and sectoral growth. Keep reading to learn how your business can benefit from these upcoming new funding opportunities. Here are the top 10 must-read Budget 2019 highlights for businesses seeking government grants and incentives: $251.3M for Forestry. Natural Resources Canada’s[…]

Fundingportal and CanWCC partner to help women entrepreneurs to get funded

Toronto, ON (March 25, 2019) – The Funding Portal Inc. (Fundingportal) and the Canadian Women’s Chamber of Commerce (CanWCC) are pleased to announced that they have entered into a partnership to help Canadian women-owned businesses to improve their access to government grants and incentives. CanWCC is a national not-for-profit organization that advocates for the economic priorities[…]

Who Got Government Grants This Week

Funding for the week of March 18 under Canadian federal and provincial grants and business incentive programs reached $167M, down from $1.9B during the previous week. Top Sector. The municipal and nonprofit sector ranked first, attracting $60.7M, 36% of total incentives. Top Region. Quebec is the top province this week, securing $60.3M and accounting for 36% of total national[…]

QP Briefing. Government unveils package of energy sector reforms

By David Hains The government took the next step in its effort to reform the province’s energy file, unveiling a package of sweeping changes in legislation that could affect what business and residential ratepayers pay, alter the government’s accounting, overhaul the Ontario Energy Board and more. Most of the changes are contained in the government’s[…]

$10M ON Horse Improvement Program (HIP)

The Government of Ontario will invest $10M per year in the Horse Improvement Program (HIP) to support programs for breeders and horsepeople. Quick Facts. This fund will support breeding and industry development for Ontario-bred horses. It will be administered by Ontario Racing. The fund will replace the Enhanced Horse Improvement Program previously administered by the[…]

Federal Budget Funds $13.9B Increase in Grants and Incentives

Budget 2019 announced new incentives for businesses and municipalities that promise $13.9B in additional funding through grants and incentives over the coming decade. This new funding targets the government’s key economic policy objectives: investing in infrastructure, extending broadband coverage, support for the forestry sector, stimulating corporate R&D, facilitating youth employment, and enriching our cultural and[…]