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Mayors in push to build outer port

Below is an article in the West Australian by Brad Thompson that shows how the mayors in the region are all calling for the outer harbour to be the focus of WA’s infrastructure spending. 268 more words


Joseph Stiglitz: Creating a Learning Society

February 9, 2016

Joseph Stiglitz: Creating a Learning Society

(pic) Financial market liberalisation may undermine countries? ability to learn another set of skills that are essential for development: how to allocate resources and manage risk. 920 more words


Experts suggest simple ways to boost business

Three business experts provided money-making advice at a free seminar put on by the Greater Hidden Hills Community Development Corporation. The tips were aimed at businesses in the area. 291 more words

Dilkens criss-crosses globe for new jobs and to present swimming update

As Canada’s other big-city mayors sat down last Friday for their first meeting with a prime minister in more than a decade, Windsor Mayor Drew Dilkens was instead on the other side of the world, knocking on doors for jobs in the humid heat of India. 817 more words

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Considering the word ‘Canada’ is a mistranslation of the word for village (or was it house, or even outhouse) in a native language now disappeared, it is kind of appropriate… 1,200 more words

Rwandan agricultural policies hurting the poorest of the poor: study

By Laura Angela Bagnetto

A new study of smallholder farmers in western Rwanda says the country’s agricultural policy has failed the poorest farmers, making them adapt to government policies, such as mono-cropping, or being forced to sell their land. 1,380 more words


Calvert County Lands Big Economic Development Project

The Calvert County Board of County Commissioners announced that Dominion Cove Point will construct a large warehouse and office facility at Patuxent Business Park in Lusby, Maryland. 163 more words

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