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New Edmonton industrial fund to pay back developers

Edmonton’s share of the region’s industrial pie is shrinking, warned city officials as they proposed a set of new strategies Tuesday.

Edmonton has roughly 3,800 hectares of vacant industrial land; much of it sits untouched because the costs of roads and sewers are too high for the initial developer. 279 more words

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Edmonton should make changes to attract industrial development, city report says

Edmonton is losing commercial and industrial development to surrounding municipalities and should take steps to ensure this lucrative source of taxes doesn’t drop further, a new city report says. 493 more words

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China Setting ‘Red Lines’ on Heavy Industry that Could Boil Into Social Tensions

Armed with the mandate of mitigating ecological damage and social unrest, Chinese regional governments are planning to set ceilings or “red lines” on the use of water and energy and also on any land used for industrial development. 47 more words

Chemicals & Materials

Sir Richard Branson talks to young NZ entrepreneur Jake Millar

Young New Zealand entrepreneur Jake Millar has had some words on success from global business superstar Sir Richard Branson.

from Industrial development http://www.stuff.co.nz/business/better-business/80987403/Sir-Richard-Branson-talks-to-young-NZ-entrepreneur-Jake-Millar

Sacked Auckland translator wins $15k compensation

Naomi Keene’s job helped her boss get permanent New Zealand residency. Hours after getting residency, he fired her.

from Industrial development http://www.stuff.co.nz/business/better-business/80887117/Sacked-Auckland-translator-wins-15k-compensation

Talley's pays reparations to decapitated crewman's family after safety failure

Fishing company Talley’s Group Ltd has been ordered to pay nearly $95,000 in fines and reparations to the family of a crewman decapitated when a broken rope snapped back during a tuna haul. 73 more words