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In order to add an Enterprise Resource Planning system, Bradeans Tool & Die in the Amherst and Area Industrial Park has secured a $63,360 repayable loan from the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency s Business Development Program.
com)-- SimplyCast is expanding its customer base around the world with a $500,000 investment from Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency.
It's higher than costs for a similar agency in Quebec at 16 per cent, but less than the larger Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, at 26 per cent.
Economic development" money from the province and from the federal cash machine called the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency are part and parcel of a culture that has existed since these eastern provinces made the silly mistake of forsaking their American markets and joining Confederation--it's that "culture of defeat" that a pre-Faustian Stephen Harper once described as existing in the lobster belt.
The E-Spirit competition, sponsored by the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) and the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, is a 16-week Internet-based competition that provides participating teams with interactive business planning resources and access to mentors online.
Made possible with the financial support of Economic Development Canada and the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, the study is part of an extensive review of new methods of promoting regional economic development.
An additional $5,000 came from the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency while the largest chunk, $30,000, came from the provincial Youth Ventures Program.
These efforts have been assisted by a five-year (1988-92) $20-million expansion programme funded by the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency.