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Investments to Protect Public Health, Prepare for Future Waves And Support Safe Economic Restart: Pallister
Red River College’s Prairie Research Kitchen and Winnipeg Harvest partnered; nutritious Hamper Healthy™ soups will soon be distributed to vulnerable Manitobans.
Carberry-based MSP Starch Products Inc., the largest potato starch producer in Canada, is getting into the food ingredient business.
Bioscience research, including crucial work on COVID-19 treatments, is thriving in the heart of Canada, and the Bioscience Association Manitoba has launched a newsletter to highlight this work.
BioTalent Canada is expanding its successful national Student Work Placement Program (SWPP) to Canadian healthcare for the first time.
Laboratories and establishments licensed to conduct analytical testing under the Cannabis Regulations.
Bioscience Association Manitoba is pleased to announce that Kim Kline has been appointed President of the Bioscience Association Manitoba on an interim basis, effective immediately.
Commitment to Manitoba Economy Exceeds $700 million in. 2020-21: Pallister and Eichler
Largest Number of Female Deputy Ministers in Manitoba History: Pallister
Dynacare validates saliva collection method to detect infection with COVID-19
A research study from the Cardiac Arrythmia Network of Canada (CANet) and Lawson Health Research Institute is testing the use of a new online patient care platform designed to help track symptoms for COVID-19 positive patients.
Winnipeg will be home to Western Canada's first testing facility for personal protective equipment, the federal government announced in a news release
The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, the Honourable Chrystia Freeland, announces that the application deadline for the Canada Emergency Business Account (CEBA) has been extended from August 31 to October 31, 2020
The project will receive a total of $3.5 million in investments: $1.75 million from the group of companies and $1.75 million from Protein Industries Canada. This is the 10th project announced by the Supercluster.
$100,000 in Financial Support Available for Businesses to Get More Manitobans Back to Work: Pallister
“Equipping Manitobans with the information they need to stay safe while restarting our economy will help ensure we are better prepared to navigate through the COVID challenges ahead, said Premier Pallister.
Governments of Canada and Manitoba will invest up to $2.5 million cost-shared funding under the Canadian Agricultural Partnership program to support new technologies in Merit Functional Foods’ new state-of-the-art, plant protein production facility.
Research Manitoba is pleased to announce a $250,000 investment to support two COVID-19 Innovation Proof-of-Concept (IPoC) Grants to local companies
Pfizer Canada and BioNTech SE announced an agreement with the Government of Canada to supply their BNT162 mRNA-based vaccine candidate against SARS-CoV2, subject to clinical success and Health Canada approval.
Ag Action Manitoba Program: New Canadian Agricultural Partnership COVID-19 Pandemic Response Initiative
The $3 million Special COVID-19 Response Initiative assists Agri-Processors, Industry Organizations and Industry Service Providers to adapt production processes and implement new strategies and technologies to mitigate the impact of COVID-19.