January 17, 2013
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YELLOWKNIFE (January 17, 2013) – The Government of the Northwest Territories congratulates the Native Communications Society and NCS Productions on the premiere of the first indigenous documentary series produced entirely in the Northwest Territories using a full northern cast and crew.

January 16, 2013
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YELLOWKNIFE (January 16, 2013) - Premier Bob McLeod today announced changes in the senior ranks of the Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) public service. Effective February 1st, Ms. Gloria Iatridis leaves her current position as Associate Deputy Minister with Education, Culture and Employment to take on the role of Deputy Director of the Northwest Territories Human Rights Commission. Mr.

January 15, 2013
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YELLOWKNIFE (January 15, 2013) – Minister of Municipal and Community Affairs Robert C. McLeod today announced a call for nominations for the Northwest Territories (NWT) Outstanding Volunteer Awards. This is the 23rd year for this awards program, which recognizes the remarkable contributions volunteers make in communities across the NWT.

January 10, 2013
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YELLOWKNIFE (January 10, 2013) – The Economic Opportunities Strategy Advisory Panel is holding community meetings and engagements to solicit public input into the development of an Economic Opportunities Strategy for the Northwest Territories:

January 7, 2013
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YELLOWKNIFE (January 7, 2013) The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) is pleased to announce it has granted Deepak International Ltd  (DIL) with Approved NWT Diamond Manufacturer (ANDM) status. As an ANDM, DIL is qualified to purchase a portion of the 10% of NWT rough diamond production offered by NWT diamond producers to NWT cutting and polishing operations.

In addition, the GNWT and DIL have also signed a certification agreement and an exclusive polar bear trademark licensing agreement for the iconic POLAR BEAR DIAMOND™.