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Yellowknife – mars 12, 2019
Déclarations et discours de ministres

Mr. Speaker, the Government of the Northwest Territories has been working hard to fulfill its mandate commitment to secure funding to advance planning and construction of priority transportation corridors in the Northwest Territories. This includes upgrading the winter road portions of the Mackenzie Valley Winter Road to an all-weather highway, and planning for the Slave Geological Province Corridor. Today, I am pleased to provide an update on the status of these strategic infrastructure projects.

mars 7, 2019
Déclarations et discours de ministres

Mr. Speaker, ensuring Northwest Territories highways are a safe place for all road users is a top priority for the Government of the Northwest Territories. The challenges we face in regards to road safety are constantly evolving, and these challenges must often be met with unique and innovative solutions. In addition to the work undertaken each year to maintain and upgrade the engineering component of our highways, the Department of Infrastructure is also committed to staying up to date on policy and legislative initiatives aimed at making our roads safer.

mars 4, 2019
Déclarations et discours de ministres

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Good morning everyone.

Thank you to the Parliamentary Secretary for his words.

Mr. Lefebvre has done a great job of outlining the details of the investments that our governments are making today.

As he mentioned, the Slave Geological Province is a region rich in mineral deposits. It is – in fact - the birthplace of Canadian diamonds.

mars 4, 2019
Communiqués de presse

L’exploitation des ressources demeure le principal moteur de l’économie des Territoires du Nord‑Ouest. C’est pourquoi le gouvernement du Canada investit 5,1 millions de dollars dans deux projets qui appuieront le développement des ressources dans la province géologique des Esclaves (PGE).

 

mars 3, 2019

Minister Schumann delivered the following remakrs this morning at an event held during PDAC. 

 

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On behalf of the Premier and Government of the Northwest Territories, I’d like to thank you for inviting me to speak to you this morning.

Attending events like PDAC is important for our government. It provides an opportunity for us to showcase the Northwest Territories, promote the importance of mining and the benefits mining brings to the residents of the Northwest Territories, industry players, and Canada.

Yellowknife – mars 1, 2019
Communiqués de presse

En fin de semaine, le ministre de l’Industrie, du Tourisme et de l’Investissement, Wally Schumann, qui est également ministre de l’Infrastructure, se rendra à Toronto en compagnie de représentants du gouvernement des Territoires du Nord-Ouest (GTNO) pour assister au colloque annuel de l’Association canadienne des prospecteurs et entrepreneurs (ACPE). Le colloque, qui se déroulera du 3 au 6 mars, est l’un des principaux rassemblements internationaux de l’industrie minière.

 

Yellowknife – février 21, 2019
Déclarations et discours de ministres

Mr. Speaker, securing funding to advance planning and construction of new transportation corridors is a key commitment in this government’s mandate. These transformative projects help to connect communities, support employment and training opportunities, increase our resiliency to climate change, and create new social and economic opportunities.

Today, I am pleased to provide an update on the Tłı̨chǫ All-Season Road project, an exciting new 97-kilometre highway that will provide year-round access to Whatı̀ from Highway No. 3.

Yellowknife – février 13, 2019
Communiqués de presse

Le ministre des Finances, Robert C. McLeod, a annoncé aujourd’hui la signature d’une entente entre le gouvernement des Territoires du Nord‑Ouest (GTNO) et North Star Infrastructure (NSI) pour la conception, l’aménagement, le financement, l’exploitation et l’entretien de la route toutes saisons de la région des Tłı̨chǫ.

 

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Yellowknife – février 12, 2019
Déclarations et discours de ministres

Mr. Speaker, the Government of the Northwest Territories is following through on its mandate commitment to strengthen connections with public and private sector partners in transportation infrastructure.

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