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53 results found for: economic development and trade

Topics: Business and Industry Organizations: Economic Development and Trade

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October 1, 2017

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The Alberta Research and Innovation Framework (ARIF) sets out shared outcomes and aspirational innovation targets for government, and provincially-supported research and innovation organizations, such as Alberta Innovates and post-secondary institutions. The shared focus inspired by the Framework...


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October 1, 2017

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The Alberta Research and Innovation Framework (ARIF) action plan identifies initiatives that will contribute to the innovation targets. It also describes the reporting and accountability mechanisms for these initiatives.


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June 3, 2019

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Provides a high-level overview of the GreenSTEM pilot program from application to post-completion. The program is a cleantech-focused entrepreneurial Fellowship that is intended to enable hard-tech spin outs and start-ups from Alberta's research universities through access to seed funding,...


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January 1, 2015

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Presents information about refining opportunities in petrochemicals and biochemicals sectors.


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January 1, 2017

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Presents a profile of Alberta’s aerospace education facilities and training capacity.


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January 1, 2017

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Presents a profile of Alberta’s unmanned vehicle systems industry.


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August 3, 2016

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The current recession caused Alberta’s labour productivity to decline sharply in 2015 as companies saw output fall that year while major payroll cuts were often postponed until 2016. As a result, the 5-year productivity growth rate fell from an average annual increase of 2.3% between 2009 and...


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January 29, 2018

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Alberta’s engineering sector is the largest in the country. However, its success is closely tied to Alberta’s oil and gas sector and that sector’s 2015/2016 downturn has also led to falling revenues in the engineering sector.


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May 17, 2016

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Between 2005 and 2015, Alberta’s international merchandise exports rose 21% to $92.3 billion. By comparison, Alberta exports rose 91% between 2004 and 2014. The much lower 10-year growth rate for 2015 is the result of sharply lower oil and gas prices in 2015.


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November 29, 2017

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Between 2006 and 2016, Alberta’s international merchandise exports rose 1.5 per cent to $78.9 billion. By comparison, Alberta exports rose 91 per cent between 2004 and 2014. The much lower 10-year growth rate for 2016 is mainly the result of the sharply lower oil and gas prices of 2015 and 2016.