Jun 29 2020
GOVERNMENT OF ALBERTA Starting on June 29th, the Government of Alberta will allow small and medium-sized businesses, co-ops and non-profits that have 500 or fewer employees to apply for funding of up to $5,000 in order to help open doors and have employees return back to work. These funds will hel...
Jun 24 2020
New developments are continuously occurring in Spruce Grove! More businesses are selecting to operate their business within our region. Due to the wide range of available property for new business owners, Spruce Grove continues to offer a variety of sites and buildings to choose from, whether it be for sale o...
Jun 23 2020
TusStar has developed a series of Canada-China Business Development Roadshow events that are designed to help both Canadian and Chinese companies to understand the market and connect with a wide range of partners and investors. To explore more about the Chinese/Canadian market and to view agenda dates, click here.
Jun 2 2020
As part of City Centre revitalization in Spruce Grove, a City Centre Area Redevelopment Plan bylaw was approved by City Council on April 27th, 2020.
May 28 2020
CITY OF SPRUCE GROVE The City of Spruce Grove has launched a Support Local campaign. As a community, it is important to shop locally and support the businesses surrounding us during these challenging, yet recovering times. Read more.
May 13 2020
ALBERTA GOVERNMENT The Government of Alberta launched the Bizconnect website, a resource to help businesses that are able to reopen in Stage One, to do so, while keeping staff and customers safe. Alberta.ca/bizconnect includes a red tape reduction submission form to help you share your ideas with us on modernizing regulation...
May 8 2020
ALBERTA GOVERNMENT Eligible oil and gas service companies can apply for grant funding to do abandonment and reclamation work on oil and gas sites in Alberta. Read more.
May 5 2020
ALBERTA GOVERNMENT The Workplace Guidance for Business Owners has been developed to support all business and sectors (excluding health care settings) in reducing the risk of transmission of COVID-19 among workers, volunteers and patrons. Read more.
May 1 2020
CMHC Canada Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance (CECRA) for small businesses provides much needed relief for small businesses experiencing financial hardship due to COVID-19. Read more.
May 1 2020
ALBERTA GOVERNMENT Alberta’s safely staged COVID-19 relaunch will put Albertans’ safety first as we gradually reopen closed businesses and services and get people back to work. Read more.
ALBERTA GOVERNMENT If you, your company, or your organization has a product or service to offer, please submit your intent. Read more...
Apr 7 2020
ALBERTA GOVERNMENT This event is targeting Alberta’s manufacturing sector and its innovators, many of whom are already coming up with creative solutions to produce personal protective equipment and other goods and materials that are needed now and in the future. Date: Wednesday, April 8, 2020 Time: 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM MST Link: https://zoom.us/j/767110949?pwd=cG1zZmNMMHc4ZjFRQ1Vpait4aFhwQT09 Password...
THE STAR A new ranking has placed Edmonton as the No. 1 city in Canada for youth to work in, beating out Vancouver and Toronto, the country’s busiest hubs, as well as Calgary. The Urban Work Index, put together by RBC Future Launch and YouthfulCities, an initiative that aims to spark a conversatio...
Nov 21 2019
GOVERNMENT OF ALBERTA An online survey is open until November 28 to give employees, employers, employer associations and members of the public an opportunity to provide input on employment rules that directly affect them. The survey includes questions on: group termination temporary layoff notices accrued vacation time on termination youth employment rules hours of wor...
Nov 8 2019
Learn more about opportunities for businesses to participate in global trade missions, tradeshows, and conferences, in all sectors. Why participate? Get introduced to the right people and connect with potential business partners and clients. Benefit from unparalleled exposure to doing business abroad by joining an upcoming trade mission or by participating in ...
GOVERNMENT OF CANADA The Innovation Canada digital platform is the place to go to get a tailored list of everything that government can do for your business.
Nov 6 2019
SPRUCE GROVE ECONOMIC & BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT Congratulations to Amanda & Trevor owners of Wilhauk Beef Jerky - winners of Spruce Grove's 2019 Community Spirit Award! Presented at the annual Spruce Grove Chamber Gala, the Community Spirit Award recogizes local businesses who go above and beyond to give back to th...
Oct 30 2019
Alberta Economic Development, Trade and Tourism’s (EDTT) Asia Pacific branch is considering a mission to the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) Asia 2020 (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, March 24-27, 2020) in collaboration with the Global Affairs Canada (GAC). The main objective of the mission is to connect Alberta companies with potential customers...
Oct 11 2019
Small business owners are often the unsung heroes of our economy. Join us in celebrating and encouraging our local entrepreneurs during the upcoming Small Business Week held from October 20 – 26.
Oct 1 2019
ALBERTA VENTURE Making the decision to start your own business can be a difficult one. After all, while startups may be fulfilling, they're also risky. So what does it take to succeed? Show me the tips!
Aug 2 2019
GOVERNMENT OF CANADA The Government of Canada has made available $450 million through the Venture Capital Catalyst Initiative to help Canadian small and medium-sized businesses start up, scale up and access new markets.
Aug 2 2019
EXPORT DEVELOPMENT CANADA Need help exporting? Export Development Canada (EDC) committed $250 million over three years to provide financing and insurance solutions for women-owned and women-led businesses that are exporting or looking to begin exporting. To complement this commitment, EDC has announced a $50 million Women in Trade Investments Program t...
Jul 26 2019
ALBERTA ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, TRADE & TOURISM has release a series of upcoming Alberta Missions to Greater China.
Jun 12 2019
EDMONTON CHAMBER OF COMMERCE The World Trade Centre in partnership with Edmonton Economic Development Corp. and the Edmonton Chamber of Commerce presents TAP - Canada's Trade Accelerator Program. TAP is a dynamic, hands-on six-week workshop for small to medium-sized enterprises, providing essential knowledge, resources and coaching to scale up, develop an...