FedNor gives tourism a boost

THUNDER BAY – A new Tourism Assistance Fund is available for eligible Northern Ontario applicants. The $ 500 million tourism aid fund is spread over two years and includes $ 50 million for indigenous tourism initiatives and $ 15 million for national initiatives. FedNor will spend $ 25.3 million over the life of the program. … Read more

BC Prime Minister pledges to support tourism industry affected by forest fire, COVID-19

CASTLEGAR, BC – British Columbia’s Prime Minister pledges to continue to support the tourism industry, which was hoping to begin its recovery from COVID-19 when hundreds of forest fires ignited in the province. John Horgan said Wednesday the BC government will build on close relationships it built with businesses and workers during the pandemic to … Read more