New Investment in Infrastructure Projects across Canada

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As Canadians are being impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Government of Canada continue to make investments in infrastructure that will

  • create good jobs for Canadians;
  • build stronger communities
  • make our economy more sustainable and resilient.

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, has recently announced $10 billion in new major infrastructure initiatives.

The three-year Canada Infrastructure Bank’s (CIB) Growth Plan

  • will help Canadians get back to work;
  • is expected to create approximately 60,000 jobs across the country;
  • will connect more households and small businesses to high-speed Internet;
  • will strengthen Canadian agriculture;
  • helps build a low-carbon economy.

The Growth Plan will invest in five major initiatives. Learn the details here:

Word of the Day:

Low-carbon: this word is used to describe an economy that relies on low-carbon power sources. A low-carbon economy generates less amount of greenhouse gas, especially CO2.