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Harper Government Supports Business Growth and Global Connections

May 29, 2012
Ottawa, Ontario

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Mitacs inaugural Globalink Symposium
Minister Yelich speaks to the importance of innovation in strengthening Canada’s economy as part of her keynote address at the Mitacs Globalink Symposium 2012. Photo credit: Marilyn Mikkelsen.

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Mitacs inaugural Globalink Symposium
Brazilian student Victor Freire, a current Globalink intern, thanks Minister Yelich for her support and inspiring words. Photo credit: Marilyn Mikkelsen.

Today, the Honourable Lynne Yelich, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, announced federal funding to support Mitacs’ efforts in strengthening the knowledge based economy, supporting business growth and international competitiveness in Western Canada during her keynote address at the Mitacs inaugural Globalink Symposium.  News Release >