Business View Civil and Municipal | September 2022

5 CIVIL AND MUNICIPAL VOLUME 3, ISSUE 9 O p e n i n g L i n e s ONTARIO CONTINUES TO ATTRACT TRANSFORMATIONAL INVESTMENTS TO SUPPORT JOB CREATION V ic Fedeli, Minister of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade, issued this statement following the Aug 5 monthly employment release by Statistics Canada that showed employment in Ontario decreased by 27,400 in July. “Our government continues to support homegrown companies and promote Ontario as the innovation and manufacturing gateway to North America. We will leave no stone unturned as we work around the clock to attract entrepreneurs and innovators who will support continuous job growth. Just last month, Ontario welcomed the news that Indian IT services, consulting and business solutions firm Tata Consultancy Services will launch its fifth global innovation hub in Toronto to help Canadian companies develop, trial and adopt new technologies. This new facility will create 5,000 new jobs and 100 new internships