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The Covid Economy - One Year Later

As we reflect on the economic numbers for March 2021, we can begin to draw comparisons between where we are now compared to March 2020, when the Saskatchewan saw its first cases of Covid-19 and initial restrictions began. The Employment Rollercoaster Besides Covid-19 case numbers themselves, perhaps the clearest single indicator of the health of the economy continues to be employment.… Read More

MÉTIS NATION–SASKATCHEWAN SUPPORTS REGINA’S BID FOR THE CANADA WATER AGENCY

The Métis Nation–Saskatchewan (MN–S) Government has lent its support to Regina’s “Team Saskatchewan” bid to become home of the new Canada Water Agency (CWA). “On behalf of CWA Team Saskatchewan, I’m delighted to welcome Metis Nation of Saskatchewan as a supporter of our bid efforts,” Regina Mayor Sandra Masters said.… Read More

Regina’s Food Future Remains Bright Despite Restrictions

Recent COVID-19 restrictions are a reminder of what a difficult year 2020 was for Regina’s restaurant industry. Virtually all bars and restaurants were forced to adapt their ordering processes, lay off staff, and find new ways to reach customers, a trend which we are seeing return in full force as variants of the virus continue to spread. As we sit with the dismay of these closures, it may… Read More

EDR AND THE CITY OF REGINA LEAD A “TEAM SASKATCHEWAN” BID TO ATTRACT THE CANADA WATER AGENCY

  (Regina) Together with the City of Regina, File Hills Qu’Appelle Tribal Council and with support from a broad range of government, academic, business and environmental organizations from across Saskatchewan, Economic Development Regina today formally declared Regina’s interest in becoming home to the new Canada Water Agency (CWA). “Regina is and will continue to be a… Read More

EDR WELCOMES TINA BEAUDRY-MELLOR AS CHIEF ECONOMIC GROWTH OFFICER

Economic Development Regina today welcomed Tina Beaudry-Mellor as its new Chief Economic Growth Officer. Beaudry-Mellor brings a commitment to excellence and a passion for community that will serve EDR, its partners and all of Regina well into the future. “This is an audacious hire for EDR, and we’re excited to welcome Tina to the fold,” EDR President and CEO John Lee said.… Read More