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EDR Minute - Place Branding

EDR Chief Tourism and Visitor Growth Officer Chelsea Galloway speaks to the importance of place branding and shares a few thoughts on Regina's brand. Read More

Agtech Accelerator wins a 2021 Saskatchewan Economic Development Award of Excellence

The Saskatchewan Economic Development Awards of Excellence (SEDA) recognize the province’s best economic development projects, programs, and partnerships that honour communities, organizations, and/or individuals for their efforts in creating positive change in urban, rural, and First Nations communities. We’re proud that SEDA has recognized the impact and contribution that the Agtech… Read More

Economic Update: Plenty of reasons for optimism in October 2021

OverviewThe unemployment rate continues to improve month-over-month and the solid housing market remains stable. COVID numbers are steadily decreasing in Regina and with Agribition coming in November, it's no doubt that we will see more positive numbers in our future. EmploymentThe unemployment rate for October was 5.9%, the best unemployment number since January 2020 and one of the best in… Read More

Canadian Western Agribition strikes partnership with Economic Development Regina; "Agribition Week" proclaimed at City Hall

  For Immediate Release CANADIAN WESTERN AGRIBITION STRIKES PARTNERSHIP WITH ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT REGINA; "AGRIBITION WEEK" PROCLAIMED AT CITY HALL Regina, Saskatchewan – Canadian Western Agribition (CWA) and Economic Development of Regina (EDR) are pleased to announce the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) aimed at promoting CWA, furthering EDR’s Ag… Read More

Agtech Accelerator and Innovate UK announce global agtech partnership

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Regina, SK - Tues., Nov. 9. 2021) – Today, the Agtech Accelerator is excited to announce a partnership with Innovate UK to accelerate the cultivation of agtech innovation on a global scale. Innovate UK, the UK’s national innovation agency and part of UK Research and Innovation, drives productivity and economic growth by supporting businesses to develop and… Read More