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A NEW CHAPTER FOR EDR AND TOURISM REGINA AS JOHN LEE ANNOUNCES PLANS TO PURSUE NEW OPPORTUNITIES

After eight years in the position, Economic Development Regina and Tourism Regina President and CEO John Lee today announced his intention to leave the organization to explore new opportunities. Under Lee's leadership, EDR has established significant momentum for Regina's economy, securing billions of dollars in business investments, fostering a thriving entrepreneurial ecosystem and,… Read More

Regina’s Recovery Hitting its Stride

With the emergence of the Delta variant as the dominant strain, it’s clear we’re not out of the woods with the pandemic. Government and health officials continue to encourage citizens to be vaccinated and to take whatever measures are necessary to remain safe. All that said, it’s also clear that Regina has experienced strong recovery in recent months, and that’s a definite… Read More

Returning to Normal

Based on the results of Regina's June Economic Report Card. It’s almost hard to believe that only a few short months ago neon signs sat at the Regina city limits urging the public to avoid travel to and from the area. Thanks to effective distribution of vaccines and the public’s willingness to receive them, we find ourselves on the precipice of that long-awaited light at the end of… Read More

POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS PARTNER WITH AGTECH ACCELERATOR

Envisioned as a key component of a community-built global agriculture technology hub, the recently announced Agtech Accelerator has formed partnerships with three Saskatchewan post-secondary research and education institutions. “The Agtech Accelerator is a game-changer for Regina’s ecosystem, but for Saskatchewan and for our leadership as an agricultural powerhouse not just here in… Read More

Economic Development Regina and FHQ Developments partnership towards Economic Reconciliation

Economic Development Regina (EDR) has partnered with File Hills Qu’Appelle Tribal Council Developments (FHQ Developments) to agree to a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). The newly formed partnership will create opportunities for both organizations to foster a more robust entrepreneurial ecosystem and grow economic prosperity for the Greater Regina Area. FHQ Developments is the economic… Read More