The World Poker Tour (WPT) profiles Waterloo student and professional poker player Xuan Liu and the hotbed of poker talent at the University of Waterloo. "University of Waterloo has so much poker talent coming out of it, its absurd" - Amanda Musumeci
TORONTO — Ontario's Liberals are handing up to $220 million to Cisco Canada as part of a deal that could see the high-tech giant invest as much as $4 billion and create thousands of jobs in the province over the next decade.
The news comes amid a rash of pending plant closures by companies that received provincial government subsidies.
The Canadian Digital Media Network (CDMN) has been working for nearly five years now to help support, grow and commercialize digital media across the country.
An $8.75-million funding extension will allow the network and its 25 hubs -- including the University of Waterloo Stratford campus -- to continue that work over the next five years.
“This is wonderful news,” said CDMN’s vice-president of external relations Avvey Peters Friday. “The extended mandate and additional funding allows us to continue supporting commercialization at all of our centres, Stratford included.”
OTTAWA, November 14, 2013 – Startup Canada has provided a voice for entrepreneursfrom coast-to-coast since May 2012, and today, that voice is strengthened with the launchof the Startup Canada Task Force.