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The BDIC is helping small businesses go digital with the Canada Digital Adoption Program

July 25th, 2022

YELLOWKNIFE (July 25, 2022) – How Canadians do business has changed. Adopting digital technologies can be critical in being competitive in today’s marketplace. The NWT Business Development and Investment Corporation (BDIC) wants to help small businesses in the NWT grow …
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The NWT Business Development and Investment Corporation (BDIC) Launches Public Engagement on the BDIC Act

May 25th, 2022

YELLOWKNIFE (May 24, 2022) – Today, the Northwest Territories Business Development and Investment Corporation (BDIC) launches public engagement for the review and updates to the Northwest Territories Business Development and Investment Corporation Act (BDIC Act). To guide this engagement, a …
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BDIC announces a new relief initiative for businesses

September 28th, 2021

YELLOWKNIFE (September 28, 2021) – Today, the Northwest Territories Business Development and Investment Corporation (BDIC) announced that businesses impacted by recent public health measures can now apply to the Business Development Program Fund (BDPF) Aftercare Relief. Business Development Project Fund …
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Minister Wawzonek announces appointments to the Board of Directors of the BDIC

August 13th, 2021

Yellowknife — August 13, 2021 Today, Caroline Wawzonek, Minister Responsible for the Northwest Territories Business Development and Investment Corporation (BDIC), announced the appointment of four new members and two returning members to the BDIC’s Board of Directors, effective August 1, …
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BDIC Payment Deferral/Reduction Initiative Extended

August 11th, 2020

YELLOWKNIFE – The NWT Business Development and Investment Corporation (BDIC) is extending its three month Payment Deferral/Reduction initiative. The initiative was introduced in March as part of the Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) initial response to the COVID-19 Pandemic. …
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BDIC and Futurpreneur Canada Host Successful Business Bootcamp

July 25th, 2016

YELLOWKNIFE – (July 25, 2016) – The inaugural business bootcamp organized by the NWT Business Development and Investment Corporation (BDIC) and Futurpreneur Canada was held on June 29th and 30th in Yellowknife. The business training bootcamp which helped 12 young …
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The BDIC Assists NWT Businesses with Interest Rebates

May 18th, 2016

YELLOWKNIFE – (May 18, 2016) – During the 2016-2017 fiscal year, clients in good standing at the Northwest Territories Business Development and Investment Corporation (BDIC) will receive interest rebates of up to $3000 on their loans. The one year initiative …
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BDIC and Futurpreneur Canada Partner to Bring Mentoring and Support to Young Entrepreneurs in the NWT

February 26th, 2016

YELLOWKNIFE – (February 26, 2016) – The Business Development Investment Corporation (BDIC) will support the success of young entrepreneurs in the Northwest Territories through a partnership with Futurpreneur Canada to deliver a mentoring program and series of entrepreneurial bootcamps for …
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GNWT Celebrates role of Small Business in NWT Economy

October 20th, 2014

YELLOWKNIFE (October 20, 2014) – October 19-26 marks Small Business Week in Canada and the Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) is highlighting services and programs available to local businesses. “Entrepreneurs and small businesses are integral to growing the territorial …
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Congratulation to Nicole Redvers, finalist for the BDC Youth Entrepreneur Award

June 11th, 2014

YELLOWKNIFE (June 11, 2014) – The Northwest Territories Business Development and Investment Corporation (BDIC) and the Department of Industry Tourism and Investment (ITI) would like to congratulate Dr. Nicole Redvers for being chosen as a national finalist for the prestigious …
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