Atlantic Provinces


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Atlantic Provinces

The eastern Canadian provinces of New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia, and Newfoundland and Labrador.

Atlantic Provinces

pl n
(Placename) the Atlantic Provinces certain of the Canadian provinces with coasts facing the Gulf of St Lawrence or the Atlantic: New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, and Newfoundland and Labrador

Atlan′tic Prov′inces


n.pl.
the Canadian provinces bordering the Atlantic Ocean, comprising New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island.
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This investment builds on the Government of Canadas and the four Atlantic Provinces commitment to drive economic growth in Atlantic Canada through the Atlantic Growth Strategy.
Amid start up of its 2 million ton/year Port-Daniel-Gascons mill in eastern Quebec, McInnis Cement has outlined an Atlantic provinces distribution plan anchored on the acquisition of two CRH Canada terminals serving New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island.
Global Payments has signed referral agreements with Better Business Bureaus serving Mainland British Columbia, Southern Alberta and East Kootenay, Central and Northern Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba and Northwest Ontario, Western Ontario, Eastern and Northern Ontario and the Outaouais and the Atlantic Provinces.
More than 100 undergraduate and graduate chemistry students from the Atlantic provinces came together to learn about student research and to share their work.
Atlantic Lottery is publicly owned by the four Atlantic provinces.
com)-- SimplyCast is excited to welcome new client Better Business Bureau, Serving the Atlantic Provinces.
This designation is unique as the competition extends across all four of Canada's four Atlantic provinces.
The 2013 Hardlines Retail Report shows the Atlantic Provinces all slipped last year in their home improvement sales, with the exception of Newfoundland and Labrador, which was up 4.
It would be 1955 before such institutions as the Atlantic Provinces Economic Council and the Atlantic Premier Conferences would be launched and the four provinces would "begin to act regionally in their efforts to alleviate underdevelopment" (18).
MacKay was born and raised in Nova Scotia in Canada's Atlantic provinces and his constituency in the House of Commons includes his birthplace.
Carolyn Booth, senior vice-president of BMO Atlantic provinces division, said, 'All fire fighters involved demonstrated great courage and know how to overcome this fire and make sure no one was injured.
Quebec Premier Pauline Marois is meeting with Alberta Premier Alison Redford at the start of the premiers' meeting in Halifax to discuss Quebec's concerns with the proposed Enbridge pipeline reversal to take western Canadian oil to the Atlantic provinces.

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