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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Jean-Marc Picard, president of the Atlantic Provinces Trucking Association, said he expects an uptick in trucking activity going into the storm as drivers and carriers try to move as much freight ahead of the storm -- particularly medical supplies and fuel.
These investments build on commitments made by the Government of Canada and the four Atlantic Provinces to drive economic growth in the region through the Atlantic Growth Strategy by helping the regions tourism industry attract more visitors and create new jobs.
The Halifax flights will be timed to optimise connections with WestJet's services to central Canada and the Atlantic provinces.
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.
Nightingale currently provides its EMR solution to 4,000 physicians in Canada, mainly in Ontario and the Atlantic provinces.
Investors in Ontario and the Atlantic provinces were the most optimistic ranking +20 on the index.
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. Its revenues exceeded USD1 billion in 2013-14, and its products range from draw games to sports wagering to online offerings.
Dartmouth, Canada, December 18, 2014 --(PR.com)-- SimplyCast is excited to welcome new client Better Business Bureau, Serving the 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 4.6 percent.
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).

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