Atlantic Provinces

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Atlantic Provinces,

term used since 1949 to designate the Canadian provinces of Newfoundland and LabradorNewfoundland and Labrador
, province (2001 pop. 512,930), 156,185 sq mi (404,519 sq km), E Canada. The province consists of the island of Newfoundland and adjacent islands (2001 pop.
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, Nova ScotiaNova Scotia
[Lat.,=new Scotland], province (2001 pop. 908,007), 21,425 sq mi (55,491 sq km), E Canada. Geography

One of the Maritime Provinces, Nova Scotia comprises a mainland peninsula and, across the Canso Strait, the adjacent Cape Breton Island.
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, New BrunswickNew Brunswick,
province (2001 pop. 729,498), 28,345 sq mi (73,433 sq km), including 519 sq mi (1,345 sq km) of water surface, E Canada. Geography

One of the Maritime Provinces, New Brunswick is bounded on the N by Chaleur Bay and Quebec prov.
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, and Prince Edward IslandPrince Edward Island,
province (2001 pop. 135,294), 2,184 sq mi (5,657 sq km), E Canada, off N.B. and N.S. Geography

One of the Maritime Provinces, Prince Edward Island lies in the Gulf of St.
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Pierre Pettigrew, Canada's international trade minister, and Gerry Byrne, the minister in charge of the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, will represent the federal government.
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As the largest market in Atlantic Canada, Halifax is integral to Fortis Properties' strategic vision and commitment to growing its hospitality operations in Atlantic Canada.
Minister of Foreign Affairs and Minister of the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, Peter MacKay, publicly announced ACOA's intention to offer funding to Chemaphor this morning at a press conference held in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island.
Gerald Keddy, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of International Trade, for the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency and for the Atlantic Gateway, today concluded a three-day visit to New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, and Nova Scotia to promote the benefits of a Canada-EU trade agreement.
Combined with the recent purchase of Cable Atlantic's telecommunication business, this acquisition positions Group Telecom as a leading facilities- based competitor providing integrated data, applications and voice services in Atlantic Canada.
TELUS' investments will also result in the hiring of 65 people across Atlantic Canada to support its growth.
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