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The Canadian Press/Christopher Katsarov

Ontario budget 2021: What’s in it for the innovation economy

Nearly five months after Ontario tabled its first pandemic budget, the province’s new finance minister, Peter Bethlenfalvy, has unveiled another set of commitments focused on recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. While many of the measures in Wednesday’s $190-billion-plus budget were outlined in the November 2020 document, it includes funding for a new agency to attract business to the province, new spending on R&D and support for electric vehicle manufacturing.

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