The Canadian Press

2012-09-22 | Nova Scotia NewPage Mill

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The government of Nova Scotia announced a new agreement to reopen the shuttered NewPage Port Hawkesbury paper mill in Cape Breton. The news came September 22nd, one day after a bid by Pacific West Commercial Corporation to purchase the mill collapsed. Premier Darrell Dexter said his government and the Vancouver company worked through the night and day to reach the new agreement. (The mill shut down the previous September, throwing some 600 people out of work and affecting another 400 forestry contractors.)

Date: 2012-09-22
Placeline: HALIFAX, Nova Scotia.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 11 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << the new agreement is a better deal for Nova scotians it means that the province should now be repaid its investment in full in as little as twelve years >>