Growth, Enterprise and Trade
Manitoba is where ‘Canada’s Heart Beats’ and tourism is a strong contributor to the economic viability of the province.
In 2014, Manitoba saw over 11 million visitors and tourism expenditures of $1.6 billion, including $589.4 million in export revenue. Manitoba’s tourism sector generates over $276 million in annual provincial tax revenue and employs over 20,600 people (direct and indirect jobs). There are over 10,700 tourism and hospitality related establishments in the province.
- December 16, 2016, Province Announces Recipients of STAR Attractions STAR Celebrations Enhancement Grant Program
The Manitoba government has awarded grants to seven community organizations and tourism groups through the Manitoba STAR Attractions STAR Celebrations Enhancement Grant program, Growth,...
- September 6, 2016, Northern Tourism Summit in Flin Flon
Exploring ways to further develop and market Manitoba’s northern tourism industry will be the subject of a one-day tourism summit in Flin Flon today, Growth, Enterprise and Trade Minister...
- August 29, 2016, Increased Provincial Investment to Boost Tourism Development in Manitoba
CHURCHILL — An increase in development grants will help rural, northern and Indigenous tourism and community organizations attract more visitors to Manitoba through start-up and expanded...
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