Ontario Budget 2022: A Plan to Build Ontario

by H+K Toronto

April 29, 2022

Ontario Budget 2022: A Plan to Build Ontario

Today, Ontario’s Minister of Finance Peter Bethlenfalvy introduced the final budget of the Ford Government’s four-year mandate. Titled Ontario’s Plan to Build, the Budget contains the government’s ideas to rebuild Ontario’s economy following challenges brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, to fight the rising cost of living and to improve the province’s health system capacity … Read more

H+K Strengthens Technology Communications Team with the Addition of Chris Plunkett as Deputy National Sector Lead

Hill+Knowlton Strategies (H+K), one of Canada’s leading public relations + public affairs firms, is pleased to announce the addition of Chris Plunkett as Senior Vice-President and Deputy National Sector Lead, Technology Communications. Chris has led communications for some of Canada’s most prominent tech organizations, managing public relations, employee communications and public affairs teams with global … Read more

Ontario NDP’s 2022 Platform Release

On April 25, with 10 days to go before Ontario’s next election is expected to start, the Ontario NDP has become the first of the major parties to release their platform. The 192-page document, titled Strong. Ready. Working for You. lays out the party’s commitments for the coming campaign divided into 13 different sections covering … Read more

H+K Strengthens ESG Expertise With The Addition of Emrul Hasan

Hill+Knowlton Strategies (H+K), one of Canada’s leading public relations + public affairs firms, is pleased to announce the addition of Emrul Hasan as Vice-President, Citizenship + Sustainability. Emrul joins the firm with decades of experience across the full spectrum of Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) scenarios, having worked with a diverse roster of organizations and … Read more

How health tech is key to future-proofing our healthcare system

As a daily watcher of Star Trek, I was always more intrigued by Dr. Crusher’s portable scanners, bloodless surgeries and instant personalized therapies than by phasers or even teleporters. It seemed so futuristic to imagine a world where technologies helped afford everyone excellent healthcare even hurtling through space at warp speed. But more and more, … Read more

Federal Budget 2022

Forged from continual crisis, the first budget of Trudeau’s third mandate hopes to chart a path from economic recovery to growth. It seems much longer ago but it was only last year, on September 21st, that Prime Minister Trudeau, in his re-election victory speech, stated that Canadians had given his second Liberal minority government a … Read more

But What Does it Mean for Ontario?

The Impact of the NDP-Liberal Agreement on the 2022 Provincial Election At Queen’s Park, Liberals and New Democrats are sharpening their knives as they get ready to rumble for the left – or not Doug Ford – vote in Ontario’s 2022 election. Meanwhile, further north in Ottawa, Liberal Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and NDP Leader … Read more