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Tourism at Home

There is so much to see and explore in the Durham Region… at low or no cost. The Durham Tourism’s 2018 Discovery Guide helps you explore the unique tourism destinations and attractions in Durham Region. View 2018 Discovery Guide.   Read Employment E-News – July 2018 – A Great Time to Look for Work Image … Continue reading

Peony Festival Tops List

For six years in a row, the City of Oshawa’s Peony Festival has been recognized among the Top 100 Festivals and Events in Ontario. This June, will be the Peony Festival’s 14th year running. More than 7,000 people are expected to attend. Visit the festival from Saturday, June 9 until Sunday, June 10 at the … Continue reading

Canadian Auto Museum

The Canadian Automotive Museum is currently developing multi-lingual interpretation of all gallery spaces. The project aims to make Canadian automotive history more inviting to visitors of diverse linguistic backgrounds. Multi-lingual gallery guides will provide highlights of the museum’s gallery spaces, reaching new audiences and allowing all visitors to experience the museum’s unique collection. Visit the … Continue reading

Tourism on the Rise

The tourism sector accounts for almost one-tenth of all jobs in Canada. According to Statistics Canada, tourism accounted for about 1.8 million jobs in Canada in 2015, up 2.6% from 2014. Did you know that younger workers hold 1/3 of employee jobs in tourism and 1/4 of tourism sector jobs are held by immigrant workers? … Continue reading