Premier Wynne has announced that Ontario and its sister province in China, Jiangsu, will join hands in creating jobs in Ontario. The announcement made on Monday explained that two companies based in Jiangsu province are going to invest $60 million in Ontario in order to create 130 new jobs. Furthermore, it was also announced that Canadian Solar Solutions has signed a $70-million deal to do green energy projects here that will generate 100 more manufacturing jobs in Ontario.
These announcement were made a few hours after Wynne arrived in Nanjing via an ultra-modern 300-km/h high-speed train from Shanghai. It was stated that Jiangsu Huayi Technology Co. will spend $40 million to create 40 jobs in the medical sector in an Ontario community still to be determined. Currently, the Suzhou Xingya Investment Co. is investing $20 million on a new steel nail manufacturing plant in Kitchener, which will mean some 80 new factory jobs in a region that can use them.