Press Releases


Makivik Corporation and Inuvialuit Development Group respond to Competition Bureau report on the merger of First Air and Canadian North

OTTAWA, February 26, 2019 – The ownership groups of First Air and Canadian North today issued the following statement in response to the Competition Bureau’s report […]

Makivik Seeks Working Group with Québec on Firearms Registration

February 19, 2019 – Puvirnituq, Nunavik – Last month Makivik Corporation President Charlie Watt wrote to Québec Premier Francois Legault regarding Bill 64, the Québec Firearms […]

Makivik Says New Indigenous Language Legislation Far From Perfect But Will Continue to Seek Inuit Specific Legislation to Protect Inuktitut

February 6, 2019 – Kuujjuaq, Nunavik – The President of Makivik Corporation says Inuit in Nunavik will continue to push for standalone language legislation that protects […]

Makivik Announces Official Results of Executive Elections: Vice-President Economic Development, and Corporate Secretary

Press Release January 22, 2019 – Kuujjuaq, Nunavik – Following the elections held on Thursday January 17, 2019 for the positions of Vice-President of Economic Development, […]