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Newfoundland's new age of prosperity


Rural Newfoundland on Canada's Atlantic coast seduced generations of settlers with plentiful supplies of cod.

But the reserves of cod collapsed and around 40,000 people lost their jobs following a total fishing moratorium in 1992.

But then Newfoundland struck lucky by striking oil offshore and discovering valuable reserves of minerals. And with a new wave of tourists, the future once again looks bright for the province, as Rajan Datar reports.

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