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The Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, will speak at an event organized by the Vancouver Board of Trade

Posted March 12, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, will speak at an event organized by the Vancouver Board of Trade.

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Minister Paradis Supports Education and Employability in Morocco

Posted November 25, 2014 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Government of Canada is contributing to helping the most vulnerable Moroccan youth enter the labour market

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Government of Canada helps youth in Delta get jobs

Posted April 23, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Le gouvernement du Canada aide les jeunes de Delta à acquérir les compétences et l’expérience dont ils ont besoin pour trouver un emploi. La ministre du Revenu national et députée de Delta¿Richmond-Est, l’honorable Kerry-Lynne D. Findlay, en a fait l’annonce aujourd’hui au nom du ministre de l’Emploi et du Développement social, l’honorable Pierre Poilievre.

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Minister Kellie Leitch and Minister John Duncan will announce Government of Canada support to increase employment opportunities for local people with disabilities

Posted April 8, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, along with the Honourable John Duncan, Minister of State and Chief Government Whip and Member of Parliament for Vancouver Island North, will announce Government of…

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Governments of Canada and Saskatchewan sign first Memorandum of Understanding to finalize job training deal

Posted May 20, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Governments of Canada and Saskatchewan today announced that they have signed the first Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) in Canada and are now in final discussions to retool an existing federal-provincial job training deal. This deal will further a…

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Science Horizons Youth Internship Program

Posted June 21, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

In supporting the Government of Canada’s recently announced Economic Action Plan, Environment Canada’s Science Horizons Youth Internship Program is creating jobs, growth and opportunities in an increasingly competitive world.

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Harper Government creates summer jobs and bright futures for youth in Temiskaming Shores

Posted July 16, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, along with Jay Aspin, Member of Parliament for Nipissing-Timiskaming, today announced that 125 young Canadians in North Bay, Temiskaming Shores, and the surrounding communi…

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Minister Pierre Poilievre and Member of parliament for Ketchener Centre will announce an investment to help local youth find jobs

Posted July 28, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, and Stephen Woodworth, Member of Parliament for Kitchener Centre, will announce an investment to help local youth find jobs.

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Building momentum: Financial Consumer Agency of Canada releases 2014-2015 Annual Report

Posted December 10, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Lucie Tedesco, Commissioner of the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada (FCAC), today released the Agency’s 2014–2015 Annual Report. It details how the Agency has become more proactive and transparent in its supervision of federally regulated financial entities, expanded its financial literacy activities and restructured to align internal operations with its priorities in protecting financial consumers’ interests.

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Youth Justice Fund

Posted September 25, 2014 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Youth Justice Fund was established in the 1990s as part of the Youth Justice Renewal Initiative, and provides grants and contributions funding for projects across Canada. The Youth Justice Fund has a budget of approximately $4.5 million each year.

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Harper Government invests in Personalized Job Readiness Support for Youth from Pessamit

Posted January 21, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs, Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, on behalf of the Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Aff…

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Harper Government Supports Skills Training in Northeast Saskatchewan

Posted March 4, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Members of the media are invited to attend an important announcement with Randy Hoback, Member of Parliament for Prince Albert, on behalf of the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, in support of skills tr…

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The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, will tour Sheridan College to highlight new financial measures which will help create opportunities for apprentices

Posted January 8, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport and Member of Parliament for Halton, will tour Sheridan College to highlight new financial measures which will help create opportunities for apprentices.

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Ministers Fast and Findlay to Offer Remarks at the Western Innovation Forum

Posted April 16, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Members of the media are invited to attend the second day of the Western Innovation Forum ¿ hosted by Western Economic Diversification Canada, in collaboration with the Canadian Association of Defence and Security Industries (CADSI), Mitacs, and Canadian Commercial Corporation ¿ where the Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade, and the Honourable Kerry-Lynne D. Findlay, Minister of National Revenue, will be providing remarks.

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Governments of Canada and Manitoba celebrate Canada Job Grant success

Posted May 1, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, along with the Honourable Kevin Chief, Manitoba Minister of Jobs and the Economy, today announced that over 1,600 workers in Manitoba are receiving training thanks to fundi…

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Government of Canada funds innovative family law projects in British Columbia

Posted May 22, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada Peter MacKay today announced funding of over $230,000 to the Justice Education Society of British Columbia for two innovative projects that will help Canadian families deal with complex issues related …

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Canada Border Services Agency celebrates the success of its new officer trainees

Posted July 2, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) today congratulates recruits who have completed the Officer Induction Training Program (OITP) at the CBSA College in Rigaud, Quebec. The following individuals were recognized for their academic excellence, leade…

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Government of Canada to Announce Investment in B.C.’s Forestry Industry

Posted July 22, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Members of the media are invited to attend an important event with the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, to benefit skills training in the forestry industry.

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Minister Kellie Leitch will announce Government of Canada support to increase employment opportunities for local people with disabilities

Posted July 30, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, will announce Government of Canada support to increase employment opportunities for local people with disabilities.

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Actua National Conference 2016

Posted January 22, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Good morning, everyone, and welcome to Ottawa! It is a great honour to join you here as we kick off Actua’s 2016 National Conference.

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Government of Canada expands passport services in Chatham, Ontario

Posted February 23, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Government of Canada today announced the opening of passport receiving services within the Service Canada Centre in Chatham, Ontario, located at 120 Wellington Street West. This will allow for increased capacity and efficiency for the Government of…

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Minister Leitch concludes successful visit to India

Posted January 14, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Today, the Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, concluded a successful working visit to India. In Delhi, the Minister met with her Indian counterparts, the ministers responsible for labour and women’s iss…

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Governments of Canada and British Columbia support skills-training programs

Posted March 16, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, along with the Honourable Shirley Bond, Minister of Jobs, Tourism and Skills Training and Minister Responsible for Labour for British Columbia, applauded the completion of …

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Government of Canada helps Canadians with disabilities in Ontario gain job skills

Posted March 4, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Government of Canada is helping Canadians with disabilities gain the skills and experience they need to find jobs. The announcement was made today by John Carmichael, Member of Parliament for Don Valley West, on behalf of the Honourable Candice Ber…

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Minister Bergen highlights key accomplishments for 2014

Posted December 23, 2014 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Candice Bergen, Minister of State for Social Development, today highlighted some key accomplishments of 2014. These include successfully delivering on Economic Action Plan commitments.

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Minister Leitch and MP Sweet to Celebrate Support for Research and Innovation at McMaster University

Posted April 13, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Event date: April 14, 2015 – The Honourable Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, on behalf of the Honourable Ed Holder, Minister of State (Science and Technology), will celebrate support for Canada’s top researchers at McMaster University.

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Government of Canada investments in autism research critical to Canada

Posted May 16, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Mike Lake, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Industry, today joined world-leading researchers on autism spectrum disorders at the annual meeting of the International Society for Autism Research in Salt Lake City, Utah. He participated in a panel discussion and spoke about Canada’s actions to support autism research.

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Minister Michelle Rempel to Announce Support for Micro- and Nano-Coated Sector

Posted May 28, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

On Friday, May 29, members of the media are invited to attend an important event with the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, who will make an announcement to support the commercialization of micro- and n…

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Harper Government helps youth in the Niagara region get jobs

Posted June 5, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Harper Government is helping equip youth in the Niagara region with the skills and experience they need to find jobs. The announcement was made today by the Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Public Works and Government Services, on behalf of the…

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Stars Align for Experiential Tourism Project in Church Point

Posted July 8, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Université Sainte-Anne is introducing new experiential tourism infrastructure to its Church Point campus over the next year. It is collaborating with the Municipality of the District of Clare and les Dames Patronesses de la Colonie Jeunesse Acadienne to execute the project, which includes an observatory, camping facilities and trail signage.

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Government of Canada Investment Establishes Trades Training Program

Posted July 24, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Today, the Honourable Kerry-Lynne D. Findlay, Minister of National Revenue and Member of Parliament for Delta – Richmond East, on behalf of the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, announced a $990,000 investment to the British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) to establish a Heavy Duty Equipment Operator program.

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Government of Canada helps increase employment opportunities for persons with disabilities and Aboriginal peoples

Posted July 31, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Today, the Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, announced support to help Canadians with disabilities and Aboriginal peoples gain meaningful employment in federally regulated sectors such as banking, tran…

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#IWishMyTeacherKnew: Students Share Heartbreaking Notes

Posted April 17, 2015 by Anonymous

Kyle Schwartz is a third grade teacher at Doull Elementary in Denver. She has been teaching for three years. While she loves her job, she admits to having one main obstacle in her teaching: relating to her students. “Ninety-two percent […]

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Government of Canada takes action to help newcomers get jobs in their field faster

Posted October 24, 2014 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development and Minister for Multiculturalism, today announced the creation of the Panel on Employment Challenges of New Canadians as part of the Government of Canada’s action plan to impro…

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Prosperity Initiative Milestone Event – George Brown College Green Building Centre Grand Opening

Posted November 10, 2014 by Canada News Centre - National News

Good morning, ladies and gentlemen. Thank you all for joining us today at the new site of the George Brown College Green Building Centre. It’s my pleasure to be here to mark an important milestone.

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Governments of Canada and Saskatchewan announce the first Canada Job Grant recipient in Saskatchewan

Posted January 29, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Gerry Ritz, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and Member of Parliament for Battlefords¿Lloydminster, on behalf of the Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development, along with the Honourable Jeremy Harrison, Saskatchewan Minister Responsible for Immigration, Jobs, Skills, and Training, today issued Saskatchewan’s first Canada Job Grant to DynaIndustrial, a heavy industrial custom fabrication company.

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Harper Government celebrates the potential of young women and girls on International Women’s Day

Posted March 8, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Minister Leitch announces “Strong Girls, Strong World” project and highlights the Government’s new Girls Advisory Council

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MPs Braid and Albrecht to Celebrate Investment in Support of Innovative Cutting-Edge Research

Posted March 13, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Event date: March 16, 2015 – Peter Braid, Member of Parliament for Kitchener-Waterloo, accompanied by the Honourable Ed Holder, Minister of State (Science and Technology), will celebrate investments in support of innovative research at the University of Waterloo.

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Backgrounder – Canada Outlines Support for New Food Security Initiatives

Posted April 21, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Minister Paradis reaffirms Canada’s leadership and commitment to strong partnerships between public and private sectors to improve lives of world’s most vulnerable people

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