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Harper Government helps Canadians with disabilities gain job skills

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

Announced today by the Honourable Candice Bergen, Minister of State for Social Development , the Government of Canada will provide almost $10 million over three years to the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) as part of its goal to help Canadian…

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Minister Brison to Make Announcement in Elmsdale

Posted March 3, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Members of the media are invited to attend an event where the Honourable Scott Brison, President of the Treasury Board, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for the…

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MP Samson to make announcement in Halifax

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

Members of the media are invited to attend an event where Darrell Samson, Member of Parliament for Sackville-Preston-Chezzetcook, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsib…

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MP Eyking to make announcement in Englishtown

Posted June 24, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Members of the media are invited to join the Honourable Mark Eyking, Member of Parliament for Sydney – Victoria, on behalf of the Honorable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for the Atlanti…

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New Edenwold Playground Opens with Investment from Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program

Posted September 17, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Today, the Honourable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for Western Economic Diversification…

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Highlighting the Connection Between Science and Sport at Resurgo Place

Posted February 19, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Government of Canada provides support for bilingual, interactive travelling exhibition

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Remarks by Lucie Tedesco, FCAC Commissioner at the 2014 Advocis Regulatory Affairs Symposium

Posted November 7, 2014 by Canada News Centre - National News

Good morning and thank you for the opportunity to participate in the Advocis Symposium.

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Minister Rempel to Announce Expanded Support for Women in Skilled Trades

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

Members of the media are invited to attend an important announcement with the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, in support of women in skilled trades.

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Government of Canada supports science and engineering research team at the University of Regina

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

Tom Lukiwski, Member of Parliament for Regina-Lumsden-Lake Centre, on behalf of the Honourable Ed Holder, Minister of State (Science and Technology), was at the University of Regina today to celebrate support of nearly $585,000 for a research project t…

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Social Security Agreement between Canada and the Republic of Serbia

Posted December 1, 2014 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development and Minister for Multiculturalism, has announced that the Agreement on Social Security between Canada and the Republic of Serbia comes into force today, December 1, 2014.

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Government of Canada supports seniors in Toronto

Posted April 17, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Seniors in Toronto will benefit from financial support to a local organization that helps reduce social isolation. The announcement was made today by the Honourable Peter Van Loan, Leader of the Government in the House of Commons and Member of Parliament for York¿Simcoe, and Joe Daniel, Member of Parliament for Don Valley East, on behalf of the Honourable Alice Wong, Minister of State (Seniors).

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Member of Parliament Peter Van Loan and Member of Parliament Corneliu Chisu will announce support to help Canadians with disabilities find jobs

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

The Honourable Peter Van Loan, Leader of the Government in the House of Commons and Member of Parliament for York–Simcoe, and Corneliu Chisu, Member of Parliament for Pickering–Scarborough East, on behalf of the Honourable Candice Bergen, Minister of State for Social Development, will announce Government of Canada support to help Canadians with disabilities find jobs.

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Minister Poilievre and Parliamentary Secretary Albas will make an announcement related to credential recognition for Canadian Armed Forces veterans and reservists

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

The Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, and Dan Albas, Parliamentary Secretary to the President of the Treasury Board, will make an announcement related to credential recognition for Canadian Armed Forces veteran…

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Government of Canada highlights ongoing commitment to care for families and seniors at the Families in Canada Conference 2015

Posted June 11, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Today, the Honourable Alice Wong, Minister of State (Seniors), highlighted the Government of Canada’s work to tackle issues facing Canadians caring for family members, including seniors, at the Families in Canada Conference 2015. The conference, hosted…

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Member of Parliament Larry Maguire and Kevin Chief, Minister of Jobs and the Economy for Manitoba, will announce an important initiative to help unemployed older workers return to work

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

Larry Maguire, Member of Parliament for Brandon–Souris, and the Honourable Kevin Chief, Minister of Jobs and the Economy for Manitoba, will announce an important initiative that will help unemployed older workers living in Manitoba return to work.

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Government of Canada Supports Technical Skills Training to Meet the Growing Demand in Manitoba’s Agriculture Sector

Posted July 27, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Larry Maguire, Member of Parliament for Brandon-Souris, on behalf of the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, announced funding to the Assiniboine Community College (ACC) to expand technical skills trainin…

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Week 3 of #FLM2015 to focus on the importance of planning and saving for your future

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

Jane Rooney, Canada’s Financial Literacy Leader, is inviting Canadians to get involved in the third week of Financial Literacy Month (FLM) by participating in activities that focus on planning and saving for the future-a critical life skill.

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Support for École François-Buote and the Carrefour de l’Isle-Saint-Jean

Posted March 15, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Government of Canada invests in Prince Edward Island’s Acadian and Francophone community

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Parliamentary Secretary Beech to address representatives of polytechnics and colleges at Polytechnics Canada Annual Conference

Posted May 11, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

May 12, 2016-The Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Science, Terry Beech, on behalf of the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, will speak about the Government of Canada’s support for colleges and polytechnics during Polytechnics Cana…

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Fisheries and Oceans Canada invests in new, innovative Ocean School program for youth

Posted July 21, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia – Today, on the campus of Dalhousie University, the Honourable Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, announced that the Department of Fisheries and Oceans is contributing $250,000 to the Ocean…

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Malala Yousafzai Becomes Youngest Person To Receive Nobel Peace Prize

Posted October 10, 2014 by Anonymous

17-year-old Malala Yousafzai was awarded the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize Friday morning. She is the youngest person ever to receive the prestigious award, sharing it with fellow children’s rights activist Kailash Satyarthi. The two were honoured for their ongoing efforts to make […]

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Employer deadline for Canada Summer Jobs applications approaching

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

Employers are reminded to apply now for funding under Canada Summer Jobs 2015. The funding will create thousands of job opportunities for students across the country.

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CNSC invites comments on draft REGDOC-2.2.3, Personnel Certification: Initial Certification Examinations

Posted November 4, 2014 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) is asking the public to provide their comments on draft REGDOC-2.2.3, Personnel Certification: Initial Certification Examinations.

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Minister Pierre Poilievre will host a roundtable on job training and tax cuts with MicroSkills and the Peel Multicultural Centre

Posted March 19, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, will host a roundtable on job training and tax cuts with MicroSkills and the Peel Multicultural Centre.

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Harper Government to Announce Support for Training and Skills Development

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

Members of the media are invited to attend an important announcement with the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, in support of women entrepreneurs in Western Canada.

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The Honourable Jason Kenney will address the Canada 2020 #Can2020 Conference.

Posted October 1, 2014 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development, will address the Canada 2020 #Can2020 Conference.

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Minister Poilievre participates in roundtable on tax cuts and training with Progressive Contractors Association of Canada

Posted April 15, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, gathered feedback and advice today during roundtable discussions that touched on issues such as tax cuts, job training, apprenticeships and other government priorities.

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Government of Canada helps youth in Saint-Félicien and area get jobs

Posted May 27, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Government of Canada is helping equip youth in Saint-Félicien and the surrounding area with the skills and experience they need to find jobs. The announcement was made today by the Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs, Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec and Member of Parliament for Roberval–Lac-St-Jean, on behalf of the Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development.

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Harper Government helps youth in Drumheller and area get jobs

Posted June 26, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Harper Government is helping equip youth in Drumheller and the surrounding area with the skills and experience they need to find jobs. The announcement was made today by the Honourable Kevin Sorenson, Minister of State (Finance) and Member of Parli…

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Governments of Canada and Manitoba support skills training for older workers

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

MP Larry Maguire, on behalf of the Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, along with Manitoba Minister of Jobs and the Economy Kevin Chief, today announced an investment of over $996,000 to help unemployed older wor…

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Canada Job Grant supports British Columbia employers and provides workers with skills training

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

Today, Colin Mayes, Member of Parliament for Okanagan–Shuswap, on behalf of the Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, along with Greg Kyllo, Parliamentary Secretary for the BC Jobs Plan and MLA for Shuswap, congratulated employers in Enderby that are training their workers with the help of the Canada Job Grant.

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CAE Healthcare launches world-class neurosurgery simulator in partnership with the National Research Council of Canada

Posted January 18, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

CAE Healthcare announced today the launch of NeuroVRTM, a neurosurgery simulator that offers the world’s most realistic training environment for open cranial and endoscopic brain surgery procedures.

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The Honourable Dominic LeBlanc to celebrate investment in research infrastructure at Mount Allison University

Posted April 14, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Event date: April 15, 2016 – The Honourable Dominic LeBlanc, Leader of the Government in the House of Commons, on behalf of the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, will be at Mount Allison University to celebrate support for universities and researchers.

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Government of Canada Invests in a New Industrial Trades Training Program in Northern Manitoba

Posted June 2, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Today, the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, and Minister responsible for Western Economic Diversification Canada, announced $574,000 in funding for the University College of the North (UCN) to establis…

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Government of Canada Announces Recipients of the Canada First Research Excellence Fund

Posted September 1, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, will announce the recipients of the second competition of the Canada First Research Excellence Fund

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Creating Opportunities for Aboriginal students

Posted February 26, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, today announced that Canada is providing an additional $1.4 million to Indspire’s Building Brighter Futures :

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Government of Canada Supports Skills Training in B.C.’s Kootenay Region

Posted February 27, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Members of the media are invited to attend an important event with David Wilks, Member of Parliament for Kootenay-Columbia, on behalf of the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, to benefit skills training …

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Harper Government to Announce Support for Oil and Gas Research and Development

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

On Monday,
January 19, 2015, the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification will make an announcement to benefit oil and gas research and development.

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Minister MacKay to make a funding announcement

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

The Honourable Peter MacKay, P.C., Q.C., M.P. for Central Nova, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, and Mike Wallace, M.P. for Burlington, will make a funding announcement, regarding justice measures.

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