Almost 7 years ago, while going through some personal issues, I made a terrible mistake and ended up being convicted of driving under the influence (DUI) in the State of California. It was a dark period in my life, but I have moved on and learned my lesson. This spring, however, my intoxicated driving conviction […]
The insights and talent of today’s young Canadians and post-secondary students will be fundamental to strengthening the middle class and positioning Canada for success in the global economy of tomorrow.
The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) today released the report on its safety study, “Expanding the use of locomotive voice and video recorders in Canada.”
Media are invited to a technical briefing which aims at providing an update on, Operation IMPACT the Canadian Armed Forces’ commitment to the fight against Daesh in the Middle-East.
Port-la-Joye-Fort Amherst National Historic Site Hosts Acadian Day of Remembrance
Whatì – Today, Member of Parliament for the Northwest Territories, Michael McLeod, on behalf of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, the Honourable Bob McLeod, Premier of the Northwest Territories, the Honourable Wally Schumann, Northwest Territories Minister of Transportation and the Honourable Robert C. McLeod, Northwest Territories Minister of Finance, along with Tłı̨chǫ Grand Chief Eddie Erasmus, announced conditional approval of federal funding for the construction of the Tłı̨chǫ All-Season Road.
The Government of Canada recognizes the important role of small and medium size businesses in creating jobs and supporting the economy.
A statement will be issued today regarding marijuana regulations. Following the statement, Health Canada officials will hold a media briefing via teleconference to provide further detail and respond to questions.
Dr. Alain Beaudet, President of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), announced today the appointment of Dr. Carrie Bourassa as incoming Scientific Director of CIHR’s Institute of Aboriginal Peoples’ Health.
The Government of Canada delivered the first of two federal Gas Tax Fund installments for 2016-17 to all provinces and territories.
Finance Minister Bill Morneau today announced the income tax deduction limits and expense benefit rates that will apply in 2017 when using an automobile for business purposes.
Funding announcement will take place in the RMWB City Hall in Fort McMurray with Mayor Melissa Blake
A modern and effective drinking water treatment system is essential to ensure people have access to safe water. Taking action to ensure water systems are reliable often comes with a high price tag for communities. That is why the governments of Canada …
Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS) Charlottetown returned to her home port of Halifax, Nova Scotia today after a successful six-month deployment on Operation REASSURANCE, Canada’s contribution to NATO assurance and deterrence measures aimed at promotin…
Event date: December 12, 2016 – The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, will deliver remarks in support of an investment that demonstrates how innovation can make a better Canada. Bayer AG and venture capital firm Versant Ventures will launch a new company to develop best-in-class therapies to cure a range of diseases. The Minister will be available to media following the event.
Defence Minister Harjit S. Sajjan will hold a teleconference on Monday, August 15th 2016 to provide an update on his trip to Africa.
Thank you very much for that very warm introduction; and thank you very much everyone for being here. I’m really pleased that everyone is here to engage in this conversation about trade.
Automotive Innovation Fund supports Canadian jobs and technologies that shape the future of the industry – January 9, 2017 – Alliston, Ontario – Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada – The Government of Canada is committed to maintaining and creating good middle-class jobs, growth and long-term prosperity by keeping Canada’s automotive manufacturing sector globally competitive and innovative.
Mr. Seamus O’Regan, Member of Parliament for St. John’s South - Mount Pearl, on behalf of the Minister of the Environment and Climate Change and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, Catherine McKenna, today recognized the importance of Thomas Nangle, as a person of national historic significance. A special ceremony was held this afternoon at Canadian Forces Station St. John’s in collaboration with the Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada, the Royal Newfoundland Regiment, and the Royal Canadian Legion.
Shocka! There was a huge campaign aimed at releasing Hamyd, who was then a teenager, with classmates eventually providing an alibi then led to him being released without charge. But now – in what appears to be another huge failure by France’s security agencies – Mourad was intercepted in Turkey’ on July 28th as he […]
Members of the media are invited to attend an important infrastructure event with the Honorable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, on behalf of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities; Dominique Vien, Minister of Labour, Minister Responsible for the Chaudière-Appalaches Region and Member of Parliament for Bellechasse, on behalf of Martin Coiteux, Minister of Municipal Affairs and Territorial Occupation, Minister of Public Safety, and Minister Responsible for the Montréal Region; and Gilles Lehouillier, Mayor of Lévis.
Up to 220 households in rural Eastern Ontario will benefit from a Government of Canada investment to improve high-speed Internet service to underserved communities. This investment will allow residents in the townships of Rideau Lakes, Tay Valley, Sout…
The Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Status of Women and Member of Parliament for Thunder Bay-Superior North, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, and Minister responsible for FedNor, t…
Starting November 25, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, Canadians everywhere can access Katherena Vermette and Erika MacPherson’s award-winning National Film Board of Canada (NFB) short documentary this river free-of-…
Government of Canada announces infrastructure support through the Canada Cultural Spaces Fund
Canada’s Minister of Finance, the Honourable Bill Morneau, will attend an Ice Cream Social at the Lunenburg Heritage Society Bandstand in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia.
Ladies and gentlemen, friends and colleagues, it is pleasure to be back home in Vancouver for this year’s Western Innovation forum. I’ve had an interesting few days, starting in Kitchener-Waterloo, then to Mali and Senegal, and seeing the outcome of ye…
I’m touched by the warmth and smiles that have greeted the Canadian delegation since our arrival in Sri Lanka last night. Minister Samaraweera, thank you very much for your invitation and the exceptional hospitality we’ve been shown.
The Government of Canada has now provided all provinces and territories with the first of two federal Gas Tax Fund installments for 2016−17.
Speaking notes for Dr. Guy Berthiaume, Librarian and Archivist of Canada
Speech for IFLA (International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions) Satellite Meeting
August 10, 2016
M. Marc Miller, Member of Parliament for Ville-Marie - Le Sud-Ouest - Île-des-Sœurs, will take part in the Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada plaque unveiling ceremony to commemorate the national historic significance of Outremont Theatre and Emmanuel Briffa.
Canadian Heritage is inviting journalists to cover the Kick-Off Celebrations for the 150th anniversary of Confederation…
Cross-Canada Official Languages Consultations 2016
Over the past five months, the Government of Canada has held public sessions across Canada as part of a consultation process to inform planned federal accessibility legislation. The Honourable Carla Qualtrough, Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabi…
Canadian companies need the right resources to further develop and bring their innovative products to market. Today, Hanwha L&C Canada Inc. is receiving a $15-million investment that will allow the company to double its production capacity and integrate robotics in a unique advanced manufacturing process that is a first in Canada.