Announcement About Celebrations for the 150th Anniversary of Confederation
The governments of Canada and Quebec today announced funding for the inauguration of a new operations support and passenger information system for public transit systems serving 12 Montérégie municipalities. Celebrating the occasion today were Member of Parliament, Jean-Claude Poissant, on behalf of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, and Member of Parliament for Soulanges, Lucie Charlebois, on behalf of Laurent Lessard, Quebec Minister of Transport, Sustainable Mobility and Transportation Electrification.
The Government of Canada is investing $460,000 to enable Innovation Initiatives Ontario North (IION) to implement phase three of its Step Forward Entrepreneurs Program (SFEP).
Last night I proposed to Canada Post and the Canadian Union of Postal Workers that I appoint a special mediator to assist them in their negotiations. I will do so expeditiously.
Under this new federal funding program, the governments of Canada and New Brunswick are investing $58.1 million in 75 water and wastewater projects to ensure New Brunswickers have access to clean and reliable water sources. This is in addition to the projects announced with the signing of the bilateral agreement on August 18, 2016.
Local arts organizations in the Gros Morne National Park region receive financial support from Parks Canada
Lévis families will be able to take advantage of modern recreational facilities thanks to an investment in the construction of a multipurpose aquatic complex. This project will enhance recreational activities for Lévis residents and make it possible to attract major sporting events to the Chaudière–Appalaches region.
Parks Canada and Canadian Pacific Share Results From Multiyear Joint Research Initiative
Stéphane Lauzon, Parliamentary Secretary for Sport and Persons with Disabilities and Member of Parliament for Argenteuil-La Petite-Nation, on behalf of the Minister of the Environment and Climate Change and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, Catherine McKenna, today unveiled a commemorative plaque from the Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada (HSMBC) to recognize the national historic significance of the1972 Summit Series.
Announcement About the Vancouver East Cultural Centre
The governments of Canada and Alberta are making investments to create jobs and grow the middle class now while building a foundation for a strong, sustainable economic future. Investing in local infrastructure ensures Canadians have safe water and was…
Statement on International Holocaust Remembrance Day
The Canadian Coast Guard advises the public that the seasonal inshore rescue boat stations located in Bainsville (Ontario), Pointe-aux-Anglais (Oka), Beaconsfield, Longueuil, Sorel and Trois-Rivières are beginning to wrap up their annual summer activities. All the stations will be operational until Monday September 5, 2016, 8 p.m.
Agriculture Minister Lawrence MacAulay announced today the appointment of Anthony Douglas (Doug) Chorney as Assistant Chief Commissioner of the Canadian Grain Commission (CGC). The appointment is for a five-year term effective February 13, 2017. Biogra…
Members of the media are invited to attend an important infrastructure event with the Honourable Patricia A. Hajdu, Minister of Status of Women, and Member of Parliament for Thunder Bay–Superior North, on behalf of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities; and the Honourable Michael Gravelle, Ontario Minister of Northern Development and Mines and Member of Provincial Parliament for Thunder Bay–Superior North, on behalf of the Honourable Bob Chiarelli, Ontario Minister of Infrastructure.
Winnipeg, Manitoba, 2 February 2017 – The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) determined a loss of engine power while hovering at low altitude led to the 2015 fatal helicopter accident near Paynton, Saskatchewan. The details are contained in the investigation report (A15C0146).
Arts Organization in Maniwaki
The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, will host a reception at the Canadian Museum of History to celebrate the launch of the Black History Month campaign, on Monday. Minister Joly will deliver a speech to mark the occasion…
Kid Food Nation will help kids and families develop knowledge and skills to plan and prepare healthy meals
Advancing collective action to address global health challenges
The Honourable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, today issued the following statement regarding the reinstatement of Nexus privileges at the U.S. border.
Mr. Ramez Ayoub, Member of Parliament for Thérèse-De Blainville, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, along with Hélène David, Quebec Minister responsible for Higher Education, today announced a historic investment to help equip young Quebecers with the quality post-secondary education that will help them achieve their goals.
Cultural institution and museum in Shawinigan.
Government of Canada supports municipality’s community project.
The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of International Trade, will deliver brief remarks and hold a media availability at the Embassy of Canada to the United States in Washington, D.C., following a meeting about softwood lumber with Michael Froman…
Minister Joly to Speak at National Flag of Canada Day Celebrations
Event date: September 15, 2016 – The Honourable Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard and Member of Parliament for Beauséjour, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, will be at Mount Allison University to announce infrastructure funding for the university and to highlight the benefits of the Government of Canada’s PostSecondary Institutions Strategic Investment Fund.
The National Energy Board (NEB) is extending the date in the sunset clause for the North Montney Pipeline Project to June 10, 2017. The sunset clause said that construction must begin before June 10, 2016 or approval for the project will expire. NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd. (NGTL) wrote to the NEB on March 28, 2016 asking that the sunset clause be extended for one year until June 10, 2017.
Flynn writes:Boasting three names — Linda Moulton Howe, David John Oates, Tom Van Flandern, etc. — seemed a prerequisite for landing an appearance as a guest. A fellow listener pondered aloud to me about this shared characteristic with serial killers; methinks ridiculed people take themselves super seriously when nobody else does, hence the three-name defense […]
A message from Lieutenant-General Christine Whitecross, Commander of Military Personnel Command
Everything that has ever happened in the ranks of the New Democratic Party of Canada before his arrival, seems to be of no interest to Jagmeet Singh. What a sad day for the New Democratic Party of Canada.Every Member of the Federal NDP Caucus who remai…
The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science, and Economic Development and Minister responsible for Western Economic Diversification Canada, will make an announcement that demonstrates the Government of Canada’s commitment to supportin…
CO2-sniffing plane finds oilsands emissions higher than industry reported; Cataracts, small brains, and DNA damage – Chernobyl’s wildlife 33 years after the meltdown; Mice reinvent the hamster wheel in zero gravity; A comet fragment trapped inside an m…
Are you looking for ideas for fall outings? Environment and Climate Change Canada invites you, until October 30, to the Cap Tourmente National Wildlife Area, one of the eight National Wildlife Areas in Quebec.
To be clear, neither Random House, nor Kellogg’s, should be fairly expected to do the right thing when it comes to health.
Kellogg’s job is to see food. Random House’s job is to sell books. Nothing more, nothing less.
Truly, not a single choice parents or children should be encouraged to make. All ultra-processed, sugary, junk (and some crackers and potato chips).
Again, no reason to expect either Random House or Kellogg’s to be doing the right thing by kids, but in my opinion, their clear partnership in doing the wrong thing here certainly doesn’t reflect well on either of them.
All accredited media representatives who are covering the Royal Tour…