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 […]
Listeria, Salmonella and E. coli are behind many food recalls in Canada. Here’s what to do if you’ve eaten food contaminated with any of these food-borne bacteria, what symptoms to expect and how to protect yourself in the future.
The Western Association of Broadcasters (WAB) plays a crucial role in educating your members on emerging issues in your industry.
Please be advised that Northwest Territories Premier Bob McLeod, Chair of the Aboriginal Affairs Working Group (AAWG), and the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs, will co-host a media availability following the inau…
Today, Canada’s Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, the Honourable Ralph Goodale, announced that Canada will host the Fifth Regional Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in the Americas in 2017.
The Government of Canada supports the FrancoFolies de Montréal
The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (the Tribunal) today initiated a preliminary injury inquiry into a complaint by CertainTeed Gypsum Canada, of Mississauga, Ontario, that it has suffered injury as a result of the dumping of gypsum board from th…
The virtual reality (VR) animated film Minotaur, directed by Munro Ferguson and produced at the National Film Board of Canada (NFB), will have its European premiere at the Annecy International Animation Film Festival on Wednesday, June 15, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Salle de création in the Bonlieu cultural complex. Minotaur is part of the first set of VR screenings to be held at Annecy, the world’s largest event devoted to animation. The festival runs from June 13 to 18, 2016.
The Honourable Stéphane Dion, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today announced that he will travel to New York City on June 10, 2016, to attend the United Nations Security Council’s open debate on the protection of civilians in the context of peacekeeping operations, which has been convened by Jean-Marc Ayrault, France’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Development.
Let me begin by thanking the British Columbia Vision Teachers’ Association for inviting me to speak this morning.
The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, today marked the conclusion of a successful trip to San Francisco and Silicon Valley. Minister Bains led the Canadian delegation at the 2016 BIO International Conve…
Parliamentary Secretary Champagne Highlights Canada’s Plan for Growth and the Importance of Canada-U.S. Trade in Boston
Ève Lamont’s documentary feature Le commerce du sexe (The Sex Trade), co-produced by Productions du Rapide-Blanc and the NFB, will open the 11th season of Downtown Screenings under the Stars at Place de la Paix: a free series of 13 screenings presented by the Société des arts technologiques (SAT), the Montreal borough of Ville-Marie and the Quartier des spectacles Partnership, in collaboration with CIBL-FM. The series will kick off on Tuesday, June 14, at 8:45 p.m., with the filmmaker, CLES (Concertation des luttes contre l’exploitation sexuelle) communications head Éliane Legault-Roy, and host Nicholas Bergeron in attendance. The film will be shown in its original French version and followed by a Q&A session.
The Government of Canada supports the commemoration of the “King of the North”
Government of Canada Strengthens Rouge National Urban Park Ecological Protection and Provides Long-Term Certainty for Park Farmers
An Act to amend the Rouge National Urban Park Act, the Parks Canada Agency Act and the Canada National Parks Act
Members of the media are invited to attend an important infrastructure event regarding the Théâtre Le Diamant with the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development; the Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage; and Luc Fortin, Quebec Minister of Culture and Communications and responsible for the Protection and Promotion of the French Language.
As part of the Government of Canada’s commitment to honour the service of our women and men in uniform, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau today visited Canadian Forces Base Borden to participate in the unveiling of the new Borden Legacy Monument, part of the CFB Borden Centennial Celebrations.
Event date: June 10, 2016 – The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, will deliver the keynote address at the Hospital for Sick Children’s Centre for Brain & Mental Health inaugural conference dedicated to increasing awareness of pediatric brain and mental health issues.
Adam Vaughan, Member of Parliament (Spadina–Fort York)…
The Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of Health…
TSB chair inducted to Aviation Hall of Fame.
Today, the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, announced that the Government of Canada has launched a process for the recruitment of Social Security Tribunal members via the new Governor in Council appoin…
The Government of Canada committed to resettling 25,000 Syrian refugees by the end of February 2016. To support that effort, the Government announced in November 2015 that it would invest up to $678 million over six years toward expediting the resettle…
In May, the Canadian Commercial Corporation signed an historic $40 million USD contract with the Bangladesh Agricultural Development Corporation (BADC) for Canadian potash from Canpotex Ltd. This contract will include the one millionth tonne of Canadia…
The War Memorial Community Centre Auditorium in the Town of Lunenburg is undergoing upgrades following a non-repayable investment of $30,250 by the Government of Canada through the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program (CIP150).
The Government of Canada supports the Festi Jazz international de Rimouski
Event date: June 10, 2016-The Honourable Bardish Chagger, Minister of Small Business and Tourism, along with Raj Saini, Member of Parliament for Kitchener Centre, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic D…
Members of the media are invited to join the Honourable Dominic LeBlanc, Leader of the Government in the House of Commons and 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 and Minister responsible for the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency; and Benoît Bourque, MLA for Kent South on behalf of the Honourable Donald Arseneault, Minister responsible for the Regional Development Corporation, for a funding announcement on Friday, June 10, 2016.
For the 2016 season, Ottawa Boat Cruises will be offering a new, eco-friendly and unique cruising experience on the downtown Ottawa portion of the Rideau Canal National Historic Site. The Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Minister responsible…
The Rideau Canal is a chain of beautiful lakes, rivers and canals winding 202 km from Kingston, at the head of Lake Ontario, to Ottawa, Canada’s capital city. The Rideau Canal is a national historic site, a Canadian Heritage River, and a UNESCO designa…
Some 240 Canadian Army Reservists from 41 Canadian Brigade Group (41 CBG) will participate in Exercise GOLDEN COYOTE 2016 in South Dakota, from June 11 to 23, 2016.
The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of International Trade, will be in Toronto, Ontario, where she will host a town hall meeting on the Trans-Pacific Partnership at the University of Toronto, open to the public.
The Honourable Carla Qualtrough, Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities…
The recipients of Canada’s Volunteer Awards were honoured today at a special ceremony in Ottawa. The exceptional contributions of businesses and individuals from across Canada were acknowledged in various categories including the return of the Thérèse Casgrain Lifelong Achievement Award.
Halifax, Nova Scotia – The Ministerial Advisory Panel is holding a public consultation meeting in Halifax to gather public opinion on the Last In, First Out (LIFO) policy for the Northern shrimp fishery.
General Jonathan Vance, Chief of the Defence Staff, is pleased to announce additions to the list of Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) General and Flag Officer senior appointments, promotions and retirements that will occur in 2016.
Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs, the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, introduced a bill in the House of Commons today that would amend the Yukon Environmental and Socio-economic Assessment Act (YESAA).
In 2015, as part of a wider initiative to modernize and streamline the northern regulatory regime, changes were made to the Yukon Environmental and Socio-economic Assessment Act (YESAA).
Today, I met with an inspiring group of young people from the Assembly of First Nations National Youth Council to discuss their views on the many pressing challenges they and their peers are facing.
The Honourable Stéphane Dion, Minister of Foreign Affairs, announced today that Switzerland’s Federal Councillor Didier Burkhalter, head of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs, will make an official visit to Canada on June 9, 2016.