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 Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) is pleased to share some of the enforcement highlights for April from our border crossings in the Southern Ontario Region.
Defence Minister Harjit S. Sajjan today issued the following statement to mark National Public Service Week:
Two Indiana residents were referred for a secondary examination on April 1. Officers found a loaded handgun with a 14-round magazine inside a black duffel bag belonging to the male traveller. The gun was seized, and the travellers we…
Halifax-class warships Her Majesty’s Canadian Ships (HMCS) Calgary and Vancouver, and their nearly 500 sailors departed Esquimalt Harbour today to participate in Exercise Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC), the world’s largest international maritime exercise….
Federal, provincial and territorial ministers of innovation and economic development met today, for the first time in 12 years, to discuss how to grow the economy and create good-paying middle-class jobs in communities across Canada.
Event date: June 14, 2016 – The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, will be the first speaker at Canada’s Next Big Challenge: Being Innovative, an open public forum about making Canada a leader in innovation. This event kicks off the Canada 2020 Innovation Project.
The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, and Stéphanie Vallée, Minister of Justice and Attorney General for Quebec, have asked the Canadian Judicial Council for a new inquiry into the conduct of the Honourable Justice Michel Girouard of the Superior Court of Quebec.
Investments in our Heritage at Sir John Johnson Manor House
The Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, will participate in the International Economic Forum of the Americas’ Conference of Montreal. . .
Halifax area clinic serves Nova Scotia Veterans and their families
The Government of Canada is providing $2 million in funding this year to CNIB through the Social Development Partnerships Program – Disability component to continue to support CNIB in its production of alternate format published materials for people with print disabilities. People with print disabilities include those with visual impairments, people with impairments which affect reading comprehension (such as learning disabilities), and people who are unable to hold or turn the pages of a book.
Agriculture and Agri-Food Minister Lawrence MacAulay announced today an investment of over $1.1 million for the Manitoba Forage and Grassland Association to develop a hydrology model of the Assiniboine River Basin that will help predict the effects of …
Defence Minister Harjit S. Sajjan will travel to Brussels, Belgium, to participate in the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Defence Ministers’ Ministerial Meeting, to be held from June 14-15, ahead of the NATO Heads of State and Government Summ…
TSB releases final rail investigation report.
The Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, the Honourable Jim Reiter, Minister of Government Relations, and His Worship David Trann, Mayor of Nipawin, today announced funding for a new water treatment plant in Nipawin.
Event date: June 14, 2016 – The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, will make an announcement tomorrow at the National Press Theatre about Canada’s Innovation Agenda. He will be joined by the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, and the Honourable Bardish Chagger, Minister of Small Business and Tourism.
Canada’s New Approach to Economic Growth Receives International Recognition
The Government of Canada is committed to restoring a culture of respect for and within the federal public service.
The Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, today launched a national safety campaign and reiterated the Government of Canada’s intention to propose new regulations for UAVs, or drones as they are more commonly known. Minister Garneau was joine…
Canada is a world leader in unmanned air vehicles (UAV), commonly called drones. Transport Canada has had regulations in place for the safe use of drones since 1996. While the number of drones in Canada continue to increase so do the number of incident…
The Honourable Mark Eyking, Member of Parliament for Sydney–Victoria, Nova Scotia, on behalf of the Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, today announced the transfer of a parcel of land in the Port of Sydney. . .
The Government of Canada understands the role of science in maintaining a thriving, clean economy and in providing the evidence for sound policy decisions. To deliver on this role however, federal programs that support Canada’s research efforts must be…
Montréal is a city with big ambitions, like its mayor, which is undoubtedly why the organizers of this great Conference of Montreal have chosen this ambitious theme, Shaping a New Era of Prosperity
The Honourable Judy M. Foote, Minister of Public Services and Procurement, and the Honourable John McKay, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of National Defence, representing the Honourable Harjit S. Sajjan, Minister of National Defence, today ann…
The Honourable Stéphane Dion, Minister of Foreign Affairs, and the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, today announced that they will attend the Conference of Montreal, in Montréal, Quebec, from June 13 to 15, 2016.
Budget 2016 reaffirms commitment to Veterans
The Honourable Kent Hehr, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, will make an announcement regarding support for Veterans with mental health needs in Nova Scotia.
Government of Canada invests to preserve heritage in Yukon
Dawson Historical Complex National Historic Site and
Kluane National Park and Reserve Investments
Grand total investment: $9.9 M
Gudie Hutchings, Member of Parliament for Long Range Mountains, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA), today anno…
In this excerpt from her book Money Talks, Gail Vaz-Oxlade explains how to overcome common issues—disparities in background and upbringing—that can drive a wedge between partners.
The Competition Bureau welcomes the Competition Tribunal’s decision today relating to a 2014 consent agreement between the Bureau and four of Canada’s largest ebook publishers: Hachette Book Group, HarperCollins, Macmillan and Simon & Schuster.
I would like to thank France, as president of the Security Council, for giving me this opportunity to address the Security Council regarding the protection of civilians in United Nations peacekeeping operations. This initiative of France is necessary, …
The District of Barriere’s new wastewater system officially opened earlier today. The completion of this Sustainable Wastewater Management Solutions project means that residential and commercial properties in the core of the community will no longer be…
Canada joined the consensus [committed to the 2016 UN Political Declaration on HIV/AIDS] and supports the Political Declaration, but let’s be clear: we must go beyond. That is Canada’s intention.
Parks Canada Announces Complimentary Shuttle in Waterton Lakes National Park