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14:39 ET Holland America Line Invites Guests to Discover the Aloha Spirit on 10 Extended Cruises to Hawaii in 2019-20

Travelers longing to witness the scenic rainbow hues of Hawaii's lush, emerald-green valleys and turquoise seas have 10 Holland America Line cruises...


14:03 ET The Cunard Story Opens on Queen Mary

In partnership with luxury cruise line, Cunard, the iconic RMS Queen Mary will unveil her new, permanent exhibition, 'The Cunard Story,' on July 5 in ...


12:42 ET Alberta Motocross Race Organizers Found Guilty Under Species at Risk Act and Fishery Act

LETHBRIDGE, AB, June 26, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada is fortunate to have some of the most spectacular waterbodies in the world, serving as a home to rich...


10:26 ET The Port of Montreal's Grand Quay launches its free summer lineup!

Nautical picnics, fireworks with entertainment and activities all summer MONTREAL, June 26, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - After making such a splash with the...


06:23 ET Saudi Aramco Signs 12 Agreements With South Korean Partners Worth Billions of Dollars

Saudi Aramco and its affiliates signed 12 agreements with major South Korean companies to reinforce relationships with South Korea, expand...


Jun 25, 2019, 16:03 ET Innovating sustainable fishing gear: Kingston company takes up the challenge!

KINGSTON, ON, June 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Each year, more than eight million metric tons of plastic end up in the world's oceans, and it is predicted that...


Jun 25, 2019, 16:00 ET Media Advisory - Minister Wilkinson to make an important announcement about the Canadian Coast Guard and support for ocean science research

SIDNEY, BC, June 25, 2019 /CNW/ - The Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, the Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, will be at the...


Jun 25, 2019, 14:05 ET Government of Canada celebrates the tenth annual Day of the Seafarer

OTTAWA, June 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Maritime trade is important to the Canadian economy, and the role of seafarers has always been, and continues to be,...


Jun 25, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - MP Gerretsen to meet with Plastics Challenge grant recipient in Kingston/

KINGSTON, ON, June 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Member of Parliament for Kingston and the Islands, Mark Gerretsen on behalf of the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans...


Jun 25, 2019, 08:00 ET Leading Environmental NGOs Stand Together to Call for 100% Observer Coverage on Industrial Tuna Fishing Vessels

13 Leading environmental Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) focused on global tuna conservation announced today that they are standing together to ...


Jun 24, 2019, 14:49 ET Media Advisory - MP Gerretsen to meet with Plastics Challenge grant recipient in Kingston

KINGSTON, ON, June 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Member of Parliament for Kingston and the Islands, Mark Gerretsen on behalf of the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans...


Jun 24, 2019, 13:28 ET Government of Canada invests in transportation infrastructure at the Port of Belledune

BELLEDUNE, NB, June 24, 2019 /CNW/ - The quality of Canada's transportation infrastructure and the efficiency of the country's trade corridors are...


Jun 24, 2019, 12:02 ET Minister Jordan announces new protection for the Atlantic Ocean in Bridgewater, NS

BRIDGEWATER, NS, June 24, 2019 /CNW/ - When it comes to protecting marine safety, the Government of Canada's first priority is to prevent pollution...


Jun 24, 2019, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister Jordan announces action to protect marine environment in Atlantic Canada/

BRIDGEWATER, NS, June 21, 2019 /CNW/ - On behalf of the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, the Honourable Jonathan...


Jun 24, 2019, 05:05 ET Princess Cruises Appoints Leadership Team for Enchanted Princess A Year Before Officially Setting Sail in June 2020

Princess Cruises has announced the leadership team for its newest ship, Enchanted Princess, a year before her debut. Captain Nick Nash and Captain...


Jun 21, 2019, 17:21 ET Media Advisory - Minister Jordan announces action to protect marine environment in Atlantic Canada

BRIDGEWATER, NS, June 21, 2019 /CNW/ - On behalf of the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, the Honourable Jonathan...


Jun 21, 2019, 15:56 ET Statement - A stronger, modernized Fisheries Act Becomes Law

OTTAWA, June 21, 2019 /CNW/ - This afternoon, Bill C-68 received Royal Assent by the Governor General and has officially become law. This is a...


Jun 21, 2019, 13:23 ET Reconciliation at core of Fisheries and Oceans Canada and the Canadian Coast Guard's work

OTTAWA, June 21, 2019 /CNW/ - There is no relationship more important to the Government of Canada than the one with Indigenous Peoples. Our...


Jun 21, 2019, 13:07 ET Media Advisory - Parliamentary Secretary Cormier to make an important announcement about infrastructure improvements at the Port of Belledune

BELLEDUNE, NB, June 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Serge Cormier, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of National Defence and Member of Parliament for...


Jun 21, 2019, 11:00 ET Inshore Rescue Boat station in Rankin Inlet open for recreational boating season

SARNIA, ON, June 21, 2019 /CNW/ - The Inshore Rescue Boat (IRB) station in Rankin Inlet, NU is now open for its second operational season. The...


Jun 21, 2019, 10:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - The Government of Canada commemorates Rear-Admiral Walter Hose, of Windsor, among its Hometown Heroes/

WINDSOR, ON, June 19, 2019 /CNW/ - Vice-Admiral Art McDonald, Commander of the Royal Canadian Navy, will participate in a commemorative ceremony to...


Jun 20, 2019, 14:30 ET Pioneer in sustainable maritime transport: Desgagnés christens and inaugurates two polar class dual fuel/LNG vessels

QUEBEC CITY, June 20, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Desgagnés today proceeded with the double christening and inauguration of the M/T Paul A. Desgagnés and the ...


Jun 20, 2019, 12:57 ET Multi-Agency Research Confirms North Atlantic Right Whale Mortalities Driven Overwhelmingly By Manmade Causes

A new scientific paper released today in the journal Diseases of Aquatic Organisms reports on the causes of 70 North Atlantic right whale mortalities ...


Jun 20, 2019, 12:12 ET Government of Canada bans shark finning

TORONTO, June 20, 2019 /CNW/ - Shark finning is a destructive practice that needs a strong and immediate response to stop the devastating impact on...


Jun 20, 2019, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister Wilkinson to make two announcements on the shark fin trade and Bill C-68/

OTTAWA, June 19, 2019 /CNW/ - Thursday, June 20, 2019 All times local Toronto, Ontario Media are advised that the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and...