CNW Media Daybook for Thursday, August 17, 2017

TORONTO, Aug. 17, 2017 /CNW/ - ALL TIMES ARE LOCAL

THURSDAY, AUGUST 17

NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR

TIME:

10:00

EVENT:

 MP Whalen makes a funding announcement on behalf of Minister Goodale

CITY:

ST. JOHN'S

LOCATION:

Newfoundland and Labrador Housing and Homelessness Network, 77 Charter Avenue

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---mp-whalen-to-make-a-funding-announcement-on-behalf-of-minister-goodale-640773453.html

 

NOVA SCOTIA

TIME:

11:30

EVENT:

Government of Canada announces long-term investment in the National Shipbuilding Strategy

CITY:

DARTMOUTH

LOCATION:

2 Ochterloney Street

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---government-of-canada-to-announce-a-long-term-investment-in-the-national-shipbuilding-strategy-640732653.html

 

QUEBEC

TIME:

8:30

EVENT:

Preventing Overdiagnosis, 5th international conference on overdiagnosis hosted by Quebec Medical Association – Opening remarks

CITY:

QUEBEC CITY

LOCATION:

Quebec City,  Convention Centre 1000, René-Lévesque Est

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---350-specialists-from-21-countries-concerned-about-the-pernicious-effects-of-overdiagnosis-to-meet-in-quebec-city-640480763.html



TIME:

10:00

EVENT:

Technical briefing for media on asylum seekers entering Canada between official ports of entry

CITY:

LACOLLE

LOCATION:

Centre Léodore-Ryan, Le Chalet Room, 10 Rue Ste. Marie

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---technical-briefing-for-media-on-asylum-seekers-entering-canada-between-official-ports-of-entry-640825923.html



TIME:

10:00

EVENT:

The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos will make an announcement about how the Government of Canada will help local youth to find and keep good jobs

CITY:

QUEBEC

LOCATION:

SPHERE Québec, 210, Charest Boulevard East, first floor

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---employment-and-social-development-canada-640825483.html

 

ONTARIO

TIME:

9:00

EVENT:

Minister Bennett announces funding for Pikangikum First National to Connect to Ontario's Provincial Electrical Grid

CITY:

THUNDER BAY

LOCATION:

Victoria Inn Hotel and Convention Centre, Embassy Room, 555 Arthur Street West

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---minister-carolyn-bennett-to-announce-funding-for-pikangikum-first-nation-to-connect-to-ontarios-provincial-electrical-grid-640609213.html



TIME:

10:00

EVENT:

Capital Fair

CITY:

OTTAWA

LOCATION:

Rideau Carleton Raceway – 4837 Albion Rd.

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---largest-crowd-yet-to-enjoy-accessible-day-at-capital-fair-640568813.html



TIME:

10:30

EVENT:

MP Sangha makes clean energy announcement for region of Peel

CITY:

BRAMPTON

LOCATION:

10 Peel Centre Dr., P1 level, north side

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---mp-sangha-to-make-clean-energy-announcement-for-the-region-of-peel-640762343.html



TIME:

10:30

EVENT:

Government of Canada announces a long-term investment in the National Shipbuilding Strategy

CITY:

OTTAWA

LOCATION:

1 Chrysalis Way

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---government-of-canada-to-announce-a-long-term-investment-in-the-national-shipbuilding-strategy-640733223.html



TIME:

11:30

EVENT:

Minister McKenna hosts stakeholder round table on modernization of North American Free Trade Agreement – Media Availability (following the round table)

CITY:

TORONTO

LOCATION:

Toronto Marriott Bloor Yorkville Hotel, 90 Bloor Street East

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---minister-mckenna-to-host-stakeholder-round-table-on-modernization-of-north-american-free-trade-agreement-640795193.html



TIME:

13:00

EVENT:

Minister of Status of Women makes an important announcement on the Government of Canada's commitment to provide young women with meaningful leadership opportunities

CITY:

TORONTO

LOCATION:

Toronto Collaboration HUB, 120 Bremner Boulevard., Suite 2010

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---minister-of-status-of-women-maryam-monsef-will-make-an-important-announcement-on-the-government-of-canadas-commitment-to-providing-young-women-with-meaningful-leadership-opportunities-640788063.html



TIME:

18:00

EVENT:

PortsToronto Invites You to the Opening Night of Sail-In Cinema™

CITY:

TORONTO

LOCATION:

Sugar Beach, 11 Dockside Drive

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/portstoronto-invites-you-to-the-opening-night-of-sail-in-cinema-640750183.html

 

BRITISH COLUMBIA

TIME:

10:30

EVENT:

Minister Qualtrough announces support for community infrastructure

CITY:

VERNON

LOCATION:

Vantage One Soccer Centre, 6601 Okanagan Landing Rd

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---minister-qualtrough-to-announce-support-for-community-infrastructure-640782953.html



TIME:

14:00

EVENT:

Minister Qualtrough to Announce Support for Community Infrastructure

CITY:

KELOWNA

LOCATION:

Okanagan Commons Field/Purcell Residence

URL:

http://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/media-advisory---minister-qualtrough-to-announce-support-for-community-infrastructure-640818733.html

 

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