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Mar 22, 2019, 15:15 ET Explore and recreate history with Photostories Canada, a new website created by the Canadian Photography Institute

Free online photography resource More than 800 photostories from 1955 to 1971 available to view OTTAWA, March 22, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian...


Mar 22, 2019, 09:17 ET Reimagining SPACE - Centennial Hall should be redefined

BEACONSFIELD, QC, March 22, 2019 /CNW/ - The second stage of the Reimagining SPACE citizen consultation for the revitalization of Centennial Park and ...


Mar 21, 2019, 14:17 ET Media Advisory - Canadians in Flight stamp issue honours pilots, designers and aircraft; join us at the Canada Aviation and Space Museum

OTTAWA, March 21, 2019 /CNW/ - On Tuesday, March 26, Canada Post will unveil five stamps that celebrate the heights of ingenuity and courage by...


Mar 21, 2019, 11:49 ET Statement by Minister Rodriguez on Nowruz

Today, thousands of people in Canada and around the world celebrate Nowruz, the New Year in the Persian calendar OTTAWA, March 21, 2019 /CNW/ -...


Mar 21, 2019, 11:00 ET Statement by Minister Rodriguez on Holi

Today in Canada and in other parts of the world, we celebrate Holi, the Festival of Colours OTTAWA, March 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, Hindu communities...


Mar 21, 2019, 10:00 ET Statement by the Prime Minister on Holi

OTTAWA, March 21, 2019 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the occasion of Holi: "Today, we join...


Mar 21, 2019, 08:40 ET The 2019 Scotiabank Photography Award Shortlist is revealed

TORONTO, March 21, 2019 /CNW/ - The 2019 Scotiabank Photography Award, the largest peer-nominated and peer-reviewed celebration of excellence in...


Mar 20, 2019, 08:00 ET Statement by the Prime Minister on the International Day of La Francophonie

OTTAWA, March 20, 2019 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the International Day of La Francophonie:...


Mar 19, 2019, 17:40 ET Rosewood Hong Kong Opens Its Harbourfront Doors As A Timeless Monument To Residential Luxury

Rosewood Hong Kong opens as a magnificent new ultra-luxury property in the heart of the Victoria Dockside district on the shores of Victoria Harbour. ...


Mar 18, 2019, 13:05 ET Artprice and Artron Are Adapting Their 2019 Strategy to the Art Market Dimension of China's Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) That Will Be Presented by President Xi Jinping This Week in France

As part of China's Presidential visit to Europe this week, Mr Xi Jinping will be in France to promote China's New Sild Road over-arching development...


Mar 18, 2019, 12:00 ET Canada-Wide Meetings on the Official Languages Act: Forum on Federal Institutions that Embody Official Languages

The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Tourism, Official Languages and La Francophonie, participated in a forum on official languages in Ottawa...


Mar 18, 2019, 04:34 ET Emaar to Launch 'Dubai Stars', a Walk of Fame Saluting 10,000 International Celebrities, in Downtown Dubai

Emaar, the biggest lifestyle developer outside China, the developer of Burj Khalifa, The Dubai Mall, Dubai Opera, The Dubai Fountain and many...


Mar 18, 2019, 00:41 ET The 2019 JUNO Awards celebrates the country's biggest achievements in Canadian music, live on CBC

Corey Hart inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame Surprise appearance by international icon Sting Exclusive performance by Shawn Mendes from...


Mar 17, 2019, 09:00 ET Statement by Minister Rodriguez on St. Patrick's Day

Today, we celebrate St. Patrick's Day in Canada and around the world OTTAWA, March 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, people in Canada and around the world...


Mar 17, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister Rodriguez to Attend the JUNO Awards in London/

The Honourable Pablo Rodriguez, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism, will attend the JUNO Awards LONDON, ON, March 15, 2019 /CNW/ -...


Mar 16, 2019, 23:08 ET The 2019 JUNO Gala Dinner & Awards Presented by SOCAN shines a spotlight on newly discovered Canadian talent

• Shawn Mendes takes the lead with four awards • Twenty first time nominees take home a coveted JUNO statuette including hometown favourite, Loud...


Mar 16, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister Rodriguez to Attend the JUNO Awards in London/

The Honourable Pablo Rodriguez, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism, will attend the JUNO Awards LONDON, ON, March 15, 2019 /CNW/ -...


Mar 15, 2019, 12:30 ET Investing in Cultural Spaces in Toronto

The Government of Canada supports Manifesto Community Projects, The Remix Project and Artscape Daniels Launchpad TORONTO, March 15, 2019 /CNW/ - The...


Mar 15, 2019, 12:22 ET The Seine River Region selected as a Welcoming Francophone Community

LORETTE, MB, March 15, 2019 /CNW/ - The Seine River Region has been selected as a Welcoming Francophone Community as part of Canada's Action Plan for ...


Mar 15, 2019, 10:00 ET Media Advisory - Minister Rodriguez to Attend the JUNO Awards in London

The Honourable Pablo Rodriguez, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism, will attend the JUNO Awards LONDON, ON, March 15, 2019 /CNW/ -...


Mar 15, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Arts and Culture Shine in Ontario/

The Honourable Pablo Rodriguez, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism, will be in the Toronto and Hamilton area to meet with arts and...


Mar 15, 2019, 02:00 ET The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo to Launch 'Let's Talk Art!' -- English Program for Foreign Visitors to Enjoy Artworks through Cross-cultural Conversations

The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Japan's first national art museum situated near the Imperial Palace, will launch Let's Talk Art! -- an...


Mar 14, 2019, 15:07 ET Helping Canadians Discover Their History

The Honourable Pablo Rodriguez, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism, announces funding for Historica Canada TORONTO, March 14, 2019...


Mar 14, 2019, 13:00 ET Opportunity for Canadians to help shape the way history is shared at Parks Canada places

Public input will help ensure broader, more inclusive stories at Canada's heritage places OTTAWA, March 14, 2019 /CNW/ - Parks Canada places belong...


Mar 14, 2019, 09:00 ET Investing in Prince Edward Island's Acadian and Francophone Community

The Government of Canada is proud to fund, along with the Government of Prince Edward Island, a project to expand a school/community centre in Prince ...