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Jul 04, 2019, 11:13 ET Government of Canada announces funding for innovative project to help apprentices in Waterloo region complete their training and find work in the skilled trades

BRESLAU, ON, July 4, 2019 /CNW/ - Giving every Canadian a real and fair chance at success means helping them get the skills and training they need to ...


Jul 04, 2019, 09:30 ET Media Advisory - MP Whalen will make an important announcement in support of women's organizations in NL

OTTAWA, July 4, 2019 /CNW/ - Nick Whalen, Member of Parliament for St. John's East, on behalf of the Honourable Maryam Monsef, Minister of...


Jul 04, 2019, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister Duclos to visit local woman-led company/

SAINT-AUGUSTIN-DE-DESMAURES, QC, July 3, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development and...


Jul 03, 2019, 19:38 ET Media Advisory - Minister Duclos to visit local woman-led company

SAINT-AUGUSTIN-DE-DESMAURES, QC, July 3, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development and...


Jul 03, 2019, 18:45 ET Minister Jordan announces support for women entrepreneurs in British Columbia

Government of Canada is investing over $1 million to help women entrepreneurs in British Columbia grow their businesses VERNON, BC, July 3, 2019...


Jul 03, 2019, 14:00 ET Minister Champagne announces investment in women entrepreneurs

Government of Canada invests up to $100,000 to facilitate expansion projects of a woman-owned company in Baie-Comeau BAIE-COMEAU, QC, July 3, 2019...


Jul 03, 2019, 08:30 ET Britta Lesaux Appointed President & CEO Philips Canada

MARKHAM, ON, July 3, 2019 /CNW/ - Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, announced that Britta Lesaux has been...


Jul 03, 2019, 08:15 ET Vancouver Laser and Skin Care Centre Makes the "Mommy Makeover" a Reality Through the Unique Combination of Cosmetic Procedure Technology

VANCOUVER, July 3, 2019 /CNW/ - Vancouver Laser and Skin Care Centre now offers a combination of modern, non-surgical procedures that gives patients, ...


Jul 03, 2019, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister Champagne to visit local woman-led company/

BAIE-COMEAU, QC, July 2, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities and Member of Parliament ...


Jul 02, 2019, 18:00 ET Media Advisory - Women-led businesses in British Columbia to receive support for business development

VERNON, BC, July 2, 2019 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to attend an important announcement with the Honourable Bernadette Jordan, Minister ...


Jul 02, 2019, 11:45 ET Montréal Pride Festival Unveils its TD Stage Free Outdoor Programming for 2019 Featuring Diversity and Parity!

MONTRÉAL, July 2, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The Montréal Pride Festival, presented by TD in collaboration with Casino de Montréal, today unveiled the...


Jul 02, 2019, 10:55 ET Media Advisory - Minister Champagne to visit local woman-led company

BAIE-COMEAU, QC, July 2, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities and Member of Parliament ...


Jul 01, 2019, 11:20 ET Rita Ora to Be the Global THOMAS SABO Brand Ambassador From Autumn/Winter 2019

The magic of jewellery, the magic of being a woman – Singer Rita Ora is now the global face of THOMAS SABO for the next two years. Rita is also the...


Jun 29, 2019, 07:00 ET /R E M I N D E R -- Media Advisory - Itinerary for Saturday, June 29, 2019/

OTTAWA, June 28, 2019 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Osaka, Japan 8:45 a.m. The Prime Minister will meet with members of the Lima Group. International ...


Jun 28, 2019, 18:29 ET Media Advisory - Itinerary for Saturday, June 29, 2019

OTTAWA, June 28, 2019 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Osaka, Japan 8:45 a.m. The Prime Minister will meet with members of the Lima Group. International ...


Jun 28, 2019, 16:22 ET Jann Arden, renowned musician, to Speak About Personal Journey through Midlife

MOKITA to crack open conversation on sleep, stress and sex VANCOUVER, June 28, 2019 /CNW/ - On July 12, 2019, Jann Arden will be in Vancouver to...


Jun 28, 2019, 15:40 ET Minister Ng announces federal investment of up to $2.1 million in the Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada and woman-led businesses in southern Ontario

TORONTO, June 28, 2019 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada is advancing women's economic empowerment with the first ever Women Entrepreneurship...


Jun 28, 2019, 07:52 ET Canada announces new support for international climate action and coal phase-out

BRUSSELS, June 28, 2019 /CNW/ - Climate change is the greatest challenge of our time. Canadians want to do their share to reduce pollution at home...


Jun 28, 2019, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Stephen Fuhr, Member of Parliament for Kelowna-Lake Country, will make an important announcement in support of women's organizations in Kelowna/

OTTAWA, June 27, 2019 /CNW/ - Stephen Fuhr, Member of Parliament for Kelowna—Lake Country, on behalf of the Honourable Maryam Monsef, Minister of...


Jun 28, 2019, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Minister Hajdu announces investment in women entrepreneurs/

Government of Canada investing up to $1.8 million to help women entrepreneurs in northern Ontario PASS LAKE, ON, June 27, 2019 /CNW/ - The Government ...


Jun 27, 2019, 17:36 ET Government of Canada announces judicial appointments in the province of Manitoba

OTTAWA, June 27, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable David Lametti, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, today announced the following...


Jun 27, 2019, 15:33 ET FinDev Canada Invests in leading Peruvian agricultural producer, Danper Agricola La Venturosa

The USD 8 million loan will create quality jobs and support women's economic participation in the Peruvian agribusiness sector MONTREAL, June 27,...


Jun 27, 2019, 14:53 ET Media Advisory - Stephen Fuhr, Member of Parliament for Kelowna-Lake Country, will make an important announcement in support of women's organizations in Kelowna

OTTAWA, June 27, 2019 /CNW/ - Stephen Fuhr, Member of Parliament for Kelowna—Lake Country, on behalf of the Honourable Maryam Monsef, Minister of...


Jun 27, 2019, 11:30 ET BMO Celebrating Women: BMO Recognizes Outstanding Women in Saint John through National Program

SAINT JOHN, NB, June 27, 2019 /CNW/ - The annual BMO Celebrating Women event in Saint John, N.B. honoured three women for their remarkable...


Jun 27, 2019, 11:16 ET Minister Hajdu announces investment in women entrepreneurs

Government of Canada investing up to $1.8 million to help women entrepreneurs in northern Ontario PASS LAKE, ON, June 27, 2019 /CNW/ - The Government ...