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Jun 01, 2020, 23:19 ET Media Advisory - Prime Minister's itinerary for Tuesday, June 2, 2020

OTTAWA, ON, June 1, 2020 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Ottawa, Ontario Private meetings. The Prime Minister will speak with the President of Namibia, ...


Jun 01, 2020, 17:40 ET Statement from Ministers Carolyn Bennett, Daniel Vandal, Marc Miller and Steven Guilbeault on National Indigenous History Month and Indigenous Reads

OTTAWA, June 1, 2020 /CNW/ - The Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of...


Jun 01, 2020, 16:55 ET Advisory - Health Canada advises Canadians to help support the continued supply of medications

OTTAWA, June 1, 2020 /CNW/ - Summary Product: Various medications Issue: The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in significant shifts in the supply and...


Jun 01, 2020, 15:50 ET Tilbury Phase 2 LNG Expansion Project - Public Comments Invited

OTTAWA, June 1, 2020 /CNW/ - The Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (the Agency) has accepted an initial project description for the proposed Tilbury ...


Jun 01, 2020, 14:38 ET Lung Health Foundation Welcomes New Timeline For Patented Medicines Pricing Guidelines

Protecting treatment access for Canadian lung disease patients a top concern TORONTO, June 1, 2020 /CNW/ - "Today, more than ever, ensuring timely...


Jun 01, 2020, 14:13 ET Suncor Base Mine Extension Project - Participant Funding Available

OTTAWA, June 1, 2020 /CNW/ - The Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (the Agency) is making funding available through its Participant Funding Program...


Jun 01, 2020, 13:36 ET Statement - Tabling of Leaders' Debates Commission report on 2019 federal election

OTTAWA, June 1, 2020 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada is committed to making federal leaders' debates, which are an important part of federal...


Jun 01, 2020, 13:08 ET Government of Canada announces funding for the social and economic inclusion of persons with disabilities

GATINEAU, QC, June 1, 2020 /CNW/ - Canadians across the country are feeling the economic impacts of COVID-19. In order to ensure a strong recovery,...


Jun 01, 2020, 12:04 ET Prime Minister announces support to help communities create jobs and restart the economy

OTTAWA, June 1, 2020 /CNW/ - As we continue to focus on the health and safety of all Canadians during the COVID-19 pandemic, we are also taking...


Jun 01, 2020, 10:10 ET The Government of Canada will provide rent relief for eligible business tenants in all national parks, national historic sites and national marine conservation areas

GATINEAU, QC, June 1, 2020 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada is taking further action to support businesses operating in Canada's national parks,...


Jun 01, 2020, 10:00 ET Statement by Minister Chagger on Filipino Heritage Month

June is Filipino Heritage Month OTTAWA, June 1, 2020 /CNW/ - This June we mark Filipino Heritage Month, which gives Canadians the opportunity to...


Jun 01, 2020, 09:00 ET Statement by Minister Chagger on Portuguese Heritage Month

Canadians celebrate Portuguese Heritage Month in June OTTAWA, June 1, 2020 /CNW/ - Today marks the start of Portuguese Heritage Month in Canada, when ...


Jun 01, 2020, 08:00 ET Statement by Minister Chagger on Italian Heritage Month

June 1st marks the beginning of Italian Heritage Month OTTAWA, June 1, 2020 /CNW/ - Today marks the beginning of Italian Heritage Month in Canada,...


Jun 01, 2020, 07:00 ET /R E M I N D E R -- Media Advisory - Prime Minister's itinerary for Monday, June 1, 2020/

OTTAWA, May 31, 2020 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Ottawa, Ontario Private meetings. The Prime Minister will speak with the Sultan of Oman, Haitham...


May 31, 2020, 17:00 ET Media Advisory - Prime Minister's itinerary for Monday, June 1, 2020

OTTAWA, May 31, 2020 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Ottawa, Ontario Private meetings. The Prime Minister will speak with the Sultan of Oman, Haitham...


May 31, 2020, 12:36 ET Destination Canada's unprecedented partnership with Provinces and Territories gives Canadian communities the lift they need

$30 million to encourage Canadians to support local business VANCOUVER, May 31, 2020 /CNW/ - To mark national tourism week, Destination Canada – the...


May 31, 2020, 12:11 ET Statement from the Chief Public Health Officer of Canada on COVID-19

OTTAWA, May 31, 2020 /CNW/ - In lieu of a daily in-person update to the media, Dr. Theresa Tam, Canada's Chief Public Health Officer, issued the...


May 31, 2020, 12:00 ET Western Economic Diversification Canada working with tourism businesses to bolster the industry's recovery efforts in western Canada

Government of Canada to invest $3.45 million in regional tourism EDMONTON, May 31, 2020 /CNW/ - Tourism showcases Canada's landscapes, culture and...


May 31, 2020, 10:40 ET Minister of Health announces funding for projects to help Canadians stop tobacco use

Projects funded will also help stop youth vaping OTTAWA, May 31, 2020 /CNW/ - Tobacco is the leading preventable cause of premature death and disease ...


May 31, 2020, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Rainbow Lights on the Samuel De Champlain Bridge will continue in June/

MONTREAL, May 29, 2020 /CNW/ - The Samuel De Champlain Bridge will turn on its rainbow lights every Sunday in June from 9:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. in...


May 31, 2020, 07:00 ET Media Advisory - Prime Minister's itinerary for Sunday, May 31, 2020

OTTAWA, May 31, 2020 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Ottawa, Ontario Personal This document is also available at http://pm.gc.ca SOURCE Prime...


May 30, 2020, 12:00 ET Statement from the Chief Public Health Officer of Canada on COVID-19

OTTAWA, May 30, 2020 /CNW/ - In lieu of a daily in-person update to the media, Dr. Theresa Tam, Canada's Chief Public Health Officer, issued the...


May 30, 2020, 07:00 ET Media Advisory - Prime Minister's itinerary for Saturday, May 30, 2020

OTTAWA, May 30, 2020 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Ottawa, Ontario Personal This document is also available at http://pm.gc.ca SOURCE Prime...


May 29, 2020, 16:07 ET Death of an inmate from the Regional Psychiatric Centre

SASKATOON, May 29, 2020 /CNW/ - Correctional Service Canada On May 28, 2020, Louie Kenneth Bird, an inmate from the Regional Psychiatric Centre died...


May 29, 2020, 13:00 ET Media Advisory - Rainbow Lights on the Samuel De Champlain Bridge will continue in June

MONTREAL, May 29, 2020 /CNW/ - The Samuel De Champlain Bridge will turn on its rainbow lights every Sunday in June from 9:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. in...