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11:25 ET Media Advisory - Minister O'Regan to deliver keynote address at the inaugural National Indigenomics by Design - 100 Billion Dollar Indigenous Economy Conference

RICHMOND, TRADITIONAL TERRITORY OF THE MUSQUEAM INDIAN BAND, BC, June 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Please be advised that the Honourable Seamus O'Regan, Minister ...


11:00 ET Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls: initiatives will rally communities across Canada to commemorate, heal and advance reconciliation

Over 100 survivor, community and family-led projects to receive federal support from the Commemoration Fund to honour the lives and legacies of...


10:30 ET Media Advisory - Launch of Canada's Connectivity and Rural Economic Development Strategies

NEW ROSS, NS, June 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to join the Honourable Bernadette Jordan, Minister of Rural Economic...


10:18 ET Health Canada announces funding for community-based cannabis public education and awareness initiatives

TORONTO, June 24, 2019 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada has adopted a public health approach to the legalization and strict regulation of cannabis to ...


10:11 ET Government of Canada Supports Residents of Prince Edward Island in Being Active and Preventing Chronic Diseases

New initiative aims to address barriers to being physically active CHARLOTTETOWN, June 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Maintaining a healthy lifestyle, including...


10:00 ET Media Advisory - Minister O'Regan to deliver keynote address at the inaugural National Indigenomics by Design - 100 Billion Dollar Indigenous Economy Conference

RICHMOND and TRADITIONAL TERRITORY OF THE MUSQUEAM INDIAN BAND, BC, June 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Please be advised that the Honourable Seamus O'Regan,...


10:00 ET Statement by Minister Rodriguez on Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day

On June 24, let's celebrate the beautiful French language in all its richness! OTTAWA, June 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Every year on June 24, Quebecers join...


10:00 ET Media Advisory - MP Hedy Fry will make an important announcement to prevent and address gender-based violence in Vancouver

OTTAWA, June 24, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Hedy Fry, Member of Parliament (Vancouver Centre), on behalf of the Honourable Maryam Monsef, Minister...


09:51 ET Media Advisory - International Metropolis Conference 2019

OTTAWA, June 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada will host the International Metropolis Conference 2019 from June 25-28. International Metropolis the largest...


09:00 ET Statement by the Prime Minister on la Fête nationale du Québec and Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day

OTTAWA, June 24, 2019 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on la Fête nationale du Québec and...


08:00 ET Minister Rodriguez to Make an Important Announcement about the Fight Against Racism

The Honourable Pablo Rodriguez, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism, will make an announcement about anti-racism initiatives TORONTO,...


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...


07:00 ET Media Advisory - Minister Duncan to Celebrate the Sport Community's Accomplishments in Making Sport Safer and More Inclusive

The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science and Sport, will celebrate the sport community's accomplishments in making sport safer and more...


07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister of Veterans Affairs Commendation awarded to dedicated Canadians/

OTTAWA, June 21, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, will present ...


07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media advisory - MP Lefebvre will make an important announcement in support of women's organizations in Sudbury and Northern Ontario/

OTTAWA, June 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Paul Lefebvre, Member of Parliament for Sudbury, on behalf of the Honourable Maryam Monsef, Minister of International...


07:00 ET /R E M I N D E R -- Media Advisory - Itinerary for Monday, June 24, 2019/

OTTAWA, June 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Montréal, Québec 11:30 a.m. The Prime Minister will participate in the Fête nationale du Québec...


07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - The Honourable Maryam Monsef will be in Winnipeg to make an important announcement regarding the Commemoration Fund for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls/

OTTAWA, June 21, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Maryam Monsef, Minister for Women and Gender Equality, accompanied by Terry Duguid, Parliamentary...


06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Notice to Media - Minister of Health to visit the Greater Toronto Area/

TORONTO, June 23, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, federal Minister of Health, will visit Toronto and Brampton to deliver...


06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media advisory - Minister Champagne to celebrate investment in college-industry partnerships at Collège Shawinigan/

SHAWINIGAN, QC, June 21, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, on behalf of the...


Jun 23, 2019, 17:07 ET Media Advisory - Itinerary for Monday, June 24, 2019

OTTAWA, June 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Montréal, Québec 11:30 a.m. The Prime Minister will participate in the Fête nationale du Québec...


Jun 23, 2019, 16:34 ET Media advisory - MP Lefebvre will make an important announcement in support of women's organizations in Sudbury and Northern Ontario

OTTAWA, June 23, 2019 Paul Lefebvre, Member of Parliament for Sudbury, on behalf of the Honourable Maryam Monsef, Minister of International...


Jun 23, 2019, 12:00 ET Notice to Media - Minister of Health to visit the Greater Toronto Area

TORONTO, June 23, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, federal Minister of Health, will visit Toronto and Brampton to deliver...


Jun 23, 2019, 10:55 ET Canada and Kawartha Land Trust expand the Cation Wildlife Preserve

KAWARTHA LAKES, ON, June 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Canadians love and depend on nature. Nature is the source of the air we breathe, the food we eat and the...


Jun 23, 2019, 09:00 ET Statement by the Prime Minister on the National Day of Remembrance for Victims of Terrorism

OTTAWA, June 23, 2019 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the National Day of Remembrance for Victims ...


Jun 23, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - The Honourable Maryam Monsef will be in Winnipeg to make an important announcement regarding the Commemoration Fund for Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls/

OTTAWA, June 21, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Maryam Monsef, Minister for Women and Gender Equality, accompanied by Terry Duguid, Parliamentary...