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Jul 02, 2020, 20:06 ET Media Advisory: Infrastructure Announcement in Nelson

NELSON, BC, July 2, 2020 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to attend an important virtual infrastructure announcement for British Columbia's...


Jul 02, 2020, 19:48 ET Media Advisory: Infrastructure Announcement in Port Alberni

PORT ALBERNI, BC, July 2, 2020 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to attend an important virtual announcement for infrastructure in British...


Jul 02, 2020, 17:03 ET Support for Canada's Forest Sector Economic Recovery

OTTAWA, ON, July 2, 2020 /CNW/ - Canada's forest sector remains a vital source of jobs for Canadians, providing economic, social and environmental...


Jul 02, 2020, 16:16 ET Milton Logistics Hub Project - Public Comments Invited

OTTAWA, ON, July 2, 2020 /CNW/ - The Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (the Agency) is holding a public comment period as part of the environmental...


Jul 02, 2020, 16:00 ET Media Advisory - Prime Minister's itinerary for Friday, July 3, 2020

OTTAWA, ON, July 2, 2020 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Gatineau, Quebec 10:45 a.m. The Prime Minister will visit the Moisson Outaouais food bank, to...


Jul 02, 2020, 15:54 ET The names of our RCMP foals have been "S"-tablished!

OTTAWA, ON, July 2, 2020 /CNW/ - The Royal Canadian Mounted Police is happy to announce the winners of the Name the Foal contest. This year, the...


Jul 02, 2020, 14:10 ET Public Notice - Partial pathway closure on Parliament Hill for maintenance

OTTAWA, ON, July 2, 2020 /CNW/ - Public Services and Procurement Canada wishes to advise visitors that a portion of the pedestrian pathway on...


Jul 02, 2020, 12:33 ET Seizure of Contraband and Unauthorized Items at Donnacona Institution

DONNACONA, QC, July 2, 2020 /CNW/ - On June 17, 2020, as a result of the vigilance of staff members, a package containing contraband and unauthorized ...


Jul 02, 2020, 12:13 ET Government of Canada to acquire interim replacement for the MV Madeleine ferry

GATINEAU, QC, July 2, 2020 /CNW/ - Canadians in Eastern Quebec and Atlantic Canada, as well as tourists and businesses, rely on safe and efficient...


Jul 02, 2020, 11:00 ET Canada and Ontario invest in roads and bridges for rural communities in Eastern Ontario

THE NATION, ON, July 2, 2020 /CNW/ - The governments of Canada and Ontario recognize the different ways that the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted...


Jul 02, 2020, 10:40 ET Statement by Minister O'Regan in response to the Supreme Court of Canada Decision on the Trans Mountain Expansion Project

OTTAWA, ON, July 2, 2020 /CNW/ - Today, Canada's Minister of Natural Resources, the Honourable Seamus O'Regan, released the following statement on...


Jul 02, 2020, 10:13 ET Information Update - Use of the drug Picato may increase the risk of skin cancer

OTTAWA, ON, July 2, 2020 /CNW/ - Summary Product: Picato (ingenol mebutate) Issue: Use of the drug Picato may increase the risk of skin cancer. What...


Jul 02, 2020, 09:39 ET Government of Canada Announces Appointment of New Chief Executive Officer to the Canada Energy Regulator

OTTAWA, ON, July 2, 2020 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada is committed to delivering open, transparent, merit-based appointments with a view to...


Jul 02, 2020, 07:17 ET Navigator Launches Centre for the Purpose of the Corporation To Be Led by Former Premier Brian Gallant

TORONTO, July 2, 2020 /CNW/ - Navigator Ltd. ("Navigator"), Canada's leading high-stakes public strategy and communications firm, announces the...


Jul 02, 2020, 07:00 ET Media Advisory - Prime Minister's itinerary for Thursday, July 2, 2020

OTTAWA, ON, July 2, 2020 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Ottawa, Ontario Personal This document is also available at http://pm.gc.ca SOURCE Prime...


Jul 01, 2020, 21:35 ET Media Advisory - Minister LeBouthillier to make an important announcement regarding passenger transportation services to the Îles-de-la-Madeleine

OTTAWA, July 1, 2020 /CNW/ - On July 2, Minister of National Revenue and Member of Parliament for Gaspésie—Les Îles-de-la-Madeleine, the Honourable...


Jul 01, 2020, 12:00 ET Statement from the Chief Public Health Officer of Canada on July 1, 2020

OTTAWA, ON, July 1, 2020 /CNW/ - In lieu of an in-person update to the media, Dr. Theresa Tam, Canada's Chief Public Health Officer, issued the...


Jul 01, 2020, 11:00 ET Transcript of the video message from the Governor General to mark Canada Day

OTTAWA, ON, July 1, 2020 /CNW/ - Hello everyone. Atelihai. Wherever you are in our great country, greetings to you all. A special salute to the men...


Jul 01, 2020, 10:00 ET Statement by Minister Steven Guilbeault on Canada Day

Oh Canada! It's a very special Canada Day as we come together and show our pride. From coast to coast to coast, let's celebrate our diverse,...


Jul 01, 2020, 09:51 ET Statement from the Honourable Marco Mendicino in celebration of Canada Day

OTTAWA, July 1, 2020 /CNW/ - The Honourable Marco Mendicino, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, issued the following statement:...


Jul 01, 2020, 09:00 ET Media Advisory - A Celebration of Citizenship - Canada Day 2020

OTTAWA, ON, July 1, 2020 /CNW/ - Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada, the Institute of Canadian Citizenship and the MaRS Discovery District...


Jul 01, 2020, 09:00 ET Statement by the Prime Minister on Canada Day

OTTAWA, ON, July 1, 2020 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Canada Day: "On Canada Day, we celebrate ...


Jul 01, 2020, 07:00 ET Celebrating Canada Day in a New Way

Governor General marks Canada's Birthday During COVID-19 Pandemic OTTAWA, ON, July 1, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - In celebration of Canada Day during these...


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

OTTAWA, ON, June 30, 2020 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Ottawa, Ontario 10:15 a.m. The Prime Minister and his family will visit the Ottawa Food Bank...


Jul 01, 2020, 06:00 ET Governor General Unveils List of 123 Remarkable Canadians

OTTAWA, ON, July 1, 2020 /CNW/ - Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, today issued a list of 123 new...