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06:12 ET Ontario Cannabis Retail Application Casting Call

Leaders in Cannabis retail want to ensure fair access across the province TORONTO, July 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Retail cannabis leader Ontario Cannabis...


Jul 16, 2019, 10:00 ET LANDR Raises $26M in Series B Financing to Further Develop its AI-Powered Creative Platform for Musicians

MONTREAL and LOS ANGELES, CA, July 16, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - LANDR, the AI-powered creative platform for musicians, announced the successful closing of ...


Jul 15, 2019, 15:57 ET Call for nominations - Entreprendre ici's honorific grants

MONTREAL, July 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Entreprendre ici is pleased to announce the nomination period for the 2019 ethnocultural honorific grants, to...


Jul 15, 2019, 14:51 ET Governor General to Visit Prince Edward Island and the Îles-de-la-Madeleine

OTTAWA, July 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, will visit Prince Edward Island on July...


Jul 15, 2019, 08:30 ET Ontario Nurses' Association Launches New Public Awareness Campaign, Urges Government to "Care Now" about Long-Term Care

TORONTO, July 15, 2019 /CNW/ - The Ontario Nurses' Association (ONA) is launching a new public awareness campaign today, urging Ontarians and the...


Jul 15, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - PC hospital cuts are worse than projected; OHC, CUPE Queen's Park media conference Monday/

TORONTO, July 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Recent comments by the Ontario ministry of health reveal that despite a promise (reiterated this week) by the Premier...


Jul 12, 2019, 13:47 ET Media Advisory - PC hospital cuts are worse than projected; OHC, CUPE Queen's Park media conference Monday

TORONTO, July 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Recent comments by the Ontario ministry of health reveal that despite a promise (reiterated this week) by the Premier...


Jul 11, 2019, 17:54 ET Premiers Committed to Healthcare Sustainability, Call on Federal Government to be Full Partner

SASKATOON, July 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Premiers are committed to ensuring that all Canadians receive high-quality health services while keeping the...


Jul 11, 2019, 17:44 ET Québec to Host 2020 Meeting of Canada's Premiers

SASKATOON, July 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Québec Premier François Legault announced today that Québec will host the next summer meeting of Canada's Premiers,...


Jul 11, 2019, 17:40 ET Premiers Committed to Economic Competitiveness and Responsible Resource Development

SASKATOON, July 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Premiers agreed on the importance of balancing environmental stewardship with economic growth and competitiveness....


Jul 11, 2019, 16:53 ET Premiers Focused on Public Health and Safety in the Legalization of Cannabis

SASKATOON, July 11, 2019 /CNW/ - The federal government legalized cannabis in October 2018. Premiers remain focused on protecting public health and...


Jul 11, 2019, 13:23 ET Premiers Committed to Action on Climate Change, Disaster Mitigation

SASKATOON, July 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Climate change is a global threat, with immediate and long-lasting, tangible impacts on the natural environment,...


Jul 11, 2019, 00:11 ET Statement - At-Risk Fraser Chinook and Sockeye Salmon Stocks Face Critical Challenge From Big Bar Natural Rockslide

VANCOUVER, July 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Yesterday the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans, and the Canadian Coast Guard Jonathan Wilkinson accompanied by Minister ...


Jul 10, 2019, 20:51 ET Premiers Committed to Strengthening the Economy Through Reducing Barriers to Internal Trade

SASKATOON, July 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Internal trade is pivotal to the growth of businesses in every province and territory, in particular for small and...


Jul 10, 2019, 20:43 ET Premiers Committed to Enhancing Skills Development and Immigration

SASKATOON, July 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Supporting effective labour mobility and foreign qualification recognition processes, ensuring workers can access...


Jul 10, 2019, 15:32 ET Media Advisory - RFP for Highway 104 twinning project kept secret

HALIFAX, July 10, 2019 /CNW/ - The president of CUPE Nova Scotia, Nan McFadgen, is appalled that the Department of Transportation has blocked the...


Jul 10, 2019, 14:55 ET Governments urged to invest in transit to save Bombardier Thunder Bay jobs

TORONTO, July 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Bombardier's announcement to lay off as much as half of the workforce at its Thunder Bay plant creates unneeded...


Jul 10, 2019, 11:00 ET AKYNZEO® Oral now covered by the Ontario, Quebec and Non-Insured Health Benefits public drugs plans

PICKERING, ON, July 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Purdue Pharma (Canada) is pleased to announce that AKYNZEO® Oral is now reimbursed by the Ontario Public Drug...


Jul 10, 2019, 08:00 ET Council of the Federation meeting is the perfect opportunity for bold and decisive action on internal trade

TORONTO, July 10, 2019 /CNW/ - At this week's Council of the Federation (COF) meeting, Canada's premiers need to show they remain committed to...


Jul 09, 2019, 17:19 ET Wood Buffalo continues to push for fly-by-night contractors over employees

FORT MCMURRAY, AB, July 9, 2019 /CNW/ - As the lockout of Wood Buffalo Housing (WBH) employees reaches the two-month mark, bargaining between CUPE...


Jul 09, 2019, 14:24 ET Media advisory - One year later; are Ottawa hospital patients faring better under Ford PCs? New report released Thursday

OTTAWA, July 9, 2019 /CNW/ - When the Doug Ford Progressive Conservatives (PCs) took office last summer, they made vague promises about ending...


Jul 09, 2019, 08:30 ET Governments of Canada and Ontario celebrate new affordable housing in Milton

MILTON, ON, July 9, 2019 /CNW/ - More people will soon have a place to call home in Milton. The federal and provincial governments are investing $2.7 ...


Jul 09, 2019, 07:00 ET Media Advisory - One year later; are Kitchener hospital patients faring better under Ford PCs? New report released Wednesday

KITCHENER, ON, July 9, 2019 /CNW/ - When the Doug Ford Progressive Conservatives (PCs) took office last summer, they made vague promises about ending ...


Jul 08, 2019, 17:15 ET Whitehorse residents to benefit from improved compost facility

WHITEHORSE, July 8, 2019 /CNW/ - A thriving economy needs strategic investments in green infrastructure solutions to improve the lives of citizens...


Jul 08, 2019, 17:05 ET Quebec, federal Privacy Commissioners investigate Desjardins breach

QUÉBEC, July 8, 2019 /CNW/ - The Commission d'accès à l'information du Québec and the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada announced today...