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11:30 ET Giving young Manitobans the skills and experience they need to launch meaningful careers

WINNIPEG, May 22, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada's continued prosperity depends on young Canadians launching meaningful careers. By helping them gain the skills ...


11:09 ET Prime Minister announces appointment of new Associate Chief Justice of the Court of Queen's Bench of Alberta

OTTAWA, May 22, 2019 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the appointment of the Honourable Kenneth G. Nielsen, a judge of the ...


09:25 ET The Government of Canada Supports Canadian Journalism to Ensure the Vitality of Democracy

The Government of Canada supports Canadian journalism to ensure the vitality of democracy GATINEAU, QC, May 22, 2019 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada ...


09:17 ET Media Advisory - Parliamentary Secretary Lockhart to highlight new Federal Tourism Growth Strategy in Nova Scotia

HALIFAX, May 22, 2019 /CNW/ - Alaina Lockhart, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Tourism, Official Languages and La Francophonie, will be in ...


09:00 ET Day of Action against Ford's Child Care Cuts at child care centres across Ontario - Wednesday May 22!

TORONTO, May 22, 2019 /CNW/ - Parents and educators are teaming up at child care centres across Ontario for a Day of Action to leaflet and collect...


May 21, 2019, 11:30 ET Successful Student Work Placement Program increases access to on-the-job paid work experience for post-secondary students

84,000 work placements will be created by 2023–24 MONTRÉAL, May 21, 2019 /CNW/ - When post-secondary students get the chance to learn on-the-job,...


May 19, 2019, 18:15 ET Residents of Old Crow to benefit from new community centre

OLD CROW, YT, May 19, 2019 /CNW/ - Investing in social infrastructure where Yukoners can come together, share ideas and access vital resources helps...


May 17, 2019, 14:30 ET The Canada Training Benefit: Empowering Canada's workforce to adapt and prepare for the jobs of tomorrow

New benefit will give workers time and money to keep their skills up to date and in demand EDMONTON, May 17, 2019 /CNW/ - The nature of work is...


May 17, 2019, 11:40 ET Canada helps protect the Town of Aurora and York Region from flooding

AURORA, ON, May 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Now more than ever, communities need help adapting to the frequent and intensifying weather events caused by climate ...


May 17, 2019, 10:00 ET In the face of dire funding cuts, Ontario paramedics ask: "Will there be an ambulance available when you need one?"

TORONTO, May 17, 2019 /CNW/ - In the week since the Ford government announced it is freezing land ambulance grants at 2017-2018 levels,...


May 17, 2019, 08:51 ET Canada ends the Designated Country of Origin practice

Canada removes all countries from the designated country of origin list OTTAWA, May 17, 2019 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada is committed to a...


May 16, 2019, 13:45 ET The Canada Training Benefit: Empowering Canada's workforce to adapt and prepare for the jobs of tomorrow

New benefit will give workers time and money to keep their skills up to date and in demand TORONTO, May 16, 2019 /CNW/ - The nature of work is...


May 16, 2019, 11:48 ET Media Advisory - Minister Hussen to visit his former school to talk about why Immigration Matters

HAMILTON, ON, May 16, 2019 /CNW/ - Minister Hussen will visit his former school and to speak to a student assembly about his immigration story, why...


May 16, 2019, 09:28 ET Security Infrastructure Program expanded to help protect communities at risk of hate crimes

OTTAWA, May 16, 2019 /CNW/ - Canadians have the right to be free to practice their faith and culture without fear. Preserving a safe, inclusive...


May 16, 2019, 08:00 ET Invitation to media - Press conference regarding Government of Canada support for a key player in Eastern Quebec tourism promotion

GRAND-MÉTIS, QC, May 16, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED) Rémi Massé, Member of Parliament for Avignon–La...


May 16, 2019, 06:00 ET Electrical Industry Take Note: 27th Edition of the Ontario Electrical Safety Code Effective Today May 16, 2019

The newest edition – an essential tool for any electrical work – includes important updates MISSISSAUGA, ON, May 16, 2019 /CNW/ - The latest edition...


May 15, 2019, 12:50 ET Strengthening the middle-class by putting more money in the pockets of Canadians

Increased Canada Child Benefit payments coming July 2019 OTTAWA, May 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Helping hard-working middle-class families provide the best...


May 15, 2019, 10:00 ET New project to strengthen Alberta's airport infrastructure resilience to climate change

CALGARY, May 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Much of Canada's trade moves through federal transportation assets, such as major ports, airports, and land border...


May 15, 2019, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Notice to the media - Minister of Health to highlight Government actions related to the opioids crisis/

TORONTO, May 14, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Federal Minister of Health, will highlight recent Government of Canada actions...


May 14, 2019, 11:00 ET Notice to the media - Minister of Health to highlight Government actions related to the opioids crisis

TORONTO, May 14, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Federal Minister of Health, will highlight recent Government of Canada actions...


May 14, 2019, 10:15 ET Significant gaps identified in services provided to Canadian electors

GATINEAU, QC, May 14, 2019 /CNW/ - The Commissioner of Official Languages, Raymond Théberge, published a follow‑up report today on the audit of...


May 13, 2019, 10:26 ET UPDATE - Media Advisory - Itinerary for Monday, May 13, 2019

OTTAWA, May 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Ottawa, Ontario 1:25 p.m. The Prime Minister will attend the welcoming ceremony for the President...


May 13, 2019, 10:17 ET Media Advisory - Minister Joly to Announce a New National Strategy to Address the Shortage of French Teachers Across Canada Teaser

The Honorable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Tourism, Official Languages and La Francophonie, will be in Vancouver to announce funding to support...


May 10, 2019, 15:19 ET Accelerating access to emergency treatments for patients, pets and livestock

Modernized programs will better meet the needs of patients and their healthcare professionals OTTAWA, May 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Canadians want improved...


May 10, 2019, 14:39 ET The Government of Canada partners with municipalities to build better lives for Canadians

EDMONTON, May 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Whether getting busy parents home sooner, building recreation centres for young people, or helping communities adapt...