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11:59 ET Rouge National Urban Park Management Plan Tabled in Parliament

First ever management plan for the Rouge prioritizes conservation and connects Canadians to nature, heritage and agriculture in the GTA TORONTO, Jan. ...


11:00 ET Media Advisory - WestJet to present at the 2019 CIBC 22nd Annual Whistler Institutional Investor Conference

CALGARY, Jan. 17, 2019 /CNW/ - WestJet's Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Harry Taylor and WestJet's Vice President of Network...


10:30 ET Media Advisory - Launch of the Fête des neiges' Activities

MONTRÉAL, Jan. 17, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Parc Jean-Drapeau will kick off the 36th edition of the Fête des neiges de Montréal this Saturday, January...


Jan 15, 2019, 06:30 ET Fête des neiges de Montréal 2019 - The last stretch before activities begin

MONTRÉAL, Jan. 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - This Saturday, the crew at Parc Jean-Drapeau will be launching the 36th edition of the Fête des neiges de...


Jan 14, 2019, 13:17 ET Holland America Line Turns Up the Heat with Five New America's Test Kitchen Cooking Shows for 2019

From foodie newbies to seasoned cooks, Holland America Line is encouraging guests to embrace their love of cooking alongside the experts at America's ...


Jan 11, 2019, 15:36 ET Ottawa International Airport reaches 5 million passengers!

OTTAWA, Jan. 11, 2019 /CNW/ - It's official - the Ottawa International Airport has now reached the 5 million passenger per year milestone. It...


Jan 10, 2019, 16:15 ET Holland America Line Launches Come Sail O-Way Sweepstakes for a Seven-Day Cruise in Partnership with O, The Oprah Magazine

With Holland America Line's new Come Sail O-Way sweepstakes in partnership with O, The Oprah Magazine, one lucky winner and a guest will have the...


Jan 09, 2019, 07:45 ET WestJet reports December load factor of 82.8 per cent

CALGARY, Jan. 9, 2019 /CNW/ - Today WestJet announced December 2018 traffic results with a load factor of 82.8 per cent, a decrease of 0.8 percentage ...


Dec 27, 2018, 09:00 ET Ontario Science Centre welcomes the Lieutenant Governor of Ontario as Honorary Patron for its year-long 50th birthday celebrations

TORONTO, Dec. 27, 2018 /CNW/ - In 2019, the Ontario Science Centre celebrates 50 years of curiosity, wonder and discovery. For this milestone year,...


Dec 19, 2018, 10:29 ET Renovation of the Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve paddocks - A Prestigious Architecture Award

MONTRÉAL, Dec. 19, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - The Société du parc Jean-Drapeau (SPJD) is proud to announce that the Paddocks renovation at the Circuit...


Dec 12, 2018, 13:00 ET They've arrived - WestJet's 2018 Rewards tier enhancements are here

New Platinum tier boasts highest earn rates and benefits, while Gold and Silver members benefit from new enhancements as of Dec. 12, 2018 CALGARY,...


Dec 12, 2018, 12:50 ET WestJet comment on flight crew fatigue regulations

CALGARY, Dec. 12, 2018 /CNW/ - WestJet today provided the following comment on federal Transport Minister Marc Garneau's flight crew fatigue...


Dec 12, 2018, 07:00 ET First Asset ETFs December Distributions

/NOT FOR DISSEMINATION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA./ TORONTO, Dec. 12, 2018 /CNW/ - First Asset...


Dec 10, 2018, 17:59 ET Media Advisory - Media availability on launch of public consultation on the proposed national park reserve in the South Okanagan-Similkameen

SYILX NATION, BC, Dec. 10, 2018 /CNW/ - Today, the governments of Canada, British Columbia and the Syilx/Okanagan Nation launched a public...


Dec 10, 2018, 17:37 ET Public consultation launches on proposed national park reserve in the South Okanagan-Similkameen

Partners seeking input on final boundary of national park reserve and management of land SYILX NATION, BC, Dec. 10, 2018 /CNW/ - Nature inspires...


Dec 07, 2018, 07:30 ET The Old Port of Montréal launches its 2018-2019 winter program: Official opening of the Natrel Rink and its activities!

MONTREAL, Dec. 7, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - The Old Port of Montréal is launching its 2018–2019 winter program along with the official opening of the...


Dec 05, 2018, 11:00 ET Prince's Trust Canada and Marriott International announce national partnership on new youth employment initiative.

TORONTO, Dec. 5, 2018 /CNW/ - Prince's Trust Canada, a national charity established by HRH The Prince of Wales, and Marriott International, a leading ...


Nov 30, 2018, 12:00 ET WestJet welcomes Arved von zur Muehlen as Chief Commercial Officer

CALGARY, Nov. 30, 2018 /CNW/ - WestJet today announced the appointment of Arved von zur Muehlen to the position of Chief Commercial Officer. Arved...


Nov 30, 2018, 09:09 ET WestJet signs long-term extension of Mastercard agreement

Partnership extended to provide certainty, value and growth CALGARY, Nov. 30, 2018 /CNW/ - Amid the turbulent loyalty landscape in Canada, WestJet...


Nov 29, 2018, 16:11 ET Holland America Line Takes Delivery of Nieuw Statendam from Fincantieri Shipyard

Holland America Line took delivery of Nieuw Statendam today, Nov. 29, 2018, officially making it the 15th ship in the fleet. A hand-over ceremony...


Nov 28, 2018, 13:45 ET St. Regis Hotels and Resorts Marks Canadian Debut at The Best Address in Toronto

TORONTO, Nov. 28, 2018 /CNW/ - St. Regis Hotels and Resorts today announced the highly anticipated opening of The St. Regis Toronto, marking the...


Nov 28, 2018, 11:00 ET Minto Communities closes 1000th home at Kingmeadow community in Oshawa

TORONTO, Nov. 28, 2018 /CNW/ - Minto Communities Canada ("Minto Communities") in partnership with Metropia, is thrilled to announce the closing of...


Nov 26, 2018, 18:03 ET Holland America Line Announces 2019 Food & Beverage Aficionado Cruises Featuring Culinary Council Members, Master Mixologist and Chateau Ste. Michelle Winemakers

Following the success of the 2018 series, Holland America Line is announcing dates for the 2019 Food & Beverage Aficionado Cruises that showcase the...


Nov 26, 2018, 06:00 ET WestJet named one of top three places to work in Alberta

CALGARY, Nov. 26, 2018 /CNW/ - WestJet today announced it has been recognized as one of Alberta's top-three workplaces in Alberta by Indeed, based on ...


Nov 22, 2018, 07:00 ET WestJet to launch seasonal, non-stop service to Dublin from Halifax

CALGARY, Nov. 22, 2018 /CNW/ - WestJet today announced it is adding to its growing Atlantic gateway from Halifax with the addition of daily non-stop...