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Sep 08, 2019, 11:00 ET Canada's Premiers Announced 2019 Literacy Award Recipients

OTTAWA, Sept. 8, 2019 /CNW/ - On International Literacy Day, Canada's Premiers are pleased to congratulate the recipients of the 15th annual Council of the Federation Literacy Award. Announced on...


Sep 06, 2019, 12:20 ET Canada's Premiers Announce 2019 Literacy Award Recipients

OTTAWA, Sept. 6, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada's Premiers today announced the recipients of the 15th annual Council of the Federation Literacy Award. Presented in each province and territory, the Award...


Jul 11, 2019, 18:46 ET Canada's Premiers Engage Federal Party Leaders

SASKATOON, July 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Through their collaborative efforts, Premiers are working to improve the lives of Canadians. Recognizing the decision facing Canadians this fall leading up to the...


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 healthcare system sustainable, in the future. Mental...


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, from July 22-24, 2020. Such annual Council of the...


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. They emphasized the need for a clear, predictable...


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 safety, and combatting the illegal market for...


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, public health and safety, as well as on...


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 medium sized enterprises. Interprovincial trade of...


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 needed skills and training, and building an...


Jul 10, 2019, 20:35 ET Premiers Focused on Expanding International Trade and Relationships

SASKATOON, July 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada and the United States (U.S.) are long-standing allies and neighbours who enjoy a partnership based on shared geography, economic and security interests,...


Jul 08, 2019, 12:30 ET Canada's Premiers to discuss economic growth, trade and health care as Saskatchewan hosts Summer Meeting of Canada's Premiers

SASKATOON, July 8, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada's Premiers will meet July 9-11 at the Delta Bessborough Hotel in Saskatoon. "It is an honour to welcome my colleagues, Canada's Premiers, to the vibrant city of ...


Jul 05, 2019, 11:30 ET Media Notice - Canada's Premiers to Meet in Saskatoon from July 9-11, 2019

Media accreditation required OTTAWA, July 5, 2019 /CNW/ - As incoming Chair of the Council of the Federation, Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe will host the 2019 Summer Meeting of Canada's Premiers...


Jun 05, 2019, 14:12 ET Media Notice - Canada's Premiers to Meet in Saskatoon from July 9-11, 2019

Media accreditation required OTTAWA, June 5, 2019 /CNW/ - As incoming Chair of the Council of the Federation, Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe will host the 2019 Summer Meeting of Canada's Premiers...


Feb 25, 2019, 11:48 ET Premiers Wrap Up Successful Mission to Washington, D.C.

OTTAWA, Feb. 25, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Canada's Premiers highlighted the strength of the Canada–U.S. economic relationship and the importance of working together to secure North American prosperity...


Feb 19, 2019, 13:00 ET Canada's Premiers to visit Washington, D.C. on February 22-23

OTTAWA, Feb. 19, 2019 /CNW/ - New Brunswick Premier Blaine Higgs, as Chair of the Council of the Federation, will lead a joint mission of Canada's Premiers to Washington, D.C. on February 22-23, 2019....


Dec 05, 2018, 09:30 ET Media Advisory - Canada's Premiers to Attend Meetings in Montréal on December 6-7, 2018

MONTRÉAL, Dec. 5, 2018 /CNW/ - A unimic will be set up at the Centre Sheraton Montréal for the use of Canada's Premiers as follows: Date: Thursday, December 6, 2018 Time: 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm Location:...


Dec 04, 2018, 17:19 ET Premiers Deliver Progress on Internal Trade Barriers

OTTAWA, Dec. 4, 2018 /CNW/ - Working toward a seamless internal market within Canada is essential to growing the economy and creating jobs. Premiers agree on the urgent need to accelerate the pace of ...


Jul 20, 2018, 13:54 ET Summer Meeting of Canada's Premiers - Final Communiqué

SAINT ANDREWS, NB, July 20, 2018 /CNW/ - Premiers discussed ways to improve health care for Canadians. Their discussions focused on pharmacare, addictions and mental health, healthy aging and...


Jul 20, 2018, 13:48 ET Premiers Make Advancements on Internal Trade

SAINT ANDREWS, NB, July 20, 2018 /CNW/ - Premiers agree there is an urgent need to accelerate the pace of reducing barriers to trade within Canada, and they will take focused actions. This work is...


Jul 20, 2018, 12:11 ET Premiers Make Advancements on Internal Trade

SAINT ANDREWS, NB, July 20, 2018 /CNW/ - Premiers agree there is an urgent need to accelerate the pace of reducing barriers to trade within Canada, and they will take focused actions. This work is...


Jul 19, 2018, 16:51 ET Market Access, Economic Growth and Competitiveness

SAINT ANDREWS, NB, July 19, 2018 /CNW/ - Improving access to global markets for Canada's exports, assuring a responsible and predictable regulatory regime and ensuring workers have the skills they...


Jul 19, 2018, 16:39 ET Premiers write U.S. Governors

SAINT ANDREWS, NB, July 19, 2018 /CNW/ - Governor Brian Sandoval Chair National Governors Association 444 North Capitol Street, Suite 267 Washington, D.C. USA 20001-1512 To all U.S. state governors...


Jul 19, 2018, 16:30 ET Canada's Premiers Advance Trade Partnerships

SAINT ANDREWS, NB, July 19, 2018 /CNW/ - Strong trading relationships are vital to Canada's economic growth and continued prosperity. To secure a better future for Canada's workers and communities,...


Jul 18, 2018, 12:00 ET Canada's Premiers Announce 2018 Literacy Award Recipients

OTTAWA, July 18, 2018 /CNW/ - Canada's Premiers today announced the recipients of the 14th annual Council of the Federation Literacy Award. Presented in each province and territory, the Award...