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Oct 06, 2014, 11:00 ET Canada's Premiers Congratulate Confederation Centre of the Arts on 50th Anniversary

CHARLOTTETOWN, Oct. 6, 2014 /CNW/ - Canada's Premiers congratulate the Confederation Centre of the Arts on 50 years as a unique pan-Canadian institution that celebrates art and culture in Canada. All ...


Sep 08, 2014, 11:00 ET Canada's Premiers Announce Literacy Award Recipients for 2014

OTTAWA, Sept. 8, 2014 /CNW/ - On the occasion of International Literacy Day, Canada's Premiers announced today the recipients of the 10th annual Council of the Federation Literacy Award. The award...


Aug 29, 2014, 14:45 ET 2015 Summer Meeting

CHARLOTTETOWN, Aug. 29, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The Honourable Tom Marshall, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, is pleased to announce that the 2015 meeting of Canada's Premiers will be held in...


Aug 29, 2014, 14:44 ET Canada's Premiers concluded their 55th annual summer meeting today in Charlottetown.

CHARLOTTETOWN, PEI, Aug. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - The meetings began yesterday with a discussion on the opportunities and challenges facing the Canadian federation on the 150th anniversary of the...


Aug 29, 2014, 14:42 ET Skilled Workforce

55th Annual Premiers' Conference CHARLOTTETOWN, Aug. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - Immigration Immigration plays a critical role in helping to grow provincial and territorial economies and Premiers called on the...


Aug 29, 2014, 14:11 ET Canadian Energy Strategy

CHARLOTTETOWN, PEI, Aug. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - Premiers discussed the Canadian Energy Strategy (CES). British Columbia joined the initiative in November 2013. Quebec is now also a full partner in this...


Aug 29, 2014, 13:03 ET Premiers commit to improving outcomes for Aboriginal children in care

CHARLOTTETOWN, Aug. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - Canada's Premiers discussed the disproportionate and large number of Aboriginal children in care across the country and the many complex social and economic...


Aug 29, 2014, 12:51 ET Premiers will lead comprehensive renewal of Agreement on Internal Trade

55th Annual Premiers' Conference CHARLOTTETOWN, Aug. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - Canada's Premiers agreed to continue to strengthen and modernize the Agreement on Internal Trade (AIT). Appreciating that past...


Aug 29, 2014, 09:46 ET Improving international market access

CHARLOTTETOWN, Aug. 29, 2014 /CNW/ - 55th Annual Premiers' Conference Canada's Premiers discussed the importance of international trade relationships in supporting Canada's prosperity. To build and...


Aug 28, 2014, 18:08 ET Collaboration on health care achieves results for Canadians

55th Annual Premiers' Conference CHARLOTTETOWN, Aug. 28, 2014 /CNW/ - Through work in their respective jurisdictions and their collaboration on the Health Care Innovation Working Group (HCIWG),...


Aug 28, 2014, 16:52 ET Premiers' Task Force to support Chair's Initiative on Aging

55th Annual Premiers' Conference CHARLOTTETOWN, Aug. 28, 2014 /CNW/ - Today, under the leadership of Premier Robert Ghiz, Chair of the Council of the Federation for 2014-2015, Canada's Premiers will...


Aug 28, 2014, 16:36 ET Supporting infrastructure for job creation and economic growth

CHARLOTTETOWN, Aug. 28, 2014 /CNW/ - Canada's Premiers discussed the importance of infrastructure to job creation and economic growth. Reliable, resilient infrastructure boosts productivity, supports ...


Aug 28, 2014, 12:27 ET Report confirms fiscal disparity

55th Annual Premiers' Conference CHARLOTTETOWN, Aug. 28, 2014 /CNW/ - During today's meeting, Canada's Premiers discussed a report prepared by the Conference Board of Canada entitled, A Difficult...


Aug 26, 2014, 10:00 ET Prince Edward Island Hosts 55th Annual Premiers' Conference

CHARLOTTETOWN, PEI, Aug. 26, 2014 /CNW/ - Canada's Premiers are meeting for the 55th Annual Premiers' Conference at the Delta Prince Edward Hotel in Charlottetown on August 28 and 29. Premiers will...


Aug 20, 2014, 11:00 ET Media Notice - Final Details of 55th Annual Premiers' Conference in Charlottetown from August 26-30, 2014

CHARLOTTETOWN, Aug. 20, 2014 /CNW/ - Please note the following final details regarding the 55th Annual Premiers' Conference taking place in Charlottetown from August 26 to 30, 2014. Media...


Jul 31, 2014, 11:00 ET Media advisory - Premier Wynne to Host Infrastructure Summit with Experts from Across Canada in Toronto on August 6

OTTAWA, July 31, 2014 /CNW/ - An Infrastructure Working Group formed by Canada's Premiers and led by Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne will convene a summit in Toronto on August 6. The summit will focus ...


Jul 30, 2014, 11:00 ET Media Notice - Canada's Premiers to Meet in Charlottetown from August 26-30, 2014

Media accreditation required CHARLOTTETOWN, July 30, 2014 /CNW/ - As incoming Chair of the Council of the Federation, Prince Edward Island Premier Robert Ghiz will host the 55th Annual Premiers'...


Jun 27, 2014, 12:06 ET Media Notice - Canada's Premiers to Meet in Charlottetown from August 26-30, 2014

Media accreditation required CHARLOTTETOWN, June 27, 2014 /CNW/ - As incoming Chair of the Council of the Federation, Prince Edward Island Premier Robert Ghiz will host the 55th Annual Premiers'...


Apr 02, 2014, 11:46 ET Media Advisory - Health Care Innovation Working Group to Meet in Toronto on April 3

OTTAWA, April 2, 2014 /CNW/ - The Health Care Innovation Working Group, formed by Canada's Premiers and comprising the co-chair Premiers and provincial and territorial Health Ministers, will meet in...


Mar 18, 2014, 11:00 ET Canada's Premiers Recognize Excellence in Water Stewardship and Launch Enhanced Water Information Website

OTTAWA, March 18, 2014 /CNW/ - Canada's Premiers today announced the recipients of the Excellence in Water Stewardship Award, a highlight of Canada Water Week. Presented to community groups,...


Feb 28, 2014, 14:27 ET Canada's Premiers Achieve Improvements in the Renewal of Funding for Skills Training

TORONTO, Feb. 28, 2014 /CNW/ - Premiers are committed to creating good jobs and driving economic growth through a skilled and productive workforce, and providing Canadians support to contribute to...


Nov 15, 2013, 16:27 ET Canada's Premiers Focused on Growing the Economy and Creating Jobs

TORONTO, Nov. 15, 2013 /CNW/ - Canada's Premiers met today to continue their focus on jobs and the economy. In order to grow the economy, Premiers are united in their commitment to provide skills...


Nov 14, 2013, 12:45 ET Canada's Premiers to Meet on Jobs and Economic Growth

OTTAWA, Nov. 14, 2013 /CNW/ - Canada's Premiers will meet in Toronto on Friday, November 15 for the Council of the Federation fall meeting. The meeting will take place at the Omni King Edward Hotel...


Nov 08, 2013, 09:00 ET Media notice - Council of the Federation to Meet in Toronto on November 15, 2013

Media accreditation required OTTAWA, Nov. 8, 2013 /CNW/ - As this year's Chair of the Council of the Federation, Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne will host the 2013 Fall Meeting on November 15 at the...


Oct 29, 2013, 11:00 ET Premiers to Recognize Excellence in Water Stewardship

OTTAWA, Oct. 29, 2013 /CNW/ - The Council of the Federation (COF) Water Stewardship Council announced today the launch for nominations for the 2014 Excellence in Water Stewardship Award. The award...