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Jun 24, 2019, 05:30 ET Media Advisory: Facebook Canada brings "Boost with Facebook" training to Toronto

Facebook hosts free workshops for entrepreneurs and small businesses. TORONTO, June 24, 2019 /CNW/ - On June 24 and 25, 2019, Facebook Canada will host Boost with Facebook in Toronto, the largest...


Jun 10, 2019, 04:00 ET Facebook launches ads transparency tools in Canada ahead of 2019 federal election

Now, advertisers can complete authorizations and place ads in the Ad Library for 7 years, going above and beyond the requirements of C-76 TORONTO, June 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Building on its efforts to...


Jun 06, 2019, 08:30 ET Media Advisory: Facebook Canada brings 'Civic Boost' tour to Vancouver and Calgary

Facebook celebrates civic engagement, small businesses and local news innovation with a cross-Canada Tour VANCOUVER, June 6, 2019 /CNW/ - On Tuesday, June 11, 2019, Facebook's Civic Boost tour will...


May 27, 2019, 06:00 ET Facebook Canada Launches Local News Accelerator with 11 Participants from Across the Country

In partnership with the Canadian Journalism Foundation, Facebook's $2.5M program aims to foster innovation and creativity in local news business models TORONTO, May 27, 2019 /CNW/ - On Monday, May...


May 01, 2019, 03:00 ET Media Advisory: Facebook Canada launches 'Civic Boost' tour

Facebook celebrates civic engagement, small businesses and local news innovation with a cross-Canada Tour HALIFAX, May 1, 2019 /CNW/ - On Thursday, May 2, 2019, Facebook's Civic Boost tour will...


Mar 18, 2019, 03:00 ET Facebook continues efforts to protect Canadian 2019 Election

Facebook to launch Ad Library and confirm advertiser identities to comply with Bill C-76 TORONTO, March 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Expanding on its ongoing election integrity efforts, Facebook Canada announced ...


Jul 09, 2018, 05:00 ET Facebook Canada opens Inuktut for translation on Nunavut Day

TORONTO, July 9, 2018 /CNW/ - Facebook Canada, in partnership with Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated (NTI) and Inuit Uqausinginnik Taiguusiliuqtiit (IUT), announced that it is opening Inuktut for...


Jun 27, 2018, 06:00 ET Facebook Launches Third-Party Fact-Checking Program in Canada

TORONTO, June 27, 2018 /CNW/ - Facebook Canada, in collaboration with Agence France-Presse (AFP), announced today the launch of its third-party fact-checking program aimed at helping combat false...


Jan 15, 2018, 16:11 ET We Matter and Facebook host first national #HopeForum

Indigenous youth from across the country gather for forum on healing and life promotion OTTAWA, Jan. 15, 2018 /CNW/ - On January 21 and 22, Indigenous youth representing every province and territory...


Nov 28, 2017, 10:30 ET Facebook Journalism Project, the DMZ and Ryerson School of Journalism team up to launch the "Digital News Innovation Challenge"'

TORONTO, Nov. 28, 2017 /CNW/ - Throughout the world, innovative technologies and industry challenges are transforming how people create, access and consume news. Facebook Journalism Project today...


Oct 19, 2017, 09:32 ET Facebook Announces Canadian Election Integrity Initiative in Lead Up to 2019

Efforts include new crisis email line, cyber hygiene training for political parties and politicians and bolstering digital news literacy across Canada OTTAWA, Oct. 19, 2017 /CNW/ - Today, Facebook...


Oct 16, 2017, 13:34 ET MEDIA ADVISORY: Facebook and BDC to host free workshop for Montréal businesses

Part of a special series to celebrate BDC Small Business Week 2017 MONTRÉAL, Oct. 16, 2017 /CNW/ - On Thursday, October 19, Boost Your Business with Facebook will take place in Montréal, Ontario, a...


Oct 12, 2017, 17:01 ET MEDIA ADVISORY: Facebook Canada teams up with BDC for Small Business Week 2017 launch

Official launch to be hosted at the new Facebook Toronto Partner Centre TORONTO, Oct. 12, 2017 /CNW/ - On Monday, October 16, BDC and Facebook Canada will officially launch the 2017 edition of Small...


Oct 12, 2017, 11:46 ET Media Advisory: Facebook and BDC to host free workshop for Ottawa businesses

Part of a special series to celebrate BDC Small Business Week 2017 OTTAWA, Oct. 12, 2017 /CNW/ - On Wednesday, October 18, Boost Your Business with Facebook will take place in Ottawa, Ontario, a...


Jun 22, 2017, 13:26 ET Media Advisory: Facebook and Nunavut Suicide Prevention Partners Host Iqaluit Summit on Community Safety and Suicide Prevention

IQALUIT, June 22, 2017 /CNW/ - On Monday, June 26, Facebook's Boost Your Community summit will take place in Iqaluit, Nunavut, focusing on how communities can use Facebook tools and programs to...


Jun 15, 2017, 09:00 ET Facebook Messenger launches special series of Canada 150 camera art

Series features art inspired by notable Canadians such as Ashley Callingbull and the Dufour-Lapointe sisters TORONTO, June 15, 2017 /CNW/ - Messenger has teamed up with notable Canadians from across...


Jan 16, 2017, 09:00 ET /R E P E A T -- MEDIA ADVISORY - Facebook and Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce to host free workshop for Winnipeg businesses/

Part of a special privacy series with the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada WINNIPEG, Jan. 11, 2017 /CNW/ - On Wednesday, January 18, Facebook's Boost Your Business will take place in...


Jan 13, 2017, 09:00 ET /R E P E A T -- MEDIA ADVISORY: Facebook and Regina Chamber of Commerce to host free workshop for Regina businesses/

Part of a special privacy series with the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada REGINA, Jan. 11, 2017 /CNW/ - On Monday, January 16, Facebook's Boost Your Business will take place in Regina,...


Jan 11, 2017, 09:30 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - Facebook and Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce to host free workshop for Winnipeg businesses

Part of a special privacy series with the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada WINNIPEG, Jan. 11, 2017 /CNW/ - On Wednesday, January 18, Facebook's Boost Your Business will take place in...


Jan 11, 2017, 09:00 ET MEDIA ADVISORY: Facebook and Regina Chamber of Commerce to host free workshop for Regina businesses

Part of a special privacy series with the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada REGINA, Jan. 11, 2017 /CNW/ - On Monday, January 16, Facebook's Boost Your Business will take place in Regina,...


Aug 16, 2016, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- MEDIA ADVISORY: Facebook and Greater Moncton Chamber of Commerce to host free workshop for Moncton businesses/

Part of a special privacy series with the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada MONCTON, NB, Aug. 11, 2016 /CNW/ - On Thursday, August 18, Facebook's Boost Your Business will take place in...


Aug 12, 2016, 06:30 ET /R E P E A T -- MEDIA ADVISORY: Facebook to host free workshop for St. John's businesses/

First event in special privacy series with the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada ST. JOHN'S, NL, Aug. 12, 2016 /CNW/ - On Monday, August 15, Facebook's Boost Your Business event will take...


Aug 11, 2016, 07:00 ET MEDIA ADVISORY: Facebook and Greater Moncton Chamber of Commerce to host free workshop for Moncton businesses

Part of a special privacy series with the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada MONCTON, NB, Aug. 11, 2016 /CNW/ - On Thursday, August 18, Facebook's Boost Your Business will take place in...


Aug 10, 2016, 06:30 ET MEDIA ADVISORY: Facebook to host free workshop for St. John's businesses

First event in special privacy series with the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada ST. JOHN'S, NL, Aug. 10, 2016 /CNW/ - On Monday, August 15, Facebook's Boost Your Business event will take...


Mar 11, 2016, 09:00 ET /R E P E A T -- MEDIA ADVISORY: Facebook and Greater Kitchener Waterloo Chamber of Commerce to host free workshop for Kitchener-Waterloo businesses/

First Canadian event in Facebook's initiative aimed at women-owned small businesses KITCHENER, ON, March 9, 2016 /CNW/ - On Monday, March 14, Facebook's Boost Your Business will take place in...