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10:32 ET Prime Minister announces a by-election in Nanaimo-Ladysmith

OTTAWA, March 24, 2019 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that a by-election will be held on May 6, 2019, in the electoral district of Nanaimo–Ladysmith. This document is...


Mar 23, 2019, 09:33 ET Advisory - Baxter recalls two lots of Extraneal peritoneal dialysis solution because of high levels of sodium hypochlorite, which may pose serious

OTTAWA, March 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Health Canada is advising Canadians that Baxter Corporation is voluntarily recalling two lots of Extraneal peritoneal dialysis solution as a precautionary measure...


Mar 22, 2019, 19:07 ET Media Advisory - Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Health Pam Damoff to Discuss Pharmacare and Budget 2019 in Welland, Ontario

OTTAWA, March 22, 2019 /CNW/ - The Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Health, Pam Damoff, will visit Rapelje Lodge, a long-term care facility for seniors in Welland, Ontario. A media...


Mar 22, 2019, 19:05 ET Media Advisory - Minister Petitpas Taylor to Discuss Pharmacare and Budget 2019 in Amherst, Nova Scotia

OTTAWA, March 22, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honorable Minister of Health, Ginette Petitpas Taylor will visit Maggie's Place: A Resource Centre for Families in Amherst, Nova Scotia where she will tour the...


Mar 22, 2019, 17:44 ET The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development to discuss seniors and Budget 2019 in Quebec

In the Media advisory The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development to discuss seniors and Budget 2019 in Quebec, issued 22-Mar-2019 by Employment and Social...


Mar 22, 2019, 17:36 ET The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development to Discuss Seniors and Budget 2019 in Chicoutimi

GATINEAU, QC, March 22, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development will participate in an announcement, where he will highlight measures for...


Mar 22, 2019, 15:50 ET Media advisory - Press conference regarding Government of Canada support for three Rimouski businesses

RIMOUSKI, QC, March 22, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED) Rémi Massé, Member of Parliament for Avignon–La Mitis–Matane–Matapédia and Parliamentary Secretary to...


Mar 22, 2019, 15:44 ET New investments to help Canadians secure good jobs

THUNDER BAY, ON, March 22, 2019 /CNW/ - Our global economy is evolving and offering Canadians new opportunities to succeed, but it also means people may change jobs many times over the course of...


Mar 22, 2019, 15:15 ET Explore and recreate history with Photostories Canada, a new website created by the Canadian Photography Institute

Free online photography resource More than 800 photostories from 1955 to 1971 available to view OTTAWA, March 22, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canadian Photography Institute of the National Gallery of Canada is...


Mar 22, 2019, 14:52 ET Media advisory - Parliamentary Secretary Hébert to meet with representatives of the Quebec aluminum industrial cluster

MONTRÉAL, March 22, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED) Richard Hébert, Member of Parliament for Lac-Saint-Jean and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of...


Mar 22, 2019, 13:53 ET Minister Hajdu to discuss Budget 2019 and our plan to move forward on implementing national pharmacare

GATINEAU, QC, March 22, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce, Development and Labour, will participate in an announcement hosted by Preston Park Retirement...


Mar 22, 2019, 12:45 ET Media Advisory - Minister Tassi to discuss seniors and Budget 2019 in King City, Ontario

GATINEAU, QC, March 22, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister of Seniors, will participate in a town hall meeting, where she will highlight measures for seniors in Budget 2019. She...


Mar 22, 2019, 12:34 ET Budget 2019: Helping Canadians find and keep good jobs

VICTORIA, BC, March 22, 2019 /CNW/ - Since 2015, the Government of Canada has focused on strengthening and growing the middle class and offering real help to people working hard to join it. This plan ...


Mar 22, 2019, 09:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Minister Duclos to Discuss Skills and Budget 2019 in Victoria BC/

GATINEAU, QC, March 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Minister Duclos will participate in an announcement hosted by Camosun College where he will highlight skills. A media availability will follow. Date Friday, March ...


Mar 22, 2019, 08:00 ET Invitation to media - Press conference regarding Government of Canada support for OrganicOcean and GO Usinage

TROIS-PISTOLES, QC, March 22, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED) Rémi Massé, Member of Parliament for Avignon–La Mitis–Matane–Matapédia and Parliamentary...


Mar 21, 2019, 17:25 ET Minister Duclos to Discuss Skills and Budget 2019 in Victoria BC

GATINEAU, QC, March 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Minister Duclos will participate in an announcement hosted by Camosun College where he will highlight skills. A media availability will follow. Date Friday, March ...


Mar 21, 2019, 12:20 ET Statement by Minister Rodriguez on the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

On March 21, people in Canada and around the world mark the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination OTTAWA, March 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Today we remember our responsibility to stand ...


Mar 21, 2019, 12:15 ET Federal government doubles assistance for fund that supports municipal infrastructure priorities

VICTORIA, March 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Investing in infrastructure creates good, well-paying middle-class jobs and sets the stage for long-term economic growth that benefits everyone. But there is more to...


Mar 21, 2019, 11:49 ET Statement by Minister Rodriguez on Nowruz

Today, thousands of people in Canada and around the world celebrate Nowruz, the New Year in the Persian calendar OTTAWA, March 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, many Canadians celebrate the beginning of...


Mar 21, 2019, 11:30 ET Budget 2019 doubles support for municipal infrastructure priorities this year

OTTAWA, March 21, 2019 /CNW/ - In communities like Mississauga, people depend on every order of government to work together to deliver the infrastructure projects they need – from expanding highways, ...


Mar 21, 2019, 11:00 ET Statement by Minister Rodriguez on Holi

Today in Canada and in other parts of the world, we celebrate Holi, the Festival of Colours OTTAWA, March 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, Hindu communities in Canada and around the world celebrate Holi. Also ...


Mar 21, 2019, 10:39 ET Media Advisory - 75th Anniversary of D-Day and the Battle of Normandy: Media Accreditation for the Canadian signature ceremony in France

OTTAWA, March 21, 2019 /CNW/ - An official Government of Canada delegation will participate in a series of events in Normandy, France from June 3-9, 2019, to mark the 75th anniversary of D-Day and...


Mar 21, 2019, 10:00 ET Statement by the Prime Minister on Holi

OTTAWA, March 21, 2019 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the occasion of Holi: "Today, we join Hindu communities in Canada and around the world to...


Mar 21, 2019, 09:00 ET Statement by the Prime Minister on Nowruz

OTTAWA, March 21, 2019 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Nowruz: "As winter fades to spring and a new year begins, we join Persian, Afghan, Kurdish,...


Mar 21, 2019, 09:00 ET /R E P E A T -- The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development to Discuss Budget 2019 in Victoria/

GATINEAU, QC, March 20, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development will participate in an announcement hosted by City of Victoria where he...