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Jul 11, 2019, 15:44 ET Media Advisory - Crown Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada and the Manitoba Metis Federation to make an important announcement

WINNIPEG, July 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to attend an important announcement with the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations and the Manitoba Metis ...


Jul 11, 2019, 15:30 ET New investment to support tourism in Quebec's major urban centres

The Government of Canada awards over $5.5M to Tourisme Montréal to raise Quebec's international profile MONTRÉAL, July 11, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED) The ...


Jul 11, 2019, 15:25 ET Coming into force of Bill C-21 strengthens border management

OTTAWA, July 11, 2019 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada remains committed to a strong, secure, and efficient border with the United States (U.S.), while protecting individual privacy and rights....


Jul 11, 2019, 14:08 ET Association for New Canadians to receive funding to improve the lives of newcomers as they settle into their new communities

ST. JOHN'S, NL, July 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada is supporting the Association for New Canadians to help newcomers better integrate into the community by improving employment services. In partnership...


Jul 11, 2019, 14:01 ET Media Advisory - Ceremony for the Officer Induction Training Program

RIGAUD, QC, July 11, 2019 /CNW/ - The Canada Border Services Agency invites media for the Ceremony of the Officer Induction Training Program Cohort 13C in the presence of the Honourable Bill Blair,...


Jul 11, 2019, 13:15 ET Government of Canada Invests in Affordable Housing and Shelter Space for Homeless Men in Peterborough

PETERBOROUGH, ON, July 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Every Canadian deserves a safe and affordable place to call home. That is why, in May 2018, the Government launched the National Housing Co-Investment Fund...


Jul 11, 2019, 13:04 ET Cemar Electro to expand into new international markets

The Government of Canada is allocating $100,000 in funding to this innovative company from Greater Montréal that specializes in the development and design of advanced lasers LACHINE, QC, July 11,...


Jul 11, 2019, 12:55 ET Media Advisory - Minister Hussen and Parliamentary Secretary Cuzner to make announcement related to Canada's Agri-food Sector

MISSISSAUGA, ON, July 11, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship and Rodger Cuzner, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Employment,...


Jul 11, 2019, 12:30 ET Advisory - Nutrabolics Inc. voluntarily recalls unauthorized "Blackout" sleep-aid, which may pose serious health risks

OTTAWA, July 11, 2019 /CNW/ - At Health Canada's request, Nutrabolics Inc. is voluntarily recalling "Blackout," a sleep-aid product, because it is labelled to contain a drug (L-tryptophan) at a...


Jul 11, 2019, 12:25 ET Canada's first federal accessibility legislation comes into force

GATINEAU, QC, July 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Accessibility in Canada is about creating communities, workplaces and services that enable everyone to participate fully in society without barriers. The...


Jul 11, 2019, 11:11 ET Media Advisory - Government of Canada to support next generation of Canadian middle-class workers

GATINEAU, QC, July 11, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour, will announce how the Government of Canada will support Canadian youth facing ...


Jul 11, 2019, 10:00 ET Information Update - Test swimming pool and spa water daily to keep bathers safe

OTTAWA, July 11, 2019 /CNW/ - It's time to swim again! Whether you use your backyard pool or spa to have fun with friends and family, to exercise, or simply to decompress, remember that...


Jul 11, 2019, 10:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Government of Canada to Make Announcement Related to Housing in Peterborough/

PETERBOROUGH, ON, July 10, 2019 /CNW/ - The federal government will be making an announcement related to housing in Peterborough. Media are invited to join the Honourable Maryam Monsef, Member of...


Jul 11, 2019, 10:00 ET Statement by Minister Rodriguez on Imamat Day/Khushiali

Today, Ismaili Muslims in Canada and around the world celebrate Imamat Day/Khushiali OTTAWA, July 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, Ismaili Muslims in Canada and around the world celebrate Imamat Day, also...


Jul 11, 2019, 09:00 ET Canada Invests in Cross-Country Electric Vehicle Fast-Charging Network

STEWIACKE, NS, July 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada's climate plan is working for our planet, and it is working for Canadians. Zero emission vehicles play a key role in our clean energy future. As families...


Jul 11, 2019, 09:00 ET Statement by the Prime Minister on Imamat Day

OTTAWA, July 11, 2019 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Imamat Day: "On Imamat Day, we join Ismaili Muslims in Canada and around the world to...


Jul 11, 2019, 07:00 ET Invitation to media - Press conference regarding CED support for Damabois, a manufacturing business in the Bas-Saint-Laurent region

SAINT-DAMASE, QC, July 11, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED) Rémi Massé, Member of Parliament for Avignon–La Mitis–Matane–Matapédia and Parliamentary Secretary...


Jul 11, 2019, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Notice to the Media - The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, federal Minister of Health will announce federal government funding support for cancer research/

MONCTON, NB, July 10, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, federal Minister of Health, will announce Government of Canada funding support that will help transform cancer care and...


Jul 11, 2019, 00:11 ET Statement - At-Risk Fraser Chinook and Sockeye Salmon Stocks Face Critical Challenge From Big Bar Natural Rockslide

VANCOUVER, July 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Yesterday the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans, and the Canadian Coast Guard Jonathan Wilkinson accompanied by Minister of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource...


Jul 10, 2019, 17:00 ET Funding to Support Indigenous Participation in the new Impact Assessment System

OTTAWA, July 10, 2019 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada's new rules for assessing major projects will ensure that good projects get built while protecting our environment and communities, creating...


Jul 10, 2019, 17:00 ET Laughter Is in Store for Montréal This July

The Government of Canada supports the Juste pour rire/Just For Laughs Festival MONTRÉAL, July 10, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Pablo Rodriguez, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism,...


Jul 10, 2019, 16:21 ET Two New Public Art Pieces Open in Ottawa and Gatineau

Not one, but two new intriguing sculptures open in Canada's Capital Region OTTAWA, July 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Two new artworks, chosen through a call for proposal process launched last year by Canadian...


Jul 10, 2019, 16:06 ET Prime Minister announces the nomination of the Honourable Nicholas Kasirer to the Supreme Court of Canada

OTTAWA, July 10, 2019 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the nomination of the Honourable Nicholas Kasirer to the Supreme Court of Canada. Justice Kasirer has led an...


Jul 10, 2019, 15:00 ET Notice to the Media - The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, federal Minister of Health will announce federal government funding support for cancer research

MONCTON, NB, July 10, 2019 /CNW/ - The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, federal Minister of Health, will announce Government of Canada funding support that will help transform cancer care and...


Jul 10, 2019, 14:15 ET Federal Government Makes it Easier for Middle Class Canadians to Buy their First Home

BELOEIL, QC, July 10, 2019 /CNW/ - All Canadians deserve to have a safe and affordable place to call home. That is why the Government of Canada is introducing an innovative new tool to help middle...