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Opening of the Bureau de reconstruction du centre-ville de Lac-Mégantic

The Government of Canada supports the economic recovery of the city of Lac-Mégantic
Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions

Helene Klodawsky's documentary Grassroots in Dry Lands premieres January 27 in Toronto. Intercultural Dialogue Institute sponsoring screenings in cities across Canada.

Filmed in Palestine, Israel and Jordan, Helene Klodawsky's InformAction Films/National Film Board of Canada co-produced documentary Grassroots in Dry Lands about grassroots social change in the Middle East is premiering in Toronto on January 27, as part of a series of public screenings across Canada organized by the Intercultural Dialogue Institute (IDI).
National Film Board

Parliamentary Secretary Michel Picard Chairs a National Roundtable on Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Today, on behalf of Honourable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety, Michel Picard, Parliamentary Secretary, chaired a national roundtable supporting public safety officers affected by post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
Public Safety Canada

Discover 100 years in the struggle for women's rights, on the Rideau Canal Skateway

This year, Library and Archives Canada marks the 100th anniversary of women winning the right to vote in Canada with an outdoor exhibition entitled Let Them Howl: 100 Years in the Women's Rights Struggle.
Library and Archives Canada

CNSC publishes REGDOC-2.3.1, Conduct of Licensed Activities: Construction and Commissioning Programs

The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) has published regulatory document REGDOC-2.3.1, Conduct of Licensed Activities: Construction and Commissioning Programs.
Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission

Government of Canada Takes Steps to Grow the Economy

Finance Minister Bill Morneau welcomed today the beginning of second reading debate in the House of Commons on Bill C-2, an important step towards implementing a middle class tax cut that will benefit about 9 million Canadians each year.
Finance Canada

Launch of the 38th Winterlude in the Ottawa–Gatineau Region!

People of all ages came out to join the Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, as she officially launched Winterlude...
Canadian Heritage

Be careful before you buy the so called free beauty samples

The trap of free sample/trial

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https://www.dermacella.com/trial.php?categoryid=5

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You were thus only charged the full price, once the full 14 days had elapsed, in line with our policies. 

PLEASE NOTE: Customers may NOT return used goods for a refund, once the 14-day trial has expired.

According to our return poli…

New Apparel Research and Development Facility Opens in Calgary

Western Canada's first open-access apparel research and development facility officially opened in Calgary today. This new state-of-the-art facility will provide businesses with services to test, design and manufacture innovative apparel products for the consumer apparel and industrial protective clothing markets.
Western Economic Diversification Canada

100 years ago today: Manitoba women win the right to vote!

Minister Hajdu speaks to Canadians about the future of gender equality
Status of Women Canada

Minister Dion to travel to Ukraine and to meeting of Global Coalition to Counter Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant

The Honourable Stéphane Dion, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today announced that he is visiting Kyiv, Ukraine, from January 31 to February 1. He will then head to Rome, Italy, to attend a ministerial meeting of the Small Group of the Global Coalition to Counter the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) on February 2.
Global Affairs Canada

Federal Government Supports Economic Development of Nunavut's Indigenous Seal Industry

The Honourable Hunter Tootoo, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard and Nunavut Premier, the Honourable Peter Taptuna today announced a new agreement to support Canada's Indigenous seal industry.
Fisheries and Oceans Canada

The Government of Canada Invests in Mining Research

The Government of Canada and the International Minerals Innovation Institute (IMII) today announced that the IMII, on behalf of its potash industry and provincial government members, has entered into research funding agreements with the University of Regina and the University of Saskatchewan. These agreements will see the development of the Mining Materials Research Cluster in Saskatchewan, which will conduct research into the corrosion of materials used in the fabrication of mineral processing and mining equipment used in Saskatchewan's potash industry.
Western Economic Diversification Canada

Highlights of the First Weekend of Winterlude

A carnival-style street party, Arctic mysteries exposed, and a world record attempt: explore, discover and celebrate what unites us as Canadians..
Canadian Heritage

CBSA 2015 year in review for southern Manitoba

In their continued commitment to keeping our borders safe and secure, Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) officers in southern Manitoba executed 172 seizure actions of various goods, including weapons, drugs, and child pornography last year. They also refused entry to those with criminal histories and those seeking entry to Canada for illegitimate reasons. Officers arrested ten people for suspicion for impaired driving and 23 others on outstanding warrants.
Canada Border Services Agency

Government of Canada restoring fairness and balance in the Canadian labour policy landscape

The Honourable MaryAnn Mihychuk, P.C., M.P., Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour, and her Parliamentary Secretary, M.P. Rodger Cuzner, along with Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Infrastructure and Communities Pablo Rodriguez, today announced that legislation to repeal Bills C-377 and C-525 has been introduced. If passed, this will help restore balance in workplace relations.
Employment and Social Development Canada

Category III Instrument Landing Systems Operational at St. John's International Airport

St. John's International Airport Authority announced today that its three-year, $37.3 million Airfield Accessibility and Safety Initiative is fully complete with Category III Instrument Landing Systems (CAT III ILS) now operational on both ends of the primary runway (R11/29).
Transport Canada

A Look Back at a Successful Year in Forillon National Park

A Look Back at a Successful Year in Forillon National Park
Parks Canada

Government of Canada Signs School Infrastructure Partnership Understanding with Four Manitoba First Nations

The Honourable Carolyn Bennett, today announced that the Government of Canada has signed a Partnership Understanding with four Manitoba First Nations.
Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada

Assault of an inmate at Collins Bay Institution – Medium-security unit

On January 26, 2016, at about 2:20 a.m. an inmate was found to have been victim of an assault in the medium-security unit at Collins Bay Institution. The injured inmate was immediately evaluated by staff members and transported to an outside hospital to receive treatment.
Correctional Service Canada

Government of Canada strengthening commercial fishing safety with funding to Fish Safe BC

The Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, today announced funding for Fish Safe BC to support an education and awareness initiative that promotes safe boating practices on board small commercial fishing vessels across the country.
Transport Canada

Death of an inmate at Archambault Institution – Medium security unit

On January 26, 2016, Donald Francoeur, an inmate at Archambault Institution, died at the institutional hospital in Sainte-Anne-des-Plaines.
Correctional Service Canada

CBSA in Edmonton releases highlights from 2015

Throughout 2015, Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) officers at the Edmonton International Airport were busy processing over 850,000 travellers in 8,450 flights while ensuring the safety and security of Canada.
Canada Border Services Agency

CBSA in Calgary releases highlights from 2015

In their continued commitment to keeping our borders safe and secure, Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) officers in Calgary have had a busy year processing nearly 2.2 million travellers and over 22,700 flights.
Canada Border Services Agency

National Energy Board Releases Canada's Energy Future 2016: Energy Supply and Demand Projections to 2040

Today, at a speech to the Toronto Region Board of Trade, National Energy Board (NEB) Chair and CEO Peter Watson released Canada's Energy Future 2016: Energy Supply and Demand Projections to 2040. The report is the only publicly available Canadian long-term energy outlook that includes all energy commodities in all provinces and territories.
National Energy Board

CRTC executes warrant in malicious malware investigation

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) today announced that it executed a warrant under Canada's anti-spam legislation (CASL) at two locations in the Niagara region of Ontario.
Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission

CBSA 2015 year in review for southern Alberta

In their continued commitment to keeping our borders safe and secure, Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) officers in southern Alberta seized 51 undeclared firearms last year, representing the largest annual total since 2012. In one case at the Carway border crossing on May 3, officers seized three undeclared firearms – including two handguns – from a storage compartment underneath a bed in a travel trailer. The Coutts border crossing recorded the most firearms seizures (39) out of any border crossing in Western Canada.
Canada Border Services Agency

Canadian Armed Forces mark 10 years at the beginning of Operation CARIBBE 2016

Her Majesty's Canadian Ships (HMCS) Moncton and Summerside departed Halifax today to participate on Operation CARIBBE 2016, marking the start of Canada's 10th year of contributions to Op MARTILLO - the multinational campaign against transnational criminal organizations in the Pacific Ocean and Caribbean.
National Defence and the Canadian Armed Forces

Governments Help Nova Scotia Tree Fruit Growers Mitigate the Impact of Fire Blight Damage

Agriculture Minister Lawrence MacAulay, Treasury Board President Scott Brison and Nova Scotia Agriculture Minister Keith Colwell announced today an AgriRecovery initiative to help Nova Scotia tree fruit growers recoup the cost of managing the fire blight outbreak.
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Governments Help Maple Syrup Producers Recover from Extreme Weather Events

Agriculture Minister Lawrence MacAulay and Nova Scotia Agriculture Minister Keith Colwell today announced an investment of up to $950,000 to help Nova Scotia maple syrup producers with the recovery costs to re-establish sap collection systems damaged by excessive snowfall during the winter of 2015.
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Canadian Armed Forces participate in 'Bell Let's Talk' Day

The Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) will hold multiple mental health awareness events across Canada in support of the Bell Let's Talk campaign to reduce the stigma surrounding mental illness tomorrow.
National Defence and the Canadian Armed Forces

NEB responds to pipeline oversight audit

The National Energy Board (NEB) welcomes the Fall 2015 Report of the Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development (CESD).
National Energy Board

Atlantic Canadian Musicians Shine on the World Stage

Atlantic Canadian music professionals will have the chance to showcase their talents and develop new business alliances with international industry representatives during the 2016 Eastlink East Coast Music Week, thanks to an investment of $200,000 from the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA). The Honourable Mark Eyking, MP for Sydney-Victoria, made the announcement today on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency. The non-repayable contribution, through ACOA's Business Development Program, will support ECMA's International Export Buyers Program and assist with the hosting of East Coast Music Week.
Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency

Government of Canada Invests to Enhance Tourism and Boost Economic Growth in the Township of Lake of Bays

The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, and Minister responsible for FedNor, today announced an investment of $45,000 to enable the Township of Lake of Bays to create a business development and growth strategy for Dorset's waterfront area and the community's downtown core.
FedNor,Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada

Canada announces the Syrian Family Links initiative

Today, Syrian Family Links was launched to help connect Syrian refugees abroad with private Canadian sponsors through the help of the refugee's family in Canada.
Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada

Port of Quebec Deep-Water Multipurpose Wharf Project - Beauport 2020: Federal Funding Allocated to Participate in the Environmental Assessment

The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) has allocated a total of $194,017.65 to 13 applicants to assist their participation in the federal environmental assessment of the Port of Quebec Deep-Water Multipurpose Wharf Project - Beauport 2020 Project, located in Quebec.
Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency

Bonhomme Carnaval on the Plains!

The 64th edition of the Québec Winter Carnival will take place from January 29 to February 14, 2016. For the occasion, The National Battlefields Commission invites you to come meet Bonhomme this Sunday, January 31 at 1:45 p.m. He will be with us prior to the departure, from the south entrance of the Plains of Abraham Museum, of the popular guided tour - The Snowshoer. Take advantage of this opportunity to reserve your tour and obtain a $2 discount upon the presentation of your Carnaval effigy. Tour the park wearing traditional-style snowshoes in the company of Amédée, or his wife, and learn about the winter history of the Plains. Are you interested in ending the day in warm premises? Drop by the Plains of Abraham Museum and visit the new Battles | 1759-1760 exhibition. It will creatively immerse you in the battles of the Plains of Abraham and Sainte-Foy.
National Battlefields Commission

Recapture of inmate from Collins Bay Institution – Minimum-security unit

At approximately 11:30 p.m. on January 25, 2016, inmate Marc Leroux was apprehended by the Kingston Police Force.
Correctional Service Canada

Maple House Centre Delivers More Than Great Baked Goods

The freshly made baked goods prepared daily at Maple House Centre in West Prince are enjoyed from Tignish to Summerside. Community Inclusions Ltd., the non-profit group that owns and operates the facility has developed an expansion plan to improve its services for clients and customers, and help ensure the sustainability of the organization.
Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency

Saguenay Gets Ready to Celebrate Winter

Government of Canada supports the Saguenay en Neige festival
Canadian Heritage

Minister Brison Tables the 2014-15 Departmental Performance Reports

The Honourable Scott Brison, President of the Treasury Board, tabled the 2014-15 Departmental Performance Reports on behalf of 93 federal departments and agencies in the House of Commons today
Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat

Health Canada launches new pesticide label mobile app

Today, Health Canada launched a new mobile app that allows users to access pesticide labels that have been registered for use in Canada.
Health Canada

Federal, provincial and territorial ministers to meet on social outcomes for Canadians

For the first time in 10 years, federal, provincial and territorial social services ministers from across Canada will meet on February 4 and 5 in Edmonton, Alberta, to share information, establish priorities and determine a plan to move forward on common goals.
Employment and Social Development Canada

Join the Conversation on The Changing World of Work

Join the Conversation on The Changing World of Work
Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety

TSB deploys a team to the grounding of a container ship near Deschaillons-sur-Saint-Laurent, Quebec

TSB deploys to marine accident
Transportation Safety Board of Canada

Route 389 Improvement Project between Fire Lake and Fermont: Public Comments Invited

The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) is conducting a federal environmental assessment of the proposed Route 389 Improvement Project between Fire Lake and Fermont (the Project) located in Quebec.
Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency

Does local news matter to you? Give us your opinion!

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) launched a public hearing today on local and community programming. Canadians are invited to express their views!
Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission

The National Research Council kicks off its 100th birthday celebrations

As Canada prepares for the 150th anniversary of Confederation, the National Research Council (NRC), Canada's "go-to" research and technology organization (RTO), is kicking off its centennial celebrations.
National Research Council of Canada

Beaver Dam Mine Project: Federal Funding Available

The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) is making available funding to support participation of the public and Indigenous groups in the federal environmental assessment of the Beaver Dam Mine Project, located in Marinette, Nova Scotia.
Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency

Eastern Shore Eco-Learning Centre Benefits from Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program

The Deanery Project on Nova Scotia's Eastern Shore will be strengthened thanks in part to Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program (CIP 150) funding announced today by the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA).
Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency

Escape from Collins Bay Institution – Minimum-security unit

On January 23, 2016 during the 11:15 a.m. count in the minimum-security unit at Collins Bay Institution, staff members discovered that Marc Leroux was not accounted for.
Correctional Service Canada

Free OLG Sno-Bus Shuttle Service and Street Closures During Winterlude 2016

Free OLG Sno-Bus Shuttle Service and Street Closures During Winterlude 2016
Canadian Heritage

Quadrennial Judicial Compensation and Benefits Commission Begins Inquiry

The quadrennial Judicial Compensation and Benefits Commission, has begun its inquiry into the adequacy of the salaries and benefits paid to federally-appointed judges and to prothonotaries of the Federal Court.
Judicial Compensation and Benefits Commission

Buying foreclosure houses

You can make a good deal out of foreclosures. First of all you should make a finest research when you find the ideal home and spend enough time before spending money. There are many real estate agents available to offer foreclosure homes at the best rates so you need a lot of time to research.The important thing is learning about the area as well as getting pre-approval for certain mortgages. When you buy foreclosure houses, sometimes the lender may adjust the buying price and offer some discounts to you.There are lots of foreclosure sellers available that ready to give attractive homes to the buyers. First, you should check the condition and inspecting the house before buying because some unattractive houses are offered with the largest discounts by the flexible lenders. So, you must do finest research and get some estimates about the repairs of the house that could save a big amount of money. Make sure you obtain all essential information before buying a foreclosure home carefully.

Sussex Residents Celebrate Re-Opening of Poley Mountain Ski Lodge

Government of Canada investment helps boost tourism and generate economic activity
Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency,Government of Canada

Escape from Collins Bay Institution – Minimum-security unit

On January 23, 2016 during the 11:15 a.m. count in the minimum-security unit at Collins Bay Institution, staff members discovered that Marc Leroux was not accounted for.
Correctional Service Canada

CBSA officers seize 17 bundles of suspected cocaine at the Toronto Pearson International Airport

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced today two significant seizures of over 16 kg of suspected cocaine at the Toronto Pearson International Airport.
Canada Border Services Agency

Sledge Hockey in Bridgewater Generates International Attention

The eyes of the world are trained on Bridgewater as high-performance sledge hockey players from Canada, the United States, Russia and Korea get ready to take to the ice this weekend for the Bronze and Gold Medal matches of Hockey Canada's 2016 World Sledge Hockey Challenge.
Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency

Government of Canada Moves Forward on Critical Upgrades to Canadian Coast Guard Vessels

The Honourable Judy M. Foote, Minister of Public Services and Procurement, in partnership with the Honourable Hunter Tootoo, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, today announced a contract of $6.2 million awarded to Wärtsilä Canada Inc. for the design and supply of two new propulsion control systems to upgrade two Canadian Coast Guard (CCG) 1100 class vessels: the Canadian Coast Guard ship (CCGS) Ann Harvey and the CCGS Sir William Alexander.
Government of Canada

CBSA 2015 year in review for southern Saskatchewan

In its continued commitment to keeping our borders safe and secure, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) had a banner enforcement year in 2015 at its southern Saskatchewan ports of entry.
Canada Border Services Agency

Government of Canada Invests in Economic Diversification and Growth in the Chapleau Region

The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, and Minister responsible for FedNor, today announced an investment of $836,500 in support of three projects to help the Township of Chapleau capitalize on business and economic development opportunities.
FedNor

STEM skills key to knowledge jobs of the future

Actua, a national charity that promotes science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) learning in youth, found an ally in the Government of Canada today as Minister of Science Kirsty Duncan addressed delegates at their annual conference in Ottawa. Minister Duncan, who since taking office has become a national champion for STEM promotion, told the group of about 70 delegates that she looks forward to working with Actua and similar organizations.
Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada

New Federal Government Strengthens Partnerships with Provinces and Territories at the Canadian Council of Fisheries and Aquaculture Ministers Meeting

Fisheries and Aquaculture Ministers discuss ways to work together to protect Canada's oceans and expand global market access for fish and seafood
Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Minister Dion to host North American Foreign Ministers Meeting

The Honourable Stéphane Dion, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today announced that he will host his counterparts from the United States and Mexico in the city of Québec, Quebec, on January 29, 2016, at the North American Foreign Ministers Meeting.
Global Affairs Canada

600 reservists of the Montreal Territorial Battalion Group to train in Laval from January 22 to 24, 2016

Exercise QUORUM NORDIQUE 2016 (Ex QN 16) is urban winter warfare training involving 600 reservists of the Montreal Territorial Battalion Group from January 22 to 24, 2016. The exercise will take place in an urban setting, in Laval, Quebec.
National Defence and the Canadian Armed Forces

Winterlude's Sub-Zero Concert Series Will Showcase Canadian Artists

The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, is pleased to welcome the artists who will liven up Confederation Park...
Canadian Heritage

Government of Canada announces College Research Funding

Colleges and polytechnics across Canada are receiving nearly $6 million in federal support through the Community and College Social Innovation Fund (CCSIF) to address a range of social issues, including poverty, community safety and local economic development.
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council

Minister Duncan Explores Wonders of the Ontario Science Centre at Instagram Event

The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, today attended the #EmptyOntarioScienceCentre event hosted by Instagram and the Ontario Science Centre. She gave opening remarks before exploring the Centre alongside dozens of Toronto-area Instagrammers. The Minister's visit coincided with the launch of her ministerial Instagram account, @ScienceMin.
Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada

Minister Jim Carr Completes First Trip to Atlantic Canada as Minister of Natural Resources

The Honourable Jim Carr, Minister of Natural Resources, met with key leaders in the energy, mining and forest sectors, and Indigenous and environmental groups, while in Atlantic Canada. This visit supports the Government of Canada's priority of strengthening relationships to increase opportunities for Canada's natural resource sectors.
Natural Resources Canada

CBSA officers find suspected cocaine at the Toronto Pearson International Airport

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced today a significant seizure of over 10 kg of suspected cocaine at the Toronto Pearson International Airport.
Canada Border Services Agency

Record Research Funding for Livestock and Forage Sectors

Today the federal and provincial governments announced more than $7.8 million in funding for 26 livestock and forage research projects. This record livestock and forage-related investment through the Agriculture Development Fund (ADF) includes the renewal of five-year core funding for the Prairie Swine Centre and the Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization.
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

New Canadian initiative will support investment in emerging markets

Bringing together public and private investors around opportunities in emerging markets, the Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of International Trade, and the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, today applauded the launch of the Convergence investment platform.
Global Affairs Canada

The Government of Canada supports innovation at Synapse Electronic Inc.

The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, announces that Synapse Electronic is obtaining financial support, primarily for automating the production of a new generation of thermostats.
Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions

TSB Watchlist issues highlighted in September 2014 runway excursion in La Tabatière, Quebec

TSB releases final air investigation report.
Transportation Safety Board of Canada

NFB RECEIVES 19 CANADIAN SCREEN AWARD NOMINATIONS

National Film Board of Canada (NFB) productions and craftspeople have received 19 nominations at the Canadian Screen Awards, presented by the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television, recognizing excellence in film, television and digital media.
National Film Board

Winter Training for 2nd Canadian Division Units

Exercise RAFALE BLANCHE 2016, which began this week and will end on February 19, 2016, will be held in the Valcartier training areas and in the municipalities of Nicolet and Bécancour with the participation of 5 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group (5 CMBG) units based in Valcartier.
National Defence and the Canadian Armed Forces

Government of Canada to discontinue conditional registrations for pesticides

Today, the Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of Health, announced that Health Canada intends to stop granting new conditional registrations of pesticides as of June 1, 2016. This is an important step in improving the openness and transparency of Canada's pesticide regulatory system.
Health Canada

Ajax Mine Project: Public Comments Invited

The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) is conducting a federal environmental assessment of the proposed Ajax Mine Project, located near the City of Kamloops in British Columbia.
Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency

Government of Canada Investment Helps Boost Tourism and Creates Youth Employment in Northern Ontario

The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, and Minister responsible for FedNor, today announced the results of a FedNor investment aimed at maximizing the tourism potential of the Algonquin park region. Over the past year, The Friends of Algonquin Park developed outreach programs to educate and inform tourists, transcribed historical audio files, and created an electronic database for archive documents, artifacts and photographs that help capture and promote the history of Algonquin Park.
FedNor,Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada

Third Construction Season Underway on the Inuvik Tuktoyaktuk Highway

The third winter of construction is now underway on the Inuvik Tuktoyaktuk Highway to the Arctic coast in the Northwest Territories. This key piece of transportation infrastructure will create economic growth in the Beaufort Delta region by providing all-weather highway access to Tuktoyaktuk, which is currently only served by ice road, barge, and air.
Infrastructure Canada

Government of Canada partners with provinces and territories to lower cost of pharmaceuticals

The Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of Health, today announced that the Government of Canada's federal drug plans will join the pan-Canadian Pharmaceutical Alliance (pCPA). The pCPA negotiates lower prices for Canadians on brand name drugs and works to reduce the cost of generic medications as well.
Health Canada

2016 AgriInsurance Changes Benefit Manitoba Producers

The Canada and Manitoba governments are supporting AgriInsurance changes giving producers higher coverage at a lower cost for 2016, Federal Agriculture Minister Lawrence MacAulay and Manitoba Agriculture, Food and Rural Development Minister Ron Kostyshyn announced today.
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

The Chief of the Defence Staff announces Canadian Armed Forces General and Flag Officer senior appointments, promotions, and retirements

General Jonathan Vance, Chief of the Defence Staff, is pleased to announce the initial list of Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) General and Flag Officer senior appointments, promotions and retirements that will occur in 2016. These officers lead the CAF in defending our country's values, interests, here at home and abroad.
National Defence and the Canadian Armed Forces

End of lockdown at Warkworth Institution

The lockdown put in place at Warkworth Institution on January 5, 2016, has ended. The institution has resumed its normal operations.
Correctional Service Canada

Faster, more reliable Internet coming to rural Newfoundland and Labrador

The Internet is a tool that spurs economic growth, broadens business opportunities and connects Canadian communities, friends and family from coast to coast to coast.
Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada

Minister of Democratic Institutions Announces Establishment of the Independent Advisory Board for Senate Appointments

The Honourable Maryam Monsef, Minister of Democratic Institutions, today announced the establishment of the Independent Advisory Board for Senate Appointments (Advisory Board).
Democratic Institutions

Over 15,000 Canadians respond to Let's Talk Broadband Internet questionnaire

In just 5 days, the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) has already received over 15,000 responses to its questionnaire on telecom services, indicating that the topic is an important issue for many Canadians.
Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission

Fortress Feast Fundraising Opportunity for Local Charity Organizations at Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site

Fortress Feast Fundraising Opportunity for Local Charity Organizations at Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site
Parks Canada

Governments Support Projects and Research Using Biomass Energy

The Canada and Manitoba governments are providing up to $500,000 for 12 projects that will increase the use and development of biomass fuels, Federal Agriculture Minister Lawrence MacAulay and Manitoba Agriculture, Food, and Rural, Development Minister Ron Kostyshyn announced today.
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Government of Canada announces new investments in Parks Canada sites in Southern New Brunswick

The Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of the Environment and Climate Change and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, today announced investments totalling more than $21 million in several Parks Canada sites across southern New Brunswick
Parks Canada

Statement by the Attorney General of Canada on timelines for a Government Response on Physician-assisted Dying

The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, today issued the following statement:
Justice Canada

Federal Government releases report of the External Panel on Options for a Legislative Response to Carter v. Canada

Today, the Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, together with the Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of Health, publicly posted the final report of the External Panel on Options for a Legislative Response to Carter v. Canada.
Government of Canada,Health Canada,Justice Canada

Work now complete on improvements to modernize Buckingham's drinking water facility

Stéphane Lauzon, Member of Parliament for Argenteuil–La Petite-Nation, on behalf of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, and Alexandre Iracà, Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Education, Higher Education and Research, and Member for Papineau, on behalf of Pierre Moreau, Quebec Minister of Municipal Affairs and Land Occupancy, today celebrated the completion of a project to modernize the drinking water facility in Buckingham. Mr. Lauzon and Mr. Iraca also took the opportunity to recall that the City of Gatineau received $29,748,638 under the federal Gas Tax Fund and the Government of Quebec's contribution for this project.
Infrastructure Canada

Death of an inmate at Donnacona Institution

On January 16, 2016, Ulrick Charbonneau, an inmate at Donnacona Institution was found unresponsive in his cell.
Correctional Service Canada

CAE Healthcare launches world-class neurosurgery simulator in partnership with the National Research Council of Canada

CAE Healthcare announced today the launch of NeuroVRTM, a neurosurgery simulator that offers the world's most realistic training environment for open cranial and endoscopic brain surgery procedures.
National Research Council of Canada

Dr. Brian Rowe assumes the position of Scientific Director of the CIHR Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health

Dr. Alain Beaudet, President of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), along with CIHR's Governing Council, announced today the appointment of Dr. Brian H. Rowe, a University of Alberta clinician-scientist, as incoming Scientific Director of CIHR's Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health. This appointment took effect on January 1, 2016.
Canadian Institutes of Health Research

Parliamentary Secretary François-Philippe Champagne Consults the People of the Northwest Territories on the 2016 Budget

Parliamentary Secretary hosts pre-budget consultations in Yellowknife on how to grow the economy to strengthen the middle class
Finance Canada

Canada welcomes announcement of 'Implementation Day' of Iran nuclear deal as good news

The Honourable Stéphane Dion, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today welcomed the announcement yesterday that Iran has verifiably taken the measures necessary under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action for "Implementation Day."
Global Affairs Canada

Joint Task Force-Ukraine Welcomes New Commander

Today, Lieutenant-Colonel Tim Arsenault assumed command of Joint Task Force-Ukraine (JTF-U) from Lieutenant-Colonel Jason Guiney during a ceremony which took place at the International Peacekeeping and Security Centre in Starychi, Ukraine, as part of Operation UNIFIER, Canada's military training mission in Ukraine.
National Defence and the Canadian Armed Forces
Having a Diet Rich in Fiber Leads to a Better and Deeper Sleep

Canada extends condolences following deaths of Canadians in Ouagadougou

The Honourable Stéphane Dion, Minister of Foreign Affairs, and the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, today issued the following statement concerning the deaths of more than 20 civilians, including six Canadians, in yesterday's terrorist attack in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
Global Affairs Canada

Parliamentary Secretary François-Philippe Champagne Consults Albertans on the 2016 Budget

Parliamentary Secretary hosts pre-budget consultations in Edmonton on how to grow the economy to strengthen the middle class
Finance Canada

2016 Pre-Budget Consultations Achieve Highest-Ever Turn Out

Online Consultations Continue as Finance Minister and Parliamentary Secretary Conclude Cross-Canada Pre-budget Consultations This Weekend
Finance Canada

Finance Minister Morneau Consults British Columbians for the 2016 Budget

Minister hosts pre-budget consultations in Surrey on how to grow the economy to strengthen the middle class
Finance Canada

Diplomatic appointments

The Honourable Stéphane Dion, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today announced the following diplomatic appointments
Global Affairs Canada

MTO solicits NRC's expertise to investigate damaged Nipigon River Bridge in northwestern Ontario

The Ontario Ministry of Transportation (MTO) has reached out to the National Research Council (NRC), Canada's "go-to" research and technology organization, to help in their efforts to determine the cause of the failure of the Nipigon River Bridge, an essential connection of the Trans-Canada highway in northwestern Ontario and Ontario's only cable-stayed bridge.
National Research Council of Canada

Canada Gains Market Access for Pork to India

Agriculture Minister Lawrence MacAulay and Minister of International Trade Chrystia Freeland announced today that effective immediately, the Government of Canada has secured export market access for Canadian pork and pork products to India. The Canadian pork industry estimates that gaining access to this new market could be worth $2 million in the first year, with growth in future years, as demand for value-added products is expected to increase.
Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada,Global Affairs Canada

Finance Minister Morneau Consults Albertans for the 2016 Budget

Minister hosts pre-budget consultations in Calgary on how to grow the economy to strengthen the middle class
Finance Canada

End of lockdown and search at Edmonton Institution

The lockdown put in place at Edmonton Institution on January 6, 2016 has ended and an exceptional search has been completed. The institution has resumed its normal operations.
Correctional Service Canada

End of lockdown and search at Edmonton Institution

The lockdown put in place at Edmonton Institution on January 6, 2016 has ended and an exceptional search has been completed. The institution has resumed its normal operations.
Correctional Service Canada

Escape and Recapture of Two Inmates from Kwìkwèxwelhp Healing Village

During the 11:00 p.m. count on January 14, 2016, staff members at Kwìkwèxwelhp Healing Village, a minimum security federal institution, discovered that Blain Hocaluk and Zachary Armitage were not accounted for.
Correctional Service Canada

Minister Mihychuk talks youth, jobs and global best practices

The Honourable MaryAnn Mihychuk, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour attended the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Policy Forum on the Future of Work and the Employment and Labour Ministerial Meeting on January 14 and 15 at the OECD Headquarters in Paris, France.
Employment and Social Development Canada

Contrecoeur Port Terminal Expansion Project: Public Comments Invited

The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) commenced a federal environmental assessment for the proposed Contrecoeur Port Terminal Expansion Project, located in Contrecoeur, approximately 40 kilometres from Montreal.
Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency

Parliamentary Secretary François-Philippe Champagne Consults Saskatchewanians on the 2016 Budget

Parliamentary Secretary hosts pre-budget consultations in Saskatoon on how to grow the economy to strengthen the middle class
Finance Canada

Department of Finance Releases Legislative Proposals on the Tax Rules for Certain Trusts and Their Beneficiaries

Department of Finance Releases Legislative Proposals on the Tax Rules for Certain Trusts and Their Beneficiaries
Finance Canada

Over $700,000 for upgrades to the drinking water treatment and supply system in Saint-Fortunat

Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, Pablo Rodriguez, on behalf of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, and Quebec Minister of Forests, Wildlife and Parks and Member of the National Assembly for Huntingdon Lotbinière–Frontenac, Laurent Lessard, on behalf of Pierre Moreau, Quebec Minister of Municipal Affairs and Land Occupancy, today announced that the Municipality of Saint-Fortunat will benefit from funding of $205,344 under the federal Gas Tax Fund and the Government of Quebec's contribution for upgrades to the drinking water treatment and supply system in Saint-Fortunat. Minister Lessard also took the opportunity to announce funding of $502,392 from the Quebec Municipal Infrastructure Program, bringing the total combined funding amount from the federal and provincial governments for this project to $707,736.
Infrastructure Canada