The Honourable Steven Blaney, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, issued the following statement in reaction to the sentence rendered by the Court of Queen's Bench in New Brunswick.
Earlier today, the Department of Foreign Affairs issued an updated travel advisory for the affected regions. We continue to advise Canadians against all nonessential travel to Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia.
Canada's Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander today announced new precautionary measures to protect the health and safety of Canadians.
New research focused on the medicinal properties of hemp as well as its use in the biofibre industry will receive more than $198,000 under Growing Forward 2 as part of governments' commitment to research, innovation and regional development.
The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development, today highlighted new proposed measures to make life more affordable for Canadian families and to help them prosper.
Governor General's History Awards History Makers Dinner
October 31, 2014
SWAN RIVER, MANITOBA ¿ On November 1st, MP Sopuck will share details about the Government of Canada's investment in a restoration project in Dauphin-Swan River-Marquette to protect and improve recreational fisheries habitat. Photo opportunities will be available for media in attendance.
October 31, 2014 - Québec, Quebec
The Honourable Steven Blaney, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness and MP for Lévis, Bellechasse and les Etchemins, on behalf of the Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, and the Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Public Works and Government Services, today announced that the Government of Canada has awarded a $4.5 million contract to Babcock Canada Inc for refit and Vessel Life Extension work on Canadian Coast Guard ship CCGS Des Groseilliers. The shipyard portion of the work will be carried out by Chantier Davie Canada Inc., a sub-contractor to Babcock Canada.
Today, the Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, congratulated
Air Canada and the Air Canada Pilots Association on ratifying a historic 10-year agreement for the nearly 3,000 member pilots. The new agreement was reached following months of hard work between the parties in direct negotiations, which were undertaken well before the expiry of their current agreement.
The Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario), and Cheryl Gallant, Member of Parliament for Renfrew-Nippissing-Pembroke, will announce support for a manufacturing plant and job creation in Pembroke.
Government of Canada supports renovations to Port Stanley Festival Theatre
Event date: November 3, 2014-Industry Minister James Moore will deliver a keynote address to members of the London Chamber of Commerce. He will speak about the importance of manufacturing and the government's efforts to improve international and domestic trade.
David Sweet, Member of Parliament for Ancaster-Dundas-Flamborough-Westdale; Ted McMeekin, Member of Provincial Parliament for Ancaster-Dundas-Flamborough-Westdale; and Mary Proc, Vice-President of Customer Service for GO Transit, a division of Metronlinx, today visited the construction site of the new GO Transit bus storage and maintenance facility in Hamilton.
Public Works and Government Services Canada wishes to advise the public that it will begin to respectfully remove flowers and mementos at the National War Memorial on Sunday, November 2, 2014.
Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz today highlighted new proposed measures to make life more affordable for Canadian families and to help them prosper.
Royal Galipeau, Member of Parliament (Ottawa-Orléans), accompanied by the Honourable Ed Holder, Minister of State (Science and Technology), today announced the Government of Canada's investment in Invest Ottawa, in collaboration with Wesley Clover and PARTEQ Innovations, to support Ottawa and Eastern Ontario's innovative businesses, enabling them to grow, prosper and create jobs.