The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of International Trade, will deliver remarks at the Canada-Ukraine Business Forum on June 20, 2016. She will be joined by Stepan Kubiv, Ukraine's First Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Economic Development and Trade.
Government of Canada announces proposal to permit the irradiation of ground beef to enhance food safety
Today Health Canada announced the launch of a consultation on a proposal that would allow irradiation of fresh and frozen ground beef to enhance food safety. After a thorough safety review, Health Canada has determined that ground beef treated with irradiation is safe to eat and retains its nutritional value, taste, texture and appearance.
NFB short Blind Vaysha by Theodore Ushev receives Junior Jury Award (short films) at the Annecy International Animation Film Festival
Theodore Ushev's Blind Vaysha, produced by the National Film Board of Canada (NFB), received the Junior Jury Award (short films) at the Annecy International Animation Film Festival's special awards ceremony on June 17. According to the young members of the jury, the film was chosen because it takes an interesting approach to questioning the way we look at the world. Despite its at times melancholy tone, Blind Vaysha ultimately imparts a sense of hope, encouraging us to live in the present. Hailing from Tunisia and France, the youth jury members were Ines Daldoul (9) and Sara Ben Ayed (11), from the DigiArt Living Lab Tunis-Nabeul, and Alyssa Henenne (11) and Léonie Renut (11), from the Atelier de cinéma d'animation d'Annecy et de Haute-Savoie.
Julien Capraro, one of the two winners of the NFB's Tremplin 2016 competition, shooting new film in Vancouver
Julien Capraro, one of the two winners of the 2016 Tremplin competition, organized by the National Film Board of Canada (NFB) in collaboration with Radio-Canada, is headed straight into action with a location shoot on Sunday, June 19, 2016, starting at 10 a.m., at the French and Italian Car Show in Waterfront Park, North Vancouver. This marks his first professional documentary production.
The Government of Canada has provided more than $8 million to the Illusuak Cultural Centre
During remarks today to the Canadian Council for the Americas, the Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of International Trade, highlighted the importance of last week's landmark agreement with the Pacific Alliance as well as Canada's progressive trade agenda.
Today, Bryan May, Member of Parliament for Cambridge, visited GreenMantra Recycling Technologies Ltd.'s new plant expansion, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for FedDev Ontario. While touring the facility, MP May announced FedDev Ontario funding of up to $600,000 in GreenMantra Recycling Technologies Ltd.
The Honourable Kent Hehr, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, issued the following statement
The legislation introduced in Parliament on June 17, 2016 will enable the expansion of preclearance in both Canada and the U.S., in all modes of transportation land, rail, marine and air.
The Government of Canada remains committed to making it faster and easier to travel from Canada into the United States.
Today, the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science, and Economic Development and Minister responsible for Western Economic Diversification Canada, announced an investment of $300,000 to support the development of an Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) range for training and field testing in the Village of Foremost.
A completion ceremony held today marks the conclusion of the Aboriginal Leadership Opportunity Year (ALOY), a year-long program focused on developing leaders for Aboriginal communities and the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF), at the Royal Military College of Canada (RMCC) in Kingston, Ont.
Join Canada's newest Canadians at one of 44 Canada Day citizenship ceremonies taking place across Canada this July 1st. Use Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada's online interactive map to find a ceremony near you.
2016 HMCS Haida National Historic Site Announcement - Grand total investment: $948,000
Government of Canada Invests Close to $1 Million in HMCS Haida National Historic Site
Officials from Health Canada, The Canadian Food Inspection Agency and the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission will hold a media technical briefing about irradiation of beef.
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