Government of Canada supports Doors Open Huron County
The Honourable Rob Nicholson, P.C., Q.C., M.P. for Niagara Falls and Minister of National Defence, issued the following statement today regarding the 40th anniversary of the 1974 grenade accident at the Cadet Summer Training Centre at Canadian Forces Base Valcartier
Suitelife Vacations Club pays $20,000 in penalties for violating Unsolicited Telecommunications Rules
The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) announced today that Suitelife Vacations Club, which sells travel and vacation packages, has paid $20,000 in administrative monetary penalties as part of a settlement over violations of the Unsolicited Telecommunications Rules. The company also agreed to end its previous telemarketing practices.
Join the Canada Council for the Arts and Chamberfest on Monday, July 28 at noon for a free concert with Musical Instrument Bank winners Jonathan Chan and Arnold Choi.
Minister Aglukkaq Pleased with Updated P3 Canada Fund Criteria for Inuit Organizations and Self-Governing First Nations
The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq today expressed her support for the approval of changes to eligibility criteria for the P3 Canada Fund
The Honourable Steven Blaney, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, today announced the removal from Canada of 20 members of a human trafficking criminal organization that had operated in the Hamilton area. The individuals were all part of the extended Domotor-Kolompar criminal ring and were convicted of human trafficking charges under the Criminal Code of Canada.
Minister Blaney highlights the Harper Government's actions to strengthen the safety of our communities
he Honourable Steven Blaney, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, met with stakeholders to discuss our Government's progress to strengthen the safety of our communities. Over the past year, our Government has taken strong action to keep our streets and communities safe and secure, making communities better places to live, work and raise families.
GATINEAU, Quebec ¿ The Honourable Shelly Glover, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Official Languages, will speak on Wednesday at the Opening Ceremony of the 6th Canadian Francophone Games.
Harper Government launches program to bring high-speed Internet to an additional 280,000 Canadian households
Industry Minister James Moore today announced the launch of Connecting Canadians-the Government of Canada's plan to bring high-speed Internet to 280,000 Canadian households currently without Internet or with slower access. Between now and 2017, the Government will invest up to $305 million to extend access to broadband Internet at speeds of 5 megabits per second (Mbps) to 98 percent of Canadian households, mainly in rural and remote communities. In the weeks ahead, Canadians and Internet service providers (ISP) are invited to visit the new Connecting Canadians website to offer their input on communities that could be eligible to receive funding.
For many Canadians living in rural and remote parts of the country, having access to high speed Internet brings with it new opportunities for entrepreneurship as well as access to new services. In a digitally connected world, ensuring that Canadians in rural and remote communities can connect and take full advantage of the digital economy is an important priority for the Government of Canada.
Nina Grewal, Member of Parliament (Fleetwood - Port Kells ), on behalf of the Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, will deliver remarks at an event in Surrey, British Columbia.
James Bezan, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of National Defence and Member of Parliament for Selkirk-Interlake, and Ted Opitz, Member of Parliament for Etobicoke Centre, on behalf of the Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, will make an announcement regarding Canada's support for human rights following a round-table meeting with the local Ukrainian community.
All Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) members, regardless of where they serve, have access to a standard of health service comparable to that of other Canadians.
The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade, today announced the sixth round of negotiations toward a Canada-Japan Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA). The negotiations will take place in Ottawa from July 28 to July 31, 2014.
GLASGOW, Scotland The Honourable Bal Gosal, Minister of State (Sport), will pay a courtesy visit to the Clydebank Rugby Club and its Cashback for Communities project on Wednesday. The Minister of State is in Glasgow for the XX Commonwealth Games.
GLASGOW, Scotland - The Honourable Bal Gosal, Minister of State (Sport), will take part in a news conference being held by Commonwealth Games Canada on Tuesday in Glasgow.
Riverview¿Dieppe), today announced $74,000 in funding over the next two years for the Fédération des jeunes francophones du Nouveau-Brunswick (FJFNB).
The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, along with the Honourable Kerry-Lynne D. Findlay, Minister of National Revenue and MP for Delta-Richmond East, hosted a roundtable discussion in Vancouver today with Asia-Pacific Gateway and Corridor Initiative (APGCI) partners
The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced today that it is initiating investigations into the alleged injurious dumping of certain oil country tubular goods originating in or exported from Chinese Taipei, India, Indonesia, the Philippines, the Republic of Korea, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine, and Vietnam and the alleged injurious subsidizing of certain oil country tubular goods originating in or exported from India, Indonesia, the Philippines, the Republic of Korea, Thailand, Turkey, Ukraine and Vietnam.
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