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06/22/2016 - 13:25
Vice Chief of the Defence Staff, Lieutenant-General Guy Thibault, was the guest of honour at the annual Convocation and Graduation Ceremony, which was conducted yesterday at the Canadian Forces College (CFC) in North York, Ontario.
06/22/2016 - 13:22
Minister of Finance to Address Economic Club of Canada in Toronto
06/22/2016 - 13:02
The Commissioner of Competition, John Pecman, participated today in a panel discussion on consumer trust and market growth in the digital economy at the Ministerial Meeting on the Digital Economy hosted by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).
06/22/2016 - 12:35
Event date: June 23, 2016 - The Honourable Scott Brison, President of the Treasury Board and Member of Parliament for Kings–Hants, on behalf of the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, will announce Nova Scotia's portion of major funding for discovery research in the natural sciences and engineering. The funding includes grants to professors as well as scholarships to graduate students and post-doctoral fellows across Canada.
06/22/2016 - 12:20
The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for Western Economic Diversification Canada, today announced funding of $235,000 to help the University of Saskatchewan (U of S) to develop and commercialize an innovative respiratory test and accompanying data analysis program to improve diagnosis of asthma and other respiratory diseases, such as Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD).
06/22/2016 - 12:00
Thank you. Thanks for the introduction. I am glad to be here in Prince Edward Island. I want to start by congratulating you for all your hard work and leadership.
06/22/2016 - 11:34
Supporting clean technology will improve the environmental performance of Canada's oil and gas sector and will help address climate change while Canada transitions to a low-carbon economy over time.
06/22/2016 - 11:10
The Government of Canada has made strong commitments toward building a low-carbon economy and reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.
06/22/2016 - 11:00
The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, today announced the launch of public consultations on the New Urban Agenda leading up to the United Nations (UN) Habitat III Global Summit on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development to be held in Quito, Ecuador, on October 17–20. In his address at a roundtable organized by the University of Ottawa, Minister Duclos took the opportunity to encourage Canadians to contribute to Habitat III and lend Canada's voice to the dialogue on the UN's New Urban Agenda.
06/22/2016 - 10:55
Today, the Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change, is unveiling an emergency order for the protection of a species at risk-the Western Chorus Frog (Great Lakes / St. Lawrence – Canadian Shield population).
06/22/2016 - 10:55
The Western Chorus Frog is a small amphibian present in southern Ontario and in the Montérégie and Outaouais regions in Quebec.
06/22/2016 - 10:50
St. Andrews, New Brunswick – Over the last two days, the Canadian Council of Fisheries and Aquaculture Ministers (CCFAM) met to discuss a broad range of common priorities including marine conservation, a process to review the Fisheries Act, market access for Canadian fish and seafood, responsible aquaculture development and aquatic invasive species. The meeting was co-chaired by the Honourable Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, and the Honourable Rick Doucet, New Brunswick Minister of Agriculture, Aquaculture and Fisheries. Attendees included Ministers responsible for fisheries and aquaculture from Newfoundland and Labrador, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia, and Nunavut, along with representatives from British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, Northwest Territories and Yukon.
06/22/2016 - 10:00
Members of the media are invited to attend an important infrastructure event regarding the Memorial University of Newfoundland Core Science Facility with the Honourable Judy Foote, Minister of Public Services and Procurement and Member of Parliament for Bonavista–Burin–Trinity, on behalf of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities; the Honourable Dwight Ball, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador; and Dr. Gary Kachanoski, president and vice-chancellor of Memorial University.
06/22/2016 - 08:50
Following a public hearing held in Ottawa, ON on May 5, 2016, the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) today announced its decision to issue a Power Reactor Decommissioning Licence to Hydro-Québec for the Gentilly-2 facility located in Bécancour, QC. The licence will be valid from July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2026.
06/22/2016 - 08:40
A major project to improve safety on the Trans-Canada Highway between Monte Creek and Pritchard, approximately 30 kilometres east of Kamloops is now complete

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