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12/17/2014 - 18:55
Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, today welcomed the decision of the Supreme Court of British Columbia to grant Canada's request for an extension to the deadlines to apply for, redeem, and use Personal Credits.
12/17/2014 - 17:00
The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development, delivered a keynote speech today at the Canadian Club of Calgary that focused on the Government of Canada's Jobs Agenda, the Government's plan to give Canadians the skills they need for in-demand jobs.
12/17/2014 - 16:00
Member of Parliament LaVar Payne announces support for the Esplanade Arts and Heritage Centre
12/17/2014 - 14:25
Member of Parliament Brad Trost (Saskatoon-Humboldt) today announced a combined investment of up to $1.16 million from the federal and Saskatchewan governments to Pan-Provincial Vaccine Enterprise (PREVENT) to help develop a new vaccine against chronic wasting disease (CWD), which is affecting elk herds in Western Canada.

National News

12/15/2014 - 08:00
Royal Galipeau, Member of Parliament for Ottawa¿Orléans, today announced that BioCanRX, one of four new Networks of Centres of Excellence, is receiving $25 million over five years to support collaborative research aimed at developing novel Canadian therapies to fight against cancer.
12/15/2014 - 08:00
Since its creation in 1989, the Networks of Centres of Excellence (NCE) program has successfully brought together the best minds in many disciplines and sectors in efforts to solve major social, economic or health issues for Canadians.
12/15/2014 - 07:42
"Canada is concerned by reports of recent government-ordered raids against media organizations in which journalists and other media representatives have been arrested in Turkey.
12/15/2014 - 07:31
Kelly Block to Make an Announcement About the Gabriel Dumont Institute of Native Studies and Applied Research
12/15/2014 - 07:30
Today, the Government of Canada announced nearly $4 million in funding to Prince Edward Island (PEI) for two projects that will help young people and newcomers find work in their fields. The governments also renewed two agreements that will connect Islanders with disabilities and older workers to available jobs.
12/15/2014 - 06:49
His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, will receive the letters of credence of four new heads of mission
12/15/2014 - 06:30
December 15, 2014 - St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador Duncan Sharpe of Gander, Kevin Blackler of St. John's, and Richard Worthman of Heart's Delight were convicted for improperly harvesting seals in accordance with humane harvesting requirements under the federal Fisheries Act.
12/15/2014 - 06:20
Starting December 27, The Snowshoer invites history and winter activity lovers to explore the Plains of Abraham's winter heritage. The National Battlefields Commission offers a range of guided snowshoe outings from December 27 to March 8-a great gift idea for winter fun with family, friends, or your special someone.
12/15/2014 - 06:02
Harper Government Providing Unprecedented Support to Provinces and Territories for Health Care, Education Canadians Rely On
12/14/2014 - 14:00
Please be advised that Ryan Leef, Member of Parliament for the Yukon, on behalf of the Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, along with Khà Shâde Héni Dan Creswell of Carcross/Tagish First Nation, will highlight an important achievement related to self-government.
12/14/2014 - 14:00
Please be advised that Colin Mayes, Member of Parliament for Okanagan-Shuswap, on behalf of the Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, will attend a ceremony for the completion of upgraded water systems for Little Shuswap Lake Indian Band and Okanagan Indian Band.
12/14/2014 - 13:02
Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird issued a statement on the second anniversary of the disappearance of Sombath Somphone, a prominent civil society leader in Laos, who was last seen at a police checkpoint in Vientiane on December 15, 2012.
12/14/2014 - 11:00
Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement on the re-election of Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe
12/13/2014 - 10:57
"As the first anniversary of a horrifying outbreak of violence in South Sudan approaches, Canadians-including the many members of the South Sudanese diaspora who have made our country their new home-will remember the thousands who died at that time and those who continue to suffer in a senseless conflict that has gone on far too long.
12/13/2014 - 08:00
Bobsleigh Luge Skeleton Canada receives Government of Canada funding to host Luge World Cup in Calgary
12/13/2014 - 06:30
Ottawa, December 13, 2014 - The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister for Multiculturalism, and the Honourable John Baird, Minister of Foreign Affairs, issued the following statement on the birthday of His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan.

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