The Honourable Jim Carr, Canada's Minister of Natural Resources, today concluded his first official visit to British Columbia. The Minister met with provincial officials, including B.C. Deputy Premier and Minister of Natural Gas Development, Rich Coleman, B.C. Minister of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations, Steve Thomson, and B.C. Minister of Energy and Mines, Bill Bennett. Minister Carr also met with Indigenous leaders, environmental groups and industry representatives to discuss a number of issues, including the interim process for major resource project reviews and clean technology development.
The Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, will outline his vision for the federal government's plan to double infrastructure investments over the next 10 years with the Vancouver Board of Trade. The Minister will be available to media immediately after his speech.
Government of Canada Invests to Create Youth Employment and Support a Strong Economy for Sudbury and Surrounding Areas
MP Paul Lefebvre (Sudbury), on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, and Minister responsible for FedNor, today announced a Government of Canada investment to create jobs and support key sectors of the local economy, including tourism, technology and innovation, economic development and business growth.
Visit a National Park or National Historic Site at the Festival du Voyageur
The 8,200 square-foot Confederation Memorial Building in Amherst is being repurposed.
Event date: February 11, 2016-The Honourable Bardish Chagger, Minister of Small Business and Tourism, and Francesco Sorbara, Member of Parliament for VaughanWoodbridge, will announce support for business growth and productivity in Vaughan, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario).
BRUSSELS Defence Minister Harjit S. Sajjan today met with U.S. Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter ahead of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Defence Ministers Meeting in Brussels, Belgium.
Reminder - International trade minister to sign foreign investment protection agreement with Hong Kong
The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of International Trade, will sign a foreign investment protection agreement with Hong Kong alongside Gregory So, Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development of Hong Kong.
Members of the media are invited to attend an event where Bill Casey, Member of Parliament for Cumberland-Colchester, on behalf of on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA), will make an announcement regarding a project in Amherst.
LA LOCHE, SASKATCHEWAN (February 9, 2016) The Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs, issued the following statement after her visit to the communities of La Loche and Clearwater River, Saskatchewan.
Paul Lefebvre, Member of Parliament for Sudbury, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, and Minister responsible for FedNor, will be at reThink Green on Wednesday, February 10, 2016, to make an important FedNor announcement that will create youth employment and support various sectors of the economy including technology and innovation, environmental sustainability, as well as economic development and business growth.
The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) invites the public to comment on an analysis of the anticipated greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions associated with the proposed Woodfibre LNG Project.
The Honourable Jim Carr, Canada's Minister of Natural Resources, will deliver opening remarks at the Assembly of First Nations' Forum on Energy: Setting Priorities.
The 40 anniversary of TRIUMF's cyclotron-the world's largest-is an extraordinary nation-building milestone. When founded, TRIUMF was supported by three western Canadian universities. Its membership has grown considerably since then and now includes 19 universities from coast to coast. The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, along with Terry Beech, Parliamentary Secretary for Science, visited the TRIUMF research laboratory today to celebrate this landmark in Canadian science and history.
Terry Sheehan, Member of Parliament for Sault Ste. Marie, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, and Minister responsible for FedNor, today announced an investment of $900,000 in support of small business development and growth in the Sault Ste. Marie region.
Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change, to address the Federation of Canadian Municipalities conference about climate change, its challenges and opportunities for Canadian cities
Media representatives are advised that the minister will address the 400 participants at the Federation of Canadian Municipalities' Sustainable Communities Conference.
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