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National News

08/26/2015 - 13:13
An acclaimed Halifax filmmaker pays tribute to a Maritimes music legend as part of a rich selection of National Film Board of Canada (NFB) documentaries and animation at the 2015 Atlantic Film Festival, taking place September 17–24, 2015.
08/21/2015 - 14:45
The National Energy Board (NEB) hearing panel for the Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion project (Project) is postponing oral summary arguments, previously scheduled in Calgary on Monday August 24 and in Burnaby from September 9-30.
08/21/2015 - 04:45
Enjoy the Rising Tide Festival in Fundy National Park

National News

07/31/2015 - 16:15
The Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, Garry Bailey, President of the Northwest Territory Métis Nation, and the Honourable Bob McLeod, Premier and Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Intergovernmental Relations for the Government of the Northwest Territories are pleased to announce that an important milestone has been reached with the signing of the Northwest Territory Métis Nation (AIP). The AIP, which is not legally binding, will serve as the foundation for the negotiation of a final land and resources agreement with the Northwest Territory Métis Nation. It marks an important step on the road toward achieving clarity over land and resource ownership, use and management for all parties.
07/31/2015 - 16:08
The Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, on behalf of the Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, joined Jean D'Amour, Quebec Minister for Transport and the Implementation of the Maritime Strategy, Dominique Vien, Quebec Minister of Tourism, and Mario Girard, President and CEO, Quebec Port Authority, in announcing today new funding for the installation of shore power at the Port of Quebec.
07/31/2015 - 16:00
Métis National Heritage Centre at Upper Fort Garry receives federal funding
07/31/2015 - 16:00
Government of Canada provides support to the 2015 NORCECA Beach Volleyball Tour
07/31/2015 - 15:55
Today, Tom Lukiwski, Member of Parliament for Regina-Lumsden-Lake Centre, on behalf of the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, announced support of $617,600 benefitting three community infrastructure projects within the City of Regina under the Government of Canada's Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program.
07/31/2015 - 15:40
Today, the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification and Member of Parliament for Calgary Centre-North, announced support of $816,500 for four projects benefitting Calgary under the Government of Canada's Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program.
07/31/2015 - 15:30
The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment, Minister of the Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency and Minister for the Arctic Council today announced support for the development of a commercial greenhouse that will utilize hydroponic technology to provide locally-grown, high quality, affordable produce.
07/31/2015 - 15:30
Today, the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, announced an investment of $4 million for two projects to support the marine trade and marine tourism sectors in Prince Rupert.
07/31/2015 - 15:20
Today, the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, announced three federal investments, through the Western Diversification Program (WDP), to enhance competitiveness and innovation in the health sciences sector for Western Canada.
07/31/2015 - 15:15
Today, Minister Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment, Minister of the Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency and Minister for the Arctic Council announced that since its creation in 2009 to the end of March 2015 CanNor has invested over $222 million in more than 1000 projects to foster economic development across the North.
07/31/2015 - 15:15
Today, the Honourable Candice Bergen, Member of Parliament for Portage-Lisgar, on behalf of the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, announced support of $466,260 for four projects under the Government of Canada's Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program.
07/31/2015 - 15:10
Each government is committing a total of $11,517,336 for the 26 projects, which have a total eligible cost of $34,552,032. The projects are as follows:
07/31/2015 - 15:00
Today, the Honourable Alice Wong, Minister of State for Seniors and Member of Parliament for Richmond, on behalf of the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, announced support of $556,200 for four projects under the Government of Canada's Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program.
07/31/2015 - 14:50
The North American Waterfowl Management Plan (NAWMP) is an international partnership to conserve waterfowl populations and wetlands through on-the-ground actions based on strong biological foundations. The Plan engages supporters committed to conservation and valuing waterfowl, as well as people and organizations well-placed to conserve and manage the wetlands upon which these species depend.
07/31/2015 - 14:50
The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment, Minister of the Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency and Minister for the Arctic Council, announced today $5.2 million over 3 years in additional support of 12 new North American Waterfowl Management Plan (NAWMP) projects.
07/31/2015 - 14:43
The Harper Government is helping equip youth in Vancouver with the skills and experience they need to find jobs. The announcement was made today by the Honourable Kerry-Lynne D. Findlay, Minister of National Revenue and Member of Parliament for Delta–Richmond East, on behalf of the Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development.

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