Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development, and the Honourable Manmeet Bhullar, Alberta Minister of Human Services, will make an important announcement that will help Alberta residents get jobs.
Mr. Robert Sopuck, Member of Parliament for Dauphin-Swan River-Marquette, on behalf of Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, today announced an investment of $297,000 to the Manitoba Beef Producers to improve the tools available for monitoring bovine tuberculosis in livestock in the Riding Mountain Eradication Area of Manitoba.
Canada's Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander today announced new measures in key economic immigration programs to prepare for next year's launch of Express Entry, Canada's new active recruitment model. Express Entry will lead to a faster and more flexible economic immigration system that will address Canada's economic and labour market needs.
New caps for Federal Skilled Worker and Federal Skilled Trades Programs, and Canadian Experience Class
On April 26, 2014, Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) will issue a new set of Ministerial Instructions to immigration officers regarding the processing of applications to the Federal Skilled Worker Program (FSWP), Federal Skilled Trades Program (FSTP), and Canadian Experience Class (CEC).
The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister for Multiculturalism, issued the following statement marking the celebration of Easter in both the Eastern and Western Christian churches
Canada condemns the killing of innocent civilians seeking refuge from violence at the United Nations Mission in the Republic of South Sudan (UNMISS) base.
The Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, the Honourable John Baird, Minister of Foreign Affairs, and the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, today announced a joint funding contribution of $1,285,000 to address the current outbreak of the deadly Ebola virus in West Africa.
On April 17, 2014, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Arab Republic of Egypt Nabil Fahmy and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Canada John Baird held a warm and productive meeting in Cairo, Egypt.
Statement by Minister Paradis on Canada's Commitment to Protect and Promote an Enabling Environment for Civil Society
Canada recognizes and supports the vital role that civil society plays in reaching development objectives. Civil society engages citizens in their countries' decision-making processes that affect them.
Today, the Honourable John Duncan Minister of State and Chief Government Whip, and Member of Parliament for Vancouver Island North, on behalf of the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, announced over $141,000 in support of an infrastructure project at the Beacon Wharf in Sidney, BC, under the Harper Government's Community Infrastructure Improvement Fund (CIIF).
Minister of Finance to Address Halifax Chamber of Commerce
Today, the Honourable John Duncan, Minister of State and Chief Government Whip, and Member of Parliament for Vancouver Island North on behalf of the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, announced $255,000 in support of infrastructure projects for the Westhills Stadium in City of Langford and the Colwood Creek Park foot bridges in the City of Colwood under the Harper Government's Community Infrastructure Improvement Fund (CIIF).
Member of Parliament Ron Cannan will be in Lake Country, British Columbia, on Tuesday, April 22, to make an announcement in support of British Columbia's wine and grape sector.
Statement by Minister of Canadian Heritage and Official Languages Shelly Glover on Canadian films in official competition at the 67th Cannes Festival
Canada achieved a historic milestone today, as three Canadian films were announced as official selections to compete for the Palme d'Or at the prestigious Cannes Festival.
The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) today thanked the Community of Federal Regulators for honouring it with the 2013-14 Regulatory Excellence Awards in the areas of Collaboration, Leadership and Innovation.
Member of Parliament Patrick Brown to Make an Announcement About Talk Is Free Theatre
Governments Agree on Cooperative Actions to Help Protect the Health and Safety of Citizens
Public event for Prime Minister Stephen Harper for Thursday, April 17th is
The Government of Canada is taking important steps to support Ukraine and to impose sanctions against those responsible for the ongoing crisis.
Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement announcing additional measures that Canada is taking to promote security and stability in Central and Eastern Europe
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