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10/31/2014 - 17:00
Skate Canada receives Government of Canada funding to host the 2014 Skate Canada International Grand Prix of Figure Skating
10/31/2014 - 14:41
The Honourable Steven Blaney, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, issued the following statement in reaction to the sentence rendered by the Court of Queen's Bench in New Brunswick.
10/31/2014 - 13:35
Earlier today, the Department of Foreign Affairs issued an updated travel advisory for the affected regions. We continue to advise Canadians against all nonessential travel to Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia.
10/31/2014 - 13:15
Canada's Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander today announced new precautionary measures to protect the health and safety of Canadians.

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10/29/2014 - 05:43
I can think of no place I'd rather be today than in this grand palace, and no people I'd rather be among than Belgians and Canadians.
10/29/2014 - 05:40
You are invited to preview a showcase of rarely-seen works by prominent Toronto artists including Shary Boyle, Edward Burtynsky, Jack Bush, Ying-Yueh Chuang, Robert Houle, Suzy Lake and Sarni Pootoogook.
10/29/2014 - 04:30
Note: The Ombudspersons and Commissioners will be available for media interviews on Wednesday, October 29th from 10 am to 10:30 am ET at the Chateau Laurier, 1 Rideau Street, Ottawa
10/28/2014 - 15:00
Ms. Lois Brown, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of International Development and Member of Parliament for Newmarket-Aurora, on behalf of the Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, congratulated the winners of Canada's Safest Employers Awards at the 4th annual gala in Toronto last night.
10/28/2014 - 13:50
The Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, delivered the following statement today:
10/28/2014 - 12:50
A new global economic forecast by Export Development Canada (EDC) predicts that the momentum of the nascent U.S. recovery will be the key driver of the next global growth cycle.
10/28/2014 - 11:44
The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, accompanied by Senator Claude Carignan, Leader of the Government in the Senate, will announce further measures to address the Transportation Safety Board of Canada's final recommendations related to the derailment in Lac-Mégantic.
10/28/2014 - 11:30
The Honourable Maxime Bernier, Minister of State (Small Business and Tourism) (Agriculture), today announced the results of an impressive summer tourism season in Canada.
10/28/2014 - 11:18
The Burin Peninsula Chamber of Commerce (BPCC) will provide junior high students with training in the areas of skilled trades and technology, thanks in part to investments from the federal and provincial governments. Funding of more than $139,000 was announced today by the Honourable Rob Moore, Regional Minister for Newfoundland and Labrador and Minister of State (Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency), and the Honourable Darin King, provincial Minister of Business, Tourism, Culture and Rural Development.
10/28/2014 - 11:07
Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today welcomed his U.S. counterpart, Secretary of State John Kerry, to Ottawa to commemorate the two Canadian soldiers killed in the attacks last week and to discuss further cooperation on a number of international issues.
10/28/2014 - 10:50
When the first guns sounded 100 years ago, a pall settled over the world: we were at war.
10/28/2014 - 10:00
The Honourable John Duncan, Minister of State and Chief Government Whip, and Member of Parliament for Vancouver Island North, today announced Government of Canada funding for a new exhibit that will honour North Vancouver Islanders who gave their lives in service during the First and Second World Wars. Mr. Duncan made the announcement on behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs.
10/28/2014 - 10:00
The military funeral of Warrant Officer Patrice Vincent will be held on Saturday, November 1st, 2014, at Cocathédrale Saint-Antoine-de-Padoue in Longueuil, Quebec.
10/28/2014 - 08:30
Prime Minister Stephen Harper today delivered the following remarks at the regimental funeral for Corporal Nathan Cirillo in Hamilton:
10/28/2014 - 07:25
Canadian company AvidBiologics Inc. and the National Research Council of Canada (NRC) are collaborating on one of the most promising advances in the fight against cancer: antibody-drug conjugates (ADCs). Recently signed research and licensing agreements will enable both organizations to continue developing a series of ADCs targeting breast, lung, and head-and-neck cancers. Unlike chemotherapy, ADCs specifically seek and destroy cancer cells, with minimal impact on healthy cells.
10/28/2014 - 07:06
Message from the Governor General 
as Corporal Cirillo is Laid to Rest...

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