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10/24/2014 - 18:00
"Tatay" Tomas Avendano has helped countless immigrants integrate into Canada
10/24/2014 - 17:33
Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) is making important changes to the Paul Yuzyk Award for Multiculturalism that will allow a wider range of Canadians to be recognized for their work in multiculturalism.
10/24/2014 - 16:15
The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development and Minister for Multiculturalism, today announced the creation of the Panel on Employment Challenges of New Canadians as part of the Government of Canada's action plan to improve foreign credential recognition for internationally trained professionals.
10/24/2014 - 15:55
Minister thanks the Canadian Chamber of Commerce and the CFIB for their continued contribution to the CRA's efforts to enhance services for business.

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10/20/2014 - 09:26
With more Canadians doing their holiday shopping online...
10/20/2014 - 09:22
Take a moment to think about the people who matter to you the most. Now imagine their rights being stripped away, their lives marginalized, their opportunities seized. It is easy to say that this is unacceptable and unfathomable, but much harder to take action...
10/20/2014 - 09:00
Today, Minister Leona Aglukkaq announced an increased investment to help create and grow businesses in the Baffin Region.
10/20/2014 - 08:25
Mr. Jacques Gourde, Parliamentary Secretary to the Prime Minister, for Official Languages and for the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, Mr. Robert Poëti, Quebec Minister of Transport and Minister responsible for the Montréal region, and Ms. Stéphanie Vallée, Quebec Minister of Justice and Minister responsible for the Outaouais region, today officially inaugurated section 2 of Highway 5 in the municipalities of Chelsea and La Pêche, in the Outaouais region
10/20/2014 - 08:15
The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade, and the Honourable Gerry Ritz, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, issued the following statement following today's release of the WTO's latest decision on U.S. Country of Origin Labelling (COOL) policy
10/20/2014 - 08:15
Industry Minister James Moore today toured a new facility at the Peter Munk Cardiac Centre that is central to a joint project with Technion university, based in Haifa, Israel, and that is working to develop new cardiac medical devices that could help improve the well-being of Canadian heart patients.
10/20/2014 - 07:50
The Government of Canada to invest up to $5.5 million to restore recreational fisheries habitat through the National Conservation Plan.
10/20/2014 - 07:45
Minister Sorenson Addresses Credit Union Central of Canada
10/20/2014 - 07:19
The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced today that Daniel E. Helton, 51, of Goshen, Ohio, was convicted of smuggling pursuant to the Customs Act on October 15 in Lethbridge Provincial Court. He received a $6,000 fine, 10-year weapons prohibition, and forfeiture of seized items.
10/20/2014 - 06:30
The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, will be joined by Dr. Gregory Taylor, Chief Public Health Officer, and Dr. Judith Bossé, Assistant Deputy Minister, Infectious Disease Prevention and Control, to provide an update on current actions on the Ebola Outbreak.
10/20/2014 - 06:00
A new injection of support will assist Halifax's EnginuityMED with the market launch of its Fluid IV Alert (FIVA) technology and the development of a second generation product.
10/20/2014 - 05:45
On Wednesday, 22 October 2014, the Governor of the Bank of Canada, Stephen S. Poloz, will appear before the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance. He will be accompanied by Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn Wilkins.
10/20/2014 - 04:45
The Honourable Alice Wong, Minister of State (Seniors), officially opened the Awareness To Action: Training to Recognize, Report and Respond to Elder Abuse conference today in St. John's, where people from across the province have an opportunity to connect with each other and receive training to help prevent elder abuse.
10/20/2014 - 04:20
The media are invited to view an historic discovery recently unearthed at Her Majesty's Canadian (HMC) Dockyard and to meet with Mr. Richard Sanderson, Director at the Naval Museum of Halifax, following the viewing.
10/19/2014 - 12:45
The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, on behalf of the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Federal Minister of Health, will launch a campaign aimed at helping parents effectively talk with their teens about the harmful effects of marijuana use and prescription drug abuse.
10/19/2014 - 10:45
The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, today announced that the Government of Canada has begun to exercise its Ebola Rapid Response Teams to ensure Canada is ready to respond in the event of a first case of Ebola in Canada.

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