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09/21/2014 - 09:00
General Lawson meets with his allied counterparts following the NATO Summit
09/21/2014 - 09:00
The Honourable Rob Nicholson, PC, QC, MP for Niagara Falls and Minister of National Defence and Lieutenant-General Yvan Blondin, Commander of the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF), unveiled the new RCAF uniform today at the Battle of Britain ceremony in Ottawa.
09/21/2014 - 09:00
The Royal Canadian Air Force's (RCAF) new uniform respects the contributions and sacrifices of airmen and airwomen who served – and continue to serve – with pride and professionalism.
09/21/2014 - 06:30
Ottawa, September 21, 2014 - The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister for Multiculturalism, issued the following statement to mark the celebration of the Republic of Armenia's Independence Day.

National News

09/16/2014 - 11:00
The Honourable Mike Lake, Member of Parliament for Edmonton–Mill Woods–Beaumont, on behalf of the Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development, will announce the launch of an organization to help more Canadian companies recognize the benefits of hiring people with disabilities.
09/16/2014 - 11:00
Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME), in partnership with Export Development Canada (EDC), today announced the launch of the Enterprise Canada Network, a website that connects Canadian companies to international partners seeking matching products and services.
09/16/2014 - 11:00
Their Excellencies the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, and Mrs. Sharon Johnston, will meet with His Excellency Petro Poroshenko, President of Ukraine, and his spouse Mrs. Maryna Poroshenko, at Rideau Hall, on Wednesday, September 17, 2014, at 5:30 p.m.
09/16/2014 - 08:45
The Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Status of Women, today participated in a mental health roundtable, hosted by the Economic Club of Canada. Minister Leitch was joined by fellow panelists:Dr. Karen R. Cohen, Chief Executive Officer of the Canadian Psychological Association;Chris Anderson, President of Medaca Health Group; and Mike Schwartz,Senior Vice-President of Group Benefits at Great-West Life Centre for Mental Health in the Workplace. Participants also discussed approaches to addressing workplace mental health and ways that employers can foster a psychologically healthy and inclusive work environment.
09/16/2014 - 08:30
Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird will today announce further measures Canada is taking to hold the Putin regime accountable and promote the democratic aspirations of the Ukrainian people.
09/16/2014 - 08:00
At a ceremony held today at Rideau Hall, employees of the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) were honoured with the Public Service Awards of Excellence. The CRTC was recognized in the areas of Official Languages, Employment Equity and Diversity, and Policy.
09/16/2014 - 07:55
Event date: September 17, 2014-Industry Minister James Moore will travel to the U.S. capital this week where he will highlight Canada's strong record of attracting investment and why Canada continues to be the number one country in the world to do business.
09/16/2014 - 07:00
Today, over 200 outstanding public servants were recognized during the annual Public Service Award of Excellence ceremony held at Rideau Hall.
09/16/2014 - 07:00
The Advisory Panel on Healthcare Innovation, created by Minister Ambrose and chaired by Dr. David Naylor, today launched a Canada-wide consultation on healthcare, with the goal of engaging healthcare leaders, experts and the public in the conversation.
09/16/2014 - 07:00
In the lead-up to Ukraine's parliamentary elections in October, Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today detailed support for advancing democracy that will see more than 300 Canadian observers travel to Ukraine to monitor the elections.
09/16/2014 - 06:35
Investment of $4.6m Will Improve Safety and Faster Access to Navigational Aids
09/15/2014 - 18:00
Health Minister Rona Ambrose today announced that Canada will make available for donation approximately $2.4 million in personal protective equipment (PPE) to the World Health Organization (WHO) to aid in the global response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.
09/15/2014 - 12:37
Today, His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, along with Mr. Don Head, Commissioner of the Correctional Service of Canada (CSC), marked the 30th anniversary of the creation of the Corrections Exemplary Service Medal (CESM) by presenting the honour to 36 recipients from the CSC, during a ceremony held at the Canadian Museum of Nature, in Ottawa.
09/15/2014 - 12:35
The Royal Canadian Air Force is hosting the National Search and Rescue Exercise (SAREX) from 15 to 20 September 2014 in Newfoundland and Labrador.
09/15/2014 - 11:29
I am delighted to join all of you in marking the 30th anniversary of the creation of the Corrections Exemplary Service Medal. And what better way to celebrate than by honouring deserving individuals who are dedicated to correctional services?

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