Statement by the Honourable Shelly Glover, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Official Languages, on the Occasion of the Canadian Screen Awards
The Canadian Screen Awards Gala celebrated and honoured many of our most inspiring artists and creators in this field.
Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird and Turkish Foreign Affairs Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu held emergency telephone talks yesterday to discuss shared concerns over the recent troubling developments in Ukraine.
The Honourable Lynne Yelich, Minister of State (Foreign Affairs and Consular), today issued the following statement regarding the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370
We, the leaders of Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, the United Kingdom and the United States and the President of the European Council and President of the European Commission, join together today to condemn the Russian Federation's clear violation of the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine, in contravention of Russia's obligations under the UN Charter and its 1997 basing agreement with Ukraine. We call on Russia to address any ongoing security or human rights concerns that it has with Ukraine through direct negotiations, and/or via international observation or mediation under the auspices of the UN or the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe. We stand ready to assist with these efforts.
The Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs, today joined with Parliamentary Secretary Erin O'Toole at the Ontario Regiment Armouries, in Oshawa, to announce the Government of Canada's intent to provide financial support to help Veterans of D-Day and the Battle of Normandy attend 70th anniversary commemorative events in France on June 6, 2014.
This is the latest information regarding Her Majesty's Canadian Ship (HMCS) Protecteur. The ship remains stopped 340 nautical miles North East of Hawaii.
Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, took the opportunity to promote International Women's week in Toronto last night at the Mary Kay Career Conference 2014. From March 2 to March 8, Canada is celebrating the important contributions women entrepreneurs make to our country's economic success.
In response to the very serious developments today, Prime Minister Stephen Harper convened a meeting of Cabinet Ministers this afternoon, and spoke with President Obama, to discuss the situation in Ukraine. After the meeting, Prime Minister Harper issued the following statement
Agreement comes into force March 1, 2014.
Minister of State Yelich Leads Canadian Delegation to 25th Session of Human Rights Council in Geneva
The Honourable Lynne Yelich, Minister of State (Foreign Affairs and Consular), today announced that she will lead a high-level Canadian delegation to the 25th session of the Human Rights Council in Geneva from March 3 to 4, 2014
Ben Rowswell becomes Ambassador to the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela
Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today wrapped up a successful mission to Ukraine, where he and the Canadian delegation of parliamentarians and representatives of the Ukrainian community met with key members of the new government.
More than 19,200 people from 193 countries have become Canadian citizens at citizenship ceremonies held across Canada over the month of February. This is almost 100 percent higher compared to the same period last year (February 2013) when approximately 9,980 people were granted citizenship across Canada.
Speech by Tony Clement, President of the Treasury Board of Canada at the Economic Club of Canada in Ottawa
February 26, 2014, Fairmont Chateau-Laurier
Media are invited to attend an update briefing on the latest information regarding the fire on board HMCS Protecteur.
Prime Minister Stephen Harper today participated in a question and answer (Q&A) session with members of Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters (CME). The session which took place at Hydroform Solutions in Brampton was moderated by Jayson Myers, President and CEO of CME, and Jason Langrish, Executive Director of the Canada Europe Roundtable for Business.
Prime Minister Stephen Harper today announced the following change in the senior ranks of the Public Service:
Prime Minister Stephen Harper spoke today with Angela Merkel, Chancellor of Germany, about the situation in Ukraine.
Prime Minister Stephen Harper today hosted an event at Massey Hall in Toronto in honour of His Highness the Aga Khan's official visit to Canada from February 27 to 28. The event was attended by a range of stakeholders, including members of the Ismaili community.
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