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04/25/2015 - 12:52
The Honourable Kerry Lynne D. Findlay, P.C., Q.C., M.P., Minister of National Revenue, is welcoming the Harper Government's Economic Action Plan 2015. It will support jobs and growth in Winnipeg and across Manitoba, help our families and communities prosper and ensure the security of all Canadians.
04/25/2015 - 10:55
An estimated 560 families with children in Peterborough are eligible to receive money under the Harper Government's proposed enhanced Universal Child Care Benefit (UCCB), but are at risk of not receiving the benefit unless they apply. The Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, today asked for help from the media and the public to encourage families to apply for the benefit.
04/25/2015 - 09:00
Today, the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) completed the first of its bi-annual operations to deliver fuel and supplies to Canadian Forces Station (CFS) Alert.
04/25/2015 - 08:05
The Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, announced investments today in several projects to improve access for Canadians with disabilities in Peterborough and nearby communities.

National News

04/20/2015 - 17:20
Quebecois must come first for Quebec jobs. Our Government will not allow employers to hire temporary foreign workers while leaving Quebecois without jobs.
04/20/2015 - 14:41
HOUSTON - The Honourable Greg Rickford, Canada's Minister of Natural Resources, will participate in a panel discussion with U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz and Secretary of Energy of Mexico Pedro Joaquin Coldwell, at CERAWeek 2015. Minister Rickford and his counterparts will discuss their continental cooperation and North America's role as a secure, reliable and responsible energy producer. The panel will be moderated by Daniel Yergin, Chairman of Cambridge Energy Research Associates.
04/20/2015 - 13:55
Dr. Gregory Taylor, Canada's Chief Public Health Officer, returned to Canada today after spending a week in West Africa. The visit was an opportunity to observe the evolving situation and needs on the ground as global efforts continue to reach zero Ebola cases.
04/20/2015 - 13:06
The Honourable Rob Nicholson, P.C., Q.C., M.P. for Niagara Falls, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today issued the following statement
04/20/2015 - 12:50
We are committed to welcoming newcomers to Canada. That's what we're here to celebrate today – not just permanent residents, but all newcomers to Canada, from tourists, from people visiting family, to business visitors, students, temporary workers, and students on working holidays.
04/20/2015 - 12:00
Today, the Honourable Steven Blaney, Canada's Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, made this statement following the laying of criminal charges under the terrorism provisions of the Criminal Code against two individuals.
04/20/2015 - 11:55
"I welcome the release of the Ombudsman Report Boards of Inquiry: Families in Focusand I wish to thank the Ombudsman for recognizing the positive improvements that the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) have made to the Board of Inquiry (BOI) process over the past few years.
04/20/2015 - 09:49
The Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, today announced, during a luncheon with the Prime Minister of Burkina Faso, Yacouba Isaac Zida, Canada's support to the Support for Basic Education in Burkina Faso project. This investment will improve access to quality education for youth, provide equitable education for girls and boys, and build the management capacities of the Ministry of National Education and Literacy.
04/20/2015 - 09:40
The project announced today, valued at $20 million over two fiscal years (2015¿2017), will help improve young Burkinans' access to quality basic education. Canada's contribution will also build the management capacities of Burkina Faso's Ministry of National Education and Literacy (MENA).
04/20/2015 - 08:00
The third group of Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) personnel on Operation SIRONA departed the United Kingdom (UK) today for Kerry Town, Sierra Leone.
04/20/2015 - 06:21
Agreement will protect Canadian business and provide new opportunities for them to invest and grow
04/20/2015 - 06:15
National Victims of Crime Awareness Week 2015
04/20/2015 - 06:15
Government Actions to Protect Canadians and Recognize the Rights of Victims
04/20/2015 - 06:15
Government of Canada Launches 10th Annual National Victims of Crime Awareness Week
04/20/2015 - 06:15
Attack on UNICEF Workers in Somalia
04/20/2015 - 06:12
Minister Paradis reaffirms Canada's leadership and commitment to strong partnerships between public and private sectors to improve lives of world's most vulnerable people

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