The Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development and Member of Parliament for Madawaska-Restigouche, on behalf of the Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development and Minister for Multiculturalism, will launch the Canada Summer Jobs program for 2014.
On Friday, December 6, 2013, the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, will make an announcement to benefit rural and First Nations communities.
The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development and Minister for Multiculturalism, today marked International Volunteer Day by applauding the millions of Canadians who give generously of their time to volunteer and help others.
Exporter confidence rises again, first consecutive confidence gains since 2009: Export Development Canada
Canadian exporters and investors are feeling somewhat bullish about future prospects, according to a semi-annual survey of Canadian companies released today by Export Development Canada (EDC).
The Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, announces that Nordia Inc., a subsidiary of Bell Canada, has been granted financial assistance that will serve for the establishment of a new customer service centre in Jonquière.
The Honourable Alice Wong, Minister of State (Seniors), announced today that seniors will have more opportunities to stay active and be engaged members of their communities as a result of funding from the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program (NHSP).
Speaking Notes for the Honourable Candice Bergen to announce Opportunities Fund support to the March of Dimes Canada
Speaking Notes for the Honourable Candice Bergen, Minister of State for Social Development, to announce Opportunities Fund support to the March of Dimes Canada Toronto, Ontario November 29, 2013.
There was a budgetary deficit of $3.8 billion in September 2013, compared with a deficit of $2.2 billion reported in September 2012. The September 2013 results reflect two significant one-time transactions that occurred during the month: the recording of a $2.8-billion liability for disaster assistance for the 2013 flood in Alberta, and a $0.7-billion gain realized on the sale of 30 million shares of General Motors common stock. Absent the impact of these two one-time factors, the deficit for September 2013 would have been $1.7 billion.
The Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada and Member of Parliament for Central Nova, on behalf of the Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development and Minister for Multiculturalism, will launch the Canada Summer Jobs program for 2014.
Government of Canada helps Canadians with disabilities get the training they need for available jobs
The Honourable Candice Bergen, Minister of State for Social Development, today announced new support that will help Canadians with disabilities gain the skills and experience needed to get jobs.
MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO -The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, on behalf of the Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs and Minister for the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec; Bob Delaney, Member of Provincial Parliament for Mississauga-Streetsville; Her Worship Hazel McCallion, Mayor of Mississauga; and Bruce McCuaig, President and CEO of Metrolinx, today marked the start of the west segment construction of the Mississauga Transitway
of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, today announced Government of Canada funding for a project that will address violence committed in the name of so-called 'honour' against women and girls in the Toronto area.
His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, will present Canadian Health Research Awards 2013 to four laureates during a ceremony at Rideau Hall, on Monday, December 2, 2013, at 6 p.m. This will be the first time that these awards will be presented at Rideau Hall.
Today, the Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario), along with Guy Lauzon, Member of Parliament for StormontDundasSouth Glengarry, announced an investment of $48 million for the renewal of the Eastern Ontario Development Program (EODP).
Canadian Armed Forces soldiers from the 2nd Canadian Division based in Quebec completed their participation in Exercise Southern Katipo 2013 which ran from November 4 to 29, along the coast of New Zealand. This amphibious exercise brought together military forces from Australia, France, New Zealand, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, Singapore, Tonga, the United Kingdom and the United States of America.
Greg Kerr will announce joint government funding which will assist unemployed older workers in Nova Scotia
Greg Kerr, Member of Parliament for West Nova, on behalf of the Honourable Candice Bergen, Minister of State (Social Development), along with The Honourable Stephen McNeil, Premier of Nova Scotia, will announce joint government funding which will assist unemployed older workers in Nova Scotia.
The Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure, Communities, and Intergovernmental Affairs, today discussed the Government of Canada's commitment to municipal infrastructure during a meeting with the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) Board of Directors.
The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade, today visited the Port of Halifax and highlighted how Nova Scotia and other Atlantic provinces will benefit from Canada's Global Markets Action Plan, the blueprint for creating jobs and opportunities for Canadians through trade, announced on Wednesday.
His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, will meet with His Excellency Vu Van Ninh, Deputy Prime Minister of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, at Rideau Hall, on Monday, December 2, 2013, at 10:30 a.m.
Canada Post announced today a new collaboration with Miva Merchant, a leading provider of e-commerce solutions that continues to improve the online shopping experience for Canadian consumers. More than 300,000 online merchants have used Miva Merchant's e-commerce platform worldwide.
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