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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.
10/24/2014 - 14:58
The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister for Multiculturalism, issued the following statement condemning the act of vandalism against the Cold Lake Mosque:

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10/19/2014 - 09:00
Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade, James Moore, Minister of Industry, and Maxime Bernier, Minister of State (Small Business and Tourism) (Agriculture), today marked the beginning of the Business Development Bank of Canada's Small Business Week, which runs from October 19 to 25.
10/19/2014 - 07:25
Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement to mark the Business Development Bank of Canada's Small Business Week, which runs from October 19-25, 2014
10/19/2014 - 07:00
As Citizenship Week draws to a close, Canada's Citizenship and Immigration Minister highlighted the government's commitment to protecting Canada's citizenship system from fraud and abuse.
10/18/2014 - 14:35
Today, the Honourable Tim Uppal, Minister of State for Multiculturalism and Member of Parliament for Edmonton-Sherwood Park, welcomed 13 new Canadians at a special citizenship ceremony hosted by the Vancouver Canucks.
10/18/2014 - 12:56
The Government of Canada has been at the forefront of the fight against polio. Since 2006, Canada has disbursed $297 million to support polio eradication efforts, namely through the Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI). Canada's support to the Global Polio Eradication Initiative has contributed to the immunization of millions of children around the globe. New cases of polio have decreased by more than 99 per cent since 1988.
10/18/2014 - 11:31
Harper Government Consulting With Small and Medium-Sized Businesses in Melfort to Ensure Canada's Economy Remains Strong
10/18/2014 - 10:40
October 18, 2014 - Ottawa, Ontario As of 9:30 a.m. PST efforts continue to assist the Russian-flagged cargo ship Simushir, with 10 crewmembers onboard, located off the south west end of Haida Gwaii. 
10/18/2014 - 10:26
Prime Minister Stephen Harper today delivered the following remarks at the 14th Annual Diwali Celebration in Brampton:
10/18/2014 - 10:25
Thank you very much.
10/18/2014 - 10:12
Prime Minister Stephen Harper today received the Rotary Foundation Polio Eradication Champion Award, for his longstanding support and continued leadership in efforts to eliminate polio around the world. The Prime Minister accepted the award at a ceremony hosted by the Canadian Rotary Foundation in Toronto.
10/18/2014 - 07:42
On Monday, October 20, 2014, Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz will be joined by representatives of Canada's beef and pork sectors to speak to media about the WTO's ruling on U.S. County of Origin Labelling.
10/18/2014 - 06:30
Today, in a move widely supported by optometrists, ophthalmologists and opticians, the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, announced that Health Canada will be consulting on new guidance for industry that will lead to non-corrective or 'cosmetic' contact lenses being regulated as medical devices.
10/18/2014 - 05:25
Thank you for joining us today. I am joined by Canada's Chief Public Health Officer, Dr. Gregory Taylor, as well as Dr. Judith Bosse, Assistant Deputy Minister at the Public Health Agency of Canada, and a representative from the Red Cross.
10/18/2014 - 05:17
It is with the greatest pleasure that I congratulate all of you on the 100th anniversary of the Royal 22e Régiment.
10/18/2014 - 05:14
On October 18, 1929, thanks to their intellectual competency and their determination, Emily Murphy, Nellie McClung, Irene Parlby, Louise McKinney and Henrietta Muir Edwards won the long legal battle they had begun to ensure that Canadian women were recognized as persons. In so doing, they opened the doors to the Senate and paved the way for women to take part in all aspects of public life.
10/18/2014 - 04:30
The Government of Canada will ship 800 vials of its experimental Ebola vaccine to the World Health Organization (WHO) in Geneva, beginning with its first shipment on Monday, October 20, 2014.

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