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04/17/2014 - 19:18
On April 17, 2014, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Arab Republic of Egypt Nabil Fahmy and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Canada John Baird held a warm and productive meeting in Cairo, Egypt.
04/17/2014 - 19:12
Canada recognizes and supports the vital role that civil society plays in reaching development objectives. Civil society engages citizens in their countries' decision-making processes that affect them.
04/17/2014 - 14:30
Today, the Honourable John Duncan Minister of State and Chief Government Whip, and Member of Parliament for Vancouver Island North, on behalf of the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, announced over $141,000 in support of an infrastructure project at the Beacon Wharf in Sidney, BC, under the Harper Government's Community Infrastructure Improvement Fund (CIIF).
04/17/2014 - 13:53
Minister of Finance to Address Halifax Chamber of Commerce

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04/13/2014 - 11:00
SAULT STE. MARIE, ONTARIO – The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport and Bryan Hayes, Member of Parliament for Sault Ste. Marie, will make an important announcement regarding the Canadian Customs Plaza at the Sault Ste. Marie International Bridge
04/13/2014 - 10:00
Canadians are invited to pay their respect to the Honourable Jim Flaherty, Member of the Queen's Privy Council for Canada, Member of Parliament for Whitby–Oshawa and former Finance Minister.
04/13/2014 - 09:00
Accreditation and Media Briefing: State Funeral of the Late Honourable Jim Flaherty
04/12/2014 - 15:09
Statement Prepared for the Development Committee of the Boards of Governors of the World Bank and International Monetary Fund
04/12/2014 - 15:07
Statement Prepared for the International Monetary and Financial Committee of the Board of Governors of the International Monetary Fund
04/12/2014 - 14:15
The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development, today completed a tour of the Grey Bruce region with Larry Miller, Member of Parliament for Bruce¿Grey¿Owen Sound.
04/12/2014 - 14:06
Our Government has been clear that we cannot sit by while Russia illegally occupies Ukraine, violating its sovereignty and territorial integrity.
04/12/2014 - 13:30
Minister of State (Seniors) Alice Wong, on behalf of Minister of State (Sport) Bal Gosal, today announced that the Government of Canada is providing $150,000 to Gymnastics Canada through Sport Canada's Hosting Program to support the hosting of the 2014 Pacific Rim Gymnastic Championships.
04/12/2014 - 13:00
In honour of the Honourable Jim Flaherty, the Peace Tower on Parliament Hill will be illuminated in green every evening from April 12 to April 16, 2014, inclusive.
04/12/2014 - 11:00
The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development, today announced a number of government initiatives that support the manufacturing industry in Canada during a roundtable with the Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME).
04/12/2014 - 08:00
Canada's active commitment to our security and sovereignty in the North was demonstrated with a coordinated two-week operation conducted by the Royal Canadian Air Force in partnership with NAV CANADA, the Canadian Air Defence Sector of the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) and the Alaskan NORAD Region.
04/12/2014 - 07:00
The Government of Canada has created a website to allow Canadians to send their messages of sympathy to the family of the Honourable Jim Flaherty.
04/11/2014 - 15:04
As part of the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) routine testing of various food products, a survey released today found that more than 99.9 per cent of leafy green vegetable samples had no detectable levels of bacterial pathogens and were safe to consume.
04/11/2014 - 13:55
A military judge today sentenced Major David Yurczyszyn, former Commanding Officer of Canadian Forces Base Wainwright, Alberta, to a reduction in rank from Major to Captain following a standing court martial that found him guilty of sexual assault and drunkenness.
04/11/2014 - 13:51
Government Approves Appointment of Carolyn Wilkins as Senior Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada
04/11/2014 - 13:17
Victoria, British Columbia, April 11, 2014 – Members of the media are invited to attend an event with the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, to benefit trade and investment in the Greater Victoria area.

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