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Government of Canada announces two calls for proposals for projects helping seniors across Canada stay active, engaged and informed

May 29, 2015

Today, the Honourable Alice Wong, Minister of State (Seniors), announced two New Horizons for Seniors Program (NHSP) calls for proposals for projects that will keep Canadian seniors active, engaged and informed. For both calls for proposals, the application period begins on May 29, 2015 and will close on July 10, 2015. Today's event took place […]


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Reminder – Minister Paradis to Deliver Keynote Speech at UNICEF Canada Event to Launch The 25th Team

May 29, 2015

The Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, will deliver the keynote speech at the launch of UNICEF's The 25th Team. He will be joined by the Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State (Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario), Harold Albrecht, Member of Parliament for Kitchener-Conestoga, and Stephen Woodworth, Member of […]


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Minister Michelle Rempel to Announce Support for Micro- and Nano-Coated Sector

May 28, 2015

On Friday, May 29, members of the media are invited to attend an important event with the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, who will make an announcement to support the commercialization of micro- and nano-coated products. Click here to read full article


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The Honourable Alice Wong, Minister of State (Seniors), will make an announcement regarding the cross-Canada New Horizons for Seniors Program

May 28, 2015

The Honourable Alice Wong, Minister of State (Seniors), will make an announcement regarding the cross-Canada New Horizons for Seniors Program. Click here to read full article


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Minister Finley Addresses Defence and Security Industries at CANSEC 2015

May 28, 2015

Today, the Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Public Works and Government Services, addressed representatives of the defence and security industries at CANSEC 2015. Click here to read full article


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Government of Canada highlights ongoing commitment to seniors at the 10th annual NICE Knowledge Exchange Conference

May 28, 2015

The Honourable Alice Wong, Minister of State (Seniors), today highlighted the Government of Canada's work to tackle issues facing seniors in Canada at the 10th annual NICE Knowledge Exchange Conference. This conference, hosted by the National Initiative for the Care of the Elderly (NICE), provides an important opportunity for members of the community, clinicians, academics, […]


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Minister Poilievre will take part in the 2015 Skills Canada National Competition

May 28, 2015

The Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, will take part in the 2015 Skills Canada National Competition. Below are the details related to his participation. Click here to read full article


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Media Advisory – Quispamsis, New Brunswick

May 28, 2015

Members of the media are invited to attend an important infrastructure funding announcement. Participating government representatives include the Honourable Rob Moore, Regional Minister for New Brunswick, Minister of State (Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency) and Member of Parliament for Fundy Royal, on behalf of the Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs and […]


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Government of Canada helps youth in Saint-Félicien and area get jobs

May 27, 2015

The Government of Canada is helping equip youth in Saint-Félicien and the surrounding area with the skills and experience they need to find jobs. The announcement was made today by the Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs, Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec and […]


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Government of Canada helps youth in La Baie and area get jobs

May 27, 2015

The Government of Canada is helping equip youth in La Baie and the surrounding area with the skills and experience they need to find jobs. The announcement was made today by the Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of […]


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