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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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Securitas Transport Aviation Security Limited and the United Steelworkers reach collective agreements

May 25, 2015

Today, the Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, congratulated Securitas Transport Aviation Security Limited and the United Steelworkers Locals 5319 and 9342 on the renewal of their collective agreements. Click here to read full article


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Inauguration of new drinking water supply and wastewater treatment facilities in Sainte-Barbe

May 23, 2015

The Quebec Chief Government Whip and <abbr class="spell" title="Members of the National Assembly">MNA</abbr> for Huntingdon, <span lang="fr">Stéphane Billette</span>, is pleased to be on hand for inauguration of the new water treatment facilities in the Municipality of <span lang="fr">Sainte-Barbe</span> and to announce a $7,372,209 increase in government assistance to the Municipality of <span lang="fr">Sainte-Barbe</span> under the […]


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Minister Bergen encourages 1,900 Vaughan families not currently registered for the enhanced Universal Child Care Benefit to sign up

May 23, 2015

An estimated 1,900 families with children in Vaughan and another 32,000 in Toronto 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 Candice Bergen, Minister of State for Social Development, joined by the Honourable […]


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Government of Canada funds innovative family law projects in British Columbia

May 22, 2015

Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada Peter MacKay today announced funding of over $230,000 to the Justice Education Society of British Columbia for two innovative projects that will help Canadian families deal with complex issues related to divorce or separation and further enhance the efficiency of the family justice system in British Columbia […]


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Harper Government helps former and current members of Canadian military enter civilian job market

May 22, 2015

The Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, along with Dan Albas, Member of Parliament for Okanagan–Coquihalla, announced an investment to help evaluate and recognize the skills and expertise of former and current members of the Canadian military, so they can get the right training for a civilian job. This successful program from […]


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