MP John Weston Visits Students Raising Salmon in the Classroom

March 6, 2015 – West Vancouver, British Columbia John Weston, Member of Parliament for West Vancouver-Sunshine Coast-Sea to Sky Country, earlier today visited a class at Irwin Park Elementary School who is raising salmon. ... Read More

Appointment to the Thunder Bay Port Authority

The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, today announced the appointment of Ms. Bonny Lynn Skene of Dryden, Ontario, to the board of directors of the Thunder Bay Port Authority for a term of three years. ... Read More

Appointment to the Great Lakes Pilotage Authority

The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, today announced the appointment of Captain James Donald Pound of St. Catharines, Ontario, to the board of directors of the Great Lakes Pilotage Authority for a term of three years ... Read More

Appointment to the Saguenay Port Authority

The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, announced today the appointment of Ms. Lauraine Gagnon from Saint-Félicien, Quebec, to the Board of Directors of the Saguenay Port Authority, for a term of three years, effective May 31, 2015. ... Read More

Harper Government Investment Supports Development of Strategic Priorities for Sudbury’s Francophone Community

The Honourable Greg Rickford, Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources and Minister for the Federal Economic Development Initiative for Northern Ontario (FedNor), announced today an investment by the Harper Government to support the strategic planning efforts of Sudbury’s Francophone community. ... Read More

Member of Parliament Wai Young to Speak at the Vancouver International Women in Film Festival Awards Gala

VANCOUVER – Wai Young, Member of Parliament (Vancouver South)… ... Read More

Harper Government Moves Forward in Restricting Flavoured Cigars That Appeal to Youth

Delivering on a commitment made by the Prime Minister, the Government of Canada today announced proposed regulatory amendments to the Tobacco Act to further restrict flavours used to market cigars that appeal to youth. ... Read More

Member of Parliament Wai Young to Speak at the Vancouver International Women in Film Festival Awards Gala

VANCOUVER – Wai Young, Member of Parliament (Vancouver South)… ... Read More

Fact Sheet – Phase 3 Clinical Trial on Canada’s VSV-EBOV Vaccine in Guinea

On March 6, 2015, the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, announced Canadian support for a Phase 3 Ebola vaccine clinical trial in Guinea. Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC), the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), Foreign Affairs, Trade... Read More

Fact Sheet – Phase 3 Clinical Trial on Canada’s VSV-EBOV Vaccine in Guinea

On March 6, 2015, the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, announced Canadian support for a Phase 3 Ebola vaccine clinical trial in Guinea. Canada’s International Development Research Centre (IDRC), the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), Foreign Affairs, Trade... Read More

Notice to the Media – Media availability concerning Thalidomide survivors

The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, will make an announcement concerning Thalidomide survivors Media are invited and a questions and answers session will follow the event. ... Read More

Minister Shea to Launch the Work of the Ministerial Advisory Committee on Atlantic Salmon and Make a Funding Announcement

March 6, 2015 Dartmouth Nova Scotia ¿ On Monday, the Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, will attend the first meeting of the Ministerial Advisory Committee on Atlantic Salmon. In addition, she will announce investments by the Government... Read More

Minister Shea to Launch the Work of the Ministerial Advisory Committee on Atlantic Salmon and Make a Funding Announcement

March 6, 2015 Dartmouth Nova Scotia ¿ On Monday, the Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, will attend the first meeting of the Ministerial Advisory Committee on Atlantic Salmon. In addition, she will announce investments by the Government... Read More

The Canadian Forces Provost Marshal removes the "Protected B" designation from the Notice of Action

Colonel Delaney, the Canadian Forces Provost Marshal and Commander of the Canadian Forces Military Police, today issued the following statement: ... Read More

Canada announces additional contributions in global fight against Ebola – Phase 3 vaccine trial begins as first Canadian Armed Forces Medical Team returns home from Sierra Leone

Today, the first group of Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) personnel on Operation SIRONA arrived home to Canada, after deploying to West Africa in support of the Government of Canada’s response to fight the Ebola epidemic. ... Read More

Canadian Forces Military Police depart for Operation Calumet in the Sinai Peninsula

OTTAWA – Today, 33 Canadian Forces Military Police departed CFB Trenton for the Sinai Peninsula as part of military activities undertaken by the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) to support the Multinational Force and Observers (MFO) in Egypt. ... Read More

Minister Leitch Promotes International Women’s Day at Entrepreneurs Conference in Toronto

The Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, today took the opportunity to promote International Women’s Day at the 2015 Mompreneurs Conference in Toronto. From March 2 to March 8, Canada highlights the... Read More

Ministers Goodyear and Holder, MPs Truppe and Preston and CME Host Manufacturing Roundtable in London

Manufacturing representatives joined FedDev Ontario Minister of State Gary Goodyear; Minister of State for Science and Technology and London West MP Ed Holder, London North Centre MP Susan Truppe, Elgin-Middlesex-London MP Joe Preston, and Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) Vice President... Read More

Ministers Goodyear and Holder, MPs Truppe and Preston and CME Host Manufacturing Roundtable in London

Manufacturing representatives joined FedDev Ontario Minister of State Gary Goodyear; Minister of State for Science and Technology and London West MP Ed Holder, London North Centre MP Susan Truppe, Elgin-Middlesex-London MP Joe Preston, and Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) Vice President... Read More

Canada announces additional contributions in global fight against Ebola – Phase 3 vaccine trial begins as first Canadian Armed Forces Medical Team returns home from Sierra Leone

Today, the first group of Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) personnel on Operation SIRONA arrived home to Canada, after deploying to West Africa in support of the Government of Canada’s response to fight the Ebola epidemic. ... Read More