Canadian Air Task Force begins Baltic Air Policing mission

The Canadian Air Task Force (ATF) officially joined NATO’s Baltic Air Policing (BAP) mission following a hand-over ceremony today in Siauliai, Lithuania, as Canada’s continues to promote security and stability in Central and Eastern Europe in the face of increasing... Read More

Canada Signs Investment Agreement with Serbia

Serbia is an important trading partner for Canada, with Canadian investment valued at more than $1 billion ... Read More

Baird Declares Solidarity with Prisoners in Iran

Canada remains deeply concerned by the Islamic Republic of Iran’s determination to use the courts and prison system as tools of repression. Hundreds of people are currently imprisoned in Iran simply for peacefully exercising their fundamental rights to freedom of... Read More

Minister Rickford Announces Participation in APEC Energy Ministers’ Meeting

The Honourable Greg Rickford, Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources and Minister for the Federal Economic Development Initiative for Northern Ontario, today announced his participation in this week’s Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Energy Ministers’ meeting. ... Read More

Minister Aglukkaq to Open Founding Meeting of Arctic Economic Council

The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment, Minister of the Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency and Minister for the Arctic Council, will attend the founding meeting of the Arctic Economic Council (AEC) in Iqaluit, Nunavut, on September 2 and... Read More

Parliamentary Secretary Anderson to Attend Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States in Samoa

David Anderson, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, will travel to Apia, Samoa, to participate in the Third International Conference on Small Island Developing States (SIDS) from September 1 to 4, 2014. ... Read More

Minister Clement to visit India, highlight strong economic ties

Visits to New Delhi and Mumbai will touch on Public Sector Management ... Read More

Government of Canada highlights the importance of peaceful pluralism

Tim Uppal, Minister of State for Multiculturalism, addressed participants of the Jalsa Salana 2014 International Convention today, highlighting Canada’s leadership on human rights issues and emphasizing the importance of religious acceptance and inclusion, in both Canada and abroad. ... Read More

Antigonight Art After Dark Festival Receives Support

Federal Government to provide funds for Antigonish Culture Alive Association to bolster cultural presence and economic growth in the community ... Read More

Address by Minister Paradis at the Use of DFATD Emergency Relief Stocks In Response to Humanitarian Needs in Iraq

Today, the Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, announced the deployment of relief supplies from Canada’s emergency stockpile to address the immediate needs of conflict-affected people in northern Iraq. ... Read More

Department of Finance Consults on Draft Tax Legislation

Department of Finance Consults on Draft Tax Legislation ... Read More

RCC Stakeholder Dialogue Fall 2013 Summary of Input

From August 31 to November 8, 2013, the Canadian and U.S. Secretariats to the Regulatory Cooperation Council (RCC) ... Read More

Statement from Minister Leitch on the 120th Anniversary of Labour Day in Canada

To mark the upcoming Labour Day holiday on September 1, the Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, issued the following statement: ... Read More

Canada-United States Regulatory Cooperation Council Joint Forward Plan

Our Government is committed to reducing the regulatory burden on Canadian businesses and to ensuring an effective flow of legitimate commerce ... Read More

The Harper Government and the Obama administration release the Canada-United States Regulatory Cooperation Council Joint Forward Plan

Canada and the United States Commit to Deepening the Level of Regulatory Cooperation ... Read More

Baird Wraps Up Visit to Croatia, Calls for Coordinated and Robust Response to Situation in Ukraine

Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today concluded his first official visit to Croatia, where strengthening international security, advancing freedom and democracy and promoting strong economies were key themes of discussion. ... Read More

CRTC requires broadcasting industry to relay emergency alert messages to Canadians

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) today acted to ensure that, in the event of an emergency situation, Canadians receive timely warnings over the radio and through their televisions. The CRTC is requiring the broadcasting industry to participate and... Read More

CRTC requires broadcasting industry to relay emergency alert messages to Canadians

The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) today acted to ensure that, in the event of an emergency situation, Canadians receive timely warnings over the radio and through their televisions. The CRTC is requiring the broadcasting industry to participate and... Read More

Minister Denis Lebel Statement in Response to Council of the Federation

Under the leadership of Prime Minister Harper, our Government has introduced the largest federal infrastructure plan in Canada’s history. ... Read More

Statement from the Hon. Dr. K. Kellie Leitch

To mark Labour Day, the Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, issued the following statement: ... Read More