Canada Condemns Ongoing Violence in Afghanistan

“Canada is dismayed by the ongoing violence against foreign personnel, both military and civilian, in Afghanistan.” ... Read More

Healthcare Worker Ebola Recruitment Campaign – Federal Employees

On November 27, 2014, the Honorable Tony Clement, President of the Treasury Board, made the following statement ... Read More

Healthcare Worker Ebola Recruitment Campaign – Federal Employees

On November 27, 2014, the Honorable Tony Clement, President of the Treasury Board, made the following statement ... Read More

Minister Fast Highlights Canada’s Historic Trade Achievements on First Anniversary of Global Markets Action Plan

The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade, today met with the Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SME) Advisory Board, during which time they reviewed the first year of Canada’s Global Markets Action Plan (GMAP). ... Read More

The Honourable Fabian Manning, Senator for Newfoundland and Labrador, on behalf of Minister of State for Social Development Candice Bergen, will announce investments to help people receive training and better access to jobs

The Honourable Fabian Manning, Senator for Newfoundland and Labrador, on behalf of the Honourable Candice Bergen, Minister of State for Social Development, will announce Government of Canada investments to three organizations in Newfoundland and Labrador to help people in the... Read More

Backgrounder – Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises Advisory Board Members

Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises Advisory Board Members ... Read More

Minister Fast to Host Export Workshop for Mississauga Small and Medium-Sized Businesses

The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade, will host an export workshop on November 28, 2014, in Mississauga, Ontario. ... Read More

Minister Fast to Host Export Workshop for Mississauga Small and Medium-Sized Businesses

The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade, will host an export workshop on November 28, 2014, in Mississauga, Ontario. ... Read More

Operation SIRONA: Canadian Armed Forces to help fight Ebola outbreak in West Africa

The 2014 Ebola virus disease (EVD) epidemic is the largest in history, affecting multiple countries in West Africa (WA), particularly Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone. International efforts are aimed at assisting these countries in containing the outbreak. ... Read More

Minister Bernier Holds "Go Global" Workshop for SMEs to Boost Canadian Exports and Jobs

The Honourable Maxime Bernier, Minister of State (Small Business and Tourism, and Agriculture), today hosted an export workshop to provide small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with the tools and practical information they need to take advantage of international business opportunities... Read More

Harper Government Celebrates Clean Technology Milestone in Winnipeg

Lawrence Toet, Member of Parliament for Elmwood–Transcona, on behalf of the Honourable Greg Rickford, Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources, today celebrated a new milestone in New Flyer Industries’ successful clean technology project in Winnipeg, Manitoba. ... Read More

Export Development Canada honoured for pioneering Canada’s first ‘green bond’

Export Development Canada (EDC) yesterday received the Excellence in Corporate Responsibility (ECR) Award in the category for product innovation and service. The announcement was made at the 12th Annual Canadian Business for Social Responsibility Summit. ... Read More

New rules for small unmanned aircraft

Transport Canada makes it easier to fly small UAVs for work and research ... Read More

Quebec’s strong economic forecast built on rising US demand and weak CAD

Key sectors like forestry, metals, and aerospace will drive Quebec’s strong export growth of 8 per cent this year, and add another 9 per cent gain in 2015, according Export Development Canada’s (EDC) recent economic forecast. ... Read More

Taxpayer relief deadline is December 31, 2014 for requests related to 2004

The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) reminds taxpayers and registrants (for both GST/HST and non-GST/HST purposes) that they have until December 31, 2014 to make a taxpayer relief request related to 2004. ... Read More

The Honourable Alice Wong will deliver closing remarks at a Financial Literacy Month

The Honourable Alice Wong, Minister of State (Seniors), will deliver closing remarks at a Financial Literacy Month event hosted by the Credit Union Central of Canada. ... Read More

The Honourable Alice Wong will deliver closing remarks at a Financial Literacy Month

The Honourable Alice Wong, Minister of State (Seniors), will deliver closing remarks at a Financial Literacy Month event hosted by the Credit Union Central of Canada. ... Read More

Reminder – Minister Bernier to Highlight SME Export Opportunities at Quebec’s Largest SME Event

The Honourable Maxime Bernier, Minister of State (Small Business and Tourism, and Agriculture), will highlight the Government of Canada’s plan to help Canadian businesses export at Stratégies PME 2015 [SME strategies 2015], Quebec’s largest annual conference for small and medium-sized... Read More

Itinerary – State visits to Chile and Colombia

At the request of the Right Honourable Stephen Harper, Prime Minister of Canada, Their Excellencies the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, and Mrs. Sharon Johnston will conduct State visits to the Republic of Chile, from November 29... Read More

Baird to Visit Iceland

November 27, 2014 – Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today announced that he will visit Iceland to discuss trade and issues of mutual concern with representatives in this key Arctic neighbour. ... Read More