Minister Bibeau to visit Colombia to demonstrate Canada’s support for peace implementation and visit women- and youth-focused projects

The Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, today announced that she will travel to Cartagena, Bogotá and Villavicencio, Colombia, from July 3 to 7, 2016. ... Read More

Ceremony of Remembrance at the Courcelette Canadian Memorial

Government of Canada delegation pays tribute to Canadians who fought in the Battle of the Somme ... Read More

Statement by Minister Joly on Canada Day

Statement by Minister Joly on Canada Day ... Read More

Canada Remembers the 100th Anniversaries of the Battles of the Somme and Beaumont-Hamel

On behalf of the Honourable Kent Hehr, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, Karen McCrimmon, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, attended today’s commemorative ceremony in Ottawa. The... Read More

Parks Canada Infrastructure Investments for the Gaspésie Region – 2016 Total investments*: $33.1 M

The Battle of the Restigouche National Historic Site commemorates the last naval battle of the Seven Years’ War in North American waters. ... Read More

Statement from Minister Goodale on Canada Day

Today, the Honourable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, made the following statement to mark Canada Day: ... Read More

The Government of Canada Continues to Invest in the Parks Canada Network Located in the Gaspésie Region.

Forillon National Park and the Battle of the Restigouche National Historic Site belong to all Canadians. They represent the very best that Canada has to offer and tell the story of who we are, including the history, cultures and contributions... Read More

Government of Canada marks 100th anniversary of the Battle of Beaumont-Hamel

A commemorative ceremony was held today at the Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial in honour of those who fought and died 100 years ago at Beaumont-Hamel on July 1, 1916-the opening day of the Battle of the Somme. ... Read More

Parks Canada Kicks-off Canada Day with Sunrise Salute Ceremony at Signal Hill National Historic Site

Canada’s 149th birthday celebrations officially launched during the annual Canada Day Sunrise Salute event at Signal Hill National Historic Site. This ceremony draws Canadians from far and wide to be the first in the country to wish Canada a happy... Read More

Fact Sheet – Facts Table for Non-prescription Drugs

The new Facts Table for non-prescription drugs aims to make information already found on product labels more uniform, and easier to find, read and understand. ... Read More

New industry guidance for health product labels will make it easier for Canadians to use products safely

Health Canada released new guidance today for industry that will help improve the safe use of health products. ... Read More

Emerald ash borer confirmed in Thunder Bay, Ontario

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has confirmed the presence of emerald ash borer (EAB) in the Municipality of Thunder Bay, Ontario. ... Read More

Parliamentary Secretary Randy Boissonnault to Lead a Roundtable Consultation on Official Languages

On behalf of The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage… ... Read More

Pacific Future Energy Refinery Project – Public Comments Invited

The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency (the Agency) must decide whether a federal environmental assessment is required for the proposed Pacific Future Energy Refinery Project, located on Dubose Flats, approximately 32 kilometres north of Kitimat, in northwest British Columbia. ... Read More

Canada expands Air Transport Agreement with Mexico

The Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, today announced an expanded Canada-Mexico Air Transport Agreement, providing additional benefits for Canadian travellers and the air industry. ... Read More

Government of Canada proposes stronger rules for antimicrobial drugs

Today, Health Canada took a key step forward in protecting Canadians against the increasing risk of antimicrobial resistance. ... Read More

Train marshalling contributed to January 2015 Canadian Pacific Railway derailment near Stoney Creek, British Columbia

TSB releases final rail investigation report. ... Read More

Major investment to extend dock 10 at the Port of Trois-Rivières

François-Philippe Champagne, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Finance and MP for Saint-Maurice-Champlain, on behalf of the Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport; Jean D’Amour, Minister for Maritime Affairs, on behalf of Jacques Daoust, Minister of Transport, Sustainable Mobility and... Read More

New crop year reminders for Eastern producers and industry

The Canadian Grain Commission reminds the grain industry and producers about a grain grading change that comes into effect on July 1, 2016 in eastern Canada. ... Read More

National Revenue Minister presents study on tax gap estimation

Middle-class taxpayers who pay their share of taxes expect a tax system that is fair and responsive to their needs. ... Read More