All roads lead to Tokyo for Canada, but playoffs at Olympic qualifier won’t be easy

With pressure mounting in Victoria, Canada appears as cool as ever. Canada must beat the Czech Republic on Saturday (4 p.m. ET, CBC TV), then the winner of a Greece-Turkey matchup in Sunday’s final (7 p.m. ET, CBC TV) to qualify for Olympic men’s basketball for the first time since 2000.

Ministers Blair, Sajjan, Qualtrough and Wilkinson to hold media availability 

Members of the media are invited to join the Honourable Bill Blair, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, the Honourable Harjit S. Sajjan, Minister of National Defence, the Honourable Carla Qualtrough, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Disability Inclusion, and the Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, Minister of Environment and Climate Change, for a media availability… Continue reading Ministers Blair, Sajjan, Qualtrough and Wilkinson to hold media availability 

Media Advisory – Bridgewater, Nova Scotia

Members of the media are invited to attend an important infrastructure event regarding the Lunenburg County Lifestyle Centre with the Honourable Bernadette Jordan, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, and Member of Parliament for South Shore—St. Margaret’s on behalf of the Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities; the Honourable Suzanne… Continue reading Media Advisory – Bridgewater, Nova Scotia

Minister of Transport celebrates return of regional routes to Saint John Airport

Airports and airlines are essential in connecting Canadians, creating good jobs and growing our economy. We know the global COVID-19 pandemic has had major impacts on the air sector. That is why the government of Canada has supported and continues to support our airports and airlines.

Minister of Transport celebrates return of regional routes to Saint John Airport

Airports and airlines are essential in connecting Canadians, creating good jobs and growing our economy. We know the global COVID-19 pandemic has had major impacts on the air sector. That is why the government of Canada has supported and continues to support our airports and airlines.

Proposed new refund requirements open for public review and comment

The Canadian Transportation Agency (CTA) today announced that its proposed Regulations Amending the Air Passenger Protection Regulations, which would provide new refund requirements, are now published in Part I of the Canada Gazette for public review and comment.

Tribunal Initiates Inquiry—Oil Country Tubular Goods from Mexico

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal today initiated a preliminary injury inquiry into a complaint by EVRAZ Inc. NA Canada, of Regina, Saskatchewan, and by Welded Tube of Canada Corp., of Concord, Ontario, that they have suffered injury as a result of the dumping of oil country tubular goods, originating in or exported from the United… Continue reading Tribunal Initiates Inquiry—Oil Country Tubular Goods from Mexico

Tribunal Finds Threat of Injury—Concrete Reinforcing Bar from Oman and Russia

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal today found that the dumping of concrete reinforcing bar, originating in or exported from the Sultanate of Oman and the Russian Federation, has not caused injury but is threatening to cause injury to the domestic industry. Anti-dumping duties will therefore be collected by the Canada Border Services Agency.

N.L. wrong to ‘double down’ on fossil fuels with offshore subsidies, researcher says

Newfoundland and Labrador’s federally funded subsidies for offshore oil are a “misuse of funds” and another step in the wrong economic direction for the cash-strapped province, says a political scientist who has studied the province’s oil sector.

Trudeau says he still has ‘confidence’ in defence chief after questioning decision to retain top commander

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he still has confidence in the ability of the military’s top commander, Lt.-Gen. Wayne Eyre, to lead the armed forces through the ongoing sexual misconduct crisis — despite publicly criticizing a choice Eyre made about a senior leader under fire.

Itinerary – Visit by Minister Ng to Washington, D.C.

The Honourable Mary Ng, Minister of Small Business, Export Promotion and International Trade, will visit Washington, D.C. on July 6, 2021 to meet with Katherine Tai, United States Trade Representative, and U.S. and Canadian building trades unions, to discuss ongoing work to keep supply chains open and resilient, and opportunities to ensure a strong, sustainable,… Continue reading Itinerary – Visit by Minister Ng to Washington, D.C.

Invitation to media – Anthony Housefather to announce Government of Canada support for Montréal-based Elkimia

Anthony Housefather, Member of Parliament for Mont-Royal and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Labour, will announce Government of Canada financial assistance to support the expansion of Elkimia, an innovative business that produces sun protection products.

Canada Summer Jobs: Opportunities now available for young Canadians in the Quebec City region 

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a tremendous impact on all Canadians, but especially on young Canadians. That is why the Government of Canada continues to make historic investments to ensure that youth have the supports and opportunities they need to build long and successful careers.

Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada announces a judicial appointment in the province of Saskatchewan

The Honourable David Lametti, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, today announced the following appointment under the judicial application process established in 2016. This process emphasizes transparency, merit, and the diversity of the Canadian population, and will continue to ensure the appointment of jurists who meet the highest standards of excellence and integrity.

Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada announces judicial appointments in the province of Québec

The Honourable David Lametti, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, today announced the following appointments under the judicial application process established in 2016. This process emphasizes transparency, merit, and the diversity of the Canadian population, and will continue to ensure the appointment of jurists who meet the highest standards of excellence and integrity.

Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada announces judicial appointments in the province of Ontario

The Honourable David Lametti, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, today announced the following appointments under the judicial application process established in 2016. This process emphasizes transparency, merit, and the diversity of the Canadian population, and will continue to ensure the appointment of jurists who meet the highest standards of excellence and integrity.

Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada announces a judicial appointment in the province of Nova Scotia

The Honourable David Lametti, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, today announced the following appointment under the judicial application process established in 2016. This process emphasizes transparency, merit, and the diversity of the Canadian population, and will continue to ensure the appointment of jurists who meet the highest standards of excellence and integrity.