Please be advised that the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Indigenous Services, Chief Emily Whetung, Curve Lake First Nation, Chief Doreen Spence, Tataskweyak Cree Nation and Chief Wayne Moonias of Nestanga, will hold a news conference to affirm commitment to safe drinking water in First Nation communities through an Agreement in Principle.
Orcas from J pod had not been spotted in the area for a record 108 days
Confirmed finding of African swine fever in the Dominican Republic
Canada became an outlier in the fight against COVID-19 by allowing residents to mix various coronavirus vaccines. But while the approach has been controversial, it’s now increasingly being explored by other countries.
Southeastern Conference university presidents voted Thursday to invite Texas and Oklahoma to the league and create a 16-team powerhouse on the field and at the bank.
Ontario medical experts are sounding the alarm over Alberta’s recent decision to significantly ease its COVID-19 restrictions, warning the move could cause ripple effects across the country — and the globe.
As the importance of infrastructure becomes clearer and clearer, our two countries have long been partnering on a once-in-a generation project of critical importance: the Gordie Howe International Bridge.
Canada’s main stock exchange closed at an all-time high as commodities like gold and oil benefited from a weaker U.S. dollar on Thursday.
Members of the media are invited to attend an important infrastructure announcement in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
The Government of Canada supports infrastructure projects that create quality, middle-class jobs and boost economic growth. Enhancing the northern transportation system supports and promotes economic growth and social development, offers job opportunities, provides greater connectivity for Northerners, increases its resilience to a changing climate, and ensures it can adapt to innovative technologies.
As governor general, Julie Payette presented one of the country’s most prestigious civilian honours to hundreds of accomplished Canadians. Now, an advisory council is thinking about taking her own Order of Canada away.
Opening August 20 in Montreal, acclaimed Haitian-Quebec filmmaker Michèle Stephenson’s Hispaniola Productions/National Film Board of Canada (NFB) co-production Stateless reveals the racial hatred and institutionalized oppression that divide Haiti and the Dominican Republic, through the grassroots campaign of young attorney Rosa Iris as she challenges electoral corruption and fights to protect the right to citizenship… Continue reading Co-presented with the Montreal Black Film Festival. Michèle Stephenson’s award-winning Hispaniola Productions/NFB co-production Stateless opens August 20 in Montreal at the Cinéma du Parc and Cinéma du Musée. National online theatrical debut September 3 on Online Cinema.
Following his arrest on March 2, 2020, Nanaimo-based commercial crab fishing boat master Scott Steer has again been found guilty of serious offences against the Fisheries Act. He was convicted on 5 counts in Vancouver Provincial Court on May 14, 2021, by the Honorable Justice Edelman for illegal activities near North Vancouver, B.C. in early… Continue reading New conviction and additional charges for repeat offender Scott Steer and associates
Scarlett Johansson is suing the Walt Disney Co. over its streaming release of Black Widow, which she said breached her contract and deprived her of potential earnings.
The NFB presents an overview of key results from the 2020–2021 fiscal year
Here’s what to watch Thursday night and Friday morning, including Penny Oleksiak’s latest chance to rewrite the Canadian record books and Rosie MacLennan’s attempt to three-peat in trampoline.
Two weeks ago, Kayla Cameron reached out to Prince Edward Islanders on a Facebook group asking for birthday cards to be sent to her daughter.
The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted how much we rely on our Internet connections, making access to fast and reliable Internet service even more critical. For too long, many rural Canadians have lacked access to high-speed Internet, impacting their ability to work, learn and keep in touch with family and friends. The pandemic has made addressing… Continue reading Nearly 280,000 Ontario residents to benefit from historic agreement to improve access to high-speed Internet
Parks Canada announces next step for visitor, learning and community centre in Rouge National Urban Park.
The Women’s Program funds projects that address systemic barriers to women’s equality in three priority areas: ending violence against women and girls; improving the economic security and prosperity of women and girls; and encouraging women and girls in leadership roles.
Advancing gender equality is a key priority for the Government of Canada. The COVID-19 pandemic has magnified systemic and longstanding inequalities, with women and girls disproportionately impacted by the crisis.
The Liberal government has laid out a blueprint for cracking down on harmful online materials posted to platforms such as Facebook and YouTube.
Human trafficking is a heinous crime, with serious impacts on victims and survivors, their families, communities and society as a whole.
Bidding in the 3500 MHz band auction began on June 15, 2021, and ended on July 23, 2021.
Canadians rely on wireless services for work, school, finances and health care, making access to high quality and affordable services essential.
Google and Facebook will require all of their U.S.-based staff to be vaccinated before being allowed to return to the office, and the policy could soon be enforced in other countries where they operate too.
The Minister of Transport, the Honourable Omar Alghabra, will make an important funding announcement in support of airport recovery at the Vancouver International Airport. Minister Alghabra will be joined by the President and CEO of the Vancouver International Airport, Tamara Vrooman.
The Action Committee on Court Operations in Response to COVID-19 has released its first Progress Report, Playing a leadership role during the pandemic, the Committee successfully engaged in new ways of collaboration across the justice system, and fostered information sharing during the COVID-19 crisis.
On behalf of the Honourable Bernadette Jordan, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, Member of Parliament for West Vancouver—Sunshine Coast—Sea to Sky Country Patrick Weiler, will announce details of infrastructure project funding by the Government of Canada for the Sunshine Coast, under the DFO Small Craft Harbour Program.
The Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, will announce how the Government of Canada will give additional support to families with young children.
Today, as part of #EVWeekinCanada, Ron McKinnon, Member of Parliament for Coquitlam–Port Coquitlam, on behalf of the Honourable Seamus O’Regan Jr., Minister of Natural Resources, announced a combined investment of $830,000 to support communities across British Columbia, Alberta and Ontario with the electrification of Canada’s light-duty vehicles, putting Canadians in the driver’s seat on the… Continue reading New EV Chargers Coming to British Columbia
Governments support tourism sector in Saint John
Earlier this week, the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Indigenous Services, visited First Nations communities in northwestern Ontario and met with First Nations leaders and partners to discuss the health needs of communities. Minister Miller reaffirmed the Government of Canada’s commitment to meet those needs.
Interpreters who assisted the Canadian military during the war in Afghanistan should be flown to Canada and resettled here as soon as possible, Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland said today.
An individual spent several night shifts caring for patients and answering call bells at St. Boniface Hospital in July despite not actually being employed there, said the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority.
WD is supporting the launch of a virtual learning platform to match Indigenous workers with employment opportunities in British Columbia’s forestry sector. This funding will support inclsuive growth opportunites in B.C.’s Indigenous communities.
The Government of Canada invests more than $209,000 in 11 organizations that support official languages in British Columbia
Bruce Peninsula National Park purchases four properties along the Georgian Bay Shoreline.
Israel’s prime minister on Thursday announced that the country would offer a coronavirus booster to people over 60 who have already been vaccinated. The announcement by Naftali Bennett makes Israel the first country to offer a third dose of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine to its citizens on a wide scale.
On July 27, 2021, Larry Wayne Jesse, an inmate from Pacific Institution died while in our custody of apparent natural causes.