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11:00 AST (Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017) - Veterans Affairs Canada

Minister Hehr Delivers Valentines to Veterans and Announces Changes to Veterans' Access to Parkwood Institute

Minister Hehr delivers valentines to Veterans and announces a new partnership agreement with Parkwood Institute that will improve Veterans' access to long term care...

11:00 AST (Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017) - Financial Consumer Agency of Canada

New members and mandate for National Steering Committee on Financial Literacy

Lucie Tedesco, Commissioner of the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada (FCAC), today announced that 15 leaders representing all sectors were named to the National Steering Committee on Financial Literacy, chaired by Jane Rooney, Canada's Financial Literacy Leader....

10:05 AST (Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017) - Competition Bureau

Competition Bureau does not oppose pesticide manufacturing acquisition

The Competition Bureau has determined that the proposed acquisition of Syngenta AG (Syngenta) by China National Chemical Corp. (ChemChina), operated in Canada through its subsidiary ADAMA Agricultural Solutions Canada Ltd. (ADAMA), is unlikely to result in a substantial lessening or prevention of competition for the supply of pesticides in Canada....

15:00 AST (Monday, Feb 13, 2017) - Western Economic Diversification Canada

Government of Canada Invests $100,000 in Improvements to Hope's Community Infrastructure

A popular fitness centre in western Canada will receive a much-needed upgrade with a Government of Canada CIP 150 investment of $100,000....

14:45 AST (Monday, Feb 13, 2017) - Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada

$2.04-million modernization project at the Cégep de Saint-Félicien to improve specialized training in animal health

The Government of Quebec and the Government of Canada announced a $1.33-million investment in the Cégep de Saint-Félicien for expanding and upgrading the institution's animal health pavilion. The investment will also allow the college to build a greenhouse for exotic animals, increase the school's capacity to accept animals and expand the amount of clinic space available for the community....

13:45 AST (Monday, Feb 13, 2017) - Employment and Social Development Canada

Canadians will have their say on the country's Poverty Reduction Strategy

The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, today launched two initiatives to support the development of Canada's Poverty Reduction Strategy: a nation-wide consultation process and a call for nominations for a ministerial advisory committee on poverty. By opening the dialogue on how to reduce poverty, the Government of Canada reiterate its commitment to find solutions to improve the economic well-being of all Canadian families so they can have a real and fair chance to succeed....

13:00 AST (Monday, Feb 13, 2017) - Infrastructure Canada

New wastewater treatment plant in Gander to improve services for residents and contribute to a cleaner environment

By ensuring that water and wastewater systems are modern and efficient, the governments of Canada and Newfoundland and Labrador are safeguarding the well-being of residents, protecting the province's waterways and preserving its ecosystems....

13:00 AST (Monday, Feb 13, 2017) - Patented Medicine Prices Review Board

Patented Medicine Prices Review Board seeks applicants for Chairperson and Board member positions

The Patented Medicine Prices Review Board (PMPRB) is seeking applicants for membership on the Board by way of open, transparent, and merit-based Governor in Council selection processes for the positions of Chairperson and Board member....

12:30 AST (Monday, Feb 13, 2017) - Infrastructure Canada

Interim members named to the Board of Directors of the Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority

The Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, today announced the interim appointments of Marie Campagna and André Juneau to the Board of Directors of the Windsor-Detroit Bridge Authority (WDBA) for a period of up to one year....

11:15 AST (Monday, Feb 13, 2017) - Department of Finance Canada

Minister Morneau Announces New Appointments to Canada Pension Plan Investment Board

The Government of Canada is committed to an open, transparent and merit-based selection process for Governor in Council appointments that serve Canadians' interests....

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