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12:21 ADT (Thursday, Jul 31, 2014) - Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Harper Government Supports Improving Animal Care Practices

Parliamentary Secretary Pierre Lemieux, on behalf of Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, today announced an investment of over $2 million to the Canadian Animal Health Coalition (CAHC) to develop and update poultry codes and further advance best practices for the care and handling of other farm animals....

11:24 ADT (Thursday, Jul 31, 2014) - Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency

Federal and Provincial governments support construction of Long Harbour industrial park

July 31, 2014 – Long Harbour-Mount Arlington Heights, NL – Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency The Long Harbour Development Corporation (LHDC) is constructing a hydromet industrial supply park (HISP) thanks in part to investments by the federal and provincial governments. The announcement was made today by Senator Norman Doyle, on behalf of the Honourable Rob Moore, Regional Minister for Newfoundland and Labrador and Minister of State (Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency), and the Honourable Susan Sullivan, Minister of Innovation, Business and Rural Development....

10:50 ADT (Thursday, Jul 31, 2014) - Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency

Federal and Provincial Governments Invest in Summer Institute at UNB's J. Herbert Smith Centre

Summer Institute Program Highlights Entrepreneurship Opportunities...

10:30 ADT (Thursday, Jul 31, 2014) - Industry Canada

Harper Government Implements New Measures to Protect Consumers

Industry Minister James Moore today announced that new measures are taking effect to protect Canadian consumers against unfair retail practices, ensuring they get what they pay for when purchasing everyday consumer goods such as gasoline and groceries....

21:05 ADT (Wednesday, Jul 30, 2014) - Citizenship and Immigration Canada

Minister Kenney concludes successful trip to Lebanon

Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development and Minister for Multiculturalism, completed a successful visit to Lebanon where he met community, business, & political leaders, promoted trade, and met Canadian aid workers who are helping victims of the Syrian Civil War....

19:45 ADT (Wednesday, Jul 30, 2014) - Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Harper Government Supports New Opportunities for Canada's Horticulture Industry

Pierre Lemieux, Parliamentary Secretary to Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, and Dean Allison, member of Parliament for Niagara West-Glanbrook, attended an open house at the Vineland Research and Innovation Centre's Victoria Farm and announced two investments worth over $2.5 million from the Government of Canada....

19:17 ADT (Wednesday, Jul 30, 2014) - Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada

Parliamentary Secretary Obhrai Attends Post Forum Dialogue Meeting in Palau

The Honourable Deepak Obhrai, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs and for International Human Rights, will travel to Koror, Palau, to participate in the Pacific Islands Forum (PIF) Post Forum Dialogue plenary session on August 1, 2014. This will be the Parliamentary Secretary's sixth consecutive Post Forum Dialogue meeting, demonstrating Canada's commitment to the Pacific Islands....

19:00 ADT (Wednesday, Jul 30, 2014) - Employment and Social Development Canada

Harper government invests in Housing First homelessness initiatives in Whitehorse and across Yukon

The Government of Canada is investing close to $1.8 million in funding through the Council of Yukon First Nations to combat homelessness in Whitehorse and across Yukon. The announcement was made today by the Honourable Candice Bergen, Minister of State (Social Development)....

18:00 ADT (Wednesday, Jul 30, 2014) - Employment and Social Development Canada

Harper Government supports the Neil Squire Society to help Canadians with disabilities gain job skills

Today, the Honourable Alice Wong, Minister of State (Seniors) and Member of Parliament for Richmond, on behalf of the Honourable Candice Bergen, Minister of State (Social Development), announced over $1.3 million in funding to the Neil Squire Society to help Canadians with disabilities enter the workforce....

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