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16:30 AST (Friday, Dec 09, 2016) - Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada

Government of Canada celebrates strong support for cutting-edge research

The Government of Canada values the role that scientists play in contributing to the discoveries and innovations that lead to a strong economy, sustainable environment and vibrant middle class....

16:23 AST (Friday, Dec 09, 2016) - Correctional Service Canada

Seizure of contraband items, lockdown and search at Collins Bay Institution - Maximum security unit

On December 8, 2016, at about 10:00 a.m. staff members confiscated multiple packages containing contraband in the maximum security unit at Collins Bay Institution....

15:50 AST (Friday, Dec 09, 2016) - Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Closure of shellfish harvesting area in Gaspe Peninsula

Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Quebec, wants to inform the Gaspe Peninsula population that the harvesting of shellfish is now forbidden due to pollution and toxicity, in accordance with the prohibition order mentioned below, and pursuant to subsection 3 (1) of the Management of Contaminated Fisheries Regulations, in the following shellfish area:...

15:15 AST (Friday, Dec 09, 2016) - Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat

Government of Canada shows global leadership on open government

The Honourable Scott Brison, President of the Treasury Board, is in Paris, France, today leading Canada's delegation at the Open Government Partnership Global Summit, where he announced that Canada is taking a leadership role in the global movement to improve transparency and open government....

15:00 AST (Friday, Dec 09, 2016) - National Defence and the Canadian Armed Forces

Her Majesty's Canadian Ship Fredericton returns from visit to the Americas

Her Majesty's Canadian Ship (HMCS) Fredericton returned to Halifax, Nova Scotia, today after completing a two and a half week deployment to the Americas....

14:33 AST (Friday, Dec 09, 2016) - Parks Canada

Free Parks Canada 2017 Discovery Pass

National parks, historic sites, and marine conservation areas represent the very best that Canada has to offer. They are the essence of our country because they tell stories of who we are, including the history, cultures and contributions of Indigenous peoples....

14:30 AST (Friday, Dec 09, 2016) - Western Economic Diversification Canada

Government of Canada Announces $700,000 for Game-Changing British Columbia Business

Today, the Honourable Hedy Fry, Member of Parliament for Vancouver Centre, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for Western Economic Diversification Canada, announced $700,000 in funding to Pug Pharm Productions Inc. This investment will help commercialize a new version of the Picnic™ platform which is a highly scalable, cloud-deployed, online loyalty and social engagement engine....

14:15 AST (Friday, Dec 09, 2016) - Canadian Food Inspection Agency

Canadian leadership in plant variety protection receives international recognition

Canada's leadership in protecting new plant varieties has received international recognition with the election of Anthony Parker, Canada's Commissioner of Plant Breeders' Rights, to the International Union for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants (UPOV)....

13:45 AST (Friday, Dec 09, 2016) - Global Affairs Canada

Canada announces support to fight corruption

As Canada marked International Anti-corruption Day, the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, today announced $13.6 million over four years to work with communities, civil society organizations, public institutions and businesses to combat corruption in the following 12 countries: Argentina, Colombia, the Democratic Republic of Congo, Ghana, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Mozambique, Nigeria, Peru, Trinidad and Tobago, and Venezuela....

13:35 AST (Friday, Dec 09, 2016) - Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency

Government of Canada Helps UNB Establish Energy Innovation Program

Program will support development of energy and cybersecurity startups...

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