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23:12 AST (Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017) - Correctional Service Canada

Lockdown and search at Collins Bay Institution - Medium-security unit

On February 13, 2017, at about 6:30 p.m., a lockdown was put in place in the medium-security unit at Collins Bay Institution, to enable staff members to conduct an exceptional search....

23:05 AST (Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017) - Correctional Service Canada

Death of an inmate at Archambault Institution

On February 11, 2017, Réal Savard, an inmate from Archambault Institution died while in our custody....

20:01 AST (Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017) - Global Affairs Canada

Minister of Foreign Affairs to visit Europe

The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today announced that she will join the Prime Minister in Strasbourg, France, on February 16, 2017, for his historic address to the European Parliament....

17:00 AST (Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017) - National Energy Board

National Energy Board to hold public hearing to consider the Wyndwood Pipeline Project

The National Energy Board (NEB) will hold a public hearing to consider a proposal from Westcoast Energy Inc., doing business as Spectra Energy Transmission, (Westcoast) to build and operate the 27-kilometre-long Wyndwood Pipeline Expansion Project in northeast British Columbia. The NEB's Hearing Order, released today, outlines the key steps and deadlines for the hearing.The hearing will include both oral and written components....

16:29 AST (Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017) - Global Affairs Canada

International Trade Minister to visit France and Germany

The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of International Trade, today announced that he will attend the European Parliament vote on the Canada-EU Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) and the Canada-EU Strategic Partnership Agreement (SPA) in Strasbourg, France, on February 15, 2017....

12:59 AST (Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017) - National Defence and the Canadian Armed Forces

Sexual assault charge laid against military member in St. Hubert

On February 14, 2017, the Canadian Forces National Investigation Service charged a member of the Royal Canadian Air Force with one count of sexual assault under the Criminal Code of Canada....

12:46 AST (Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017) - Competition Bureau

Does Canada offer a competitive environment where FinTech innovation can flourish?

Media are invited to attend a workshop on competition and FinTech innovation on Tuesday February 21, 2017. During the workshop, the FinTech community - including Canadian start‑ups, banks, provincial and federal regulators, and international experts - will be asked to examine the connections between competition, innovation and regulation, as they plan for the future. A key question to be addressed is whether Canada offers a competitive environment where FinTech innovation can flourish....

12:15 AST (Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017) - Veterans Affairs Canada

Parliamentary Secretary Sherry Romanado visits The Perley and Rideau Veterans' Health Centre to deliver valentines to Veterans

Today, Sherry Romanado, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, helped long-term care providers at the Perley and Rideau Veterans' Health Centre deliver Valentine's Day cards to Veterans...

12:00 AST (Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017) - Employment and Social Development Canada

Taking action against harassment and sexual violence in federal workplaces

The Government of Canada believes harassment and sexual violence are wrong - they have no place at work, or anywhere. All Canadians deserve to be treated fairly and protected from harm while at work....

11:40 AST (Tuesday, Feb 14, 2017) - Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario

FedDev Ontario Invests in Vaughan Aerospace Manufacturer

The Government of Canada is committed to supporting Canadian aerospace manufacturers that are investing in innovation, which generates benefits for local communities and creates well-paying jobs for Canadians....

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