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13:30 AST (Saturday, Dec 03, 2016) - Infrastructure Canada

Canada and Alberta fund 89 projects to improve public transit across the province

Investing in public infrastructure supports efficient, affordable and sustainable transit services that help Canadians and their families get to work, school and essential services on time and back home safely at the end of a long day....

10:05 AST (Saturday, Dec 03, 2016) - Environment and Climate Change Canada

Canada's Minister of Environment and Climate Change leads clean-technology business delegation to China and meets with the China Council for International Cooperation on Environment and Development

Canada's Minister of Environment and Climate Change, the Honourable Catherine McKenna, will travel to China from December 5-8, 2016 to lead a clean-technology sector business delegation with Canadian and Chinese companies, will have high-level meetings with her counterparts, and will serve as the international executive vice-chair of the China Council for International Cooperation on Environment and Development (CCICED)....

16:25 AST (Friday, Dec 02, 2016) - Global Affairs Canada

International Trade Minister to attend WTO environment ministerial meeting

The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of International Trade, will be in Geneva, Switzerland, on December 3 and 4, 2016, to represent Canada at the Ministerial Meeting on the World Trade Organization (WTO) plurilateral environmental goods agreement (EGA)....

16:20 AST (Friday, Dec 02, 2016) - Government of Canada

Government of Canada proposes stronger regulations to protect children from exposure to lead and cadmium

Young children are curious, always learning and constantly exploring new objects and environments. As they do so, they need to be protected from the possibility of exposure to toxic substances in children's products....

16:15 AST (Friday, Dec 02, 2016) - National Defence and the Canadian Armed Forces

HMCS Edmonton assists in seizures, disruptions of over 2 tonnes of cocaine in Eastern Pacific

Her Majesty's Canadian Ship (HMCS) Edmonton assisted the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) in the disruption of three separate illicit drug shipments from November 15 to 18, 2016, in international waters off the Pacific Coast of Central America. The combined weight of the disrupted drug shipments, confirmed to be cocaine by the USCG, was an estimated 2,120 kg....

15:43 AST (Friday, Dec 02, 2016) - Transport Canada

Vehicle testing marks next big milestone for O-Train Confederation Line

A major milestone in the O-Train Confederation Line Light Rail Transit (LRT) project was celebrated today ......

15:36 AST (Friday, Dec 02, 2016) - Competition Bureau

Public servants who turn a blind eye to wrongful activities will be held accountable

A former Library and Archives Canada manager pleaded guilty today for failing to report wrongdoing related to the purchase of IT professional services....

15:30 AST (Friday, Dec 02, 2016) - Parks Canada

Parks Canada celebrates 50 years of Whooping Crane Conservation

Parks Canada celebrates 50 years of Whooping Crane Conservation...

15:10 AST (Friday, Dec 02, 2016) - Canadian Space Agency

Canadian Space Agency strengthens long-term partnership with European Space Agency to support innovation and science

The European Space Agency's (ESA's) member states and cooperating states gathered in Lucerne, Switzerland, to make important investment decisions regarding Europe's future space activities....

15:08 AST (Friday, Dec 02, 2016) - Transport Canada

Evergreen Extension Officially Open to the Public

The Evergreen extension, which will bring reliable rapid transit service between Coquitlam, Port Moody and Burnaby, was officially opened today by B.C. Premier Christy Clark, Dan Ruimy, Member of Parliament for Pitt Meadows-Maple Ridge on behalf of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Federal Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, and representatives of the project's partners...

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