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News by subject: CPG

28 june 2019

10:47
Today the Government of Canada inaugurated the iconic Samuel De Champlain Bridge. This bridge will provide a toll-free, safe and modern 21st century link between Montreal and the South Shore for the thousands of commuters and tourists and the...

06:00
Members of the media are invited to attend the completion of the Chambord Baseball field improvement with Richard Hébert, Member of Parliament for Lac-St-Jean and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Small Business and Export Promotion, on...


27 june 2019

13:25
Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) commends the Government of British Columbia, along with the federal government and the City of Grand Forks, for together investing nearly $50 million in important flood mitigation projects in the Regional District of...

12:00
Investing in local wastewater systems is crucial to ensuring Canadians and their families have access to modern reliable services that meet their needs, protecting provincial waterways and preserving local ecosystems. Today, the Honourable...

11:44
On the cusp of the 2019 Games, which begin on July 24th in Lima, Peru, the Toronto Organizing Committee for the 2015 Pan American and Parapan American Games is in the final stages of winding up (except for a dispute between the federal and provincial...

11:29
Nature is an important part of the Canadian and Quebec identity. For this reason, the Governments of Canada and Quebec have each committed to preserving marine biodiversity and thus entered into a collaborative arrangement in March 2018 for the...

11:14
Members of the media are invited to attend the completion of the Chambord Baseball field improvement with Richard Hébert, Member of Parliament for Lac-St-Jean and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Small Business and Export Promotion, on...

11:00
Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED) The governments of Canada and Quebec are providing a total of $2,780,000 in financial assistance to the company FjordAl Aluminium for starting up an aluminium rod manufacturing plant in the...

09:34
Dr. Sohail Gandhi, President, Ontario Medical Association issued the following statement this morning. "I am proud to be the President of Ontario's 31,500 practising physicians.  I know that making sure every patient gets...

08:00
The Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF) today published the Statement of key planned initiatives for 2019-2020 to inform the industry and the general public of the key regulatory and supervisory initiatives that it plans to carry out this year....

07:00
Today marks an historic step forward in building mental health awareness in Ontario with the proclamation of the first-ever Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Awareness Day. The Police Association of Ontario, which represents over 18,000 sworn and...


26 june 2019

13:40
Now more than ever, communities need help adapting to the frequent and intensifying weather events caused by climate change. Reducing the impact of natural disasters such as flooding is critical to keeping Canadian families safe, protecting local...

13:00
Today the Autorité des marches financiers is pleased to announce the publication of the Global Financial Innovation Network's ("GFiN") "One Year On" report. "The details of the report published today highlight the rigor and proactivity with which...

12:40
The governments of Canada and Alberta and the City of Edmonton are improving lives for families and individuals in Edmonton with the grand opening of the new Parkdale ONE development. The Honourable Amarjeet Sohi,...

11:17
Join the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Natural Resources, on behalf of the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development and Minister Responsible for Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC), the...

10:55
The Ontario Pharmacists Association (OPA) welcomes the second report issued today by Premier Ford's Council on Improving Healthcare and Ending Hallway Medicine and looks forward to being part of the solution to improving the design and delivery of...


25 june 2019

12:20
The Minister of Forests, Wildlife and Parks and Minister Responsible for the Abitibi-Témiscamingue Region and the Nord-du-Québec Region, Pierre Dufour, met last week in Mistissini with representatives and members from concerned Cree communities to...

10:16
Group Mach Inc. ("Mach") is pleased to announce its non-binding agreement with the Government of Quebec in connection with Mach's formal proposal to acquire all issued and outstanding voting shares (the "Shares") of Transat A.T. Inc. ("Transat" or...

09:00
AbbVie , a global research and development-based biopharmaceutical company, today announced that the Institut national...


24 june 2019

15:40
Defending vulnerable kids and the public services they rely on was the order of the day during a lunchtime rally led by OPSEU Local 454 members and workers with the Children's Aid Society of Ottawa.  They brought their message ? Cuts Hurt Kids ?...

11:31
The Honourable Eileen E. Gillese, Commissioner of the Public Inquiry into the Safety and Security of Residents in the Long-Term Care Homes System has announced that she will release her final Report, complete with Recommendations, at noon on...

07:15
OPSEU members from the Children's Aid Society of Ottawa will be rallying in support of the children and families they serve as the Ford government makes devastating cuts to children's aid societies across the province. As part of the nearly $100...


21 june 2019

18:15
OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas is calling on Doug Ford's chief of staff to do the honourable thing and resign after yet another scandalous revelation about his behaviour and judgment. "The Premier has had a rough go, and a lot of his problems...

14:48
OPSEU members from the Children's Aid Society of Ottawa will be rallying in support of the children and families they serve as the Ford government makes devastating cuts to children's aid societies across the province. As part of the nearly $100...

11:46
Retail Council of Canada today called on the B.C. Government to restore an exemption from the B.C. Provincial Sales Tax for the "adult incontinence products." Although Government communications in 2013 clearly state that...

10:30
Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED) The government of Quebec and the government of Canada as well as Investissement Québec (IQ) award financial assistance totalling over $4.5M to Gestion Jerico to support projects that represent...

10:28
In the wake of Desjardins Group's recent announcement regarding the recent personal data leak, the AMF is warning members and clients of the institution that they may be the target of fraudulent e-mails (spam), text messages and telephone calls....

08:30
The Ontario Nurses' Association (ONA) is launching a province-wide "Priorities and Promises" ad campaign to call out the Conservative government's shot-in-the-dark approach to health-care reform and urge the public to voice their opposition....

08:00
On this National Indigenous Peoples Day, Minister Responsible for Indigenous Affairs Sylvie D'Amours paid tribute to the age-old contribution of the Aboriginal communities to Québec's history. She also emphasized the importance of continuing to build...


20 june 2019

19:01
The Ford Conservatives' unprecedented Cabinet shuffle, after only one year in office, will not improve their plummeting polling numbers or fix the problem of cuts to public services faced by Ontarians says the President of Canadian Union of Public...

18:41
Valérie Plante, Mayor of Montréal and Chair of the Communauté métropolitaine de Montréal (CMM); Chantal Rouleau, Minister for Transport and Minister Responsible for the Metropolis and the Montréal Region; Jean-François Parenteau, Mayor of the Borough...

13:45
35th Anniversary of La Ronde's World Renowned Fireworks Competition MONTREAL, June 20, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - La Ronde proudly presents the 35th edition of L'International des Feux Loto-Québec (IFLQ) in collaboration with...

10:55
Five people have been charged after the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) concluded an investigation involving Ontario-based supplier of millions of child pornography images and videos. At a news conference, Commissioner Thomas CARRIQUE and Detective...

07:00
The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, on behalf of the Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour along with Jean Boulet, Minister of Labour, Employment and...

07:00
The Petits Chanteurs du Mont-Royal (PCMR) are calling for the help of the Minister of Education and Higher Education, Mr. Jean-François Roberge. An internal survey of the elementary school's parents of the Petits...


19 june 2019

14:21
The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, on behalf of the Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour along with Jean Boulet, Minister of Labour, Employment and...

12:56
From June 20 to September 15, Musée de la civilisation is presenting an exhibition devoted entirely to the creative work and inspiration of the great Québec fashion designer, Jean-Claude Poitras. Jointly produced by Musée de la civilisation and the...

12:54
From June 20 until September 15, Musée de la civilisation presents Soft Shells. Photographs by Libby Oliver, an exhibition dedicated to an ongoing photo series by Canadian visual artist Libby Oliver. In Soft Shells, the Victoria, British Columbia...

10:00
The Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec (MNBAQ), in collaboration with RBC, its financial partner, is proud to present Raccord, the exhibition of artist Numa Amun, recipient of the third MNBAQ Contemporary Art Award. From June 20, 2019 to...

08:00
Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED) Isabelle Charest, Minister for Education, Minister Responsible for the Status of Women and Member of the National Assembly for Brome-Missisquoi, and the Honourable Denis Paradis, Member of...

07:00
The Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal is pleased to invite the media to the press conference inaugurating the museum's summer exhibitions: Rebecca Belmore: Facing the Monumental, Nadia Myre, Chloë Lum & Yannick Desranleau, Ragnar Kjartansson. As...

07:00
Media representatives are invited to the launch of the program of the KWE! Meet with Indigenous Peoples event. This third edition will take place from August 30th to September 2nd at the place de l'Assemblée-Nationale in Quebec City.  Will be there...


18 june 2019

16:37
With the Toronto District School Board (TDSB) set to implement the largest cuts since the Harris era to its budget, education workers are urging trustees to follow the example of their predecessors and to refuse to pass a budget that make students,...

16:32
Société des traversiers du Québec (STQ) is pleased to announce that the pilot project to improve the service at Entry Island?Cap-aux-Meules ferry crossing that began last fall will resume from June 21 to September 1, which will result in the addition...

11:00
The Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, and Mr. Jonatan Julien, Minister of Energy and Natural Resources and Minister Responsible for the Côte-Nord Region, will make a funding announcement at the port of Sept?Îles to improve trade and...

07:00
Media representatives are invited to the launch of the program of the KWE! Meet with Indigenous Peoples event. This third edition will take place from August 30th to September 2nd at the place de l'Assemblée-Nationale in Quebec City.  Will be there...


17 june 2019

15:12
Tourism is thriving in Canada, bringing in record numbers of international visitors in 2017 and 2018, and the federal, provincial and territorial governments are collaborating on shared opportunities to unlock the visitor economy. This will help...

13:30
Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED) Deliwok is a highly innovative agri-food sector business. To help it maintain its momentum, the business has been awarded a $1.15 million repayable contribution from Canada Economic Development for...

09:00
The Haldimand-Norfolk Health Unit's decision to no longer fill vacant staff positions has resulted in cancelled services, and workload challenges for nurses. "The Ford government's announced intent to cut public health...


16 june 2019

20:11
The Quebec Community Groups Network concluded its two-day Annual General Meeting Saturday united and ready to contend with an unfriendly Coalition Avenir Québec government jeopardizing the fundamental rights of our minority community. "The...