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News by subject: CPG

22 may 2019

09:00
Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED) Stéphane Lauzon, Member of Parliament for Argenteuil?La Petite-Nation and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, will announce...

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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...

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The Government of Québec, through the Société du Plan Nord, will invest $1.75 million to connect Newmont Goldcorp's Eleonore mine facilities to the existing regional fibre optic network. This project will enable one of Quebec's most innovative mining...


21 may 2019

14:24
Parents, educators and municipal leaders will be petitioning against Ford's child care cuts at child care centres across the province, including in Premier Ford's riding of Etobicoke North, on Wednesday May 22nd, starting at 7:45am....

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Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED) The Governments of Canada and Quebec are awarding a total of $1,697,500 in financial assistance to the Corporation du parc régional de Val-Jalbert to support an investment project valued at more...

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Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED) Rémi Massé, Member of Parliament for Avignon?La Mitis?Matane?Matapédia and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, will announce a financial...

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Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED) A pioneer in research and development, Laboratoire M2 (LM2) has built a solid reputation for manufacturing innovative green products in the fields of disinfection and bio-safety for the human and...

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Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED) Reflex Photonics is a leader in the design, manufacturing and marketing of electronic optics and photonic products for the defence, aerospace and telecom sectors, and for data centres. It supplies...

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Members of the media are invited to attend an important infrastructure event with the Honourable Bernadette Jordan, Minister of Rural Economic Development and the Honourable David Akeeagok, Deputy Premier of Nunavut.   Date: Tuesday, May 21, 2019...


17 may 2019

16:00
Christopher Skeete, the Parliamentary Assistant to the Premier for Relations with English-speaking Quebecers, Christopher Skeete, is pleased to announce that English-speaking seniors will benefit from the ITMAV program (Initiatives de travail de...

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The Government of Canada is committed to helping provinces adjust to pressures in delivering interim housing solutions. To assist British Columbia, the Government will provide $6 million to address costs associated with temporary housing for asylum...

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Thanks to the sustained effort of CFLA and its members, measures included in the new Getting Ontario Moving Act would remove legal uncertainty for auto manufacturer finance companies This resolves a long-standing issue whereby Ontario auto lessors...

10:45
Members of the media are invited to attend an important infrastructure event with the Honourable Bernadette Jordan, Minister of Rural Economic Development and the Honourable David Akeeagok, Deputy Premier of Nunavut.   Date: Tuesday, May 21, 2019...

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In the week since the Ford government announced it is freezing land ambulance grants at 2017-2018 levels, municipalities have been scrambling to sort out the full impact of what could be a cut of $40-50 million province-wide. Ontario paramedics, the...

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Investing in rural broadband infrastructure is critical for communities to engage in the growing digital economy, create jobs and enjoy economic growth. Today, Monte McNaughton, Ontario's Minister of Infrastructure was in Northumberland County to...

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Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED) The Honourable Diane Lebouthillier, Member of Parliament for Gaspésie?Les Îles-de-la-Madeleine and Minister of National Revenue, will announce financial support for the Centre de recherche sur les...

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Marco Mendicino, Parliamentary Secretary to Canada's Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, François-Philippe Champagne, will deliver an important infrastructure announcement for residents of Aurora and tour local facilities that have benefitted...

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The release of yet another public opinion poll that shows Ontarians feel Premier Doug Ford is going in the wrong direction should be taken seriously by his caucus, OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas said Friday. "The Fordicator has taken the...


16 may 2019

23:26
The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the results of the provincial election in Newfoundland and Labrador: "Newfoundlanders and Labradorians have chosen to elect a government led by the Liberal Party of...

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Marco Mendicino, Parliamentary Secretary to Canada's Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, François-Philippe Champagne, will deliver an important infrastructure announcement for residents of Aurora and tour local facilities that have benefitted...

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The Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada (IIROC), today thanked the Government of Saskatchewan for passing legislation that gives IIROC more effective tools to protect Saskatchewan investors. The Securities Amendment Act,...

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LEO Pharma Canada has announced that as of May 1st, 2019, Enstilar® has been added as an exception status benefit through the Nova Scotia Formulary.* Enstilar® (calcipotriol and betamethasone dipropionate) is a spray foam for once-daily topical...


15 may 2019

18:18
The government is disappointed by the open letter of the Quebec Community Groups Network (QCGN) that was published on the website of the Montreal Gazette. Since its election, the government has regularly met with a variety of organisations serving...

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The Société des traversiers du Québec reminds its customers that the MV Ivan-Quinn will be undergoing annual scheduled maintenance from May 20 to June 7, 2019. During this time, maritime passenger transportation service will be ensured by the MV...

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GRAND HALL OF THE PIERRE LASSONDE PAVILIONMUSÉE NATIONAL DES BEAUX-ARTS DU QUÉBEC179, GRANDE ALLÉE OUEST, QUÉBEC (QUÉBEC) G1R 2H1 An exclusive North American presentation at the MNBAQ! Let yourself be carried away by the poetic universe of Joan Miró...

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In the 18th and 19th centuries, some of the greatest scientific minds joined British expeditions that travelled across the world, sailing the oceans. Through the thousands of specimens they collected and studied, they changed the way their...

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Many dignitaries and partners of the Grand Prix du Canada attended today the inauguration ceremony of the new paddocks at Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve, after a year of intensive construction work coordinated by the Société du parc Jean-Drapeau within a...

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The Ministère des Forêts, de la Faune et des Parcs (MFFP) is continuing its action to prevent chronic wasting disease (CWD) from becoming established in the wild white-tailed deer population. Hunters are asked to play an active role in the special...

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Today, the Canadian Electricity Association recognized Hydro Ottawa Ltd.'s MiGen Transactive Grid at its Centre of Excellence on The Hill conference. Originally launched in 2017 as The GREAT-DR, the trial project has received additional funding and...


14 may 2019

18:25
Frontline nurses will be meeting with several MPPs on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, at Queen's Park to discuss the many challenges nurses are facing every day in their workplaces. Following the scheduled meetings, SEIU Healthcare is hosting a Nursing...

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One of the most important historical developments in Ottawa was the creation of the Rideau Canal, now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change and Member of Parliament (Ottawa Centre),...

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New results from data obtained from the Ontario Ministries of the Attorney General and Health and Long-Term Care show that Ontario convenience stores consistently sell age-restricted products like tobacco, lottery tickets, alcohol, and vaping...


13 may 2019

08:00
The Honourable Pablo Rodriguez, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism, announced an investment of $22,100 in the Wakefield Writers Festival des écrivains La Pêche today.   This includes $2100 in funding from the Building Communities...

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We are a group of twenty youth protection directors in the province of Québec. Each of us chose to dedicate our professional lives to our society's children, and especially the most vulnerable among them, out of conviction and love. We believe they...


10 may 2019

13:20
A group of people, most of whom reside on Montréal's South Shore, scored the whopping $50,000,000 jackpot in Lotto Max's May 3 draw. The winners?a mix of friends, family, and complete strangers?played using Formule Groupe. The jackpot will be split...

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Indigenous women hold important places as leaders in their families and communities, as givers and caretakers of life, as peacemakers, peacekeepers, and protectors. By creating the conditions for Indigenous women to succeed, we are supporting their...

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Members of the media are invited to come meet the lucky winners who'll be splitting the $50,000,000 jackpot they won using Formule Groupe in the May 3 Lotto Max draw. The retailer who sold them the ticket will also be in attendance. The press...

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Members of the media are invited to come meet the lucky winners who'll be splitting the $50,000,000 jackpot they won using Formule Groupe in the May 3 Lotto Max draw. The retailer who sold them the ticket will also be in attendance. The press...


9 may 2019

16:02
Appearing before a parliamentary committee today to present its comments on Bill 16, the Organisme d'autoréglementation du courtage immobilier du Québec (OACIQ) reiterates its support for the government's desire to better regulate divided...

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Canada's universal, publicly funded health system is a source of pride for Canadians. The Government of Canada is working with provinces and territories to strengthen health care and to adapt the system to the changing needs of Canadians. Today, the...

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Year after year, numerous official languages-related problems are raised and debated, and year after year, they remain unresolved. This situation is cause for great concern and shows the very real need to modernize the Official Languages Act. Today,...

10:16
The Société des traversiers du Québec informs the population that the cargo transportation service between Harrington Harbour and Chevery with the barge Mécatina II resumed yesterday. For vehicle transportation, please...

10:00
Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED) The Honourable Diane Lebouthillier, Member of Parliament for Gaspésie?Les Îles-de-la-Madeleine and Minister of National Revenue, together with Eva Nassif, Member of Parliament for Vimy, will...


8 may 2019

16:31
OPSEU will be rallying and picketing at a $1,000-a-plate fundraiser for Ontario Finance Minister Vic Fedeli's Nipissing Riding Association on Wednesday. The information picket is to raise awareness in support of Ontario's public services. The...

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Health Canada has responded favorably to requests submitted by Héma-Québec and the Canadian Blood Services and reduced the temporary exclusion period for donating blood for man who had sex with a man (MSM). Within a few weeks, the 12-month exclusion...

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Andy Fillmore, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism, will attend Canadian Music Week and meet with music industry stakeholders on Thursday. Mr. Fillmore will participate in these activities on behalf of...


7 may 2019

13:13
CUPE Local 905 members will be holding an information picket tomorrow May 8th from 6:30-7:30pm at Michael Tibollo's $1,600 per plate fundraiser: "An evening of relaxation and conversation." As Minister of Culture, Tibollo is responsible for library...

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More than 50 moms and Early Childhood Educators are at Queen's Park today to speak out against the Ford government's cuts to child care funding. With 46 out of 47 municipalities across Ontario facing direct cuts to child...

07:30
Arianne Phosphate (the "Company" or "Arianne") , a development-stage phosphate mining company, advancing the Lac à Paul project in Quebec's Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean region is pleased to announce that it has closed on a $1.5 million investment from...


6 may 2019

14:58
Artistic duos! Art history abounds with the love stories and exciting creation of artists. Romantic sagas will be at the forefront of forthcoming major exhibitions presented at the Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec (MNBAQ) in the fall of 2019...