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5 june 2019

14:00
The 2019 Redpath Waterfront Festival, presented by Billy Bishop Airport, will be bringing more than beautiful tall ships to Toronto's waterfront, June 29-July 1. Thanks to a $100,000 Celebrate Ontario grant from the Ministry of Tourism Culture and...

13:43
NDP Health Critic France Gelinas will present nearly 3000 signed Unifor Care Takes Time petitions to the Ontario legislature. The petition is calling on the provincial government to legislate a minimum four hours standard of care in long-term care...

12:07
Hundreds of federal correctional officers will carry a giant needle in front of Parliament to protest the Prison Needle Exchange Program (PNEP). Implemented in some prisons, the PNEP grants inmates access to their own needles to use intravenous...

10:45
Nearly a year after the Ford government was elected, parents and educators are calling out the province's handling of child care. "At every step, the Ford government is making child care less stable, less affordable and...

08:00
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...


4 june 2019

18:55
Global demand for fish and seafood as a high-protein food source is increasing significantly. Over half of seafood consumed world wide is produced by aquaculture operations. Ensuring that the aquaculture industry is successful in the future is...

07:00
Boehringer Ingelheim (Canada) Ltd., the University Hospital Foundation and the Government of Alberta are pleased to announce a collaboration which will focus on developing solutions to address treatment gaps in the area of Chronic Obstructive...


3 june 2019

14:48
Please join us for a town hall about the proposed Pictou-Antigonish stretch of Highway 104. The two events take place in Antigonish on June 4 and in New Glasgow on June 5. "The provincial government wants to hand over...

10:30
Safe and efficient road networks are key to helping our businesses prosper, supporting economic growth and enabling people to spend less time in traffic and more time with loved ones. Today, the Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of...

10:00
The Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse launches today the call for nominations for the 2019 Rights and Freedoms Award. The theme of this edition, "Beyond prejudice, communicating differently", reminds us that the media...


1 june 2019

12:53
"The next year will be an important one for working people in Ontario. There is lot at stake for us.  But we are ready," said CUPE Ontario president Fred Hahn in recognition of an ambitious action plan adopted by over 1000 delegates to CUPE Ontario's...


31 may 2019

17:31
The Office of the Secretary issued a Notice of Hearing pursuant to Sections 127 and 127.1 of the Securities Act. A copy of the Notice of Hearing dated May 31, 2019 and Statement of Allegations dated May 31, 2019 are available at www.osc.gov.on.ca....

17:00
Seniors in Peachland now have access to new affordable rental homes, thanks to a partnership between the Governments of Canada and British Columbia, the District of Peachland, Peachland Seniors Support Society and community partners....

10:27
The New Democratic Party's climate plan released today shows it's possible to put workers at the heart of action for our climate, says the United Steelworkers (USW). "The NDP has always been a leader with its...

09:00
As of today, the legal aid eligibility thresholds increased by 4.17%, which is equal to the percentage by which the minimum wage increased on May 1, 2019. The Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Québec, Sonia...

07:07
To draw attention to the devastating impact of nearly $300 million in budget cuts to legal aid, frontline legal clinic workers, members of OPSEU Local 5118 and community members will host a series of "pop-up legal clinics" in front of Conservative...

06:00
A large corporation called Alcanna, which could reap significant profits from the Ford government's expensive and dangerous scheme to expand privatized alcohol sales, is threatening to sue OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas because he called for...


30 may 2019

19:12
1000 public sector workers who are members of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) Ontario from across the province, marched to Queen's Park on Thursday to underscore the point that they are prepared to mount strong resistance in their home...

14:29
To draw attention to the devastating impact of nearly $300 million in budget cuts to legal aid, frontline legal clinic workers, members of OPSEU Local 5118 and community members will host a series of "pop-up legal clinics" in front of Conservative...

12:00
Today, Scotiabank announced its signing of both the UN LGBTI (lesbian, gay, bi, trans and intersex) Standards for Business Conduct and the UN Women's Empowerment Principles (WEPs), further demonstrating the Bank's continued commitment to Diversity...

11:59
In advance of World No Tobacco Day (May 31), Jorge Araya, President of Imperial Tobacco Canada, reiterated the company's commitment to offering potentially reduced-risk products to adult consumers and to finding solutions to the problem of youth...


28 may 2019

16:25
In tabling Bill 117, An Act to amend the Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act, the Ontario government is accepting responsibility for the delivery of animal welfare law enforcement in Ontario, one of the main recommendations...

12:47
In response to Premier Legault's May 17 announcement of the creation of a Special Parliamentary Committee on Youth Protection chaired by Régine Laurent, the Assembly of First Nations Quebec-Labrador (AFNQL) reiterates the importance of including...


27 may 2019

19:25
Today, the Government of British Columbia announced its Biosimilars Initiative, which will transition patients who use specific reference biologic drugs for some rheumatology, dermatology and diabetes indications to a biosimilar. The initiative could...

17:57
It is deeply disappointing that the Ford government is proceeding with this reckless plan to pave the way to further privatize alcohol sales.  It is both socially and fiscally irresponsible. We urge the government to not proceed with the...

17:09
OPSEU President Warren (Smokey) Thomas says Ontarians shouldn't be fooled by Ford's about-face on funding for land ambulance, public health and child care services. "When it comes to funding for vital public services that Ontarians rely on, the Ford...

15:53
Retail Council of Canada (RCC) gives the Ontario Government's new Alcohol Report, released earlier this afternoon, a standing ovation. This report calls on the Ontario Government to act expeditiously where it can while it...

15:31
The Ontario Convenience Stores Association (OCSA) is available for comment on the government's decision on the future of beer and wine retailing in Ontario, and what this means for Ontario's breweries and wineries. Date: Monday, May 27, 2019 Time:...

14:51
Biosimilars Canada, a national association representing Canada's biosimilar medicines industry, today congratulated the Government of British Columbia for announcing a program in which patients taking originator biologic drugs will be "switched" or...

14:00
The Canadian Biosimilars Forum today commends the Government of British Columbia (B.C.) for taking a decisive step toward enhancing patient care by implementing well-controlled, one-time transitions of those patients currently using a reference...

12:38
Under the cloud of unprecedented cuts and restructuring, and a sustained attack on communities and workers' rights, from the Doug Ford Progressive Conservatives (PCs), more than 1000 CUPE Ontario members from across the province are at Toronto's...

12:19
The Association of Municipalities of Ontario is pleased that the Government of Ontario announced today that it will reverse mid-year cuts to critical services of public health, childcare and ambulance services. "AMO...

10:34
Urgences-santé is proud to join the National Emergency Medical Services Week, which will run until June 1st. This week will be even more special for us as our organization celebrates its 30th anniversary. Under the theme 30 years "to your health", we...


25 may 2019

06:00
Supporters from across Quebec and elsewhere in Canada and the United States will converge on Trois Rivières, Que., this Saturday, May 25, for a massive rally in solidarity with locked-out workers from the nearby ABI aluminum smelter....


24 may 2019

17:21
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15:49
The Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP) is pleased the British Columbia Court of Appeal has reaffirmed that no one province has the authority to shut down construction of the Trans Mountain expansion pipeline (TMEP). The future of TMEP...

15:31
The Ford government's education cuts are threatening some of the most highly regarded programs for students from multicultural and Black communities and Toronto education workers are gearing up for the fight to save them....

14:00
Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED) The Governments of Canada and Quebec are awarding a total of $1,047,500 in financial assistance to Montagne du Diable Regional Park (MDRP) for building a reception chalet and a parking lot, as well...

13:13
Arthritis Research Canada received exciting news at Wednesday night's annual ARThritis Soirée ? a $2 million funding announcement by Health Minister Adrian Dix. This boosted the event's fundraising total to an amazing $2,355,000 in support of...

11:18
Investing in local water and wastewater systems is key to improving people's quality of life, protecting waterways and positioning communities for growth. Today, the Honourable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, on...

11:00
In March 2018, the Fort McKay Métis made national headlines by announcing that they had taken the unprecedented step of buying the land on which they live. This was a huge step towards self-determination. Today, the McKay Métis are celebrating an...

10:15
The first action plan in a 10-year federal-provincial housing agreement will invest more than $62 million into the repair, renovation and creation of affordable rental units over the next three years.   Cost-matched...

10:15
The federal and provincial governments are investing a total of $480,000 for the purchase and renovation of a building to help Nazareth House expand its shelter operations. The Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Minister...


23 may 2019

12:53
A clear majority of English-speaking Quebecers do not support restrictions on religious symbols worn by public officials. That conclusion stood out in a recent poll that surveyed Quebecers' attitudes towards the Coalition Avenir Québec government's...

09:00
Supporters from across Quebec and elsewhere in Canada and the United States will converge on Trois Rivières, Que., this Saturday, May 25, for a massive rally in solidarity with locked-out workers from the nearby ABI aluminum smelter. The 1,030...

09:00
The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Tourism, Official Languages and La Francophonie, will be delivering speaking remarks at the Greater Vernon Chamber of Commerce, the Penticton and Wine Country Chamber of Commerce and the BC Chamber Annual...

08:30
The OACIQ, the real estate brokerage authority, publishes today Trust in action ? Highlights 2018*, which presents the various actions taken by the Organization over the past year to fulfill the important mission entrusted to it by the Government of...

06:00
Members of the media are invited to attend an important infrastructure event regarding green infrastructure investments with Sean Fraser, Member of Parliament for Central Nova, on behalf of the Honourable Bernadette Jordan, Minister of Rural Economic...


22 may 2019

15:58
The results of the May 14, 2019 greenhouse gas (GHG) emission units auction held jointly with the California Air Resources Board (CARB) were made public today. During the sale, 66,321,122 current vintage emission units were sold at $23.48 CA...

15:38
The Federal, Provincial and Territorial (FPT) Ministers Responsible for Seniors Forum met today to discuss key priorities and meaningful ways to support current and future generations of Canadian seniors. The meeting was co-chaired by the Honourable...

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