Saturday, November 17, 2018

Building a vibrant economic future for Atlantic Canada

The Government of Canada and the governments of the four Atlantic Provinces are working together to build a vibrant economic future for Atlantic Canada by focussing their efforts and resources to stimulate the region's economy, support the middle class and address both long standing and emerging regional challenges....

Pugwash Benefitting from Community Infrastructure Improvements

Bill Casey, Member of Parliament for Cumberland-Colchester, today announced contributions totalling $139,375, through the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA)'s Business Development Program (BDP) and the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program (CIP150), to upgrade community infrastructure in Pugwash....

Media tour of West Block and Visitor Welcome Centre construction sites on Parliament Hill...

Members of the media are invited to follow a guided tour of the West Block and Visitor Welcome Centre construction sites on Thursday, September 15, 2016....

Eastern Shore Wildlife Association Lodge Receives a Breath of Fresh Air

Sean Fraser, Member of Parliament for Central Nova, today announced a $48,000 contribution through the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program (CIP150) to assist in revitalizing the Eastern Shore Wildlife Association Lodge....

Making the Rounds for More Collaborative Healthcare

Andy Fillmore, Member of Parliament for Halifax, today announced a Government of Canada investment of $500,000 in Boondoc Technologies (operating as The Rounds) which will allow physicians, pharmacists, and other healthcare practitioners to draw on the expertise of their peers around the world. MP Fillmore made the announcement on behalf of the...

Forest Glen Benefits from Canada 150 Infrastructure Program

The Forest Glen Community Center has received $20,026 in funding through the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program (CIP150) to assist with upgrades to the building. During a visit to the Center on Monday night, Colin Fraser, Member of Parliament for West Nova, delivered the news on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of...

Atlantic Film Festival rolls out red carpet for industry and patrons

On the opening day of the 36th edition of the Atlantic Film Festival, Andy Fillmore, Member of Parliament for Halifax, is announcing two separate contributions to the Atlantic Film Festival Association totaling $563,300. Later this evening, MP Fillmore will join other guests to deliver remarks prior to the curtain rising for the Halifax premiere...

Annapolis County Food Bank Expands to Serve Community

Colin Fraser, Member of Parliament for West Nova, today announced an $11,197 contribution, through the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program, to support the Twelve Baskets Food Bank Association as it upgrades and expands its building....

Media Advisory –¬†Edmonton, Alberta

Members of the media are invited to attend an important infrastructure announcement with the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, the Honourable Brian Mason, Minister of Infrastructure and Minister of Transportation, and His Worship Don Iveson, Mayor of Edmonton....

Somalia truck bombing toll over 300 as funerals begin

The death toll from Saturday's truck bombing in Somalia's capital is now over 300, the director of an ambulance service said Monday, as the...