Friday, July 20, 2018

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....

Recreational Infrastructure to Receive Upgrades in Rural Cape Breton

The Honourable Mark Eyking, Member of Parliament for Sydney – Victoria, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA), today announced two non-repayable contributions totaling $45,998 through the Canada 150...

National Energy Board Technical Briefing for the NEB Modernization Expert Panel

Good morning Panelists. We are pleased to be here today. My name is Peter Watson. I am the Chair and CEO of the National Energy Board (NEB). I am joined today by some of my senior management team and professional leaders. These executives bring to the table a range of diverse experiences and knowledge on areas specific to your review....

L’Arche Cape Breton Society to Build New Facility

Today at L'Arche Cape Breton Society's (L'Arche) Iron Mines location, Rodger Cuzner, Member of Parliament for Cape Breton-Canso, announced a $460,000 non-repayable contribution to help build a new 3,800 square-foot facility. This Government of Canada funding, which is being provided through the ACOA's Innovative Communities Fund (ICF), will enable...

Bannon Credits Trump For Ushering In Peace, Despite Nuclear Threats, Other Crises

The former White House adviser says President Donald Trump isn't getting the credit he deserves.

China suggests Xi’s political ideology to be elevated in party constitution

BEIJING (Reuters) - Top Chinese officials have praised President Xi Jinping’s political ideology unveiled at a key Communist Party Congress, an indication that he...