Saturday, February 16, 2019

Minister Chagger issues a call to action on women entrepreneurship in Canada and announces...

Today, the Honourable Bardish Chagger, Minister of Small Business and Tourism, is hosting the Canadian Women's Entrepreneurship Conference in Toronto. The Minister invited businesswomen from across the country to come together to share ideas on how more Canadian women business owners can be globally successful. Addressing a crowd of over...

Government of Canada support for Club Perce-Neige de Bégin

Media representatives are invited to attend a press conference at which Denis Lemieux, Member of Parliament for Chicoutimi–Le Fjord, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions, will make an announcement...

Scotian Basin Exploration Drilling Project: Public Comments Invited

The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency is conducting a federal environmental assessment of the proposed Scotian Basin Exploration Drilling Project, located approximately 230 to 370 kilometres off the southeast coast of Nova Scotia....

Canada and British Columbia invest in new energy systems engineering building at Simon Fraser...

The Government of Canada today announced a $90-million investment in a new energy systems engineering building at Simon Fraser University. The investment will equip post-secondary students with the skills, knowledge and education needed to ensure Canada's youth are prepared to take advantage of the well-paying middle-class jobs of today and...

Minister Chagger Sees How TritonWear Technology is Making a Splash

The Leader of the Government in the House of Commons, Minister of Small Business and Tourism and Member of Parliament for Waterloo, the Honourable Bardish Chagger, today attended a demonstration of TritonWear technology – a wearable device that is making Canadian swimmers more competitive by providing state-of-the-art training data....

Minister Chagger Visits University of Waterloo and Learns How TritonWear Technology is Making a...

Today, the Leader of the Government in the House of Commons, Minister of Small Business and Tourism and Member of Parliament for Waterloo, the Honourable Bardish Chagger, attended a demonstration of TritonWear technology at the University of Waterloo. The Minister announced that TritonWear and six other companies recently received funding through...

icejam games inc. looking to be game-changers

Sean Casey, Member of Parliament for Charlottetown, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, and the Honourable Heath MacDonald, PEI Minister of Economic Development and Tourism, will join icejam company officials for a...

Rock Stars to Sweep into Yarmouth for 2017 Canadian Mixed Curling Championships

Colin Fraser, Member of Parliament for West Nova, was in Yarmouth today to announce a $38,868 non-repayable contribution, through ACOA's Innovative Communities Fund, to support the marketing activities of the 2017 Canadian Mixed Host Committee Association as they work to promote Yarmouth County as a sport and event tourism destination. MP Fraser...

Railway Coastal Museum Exhibit to be Restored

The Railway Coastal Museum will receive upgrades, thanks in part to funding from the Government of Canada. Seamus O'Regan, Member of Parliament for St. John's South – Mount Pearl, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for the Atlantic Canada Opportunities...