Minister Kenney tours Assiniboine Community College and discusses Canada Apprentice Loan

By Employment and Social Development Canada The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development, joined Larry Maguire, Member of Parliament for Brandon–Souris, at Assiniboine Community College today, where they spoke with students and administration about available supports for apprentices offered by the Government of Canada. During the tour, Minister Kenney highlighted the new Canada Apprentice Loan, an Economic Action Plan 2014 commitment that provides apprentices in Red Seal trades access to interest-free loans of up to $4,000 per period of technical training. …read more

Source:: Government of Canada


Cabinet ministers take five per cent pay cut; MLAs asked to follow suit


Effective February 1, cabinet ministers will voluntarily take a five per cent wage reduction as part of their commitment to exercising fiscal discipline in these challenging times.

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Source:: Government of Alberta


BC Coroners Service identifies motor vehicle incident victim

The BC Coroners Service has confirmed the identity of a woman who died after a motor vehicle incident near Kelowna on Jan. 28, 2015. …read more

Source:: Government of British Colombia


World Sound Healing Day – February 14, 2015 – A Sonic Valentine to Earth

By Healing Sounds “Become a Sonic Co-Creator,” says sound pioneer Jonathan Goldman ( Send a Healing “AH” sound to the planet with your voice! Attend or plan a local World Sound Healing Day event, join with online participants at or from wherever you are. [] …read more

Source:: Pr.Com – United States


Ban condemns destruction of villages, displacement of thousands in Darfur

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today condemned the reported aerial bombardment and destruction of villages in the Golo locality of Central Darfur, and expressed concern over the worsening security situation, which has seen thousands of civilians displaced. …read more

Source:: United Nations


Minister Fast to Host Go Global Export Workshop for Edmonton Small and Medium-Sized Businesses

By Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade, will host a Go Global export workshop on January 30 in Edmonton. …read more

Source:: Government of Canada


Public Advisory: Wolf Diagnosed with Rabies in Labrador West

Natural Resources
Health and Community Services

The Department of Natural Resources has diagnosed a wolf that was recently killed about six kilometres east of Labrador City with rabies.

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Source:: Government of Newfoundland and Labrador


Road Show for CODE 2015 Engages Montréal’s Open Data Community

By Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat Government of Canada promotes the value and use of open data …read more

Source:: Government of Canada