Statement by Industry Minister James Moore on the Proposed Acquisition of Cirque du Soleil

By Industry Canada Today, Industry Minister James Moore made the following statement on TPG VII CDS Holdings, LP’s application under the Investment Canada Act to acquire control of Cirque du Soleil: …read more

Source:: Government of Canada

      

B.C. celebrates five consecutive carbon neutral years

By Province of BC British Columbia has achieved carbon neutrality across its provincial public sector for the fifth consecutive year, as confirmed in the Carbon Neutral Government Year in Review 2014 report. …read more

Source:: Government of British Colombia

      

Fire Bulletin #5

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Source:: Government of Manitoba

      

BC Coroners Service identifies swimming incident victim

By Province of BC The BC Coroners Service has confirmed the identity of a man who died after a swimming incident on Gabriola Island on June 28, 2015. …read more

Source:: Government of British Colombia

      

Travel tips from the CBSA for the summer travel season

By Canada Border Services Agency As we celebrate Canada Day and kick off the busy summer travel season the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) wishes to remind travellers of some important travel tips. The CBSA makes every effort to effectively manage the increased volumes of passengers during this peak period, as we recognize the importance of border wait times to both the Canadian trade and tourism interests. However, travellers can help facilitate their passage at the border by keeping the following tips in mind: …read more

Source:: Government of Canada

      

World must prioritize social protection as primary development tool, urge UN and World Bank

Now it is time for universal social protection to ensure no one is left behind, the heads of the International Labour Organization and the World Bank declared today, noting that universal primary education became a Millennium Development Goal (MDG) in 2000, and 12 years later, the United Nations General Assembly adopted a resolution endorsing universal health coverage. …read more

Source:: United Nations

      

Michael Møller of Denmark, appointed Director-General of the United Nations office at Geneva

Michael Møller, of Denmark, was appointed today as Director-General of the United Nations Office at Geneva (UNOG) by Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. …read more

Source:: United Nations

      

Government of Canada Announces Support for Canada Day Events in Mississauga

By Canadian Heritage This investment is made possible through the Celebrate Canada program …read more

Source:: Government of Canada