New Canadian Forces Armoury in Edmundston

By National Defence and the Canadian Forces The new armoury is being named the “Master Corporal Charles (Chuck) Michaud Armoury.” Master Corporal Michaud, a native of Edmundston, New Brunswick, died on July 4, 2009, from injuries sustained in an improvised explosive device incident that occurred in Panjway District, Afghanistan, on June 23 of that year. …read more

Source:: Government of Canada

      

Minister Valcourt Announces Completion of New Armoury in Edmundston, New Brunswick

By National Defence and the Canadian Forces Today, the Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada, on behalf of the Honourable Rob Nicholson, Minister of National Defence, attended an opening ceremony for the new Edmundston Armoury in Edmundston, New Brunswick. …read more

Source:: Government of Canada

      

Canada Supports Increased Opportunities for Aboriginal Peoples Participation in Economic Development

By Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development participated in a historic ceremony today, with a friendship agreement signed between the City of Edmundston and Madawaska Maliseet First Nation in New Brunswick. …read more

Source:: Government of Canada

      

Canada Supports Increased Opportunities for Aboriginal Peoples Participation in Economic Development

By Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development participated in a historic ceremony today, with a friendship agreement signed between the City of Edmundston and Madawaska Maliseet First Nation in New Brunswick. …read more

Source:: Government of Canada

      

Minister of Veterans Affairs honours Royal Canadian Air Force Association

By Veterans Affairs Canada The Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs, today paid tribute to the Royal Canadian Air Force Association (RCAFA) at its annual meeting in Ottawa. The Minister thanked the Association for its outstanding contributions to Veterans, and reaffirmed the Government of Canada’s commitment to strengthen support for Veterans and their families by cutting red tape and introducing new supports for those Veterans who are the most seriously injured, including support for their families. …read more

Source:: Government of Canada

      

Premier Departs on China Trade Mission

By newsroom@ontario.ca (Office of the Premier)

Premier Kathleen
Wynne departed today on a week-long trade mission to China, where she will
showcase innovative Ontario companies and help them build partnerships in this
key market that will bring jobs to communities across Ontario.

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Source:: Government of Ontario

      

Celebrating Culture and Heritage at Mid-Autumn Festival

By Citizenship and Immigration Canada Toronto’s Asian and non-Asian communities got the chance to connect with each other culturally and socially this week at the Celebrate Our Mid Autumn Festival Together event thanks to Government of Canada funding, announced today by Parliamentary Secretary for Multiculturalism Chungsen Leung, Member of Parliament for Willowdale. …read more

Source:: Government of Canada

      

Egypt: Ban, Security Council condemn deadly terrorist attacks in Sinai

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and the United Nations Security Council have strongly condemned two terrorist attacks that targeted military checkpoints in the Sinai Peninsula. …read more

Source:: United Nations