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  1. The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, will host an event in La Tuque, Quebec, to highlight the federal budget’s investments to strengthen the economy in a way that is shared by all.
  2. Minister Duclos to highlight Budget 2024: Fairness for Every Generation investments to ensure a fair future for Indigenous peoples
  3. Canada’s future depends on the success of its youngest generations. Budget 2024 is a plan to build a Canada that works better for everyone, where younger generations can get ahead, where their hard work pays off, and where they can buy a home—where everyone has a fair chance at a good middle-class life.
  4. Through Budget 2024: Fairness for Every Generation the Government of Canada is investing to build a Canada that works better for everyone, where younger generations can get ahead, where their hard work pays off, where they can buy a home, and where everyone has a fair chance at a good middle-class life.
  5. The federal government recently delivered Budget 2024: Fairness for Every Generation.
  6. The Honourable Soraya Martinez Ferrada, Minister of Tourism and Minister responsible for the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, will speak with tourism industry leaders at the Tourism Industry Association of the Yukon’s Spring Conference to chart a course toward success in the tourism sector.
  7. The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, will host an event in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, to highlight how the federal budget's investments will support young entrepreneurs in launching and scaling up their businesses.
  8. Minister of Citizens' Services highlights budget investments to support small businesses
  9. The federal government recently delivered Budget 2024: Fairness for Every Generation.
  10. The Honourable Soraya Martinez Ferrada, Minister of Tourism and Minister responsible for the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, will be in Sechelt, British Columbia, to highlight the federal budget's investments in support of small businesses.
  11. The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, will participate in a site visit to highlight the federal budget’s investments in support of Canadian small businesses.
  12. The Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister responsible for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario) and the Honourable Marci Ien, Minister for Women and Gender Equality and Youth of Canada, will highlight federal budget investments in youth entrepreneurs.
  13. The Honorable Jean-Yves Duclos, Member of Parliament for Quebec and Minister of Public Services and Procurement will host an event to highlight the federal budget’s investments supporting young Canadian entrepreneurs and strengthening the economy in a way that is shared by all.
  14. The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, will host an event at the University of Prince Edward Island’s Canadian Centre for Climate Change and Adaptation in St. Peter’s Bay where he will highlight new investments in the 2024 federal Budget to support student researchers.
  15. Today, the Honourable Mary Ng, Minister of Export Promotion, International Trade and Economic Development, met with Franck Riester, Minister Delegate for Foreign Trade, Economic Attractiveness, Francophonie and French Nationals Abroad, attached to the Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs.
  16. The Honourable Soraya Martinez Ferrada, Minister of Tourism and Minister responsible for the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, made the following statement to mark National Tourism Week 2024
  17. The Minister of Small Business, the Honourable Rechie Valdez, will make an important announcement related to investing in housing and building more homes for Canadians. She will be joined by Arielle Kayabaga, Member of Parliament for London West.
  18. The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Public Services and Procurement, will make an announcement on housing.
  19. The Minister of Small Business, the Honourable Rechie Valdez, will make an important announcement related to housing.
  20. Media representatives are invited to an announcement in the Ville-Marie borough along with the Minister of Tourism and Minister responsible for CED, the Honourable Soraya Martinez Ferrada, on the Government of Canada’s efforts to make homeownership more accessible to Canadians. Addition: For the occasion, the Minister will be accompanied by Laurence Vincent, President of Prével.
  21. The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, will participate in a fireside chat hosted by AIoT Canada as part of the AIoT Spring Summit. The discussion will focus on the opportunities and challenges of AI and Internet of Things (AIoT) technologies as well as Canada’s leadership in this area. It will be moderated by Eric Janosz, President and Cofounder of AIoT Canada.
  22. Today, Canada's Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Lawrence MacAulay and Saskatchewan Agriculture Minister David Marit announced additional payments will be provided to eligible livestock producers already enrolled in the 2023 Canada-Saskatchewan Feed Program.
  23. Minister Boissonnault to make an announcement on economic growth
  24. The Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister responsible for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario) and the Honourable Anita Anand, President of the Treasury Board of Canada, will make an announcement in support of economic growth across southern Ontario.
  25. Today, Élisabeth Brière, Member of Parliament for Sherbrooke and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Families, Children and Social Development and to the Minister of Mental Health and Addictions and Associate Minister of Health, on behalf of the Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, announced the 5 projects that will receive up to $1 million in funding each under Phase 2 of the Innovative Solutions Canada (ISC) program – Challenge Stream. The announcement was made at Exonetik Inc., one of the Phase 2 winners.
  26. Innovative Solutions Canada (ISC) helps Canadian innovators who want to start, grow, and get to market by funding research and development, and testing prototypes in real-life settings.
  27. The Honourable Soraya Martinez Ferrada, Minister of Tourism and Minister responsible for the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, will speak with food service industry professionals and businesses at Restaurants Canada’s RC Show and highlight Government of Canada support for the tourism sector.
  28. Media representatives are invited to an announcement along with the Minister of Tourism and Minister responsible for CED, the Honourable Soraya Martinez Ferrada, and the Minister of Transport and Quebec Lieutenant, the Honourable Pablo Rodriguez, on the Government of Canada’s efforts to implement innovative housing solutions.
  29. Élisabeth Brière, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Families, Children and Social Development and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Mental Health and Addictions and Associate Minister of Health and Member of Parliament for Sherbrooke, on behalf of the Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, will announce financial support for 5 projects as part of the Innovative Solutions Canada program to promote innovation in agriculture.
  30. The Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister responsible for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario) and Ryan Turnbull, Member of Parliament for Whitby, will make an announcement in support of housing across southern Ontario.
  31. The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Public Services and Procurement along with the Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry and the Honourable Soraya Martinez Ferrada, Minister of Tourism and Minister responsible for Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions, will make an important announcement about affordable housing.
  32. The Minister of Small Business, the Honourable Rechie Valdez, along with the Minister of Diversity, Inclusion and Persons with Disabilities, the Honourable Kamal Khera, and the Minister of Mental Health and Addictions and Associate Minister of Health, the Honourable Ya’ara Saks, will make an important announcement about affordable housing.
  33. The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, will make an announcement highlighting federal support for housing.
  34. Media representatives are invited to an announcement in the Hochelaga-Maisonneuve neighbourhood along with the Minister of Tourism and Minister responsible for CED, the Honourable Soraya Martinez Ferrada, announcement on housing and affordability.
  35. The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Public Services and Procurement, will make an announcement on housing.
  36. The Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister responsible for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario), along with Arif Virani, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, and Rechie Valdez, Minister of Small Business, will make an announcement on affordability in southern Ontario.
  37. Media representatives are invited to an announcement in the Hochelaga-Maisonneuve neighbourhood along with the Minister of Tourism and Minister responsible for CED, the Honourable Soraya Martinez Ferrada, and the Minister of Transport and Quebec Lieutenant, the Honourable Pablo Rodriguez, on the Government of Canada’s efforts to make life more affordable for Canadian families.
  38. The Minister of Small Business, the Honourable Rechie Valdez, and the Minister for Women and Gender Equality and Youth, the Honourable Marci Ien, will make an important announcement about affordable child care for families.
  39. Canada is a destination of choice for foreign investment as a result of its technologically advanced and open economy, its skilled workforce and its world-class research community. While foreign investment is essential to economic prosperity, the Investment Canada Act is a key lever that allows the Government of Canada to act quickly and decisively when foreign investment would threaten national security. As the world changes and threats evolve, Canada needs new tools to continue protecting the economy and keeping Canadians safe.
  40. Today, the Competition Bureau announced that the filing fee for merger reviews will increase from $82,719.12 to $86,358.76, effective April 1, 2024. The increase is a result of an annual adjustment described in the Service Fees Act.
  41. The governments of Canada and Manitoba are providing financial support to the Royal Manitoba Winter Fair in Brandon, one of Manitoba's key cultural events, federal Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Lawrence MacAulay and provincial Minister of Agriculture Ron Kostyshyn announced today.
  42. Investment, along with support from the Government of Quebec, will secure advanced computing infrastructure
  43. Trip further promotes Canada’s close relationship with largest trading partner
  44. Officials from Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada will hold a technical briefing on the changes to the Investment Canada Act in Bill C-34, An Act to Amend the Investment Canada Act, which received royal assent on March 22, 2024.
  45. The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, will participate in a fireside chat, hosted by Energy NL, with the Honourable Dr. Andrew Furey, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, and Charlene Johnson, CEO of Energy NL.
  46. A more inclusive economy is a stronger economy. That’s why the Government of Canada is dedicated to taking concrete action to support women entrepreneurs from coast to coast to coast, which will help build an economy that works for all Canadians.
  47. The Competition Bureau announced today that it has entered into a consent agreement with Béton Provincial to address competition concerns from its acquisition of the Québec-based concrete operations of CRH Canada Group Inc. (CRH).
  48. Today, the Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, announced that the interest-free limit of the Advance Payments Program has been set at $250,000 for the 2024 program year.
  49. The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, will be in New York March 25th and 26th as part of Team Canada’s U.S. engagement strategy.
  50. New Brunswick farmers have access to new resources to help them conserve and enhance the resiliency of their land.