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  1. Mike Kelloway, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard and Member of Parliament for Cape Breton – Canso, will announce support for airport upgrades in western Cape Breton.
  2. CSE and NSERC are pleased to announce the creation of the NSERC-CSE Research Community on Robust, Secure and Safe Artificial Intelligence.
  3. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has confirmed the presence of multinuclear sphere X (MSX) caused by Haplosporidium nelsoni in wild oyster samples collected in Bedeque Bay, Prince Edward Island (PEI).
  4. Shawinigan organization receives $473,600 in financial assistance from CED.
  5. Canadians deserve safe, reliable, and resilient transportation systems to connect their growing communities, keep people moving and grow our economy. That’s why the Government of Canada is investing in essential local infrastructure, to build vibrant communities and strong regions for the next generation.
  6. The Minister of Transport, Pablo Rodriguez, will be announcing investments to improve the passenger rail experience in Atlantic Canada. He will be accompanied by the Minister of Veterans Affairs, Associate Minister of National Defence and Member for Parliament for Moncton—Riverview—Dieppe, Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Member for Parliament for Fredericton, Jenica Atwin, and by VIA Rail Canada’s Chief Service Delivery Officer, Rita Toporowski.
  7. The Government of Canada is committed to upholding Canada's high safety standards for food and animal feed, while maintaining market access for Canadian producers.
  8. Over $39 million through the Canada Coal Transition Initiative and Canada Coal Transition Initiative – Infrastructure Fund helping Alberta communities attract investments, create jobs and transition to a sustainable green economy
  9. PrairiesCan is investing $39,432,507 for 10 Alberta projects to support skill development, infrastructure investment and economic diversification in impacted communities transitioning from coal-fired electricity generation.
  10. The Canadian International Trade Tribunal today determined that there is a reasonable indication that the dumping of concrete reinforcing bar from the Republic of Bulgaria, the Kingdom of Thailand and the United Arab Emirates has caused injury or is threatening to cause injury to the domestic industry.
  11. Minister Dan Vandal, Minister for PrairiesCan, to announce federal support for communities transitioning from coal-fired electricity generation to upgrade local infrastructure, attract new investment and create jobs.
  12. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has updated its regulated areas for emerald ash borer (EAB - Agrilus planipennis) to include an area in British Columbia, in an effort to slow the insect's spread.
  13. Trois-Rivières business receives $660,000 in financial assistance from CED.
  14. Today, the Honourable Dan Vandal, Minister of Northern Affairs, PrairiesCan and CanNor, announced a federal investment of more than $1.4 million, delivered by CanNor, to support ten projects that will help Indigenous businesses and organizations across the territories expand their infrastructure and services.
  15. Today, the Honourable Dan Vandal, Minister of Northern Affairs, PrairiesCan and CanNor, announced that the Government of Canada is investing more than $1.4 million in ten projects in Nunavut, the Northwest Territories and the Yukon.
  16. Government of Canada investments support modernized equipment, increased productivity and safety.
  17. Government of Canada investments support modernized equipment, increased productivity and safety
  18. The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) today announced that Pierre Tremblay has been appointed President for a 5-year term effective August 12, 2024.
  19. The Canadian International Trade Tribunal today continued its order made on October 15, 2018, in expiry review RR-2017-005, concerning the dumping of certain carbon steel welded pipe from the Republic of Korea, Chinese Taipei, the Republic of India, the Sultanate of Oman, the Kingdom of Thailand and the United Arab Emirates and subsidizing of the aforementioned goods originating in or exported from the Republic of India.
  20. The four recipient organizations are Le Québec maritime, the Hôtel Universel Rivière-du-Loup, Société Duvetnor and the Corporation de développement de Lac-des-Aigles.
  21. Today, Dr Brendan Hanley, Member of Parliament for the Yukon, on behalf of the Honourable Dan Vandal, Minister of Northern Affairs, PrairiesCan and CanNor, announced that the Government of Canada is investing nearly $800,000 in strengthening the Yukon tourism sector.
  22. Please be advised that Dr. Brendan Hanley, Member of Parliament for the Yukon, on behalf of the Honourable Dan Vandal, Minister of Northern Affairs, and Minister responsible for PrairiesCan and CanNor, will make a funding announcement regarding support for the expansion and diversification of tourism experiences and services in the Yukon.
  23. Québec business receives over $80,000 in financial assistance from CED.
  24. The Canadian International Trade Tribunal today initiated an expiry review of its order made on August 22, 2019, in expiry review RR 2018 003, to determine if the expiry of the order is likely to lead to continued or resumed dumping or subsidizing of silicon metal from the People’s Republic of China and is likely to result in injury to the domestic industry.
  25. Investing in Canada’s communities isn't just about building infrastructure, it's about building connections to other communities, to markets, and to Canadians.
  26. Media representatives are invited to visit MOS, an SME that designs and markets an innovative automobile roof rack, along with the Honourable Soraya Martinez Ferrada, Minister of Tourism and Minister responsible for CED.
  27. The Canadian International Trade Tribunal today determined that there is a reasonable indication that the dumping and subsidizing of pea protein from the People’s Republic of China have caused injury or are threatening to cause injury to the domestic industry.
  28. Recognition by the World Organisation for Animal Health (WOAH) as a negligible-risk country for bovine spongiform encephalopathy (BSE) is a major milestone for Canada and its cattle producers.
  29. The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) recently launched a public consultation on a draft National Potato Wart Response Plan.
  30. Immunity and Leniency programs updated to include wage-fixing and no-poaching agreements June 19, 2024– GATINEAU,QC – Competition Bureau
  31. The Collision Conference, hailed as the ‘Olympics of Tech,’ is coming to Vancouver thanks to support from the Government of Canada and a network of local economic development partners.
  32. CED announces renewed agreements with SADCs, CAEs, Réseau des SADC et CAE and Capital Réseau.
  33. The governments of Canada and Quebec are granting a total of close to $1.4 million in financial assistance over three years to GÎMXPORT, a regional export promotion organization (ORPEX) whose mission is to mentor Gaspésie and Les Îles‑de‑la‑Madeleine businesses so they perform better in developing their markets in Quebec, Canada and internationally.
  34. The five organizations are receiving a total of nearly $1,750,000 in financial assistance from CED.
  35. During the 20th annual Réseau des SADC et CAE congress, the Honourable Soraya Martinez Ferrada, Minister of Tourism and Minister responsible for CED, will announce Government of Canada financial support to assist Quebec’s entrepreneurial ecosystem.
  36. Naskapi Nation of Kawawachikamach receives $750,000 in financial assistance from CED to build a boardwalk.
  37. The Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, announces Canada has been selected as a co-chair of Eureka for 2024–2025, with Germany.
  38. Competition Bureau continues its investigation into Amazon’s marketing practices June 12, 2024 – GATINEAU, QC – Competition Bureau
  39. Competition Bureau advances investigations into Sobeys and Loblaw’s use of property controls June 11, 2024 – GATINEAU, QC, Competition Bureau
  40. The Government of Canada continues its Budget 2019 commitment to improve the National Capital Region crossings and ensure safe and reliable infrastructure for movement of people and goods.
  41. The Canadian International Trade Tribunal today initiated an inquiry to determine whether the dumping of certain wire rod originating in or exported from the People’s Republic of China, the Arab Republic of Egypt and the Socialist Republic of Vietnam has caused injury or is threatening to cause injury. This final injury inquiry was initiated further to a notice received from the Canada Border Services Agency stating that a preliminary determination had been made respecting the dumping of the above-mentioned goods.
  42. Inn at Bay Fortune to elevate guest experience with Farmhouse Event Space
  43. The Canadian Centre for Cyber Security (Cyber Centre) has published a bulletin detailing the cyber threats to major international sporting events.
  44. As countries around the world transition to clean energy, investments in cutting-edge technologies will help support a strong economy at home and secure Canada’s position as a global energy leader.
  45. Quantum science examines the behaviour of matter and energy at the smallest scale. It has led to groundbreaking technological advances, such as new medicines, more efficient and secure digital communications, and new approaches to tracking and forecasting climate change.
  46. Quantum science examines the behaviour of matter and energy at the smallest scale. It has led to groundbreaking technological advances, such as new medicines, more efficient and secure digital communications, and new approaches to tracking and forecasting climate change.
  47. The Honourable Terry Beech, Minister of Citizens’ Services and Member of Parliament for Burnaby North – Seymour, on behalf of the Honourable Harjit S. Sajjan, Minister of Emergency Preparedness and Minister responsible for the Pacific Economic Development Agency of Canada (PacifiCan), will announce funding for two projects that will build Canada’s clean economy and support entrepreneurs in B.C.
  48. Canada’s defence industries are not only trusted to deliver the capabilities to protect the lives of our people, our nation and our way of life; they’re also a key part of our economic and industrial base that contributes to the livelihood of Canadians.
  49. Today, the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Public Services and Procurement, attended CANSEC 2024, Canada’s leading defence, security and emerging technology event, and took the opportunity to address participants and make important announcements related to defence and aerospace procurement.
  50. Montréal-based organization obtains $2,350,000 in funding from CED.