Parliamentary Secretary Peter Braid Highlights Government of Canada's Support for Infrastructure to the Ontario Construction Secretariat

September 29, 2014

Peter Braid, Parliamentary Secretary for Infrastructure and Communities and Member of Parliament for Kitchener—Waterloo, spoke today at the Ontario Construction Secretariat Annual General Meeting regarding the New Building Canada Plan, the renewed federal Gas Tax Fund Agreement for Ontario and what they mean for municipalities across Ontario. Click here to read full article


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Region of Abitibi-Témiscamingue to receive close to $65 million for priority infrastructure projects

September 29, 2014

The Minister of Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, the Honourable <span lang="fr">Denis Lebel</span>, and Quebec's Minister of Municipal Affairs and Land Occupancy, <span lang="fr">Pierre Moreau</span>, accompanied by the Minister for Mines, Minister responsible for the <span lang="fr">Abitibi-Témiscamingue</span> region, Minister responsible for […]


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Government of Canada Marks Early Completion of the Île des Soeurs Temporary Causeway-Bridge

September 29, 2014

Minister <span lang="fr">Lebel</span> today marked the early completion of the <span lang="fr">Île des Soeurs</span> temporary causeway-bridge, an important milestone in the new bridge for the St. Lawrence corridor project. Click here to read full article


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Minister Kenney Talks Skills Agenda at the Canadian Chamber of Commerce's Annual General Meeting

September 28, 2014

The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development, delivered a keynote speech at the Canadian Chamber of Commerce's Annual General Meeting in Charlottetown, P.E.I. Click here to read full article


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Statement by the Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development

September 26, 2014

"Today marks the fifth Essential Skills Day, a day that raises awareness about the importance of workplace literacy and essential skills training. Essential skills, such as reading, writing and numeracy, are used in every job at different levels of complexity. They allow us to adapt and succeed in the workplace and provide the foundation for […]


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