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Apr 17, 2015, 13:31 ET

Harper Government helps children access new playground at West Dalhousie School in Calgary

CALGARY, April 17, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, along with the Honourable...

Apr 17, 2015, 10:01 ET

Canadian National Railway and the Teamsters Canada Rail Conference reach new collective agreements - Minister Leitch congratulates both parties

OTTAWA, April 17, 2015 /CNW/ - Today, the Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, congratulated...

Apr 16, 2015, 10:25 ET

Harper Government Helps Over 535Youth in Toronto Get Jobs

TORONTO, April 16, 2015 /CNW/ - The Harper Government is helping equip youth in Toronto with the skills and experience they need to find jobs....

Apr 16, 2015, 06:00 ET

/R E P E A T -- Governments of Canada and Ontario celebrate Canada Job Grant success/

TORONTO, April 15, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, and the Honourable...

Apr 15, 2015, 13:28 ET

Governments of Canada and Ontario celebrate Canada Job Grant success

TORONTO, April 15, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, and the Honourable...

Apr 15, 2015, 09:30 ET

Minister Poilievre participates in roundtable on tax cuts and training with Progressive Contractors Association of Canada

TORONTO, April 15, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, gathered feedback and advice...

Apr 14, 2015, 13:30 ET

Government of Canada invests in projects helping to keep Ontario seniors active, engaged and informed

AJAX, ON, April 14, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Alice Wong, Minister of State (Seniors), joined by the Honourable Chris Alexander, Minister of...

Apr 13, 2015, 15:15 ET

Minister of State Candice Bergen highlights federal support for families with children

NEWMARKET, ON, April 13, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Candice Bergen, Minister of State for Social Development, accompanied by Lois Brown,...

Apr 13, 2015, 14:15 ET

Prime Minister's Volunteer Awards now accepting nominations

OTTAWA, April 13, 2015 /CNW/ - To mark National Volunteer Week, the Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development...

Apr 13, 2015, 12:00 ET

Government of Canada helps youth and Canadians with disabilities in Winnipeg gain job skills

WINNIPEG, April 13, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - The Government of Canada is helping over 150 youth and Canadians with disabilities gain the skills and...

Apr 13, 2015, 11:36 ET

Allied Aviation and the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers reach a new collective agreement

Minister Leitch congratulates both parties OTTAWA, April 13, 2015 /CNW/ - Today, the Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and...

Apr 13, 2015, 11:30 ET

Government of Canada helps Canadians with disabilities in Newmarket gain job skills

NEWMARKET, ON, April 13, 2015 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada will provide almost $450,000 to the YMCA of Greater Toronto as part of its goal to...

Apr 13, 2015, 09:30 ET

Harper Government announces more help for new Canadians to get into job market faster

OTTAWA, April 13, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, released a report today...

Apr 11, 2015, 16:30 ET

Harper Government provides support for accessible playground in Kelowna

KELOWNA, BC, April 11, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Candice Bergen, Minister of State for Social Development, accompanied by the Honourable...

Apr 10, 2015, 16:30 ET

Harper Government improves accessibility for Canadians with disabilities in Kelowna

KELOWNA, BC, April 10, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Candice Bergen, Minister of State for Social Development, and the Honourable Ron Cannan, Member...

Apr 10, 2015, 14:17 ET

Airport Terminal Services and Unifor reach collective agreement - Minister Leitch congratulates both parties

OTTAWA, April 10, 2015 /CNW/ - Today, the Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, congratulated...

Apr 10, 2015, 13:30 ET

Government of Canada helps Canadians with disabilities in Kelowna gain job skills

Kelowna, BC, April 10, 2015 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada is helping Canadians with disabilities gain the skills and experience they need to...

Apr 10, 2015, 12:55 ET

Harper Government renews Skills and Partnership Fund with permanent funding

TRURO, NS, April 10, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development, on behalf of the...

Apr 09, 2015, 13:00 ET

Harper Government helps employees with disabilities return to work

PORT ALBERNI, BC, April 9, 2015 /CNW/ - Today, the Honourable Dr. K. Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women, along with...

Apr 08, 2015, 18:30 ET

Minister Poilievre highlights the Government's low-tax plan and support for construction jobs

OTTAWA, April 8, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Pierre Poilievre, Minister of Employment and Social Development, today addressed the National Capital...