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Marking Merchant Navy Veterans Day

eAwaz Local News

Ottawa – Every year, in September, Canadians honour the dedication, bravery, and personal sacrifice of the 12,000 men and women who served in Canada’s Merchant Navy during the Second World War. The Merchant Navy was a vital lifeline and played a decisive role in the Allied war effort throughout the Battle of the Atlantic — the longest continuous battle of …

Carla Qualtrough Lawrence MacAulay

Invests in foundational skills training, support in PEI

eAwaz Local News

Charlottetown – Canada’s economic recovery is well underway. We have recovered 115% of the jobs lost during pandemic. In fact, our economic growth is beginning to outpace the ability of some employers to find workers.  The country has faced shifting demographics, new technologies, and different practices, such as gig and part-time work. New sectors like green technology are growing rapidly. …

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Canadian delegations travelling to mark 80th anniversary of Dieppe Raid

eAwaz Canada News

Ottawa – It has been 80 years since the Dieppe Raid, a particularly devastating part of the Second World War for the Canadian military. The sacrifices and achievements of those who gave so much to help restore peace and freedom to the world will never be forgotten. Today, an official Government of Canada delegation will travel to France to take …

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St. Peters Bay will benefit from upgraded tourism offerings 

eAwaz Lifestyle

The Government of Canada continues to support the tourism sector for a strong recovery and future growth. St. Peters Bay – Canada has much to offer visitors: breathtaking landscapes and wide open spaces; diverse and inclusive experiences; and welcoming people from coast to coast to coast who provide outstanding service. Combined with a strong focus on health and safety and …

Lawrence MacAulay Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence

Investing in wastewater systems in 3 Rivers

eAwaz Local News

Prince Edward Island — Investments in key infrastructure build strong and healthy communities across Canada. From roads and buildings – to water and wastewater systems – reliable infrastructure provides communities with opportunities to grow and develop so that they are better prepared to overcome the challenges of tomorrow. Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, …

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3 Ottawa organizations receive federal funds to improve Veterans’ well-being

eAwaz Canada News

Veterans Affairs Canada provides support through the Veteran and Family Well-Being Fund Ottawa – Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, alongside Yasir Naqvi, Member of Parliament for Ottawa Centre and the Honourable David J. McGuinty, Member of Parliament for Ottawa South, announced that Helmets to Hardhats, Ottawa Innercity Ministries and Perley Health have been …