The Government of Canada announced that Canada and the United States (U.S.) are delivering on key Beyond the Border Action Plan commitments related to joint Trusted Traveller and Trusted Trader programs, including the official opening of the eGate pilot project.[More...]
Through the Economic Action Plan, the Government supports families and individuals by keeping taxes low, better protecting financial consumers, promoting low-cost and secure pension options, and meeting the health care needs of Canadians. Tax relief gives individuals and families greater flexibility to make the choices that are right for them.[More...]
The Honourable Steven Blaney announced that the NEXUS program has surpassed its one millionth member milestone. Cross the Canada-US border often? Make it simple, use NEXUS.[More...]
The Harper government is investing more than $32 million in funding to Homeward Trust Edmonton to address homelessness in the Edmonton area, including through Housing First, a proven, evidence-based approach to reduce homelessness.[More...]
Minister Rickford announced a Call for Proposals is now open for companies to submit applications to benefit from the renewed Investments in Forest Industry Transformation (IFIT) program.[More...]
PM Harper announced the organizations that have been chosen to advance in the selection process for the Canada Accelerator and Incubator Program (CAIP).[More...]
Jobs and Growth Blog
11 July, 2014
The Apprenticeship Incentive Grant is a grant of $1,000 offered by the Government of Canada to registered apprentices who have completed their first and/or second year or level (or equivalent) of an apprenticeship program in a designated Red Seal trade.
8 July, 2014
Cross the Canada-US border often? Make it simple, use NEXUS.
4 July, 2014
Under Canada’s Economic Action Plan, the Government continues to provide significant tax relief for Canadian families. This makes it easier for families to make choices that are right for them. And it builds a solid foundation for economic growth, more jobs and higher living standards for Canadians.
1 July, 2014
Canada is a country full of creative and talented people, who generate $46 billion a year and over 630,000 jobs! With that kind of impact, supporting Canadian culture is supporting Canada's economy.