New Horizons for Seniors Program helps seniors across Canada lead more productive and rewarding lives.[More...]
Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson was joined by Royal Galipeau and Ontario Transportation Minister Steven Del Duca to unveil the future of transit in Ottawa - a full-sized mock-up of the Alstom Citadis Spirit light rail.[More...]
The Governments of Canada and Ontario announced the completion of improvements to the Windsor-Detroit Tunnel Canadian Plaza.[More...]
Minister Holder announces significant investment in nine national research facilities[More...]
Ministers host pre-budget consultations across Canada[More...]
The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment, announces a major investment to improve the quality of weather forecasts and weather warnings to Canadians.[More...]
Jobs and Growth Blog
26 February, 2015
To assist small businesses in accessing financing, the government is proposing to make changes to the Canada Small Business Financing Program. The proposed changes will allow more small businesses to apply to the program and allow for larger loans to be made available for small businesses to purchase or improve their land or buildings.
13 February, 2015
Jimmy received the Apprenticeship Incentive Grant: apprentices in a designated Red Seal trade are eligible to receive a taxable cash grant of $1,000 per year for registered apprentices who successfully complete their first and/or second year/level (or equivalent) of an apprenticeship program in a designated Red Seal trade, up to a maximum of $2,000.
21 January, 2015
Keiran is one of the thousands of young Canadians who have benefited from the Government of Canada’s Apprenticeship Grants to help pay for training in a Red Seal Trade.
5 January, 2015
After paying her way through school and buying the necessary tools for her trade with the support of the Government of Canada apprenticeship grants, Nina is proudly graduating without any debt and is well on her way to obtaining her Red Seal ticket.