MP Faycal El-Khoury Marks the 30th Anniversary of Spitak Earthquake in Parliament

-PRESS RELEASE- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 7, 2018 Contact: Sevag Belian (613) 235-2622   OTTAWA - Today, the Armenian National Committee of Canada joins the international community and Armenians around the world in the solemn remembrance of the 30th anniversary of the Spitak earthquake in Armenia, which had caused substantial damages to the [...]

2018-12-07T12:16:56+00:00December 7th, 2018|News, Press Release|

ANCC Statement on Remembrance Day 2018

-PRESS RELEASE- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 10, 2018 Contact: Sevag Belian (613) 235-2622     OTTAWA - Today, on Remembrance Day and on the centennial of the Armistice, we pause and solemnly remember and honour the lives of the brave Canadian men and women who sacrificed their lives for the sake of our freedoms, dignity [...]

2018-11-10T13:55:21+00:00November 10th, 2018|News, Press Release|

Déclaration du CNAC à l’occasion du jour du Souvenir

- Communiqué de presse- 11 novembre, 2018 Contact: Sevag Belian (613) 235-2622   OTTAWA - Aujourd'hui, en ce Jour national du Souvenir et à l'occasion du centenaire de l'Armistice, prenons un peu de recul de nos vies de tous les jours et commémorons solennellement la vie des braves Canadiens et Canadiennes qui se sont sacrifiés pour la défense de notre liberté,de notre dignité [...]

2018-11-10T13:52:30+00:00November 10th, 2018|News, Press Release|

Canada-Armenia Parliamentary Friendship Group Meets in Ottawa

-PRESS RELEASE- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 7, 2018 Contact: Sevag Belian (613) 235-2622   Ottawa - On November 6, 2018, the Canada-Armenia Parliamentary Friendship Group (CAPFG) met in Ottawa, where representatives from Global Affairs Canada were present to brief the group on the latest developments in Canada-Armenia relations. Parliamentarians from all major political parties, along [...]

2018-11-07T18:38:35+00:00November 7th, 2018|News, Press Release|

NDP Statement on Armenia’s Anniversary of Independence

September 21st, 2018 Jagmeet Singh, Leader of Canada’s NDP, issued the following statement: “Today, the Armenian community in Canada, and around the world, is celebrating the Republic of Armenia’s Independence Day. Canada is one of only 29 countries that recognize the Armenian Genocide that began in 1915 – and claimed more than a million lives. [...]

2018-09-22T13:03:55+00:00September 22nd, 2018|News|

The Hon. Andrew Scheer, the Leader of Canada’s Conservatives, issues statement to mark Armenian Independence Day

SEPTEMBER 21, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE OTTAWA, ON – The Honourable Andrew Scheer, Leader of Canada’s Conservatives, issued the following statement on Armenian Independence Day: “Twenty seven years ago today, Armenian citizens voted in favour of full independence, ending decades of Soviet Communist oppression. “Canada is home to a hardworking Armenian community and our two [...]

2018-09-22T09:17:38+00:00September 21st, 2018|News|

Prime Minister to travel to Armenia to attend the XVII Francophonie Summit

Ottawa, Ontario - September 21, 2018 The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that he will travel to Yerevan, Armenia, from October 11 to 13, to attend the XVII Francophonie Summit and take part in a bilateral visit. The theme of this year’s Summit is “Living together in solidarity, shared humanistic values, and respect for diversity: [...]

2018-11-07T18:38:35+00:00September 21st, 2018|News|

Statement by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on the 27th Anniversary of Armenian Independence

  September 21, 2018 Ottawa, Ontario   The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Armenia’s Independence Day:   “Today, we join Armenian communities in Canada and around the world to celebrate the anniversary of Armenia’s independence.   “Armenia and Canada enjoy a special relationship – one that we are committed to [...]

2018-09-21T09:02:24+00:00September 21st, 2018|News|

On the Occasion of Armenia’s Independence Day, ANCC Urges Canadian Government to Deepen Ties with Armenia

-PRESS RELEASE- FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 21, 2018                                                                        Contact: Sevag Belian (905) 329-8526                                                                                                                                          Ottawa – Today, the Armenian National Committee of Canada (ANCC) joins Armenians across the world in celebrating the 27th Anniversary of Armenia’s independence. “Today is a proud moment for Armenians in Canada and around the world, [...]

2018-11-07T18:38:35+00:00September 21st, 2018|News, Press Release|

ANCC Western Region Attends PM’s Major Announcement Event in Surrey

Surrey, BC - On Tuesday, September 4, ANCC National Board member, Mr Vahe Andonian attended a special event at Simon Fraser University in Surrey, BC, where Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and BC Premier John Horgan made a major announcement regarding the future of public transit in Metro Vancouver. Mayor of Vancouver, Gregor Robertson, Mayor of Surrey [...]

2018-09-05T12:44:23+00:00September 5th, 2018|News|