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Jul 10, 2020, 07:00 ET /R E M I N D E R -- Media Advisory - Prime Minister's itinerary for Friday, July 10, 2020/

OTTAWA, ON, July 9, 2020 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Ottawa, Ontario Private meetings. The Prime Minister will speak with the Prime Minister of...


Jul 09, 2020, 18:38 ET Media Advisory - Prime Minister's itinerary for Friday, July 10, 2020

OTTAWA, ON, July 9, 2020 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Ottawa, Ontario Private meetings. The Prime Minister will speak with the Prime Minister of...


Jul 09, 2020, 15:03 ET Citizenship change benefits couples with fertility issues and same-sex couples

OTTAWA, ON, July 9, 2020 /CNW/ - Canadian families are as diverse as Canadians themselves, and everyone deserves the same rights and opportunities,...


Jul 09, 2020, 13:11 ET Canada joins Global Ocean Alliance: Advocates for protecting 30 per cent of the world's ocean by 2030

OTTAWA, ON, July 9, 2020 /CNW/ - Canada is an ocean nation with the longest coastline in the world. Canadians rely on healthy marine ecosystems to...


Jul 08, 2020, 09:12 ET Statement - Minister Blair responds to the 2020 Spring Report of the Auditor General of Canada

OTTAWA, ON, July 8, 2020 /CNW/ - Today, the Honourable Bill Blair, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, issued the following...


Jul 07, 2020, 10:06 ET Canada's Guest of Honour Role at the 2020 Frankfurt Book Fair Postponed

Canada will now be the Guest of Honour country at the 2021 Frankfurt Book Fair GATINEAU, QC, July 7, 2020 /CNW/ - Canadian creativity shines bright,...


Jul 06, 2020, 10:39 ET Prime Minister appoints Bob Rae as Ambassador to the United Nations

OTTAWA, ON, July 6, 2020 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the appointment of the Honourable Bob Rae as the Ambassador and...


Jun 30, 2020, 17:24 ET Statement by the Deputy Prime Minister on the entry-into-force of the new NAFTA

OTTAWA, ON, June 30, 2020 /CNW/ - The Deputy Prime Minister, Chrystia Freeland, today issued the following statement on the entry-into-force of the...


Jun 30, 2020, 13:54 ET Joint Statement From the Ad Hoc Argentine Bondholder Group and the Exchange Bondholder Group

The Ad Hoc Argentine Bondholder Group and the Exchange Bondholder Group want to make clear that there has been no meaningful engagement between...


Jun 30, 2020, 09:47 ET Competition Bureau assuming the presidency of the International Consumer Protection and Enforcement Network for 2020-2021

With the challenges associated with the COVID-19 pandemic, working with consumer protection and enforcement agencies from around the globe is more...


Jun 30, 2020, 03:00 ET The 2nd Edition of the Global Business Barometer Improves but Executives Still See the Economy and Their Businesses in the Survival Phase

Executive sentiment about the three-month outlook for the global economy rose but remains pessimistic at -27.7 (out of a range of -50 to +50) The...


Jun 29, 2020, 08:15 ET International Language Education Falling Through the Cracks

OTTAWA, ON, June 29, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - The Canadian government has announced a wide range of programs throughout the global pandemic, but none of...


Jun 28, 2020, 13:00 ET New book reveals Trump sees Meng arrest as about leverage, not justice

Statement from Huawei Canada: MARKHAM, ON, June 28, 2020 /CNW/ - The new book by Donald Trump's former National Security Advisor reveals that, from...


Jun 27, 2020, 11:03 ET Statement by the Prime Minister on the formation of a new government in Ireland

OTTAWA, ON, June 27, 2020 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the formation of a new Irish...


Jun 26, 2020, 09:00 ET Statement by the Prime Minister on the 75th anniversary of the signing of the Charter of the United Nations

OTTAWA, ON, June 26, 2020 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the 75th anniversary of the signing of...


Jun 26, 2020, 07:05 ET Media Advisory - Deputy Prime Minister's itinerary for Friday, June 26, 2020

OTTAWA, ON, June 26, 2020 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Ottawa, Ontario The Deputy Prime Minister will chair a call with the NAFTA Council. Closed to ...


Jun 25, 2020, 15:41 ET Finland, Canada, and the Netherlands join forces to advance the circular economy as key to a sustainable recovery

GATINEAU, QC, June 25, 2020 /CNW/ - The world needs a sustainable recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. Led by the Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra,...


Jun 25, 2020, 09:00 ET Statement - Minister of Veterans Affairs and Minister of National Defence mark 70th anniversary of the beginning of the Korean War

OTTAWA, ON, June 25, 2020 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, and the...


Jun 23, 2020, 09:00 ET Statement by the Prime Minister on the National Day of Remembrance for Victims of Terrorism

OTTAWA, ON, June 23, 2020 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the National Day of Remembrance for...


Jun 22, 2020, 10:01 ET CDPQ reinvests in Lemay's growth

MONTRÉAL, June 22, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) announced an investment of $ 8,7M in the form of a loan to...


Jun 20, 2020, 09:38 ET Ministers Mendicino, Champagne and Gould mark World Refugee Day

OTTAWA, June 20, 2020 /CNW/ - The Honourable Marco E.L. Mendicino, M.P., P.C., Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, the Honourable...


Jun 19, 2020, 19:31 ET Statement From the Ad Hoc Argentine Bondholder Group and the Exchange Bondholder Group

The Ad Hoc Argentine Bondholder Group and the Exchange Bondholder Group are united in our disappointment with Argentina's decision to terminate...


Jun 18, 2020, 10:15 ET Statement by the Prime Minister on the 30th anniversary of Nelson Mandela's historic first visit to Canada

OTTAWA, ON, June 18, 2020 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the 30th anniversary of Nelson...


Jun 18, 2020, 10:09 ET Ottawa should push for sanctions on Duterte, Philippines on Maria Ressa conviction, says World Press Freedom Canada

As host of the upcoming international conference on media freedom, Canada must oppose the autocratic assault on the free press, says WPFC president...


Jun 17, 2020, 20:26 ET Statement From The Ad Hoc Argentine Bondholder Group advised by White and Case LLP

The Ad Hoc Argentine Bondholder Group, which comprises 13 international asset managers and is by far the largest creditor group to Argentina, has...