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  • PM celebrates the Chinese Lunar New Year in Mississauga
    Good evening. Xin Nian Kuai Le. It is really tremendous to be here with all of you this evening and to be joined by so many of my colleagues from the Parliament of Canada as well.
    Mississauga, Ontario - 20 February 2015
  • PM announces measures to support jobs and growth in the LNG industry
    Today I'm here to talk specifically about the enormous potential of the liquefied natural gas industry, and its potential to create jobs and a more prosperous future for thousands of Canadians and their families, something I know is a very key priority and has been a very strong focus for the government of Premier Christie Clark.
    Surrey, British Columbia - 19 February 2015
  • PM celebrates the Chinese Lunar New Year in Richmond
    Ladies and gentlemen, on the occasion of this Chinese New Year, as we look across this great country it would be hard to speak too lightly of the tremendous contributions made by Canadians of Chinese ancestry.
    Richmond, British Columbia - 18 February 2015
  • PM announces further steps to protect Canadian families from repeat violent offenders
    Thank you. Thank you all for that warm welcome.  Thank you. I would like to begin by paying tribute to the man who just introduced me. As Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, Steven Blaney is responsible for a portfolio that is vital to the security of our society and of our country. He does a remarkable job in an especially difficult context of international Jihadist terrorism. Congratulations, Steven.
    Victoriaville, Quebec - 12 February 2015
  • PM welcomes German Chancellor Angela Merkel to Ottawa
    Thank you very much, Madame Chancellor. We know who Canada’s true friends are when they come to visit in early February. Your previous visits to Canada were in June 2010 and August 2012. And so you have had the opportunity to appreciate the full diversity of our climate. So, Madame Chancellor Angela, welcome.  For my part, I’ve been welcomed to your country on no less than five occasions.  Visits that have always been warm and worthwhile, so I hope we’re able to do the same for you here.
    Ottawa, Ontario - 9 February 2015
  • PM announces support to help young entrepreneurs succeed in business
    Well, first of all, I want to say I’ve got an announcement today. I want to say a couple of things about that. I first want to say a couple things about Ukraine, but before we begin all of that, let’s just have one big hand of appreciation for our folks here at UTi for hosting us today. I said I wanted to address the Ukraine situation first because we notice a lot of events are occurring there and various leaders have engaged on that in the last few days.
    Brampton, Ontario - 5 February 2015
  • PM celebrates the Vietnamese Lunar New Year in Mississauga
    Thank you very much! Xin chào quý vị Thank you all for that tremendous welcome and thank you for being here.  You know, as I listened earlier to the introductions…as I listened particularly to that rousing rendition of our national anthem and I listened to the speeches, I really understood the tremendous passion this community has, not just in its identity but in its membership to this country.
    Mississauga, Ontario - 1 February 2015
  • PM announces anti-terrorism measures to protect Canadians
    Thank you very much. Thank you very much, everybody. Thank you. Good day, everyone. I want to thank you all for that tremendous welcome, also thank Steven for this very generous presentation. Also Peter MacKay, Minister MacKay, for serving as our master of ceremonies today.
    Richmond Hill, Ontario - 30 January 2015
  • PM announces improved access to financing for Canadian small businesses
    Thank you very much. Good afternoon, everyone. It’s a real pleasure to be back here in the Niagara region and St. Catharines once more. And I’d like to begin by thanking our hosts, Joe, Rosanne, and Janet, and all the people here at Framecraft. This is a business I’m told of second-generation ownership now, been around half a century, all-Canadian products.
    St. Catharines, Ontario - 22 January 2015
  • PM delivers remarks honouring Sir John A. Macdonald, Canada's first Prime Minister, during his 200th birthday celebration.
    Ladies and Gentlemen, we are here to honour our very first Prime Minister so I would obviously like to begin by acknowledging again—once again—the other former prime ministers who are here with us today, the Right Honourable John Turner, 17th Prime Minister of Canada, and the Right Honourable Kim Campbell, 19th Prime Minister of Canada.
    Kingston, Ontario - 11 January 2015