• Governor General of Canada to cheer on Canadian athletes at the XVIII Pan American Games in Lima
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, will travel to Lima, Peru, from July 23 to 27, 2019.During the visit, the Governor General will attend a Team Canada Welcome Ceremony and the Opening Ceremony of the XVIII Pan American Games. Her Excellency will support Canadian athletes during the Games as they compete against the best in the Americas for a spot on the podium.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - July 16, 2019
  • Prime Minister announces the nomination of the Honourable Nicholas Kasirer to the Supreme Court of Canada
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the nomination of the Honourable Nicholas Kasirer to the Supreme Court of Canada.Justice Kasirer has led an exceptional career as a judge and professor, earning the esteem of his peers in Canada and around the world. He served for a decade as a judge of the Court of Appeal of Quebec, where he was appointed in 2009. Prior to that, he led a twenty-year career as a professor of law at McGill University, including as dean of the Faculty of Law. Justice Kasirer is perfectly bilingual.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - July 10, 2019
  • Canada to host Canada-European Union Summit in Montréal
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that the 17th Canada-European Union Summit will be held in Montréal, Quebec, from July 17 to 18, 2019. Prime Minister Trudeau will host, European Council President Donald Tusk and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker for the Summit.  During the Summit, the leaders will explore how Canada and the EU can work together on common priorities and key challenges, including building economies that work for everyone, fighting climate change, advancing gender equality, and defending the rules-based international order.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - July 10, 2019
  • Secretary General of North Atlantic Treaty Organization to visit Canada
    On July 15, Prime Minister Trudeau and Secretary General Stoltenberg will have a bilateral meeting at the Canadian Forces Base in Petawawa, Ontario, followed by a joint media availability. The Prime Minister and the Secretary General will then have lunch with service members.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - July 10, 2019
  • New investments to extend the Montréal Metro’s Blue line
    Canadians rely on public transit – whether it’s getting to work, picking the kids up from daycare, or taking advantage of everything our cities have to offer. Investing in public transit means growing the economy, fighting climate change, and making our communities stronger.
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    Montréal, Quebec - July 4, 2019
  • Prime Minister welcomes appointment of Sergeant-at-Arms
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today welcomed the appointment of Patrick McDonell as the new Sergeant-at-Arms of the House of Commons. This appointment is effective July 1, 2019.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - July 4, 2019
  • Canada and Ukraine further strengthen cooperation
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today met with the President of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelenskyy, during the third Ukraine Reform Conference. The conference is co-hosted by Canada and Ukraine and is taking place in Toronto this week.
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    Toronto, Ontario - July 2, 2019
  • Prime Minister concludes productive G20 Leaders’ Summit
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today concluded his participation at the G20 Leaders’ Summit in Osaka, Japan, and welcomed the conclusions outlined in the G20 Leaders Declaration.At the Summit, Prime Minister Trudeau highlighted the importance of working together to grow economies that benefit everyone. He underscored the need to create new opportunities for the middle class in order to help people regain confidence in the future.
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    Osaka, Japan - June 29, 2019
  • Prime Minister announces two appointments to superior courts of Ontario and Quebec
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the appointment of the Honourable Geoffrey B. Morawetz, a Judge of the Superior Court of Justice of Ontario, as Chief Justice of the Superior Court of Justice of Ontario, effective July 1, 2019. He replaces the Honourable Heather J. Smith, who will retire on June 30, 2019, after more than 36 years of distinguished service as a judge.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 27, 2019
  • Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy to visit Canada
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that the President of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelenskyy, will visit Canada from July 1 to 3, 2019. The two leaders will meet in Toronto on July 2, 2019, during the Ukraine Reform Conference.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 25, 2019