• The Prime Minister announces changes in the senior ranks of the Public Service
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the following changes in the senior ranks of the Public Service:Ava G. Yaskiel, currently Partner and Global Head of Corporate, Mergers and Acquisitions and Securities with Norton Rose Fulbright, becomes Associate Deputy Minister of Finance, effective February 5, 2018.Thao Pham, currently Senior Vice-President, Operations, Parks Canada, becomes Associate Deputy Minister of Transport, effective November 20, 2017.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - November 17, 2017
  • Canada bolsters peacekeeping and civilian protection measures
    For decades, peacekeeping has helped provide protection to millions of vulnerable people affected by conflicts. However, the context for modern peace operations has changed. Today’s conflicts are intractable, more dangerous, and more complex. Given this new reality, we need to find new solutions. Canada is advancing innovative approaches to enhancing the protection of children, increasing the participation of women in peace operations, and providing the specialized capacities that the UN needs to deliver on their mandates.
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    Vancouver, British Columbia - November 15, 2017
  • Prime Minister launches Canada.ca/Results
    The Government of Canada is committed to being the most open and accessible government possible. In keeping with this commitment, the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the launch of Canada.ca/Results.This new website reports publicly on the progress we have made to deliver real and meaningful results for Canadians. It also gives Canadians a sense of the results they should expect to see and how we intend to make change real.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - November 14, 2017
  • Prime Minister concludes his participation at the ASEAN Summit in the Philippines
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today concluded his participation at the 31st Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit in Manila, Philippines.The Prime Minister took part in the Canada-ASEAN 40th Anniversary Commemorative Summit. This commemorative summit represents the first time a Canadian prime minister has met with all ASEAN leaders as a group.
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    Manila, Philippines - November 14, 2017
  • Prime Minister concludes visit to Vietnam and to the APEC Leaders’ Meeting
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today concluded his participation in the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders’ Meeting hosted by Vietnam.During the meeting, Prime Minister Trudeau reaffirmed Canada’s commitment to progressive trade that creates good, middle class jobs and benefits all members of society, including women, youth, and Indigenous Peoples.
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    Da Nang, Vietnam - November 11, 2017
  • Prime Minister concludes official visit to Vietnam
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today concluded his visit to Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, and will now travel to Da Nang, Vietnam, to attend the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders’ Meeting on November 10 and 11.While in Hanoi, Prime Minister Trudeau met with the Prime Minister of Vietnam, Nguyễn Xuân Phúc. Together, they announced a comprehensive partnership that will enhance cooperation between Canada and Vietnam, grow both economies, and strengthen the middle class.
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    Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam - November 9, 2017
  • Prime Minister announces new National Security and Intelligence Committee of Parliamentarians
    Canadians have been clear that they want – and need – our national security and intelligence communities to continue to be responsible and fully respect the rights and freedoms guaranteed to all citizens.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - November 6, 2017
  • Prime Minister of Canada announces by-elections
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that by-elections will be held on December 11, 2017, in the following four electoral districts:Bonavista—Burin—Trinity, Newfoundland and LabradorScarborough—Agincourt, OntarioBattlefords—Lloydminster, SaskatchewanSouth Surrey—White Rock, British Columbia
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    Ottawa, Ontario - November 5, 2017
  • Prime Minister to travel to Vietnam and Philippines
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that he will travel to Vietnam and the Philippines from November 6 to 14, 2017.The trip provides an opportunity for the Prime Minister to meet with partners in the Asia-Pacific region, and promote a progressive trade agenda that creates good, middle class jobs and more opportunities for people on both sides of the Pacific.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - November 2, 2017
  • The Prime Minister announces changes in the senior ranks of the Public Service
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the following changes in the senior ranks of the Public Service:David Morrison, currently Assistant Deputy Minister (Americas) and Chief Development Officer, Global Affairs Canada, becomes Associate Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, effective November 6, 2017.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - October 27, 2017