• Amazon creates hundreds of jobs in Ottawa
    Every time you click to buy something online, the many people working behind the scenes help get that product to your doorstep. From receiving orders to packaging and shipping, e‑commerce provides new job opportunities for the middle class and people working hard to join it.The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today visited the future site of Amazon’s new 92,900 square-metre warehouse in Ottawa’s east end. The facility will create over 1,500 construction jobs, and over 600 full-time jobs once it opens.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - August 20, 2018
  • Prime Minister to hold Cabinet retreat in British Columbia
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced he will hold a Cabinet retreat in Nanaimo, British Columbia, from August 21 to 23.The retreat will be the first meeting of the new Cabinet before Parliament resumes in September. During the retreat, the Prime Minister and ministers will discuss ways to deliver economic growth and create good, middle class jobs for Canadians.Discussions will focus on diversifying international trade, eliminating trade barriers between provinces and territories, and maintaining the integrity and security of Canada’s borders.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - August 14, 2018
  • Prime Minister highlights support for seniors in Prince Edward Island
    The Government of Canada is working hard to give Canadian seniors the support they need, and the secure and dignified retirement they deserve.The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today celebrated Prince Edward Island Old Home Week with seniors from Charlottetown and highlighted the government’s commitment to support seniors in the province and across the country.
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    Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island - August 13, 2018
  • 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:Guylaine Roy, currently Associate Deputy Minister of Canadian Heritage, becomes Deputy Minister of Tourism, Official Languages and La Francophonie, effective August 13, 2018.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - August 10, 2018
  • Prime Minister announces new project to create jobs and improve training in Canada’s aerospace and healthcare sectors
    The Government of Canada is making smart, ambitious investments to help Canadians get the skills, training, and opportunities they need to thrive in the global economy and succeed in the workforce, now and into the future.The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced an investment of $150 million to CAE through the Strategic Innovation Fund. With this investment, CAE will harness the power of artificial intelligence, cloud computing, big data, and augmented and virtual reality to develop the next generation of simulation and training products.
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    Montréal, Quebec - August 8, 2018
  • The Prime Minister announces a change in the senior ranks of the Public Service
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the following change in the senior ranks of the Public Service:Anne Kelly, currently Interim Commissioner of the Correctional Service of Canada, becomes Commissioner of the Correctional Service of Canada, effective July 30, 2018. Ms. Kelly was chosen through an open, transparent, and merit-based appointment process.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - July 27, 2018
  • 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:
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    Ottawa, Ontario - July 20, 2018
  • Prime Minister announces more money for Canadian families
    Two years ago, the Government of Canada introduced the Canada Child Benefit (CCB) – a simpler, tax-free, new child benefit better targeted to those who need it most. Since then, the CCB has helped lift more than half a million people – including 300,000 children – out of poverty, and nine out of 10 families now have more money in their pockets to help with the high cost of raising their kids.
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    Markham, Ontario - July 20, 2018
  • Prime Minister to host First Ministers’ Meeting
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that he will host a First Ministers’ Meeting (FMM) in the fall.At the FMM, First Ministers will discuss ways to build on Canada’s economic growth through diversifying international trade and improving trade within our borders.The Prime Minister will lead discussions on how to eliminate barriers to trade between provinces and territories, and work toward a stronger, more interconnected Canadian economy that is free from unnecessary barriers and restrictions imposed by provinces and territories.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - July 19, 2018
  • Prime Minister announces changes to the Ministry
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced changes to the Ministry and welcomed new members to Cabinet.The Government of Canada is focused on growing the economy, strengthening the middle class, and creating more opportunities for everyone. The new responsibilities of our team build on Canada’s strong economic foundations, further position our country for growth and success, and reflect changing realities in the global economy.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - July 18, 2018