• Prime Minister announces major investment to improve safety and reduce congestion on Trans-Canada Highway in Nova Scotia
    Commuting to work, visiting loved ones, enjoying a vacation – highways help Canadians get to where they need to go. They connect our communities and help businesses move goods to markets across the country and around the world.The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced a major investment of $90 million to improve safety, reduce congestion, and increase traffic capacity on the Trans-Canada Highway in northeastern Nova Scotia.
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    Sutherlands River, Nova Scotia - July 17, 2018
  • Prime Minister announces increased support for NATO
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today concluded his participation at this year’s NATO Summit in Brussels, Belgium, where he announced increased support for NATO. These contributions underscore Canada’s commitment to play an active role in the Alliance and advance international peace, security, and stability.While in Latvia earlier this week, the Prime Minister announced Canada will extend its contribution to NATO’s enhanced Forward Presence through Operation REASSURANCE for another four years and increase the number of personnel taking part in this mission from 455 to 540.
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    Brussels, Belgium - July 12, 2018
  • Canada to assume command of new NATO training mission in Iraq
    As a founding member of NATO, Canada has demonstrated strong and active leadership in the organization. Our country has always answered the call to protect international peace and security.The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that Canada will expand our leadership role by assuming command of a new NATO training and capacity building mission in Iraq for its first year.
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    Brussels, Belgium - July 11, 2018
  • Prime Minister concludes successful visit to Latvia
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today concluded a successful visit to Latvia. The Prime Minister’s visit was an opportunity to meet with members of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) deployed on Operation REASSURANCE, reaffirm Canada’s commitment to the NATO Alliance and trans-Atlantic security, and deepen the strong ties between Canada and Latvia.
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    Riga, Latvia - July 10, 2018
  • New investments to improve Calgary’s transportation infrastructure
    Good infrastructure connects our communities, helps create good jobs, and gets us to work on time and back home again – so Canadians have more time to do what they love. That is why the Government of Canada is committed to making significant investments in infrastructure – investments that improve commute times, strengthen our communities, and create good, well-paying middle class jobs today while delivering economic growth for years to come.
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    Calgary, Alberta - July 6, 2018
  • Prime Minister Trudeau to travel to Latvia
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that he will travel to Latvia on July 9 and 10, 2018, before attending the NATO Summit in Belgium on July 11 and 12.The visit will be an opportunity for the Prime Minister to reaffirm Canada’s commitment to the NATO Alliance and Euro-Atlantic security. It will also be a chance to deepen the strong ties between Canada and Latvia, as Latvia marks its centenary.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - July 3, 2018
  • Helping 40,000 young people in Canada gain skills and find jobs
    In Canada, more than 840,000 young people are unemployed, or not receiving the education and training they need to build a future for themselves.By working closely with Canadian businesses, the Government of Canada is making sure that more young Canadians – of all backgrounds and abilities – have the skills and work experience they need to find and maintain good jobs.
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    Toronto, Ontario - June 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:Shelly Bruce, currently Associate Chief of the Communications Security Establishment, becomes Chief of the Communications Security Establishment, effective immediately.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 27, 2018
  • Prime Minister Trudeau to attend NATO Summit
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that he will travel to Brussels, Belgium, to attend the NATO Summit on July 11 and 12, 2018.Canada, along with 11 other countries, founded NATO in 1949 on the fundamental values of democracy, individual liberty, human rights, and the rule of law. For more than six decades, NATO has proven itself to be a major contributor to international peace, security, and stability – essential for economic growth and prosperity.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 25, 2018
  • Prime Minister announces appointment of new Chief Justice of Newfoundland and Labrador and new Associate Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of British Columbia
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the appointment of the Honourable Deborah E. Fry, a judge of the Trial Division of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador, as Chief Justice of Newfoundland and Labrador. She replaces the Honourable J. Derek Green, who elected to become a supernumerary judge effective December 1, 2017, after more than 25 years of distinguished service as a judge.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - June 22, 2018