• 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:Siddika Mithani, currently President of the Public Health Agency of Canada, becomes President of the Canadian Food Inspection Agency, effective February 27, 2019.Biographical notesSiddika Mithani
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    Ottawa, Ontario - February 25, 2019
  • State-of-the-art science facility supports skills development at Memorial University of Newfoundland
    Canada's colleges and universities are at the forefront of excellence in science, research, and innovation. They play a central role in our society, and help Canadians get the skills and training they need to succeed in the job market and tackle the great challenges of our time. That is why the Government of Canada continues to support our colleges and universities, and invest in students and their futures.
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    St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador - February 22, 2019
  • Investment in Halifax to reduce congestion and improve road safety
    Traffic is a common sight heading to and from Burnside, Nova Scotia, especially at rush hour. To ease traffic and cut down on congestion, the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced an investment of up to $86.5 million to build the Sackville-Bedford-Burnside Connector.The Sackville-Bedford-Burnside Connector will extend Highway 107, build a high-speed bypass, and connect highways 101, 102, and 118. During construction, the project will create 150 good, middle class jobs in the region.
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    Burnside, Nova Scotia - February 21, 2019
  • Investment in automotive innovation to make vehicles safer and create jobs for Canadians
    Self-parking, automatic braking, driverless – the vehicles of tomorrow are bound not only to be autonomous, but also connected to one another. That is why the Government of Canada is making bold investments to establish Canada as a global leader in cybersecurity and automotive software for connected and autonomous vehicles.The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced an investment of $40 million in BlackBerry QNX, a business unit of BlackBerry Limited, to develop safe and secure software systems for the next generation of connected and autonomous vehicles.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - February 15, 2019
  • Prime Minister highlights investment to make commuting safer and more efficient in Sudbury
    In 2016, the Government of Canada launched the biggest infrastructure plan in Canadian history. Since then, we have invested in and approved hundreds of infrastructure projects to expand highways, build new roads, and improve existing routes – making traveling safer and easier for drivers across the country.The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today highlighted progress made on the project to extend Maley Drive in Sudbury, Ontario. This project involves building and updating roads to create a new, much-needed arterial link connecting the east side to the west side of the city.
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    Sudbury, Ontario - February 13, 2019
  • Prime Minister announces public transit improvements in Winnipeg
    In 2016, the Government of Canada launched the biggest infrastructure plan in Canadian history. Since then, we have invested in and approved thousands of infrastructure projects, including 51 public transit projects in Manitoba. These projects play a key role to reduce long commute times and create more inclusive communities where everyone has access to the services and opportunities they need to thrive.
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    Winnipeg, Manitoba - February 12, 2019
  • Prime Minister announces investments for safer, more affordable housing in Vancouver
    Every Canadian deserves to have a safe and affordable place to call home. That is why the Government of Canada launched Canada’s very first National Housing Strategy – a once-in-a-generation $40 billion investment to fight homelessness and improve access to affordable housing from coast to coast to coast.
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    Vancouver, British Columbia - February 11, 2019
  • The Prime Minister announces a change in the National Security and Intelligence Committee of Parliamentarians
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the following appointment to fill a vacancy in the National Security and Intelligence Committee of Parliamentarians:The Honourable Rob Nicholson P.C., Q.C., M.P. becomes a member of the National Security and Intelligence Committee of Parliamentarians, effective February 5, 2019.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - February 7, 2019
  • Prime Minister highlights project to improve public transit in Maple
    In 2016, the Government of Canada launched the biggest infrastructure plan in Canadian history. Since then, we have invested in and approved thousands of infrastructure projects, including 650 public transit projects in Ontario alone.
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    Maple, Ontario - February 7, 2019
  • Prime Minister announces changes to parliamentary secretaries
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced changes to the parliamentary secretaries.The parliamentary secretaries included in today’s announcement are either newly appointed, or taking on new responsibilities. The appointments are effective immediately.The changes to the parliamentary secretaries are as follows:
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    Ottawa, Ontario - January 29, 2019