• Estonian Prime Minister Jüri Ratas to visit Canada
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that the Prime Minister of Estonia, Jüri Ratas, will travel to Canada for a working visit from May 24 to 28, 2018.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - May 22, 2018
  • Prime Minister concludes visit to the United States
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today concluded his visit to the United States, which included stops in New York City and Boston.During his visit, the Prime Minister met with several business leaders to underscore the importance of the Canada-U.S. partnership, promote Canada as one of the best places to invest, and create more jobs for Canada’s middle class.
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    Boston, United States - May 18, 2018
  • Historic federal investment expands Calgary’s public transit system
    Investing in public transit infrastructure shortens commute times, cuts air pollution, and creates good, well-paying middle class jobs, while connecting our communities and making more time for Canadians to do what they love.The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced a major investment of up to $1.53 billion for Calgary’s Green Line Light Rail Transit project – the largest contribution ever made by the Government of Canada to an infrastructure project in Alberta.
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    Calgary, Alberta - May 15, 2018
  • Improved railway crossing to increase safety and improve traffic flow in Edmonton
    Quality transportation infrastructure and efficient trade corridors are vital to Canada’s continued economic success. The Government of Canada is investing in infrastructure projects that improve safety, help people get to where they need to go faster, create good, well-paying middle class jobs, and boost productivity and economic growth.
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    Edmonton, Alberta - May 15, 2018
  • Prime Minister of Canada announces a by-election in Chicoutimi–Le Fjord
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that a by-election will be held on June 18, 2018, in the electoral district of Chicoutimi–Le Fjord.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - May 13, 2018
  • Prime Minister welcomes the Voltigeurs de Québec to modernized Armoury
    National historic sites reflect the rich heritage of our country and provide an opportunity for Canadians to learn more about our diversity, history, and culture. The Voltigeurs de Québec Armoury is an important landmark of the city. Its reconstruction not only commemorates our Army’s proud history and celebrates our armed forces, it will also create good jobs for years to come.
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    Québec, Quebec - May 12, 2018
  • New rail bypass to support recovery and reconstruction in Lac-Mégantic
    No community should ever have to experience what Lac-Mégantic went through on July 6, 2013. We remember the 47 people who died and stand with all those whose lives were irreparably changed.Many people in the community face ongoing effects of trauma and loss. Because of the unique nature of this tragedy, and to help more people in the Lac-Mégantic community heal and rebuild their lives, the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that the Government of Canada and the Government of Quebec have signed an agreement-in-principle to jointly fund the rail bypass project.
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    Lac-Mégantic, Quebec - May 11, 2018
  • Alcoa and Rio Tinto announce world’s first carbon-free aluminum smelting process
    $558 million investment project will create and maintain thousands of jobs in CanadaGlobal aluminum industry leaders Alcoa Corporation and Rio Tinto Aluminum today announced a revolutionary process to make aluminum that produces oxygen and eliminates all greenhouse gas emissions from the traditional smelting process.The announcement signals the most significant innovation in the aluminum industry in more than a century, and marks a decisive step forward in the fight against climate change.
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    Saguenay, Quebec - May 10, 2018
  • Prime Minister announces St. Louis apology
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that he will deliver a formal apology in the House of Commons over the fate of the MS St. Louis and its passengers.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - May 8, 2018
  • Prime Minister nominates new Chief Electoral Officer
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the nomination of Stéphane Perrault as the new Chief Electoral Officer of Canada.Born and raised in Montréal, Mr. Perrault’s distinguished career with the Government of Canada spans more than two decades as both a senior executive and lawyer. He has been the Acting Chief Electoral Officer since December 2016.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - May 8, 2018