• 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
  • Prime Minister announces appointment of new Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Prince Edward Island
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the appointment of the Honourable Tracey L. Clements, a judge of the Supreme Court of Prince Edward Island, to the position of Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Prince Edward Island.She replaces the Honourable Jacqueline R. Matheson, who elected to become a supernumerary judge effective January 1, 2017, after 29 years of distinguished service as a judge.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - October 27, 2017
  • Prime Minister appoints the Honourable Bob Rae as Special Envoy to Myanmar
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today named the Honourable Bob Rae as his Special Envoy to Myanmar. Mr. Rae will begin his work immediately, engaging in diplomatic efforts to address the crisis regarding the country’s Rakhine State.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - October 23, 2017
  • Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman to visit Canada
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that he will meet with the Prime Minister of Ukraine, Volodymyr Groysman, in Ottawa on October 31.During the meeting, Prime Minister Trudeau and Prime Minister Groysman will explore ways to deepen the relationship between Canada and Ukraine, including through the trade and business opportunities created by the Canada-Ukraine Free Trade Agreement.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - October 23, 2017
  • Governor General to travel to Thailand for the Royal Cremation of King Bhumibol
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that Her Excellency, the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, will travel to Bangkok, Thailand as Canada’s official representative at the Royal Cremation of the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej of Thailand on October 26, 2017.The Royal Cremation of King Bhumibol follows one year of official mourning since his passing last year at the age of 88.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - October 19, 2017
  • Prime Minister announces appointment of new Chief Justice of the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the appointment of the Honourable Mary T. Moreau, a judge of the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta, to the position of Chief Justice of the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta. She replaces the Honourable Neil C. Wittmann, who resigned on May 1, 2017, after nearly 18 years of distinguished service as a judge.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - October 17, 2017
  • Prime Minister concludes visit to Mexico
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today concluded his first official visit to Mexico.The Prime Minister’s visit reinforced the close bond between Canada and Mexico. It was also an opportunity for Prime Minister Trudeau and Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto to emphasize their shared commitment to a modernized North American Free Trade Agreement that benefits Canadians, Mexicans, and Americans alike.
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    Mexico City, Mexico - October 13, 2017