• Prime Minister to travel to France
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that he will travel to France from November 10 to 12, 2018, to attend commemoration events for the 100th anniversary of the First World War Armistice and the first-ever Paris Peace Forum.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - November 5, 2018
  • Prime Minister visits Tŝilhqot’in Nation to personally deliver statement of exoneration
    Acknowledging past mistakes is an important part of renewing the relationship between Canada and Indigenous peoples. By coming together in a spirit of cooperation and affirming our respect and recognition of Indigenous rights, we can make real, meaningful progress toward reconciliation, to the benefit of all Canadians.
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    Xeni Gwet’in, British Columbia - November 3, 2018
  • New home for nuclear medicine at the University of British Columbia
    Canadians have played a leading role in many medical breakthroughs – such as the discovery of stem cells and insulin – that have saved countless lives and led to a better quality of life for people around the world. Today, Canada continues to pave the way for new medical discoveries, including in the groundbreaking medical isotope industry.
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    Vancouver, British Columbia - November 1, 2018
  • Opening of rail line and federal investments to revitalize Churchill
    In 2017, spring flooding badly damaged the Hudson Bay Rail Line, Churchill’s only land link to the rest of Canada. Since then, Churchill has only been accessible via air and sea. Prices on everything from fuel to groceries skyrocketed. Tourism declined. Local families, students, and business owners were left stranded.The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, along with Minister Jim Carr, today announced that, by the end of November, the rail line will resume its operations, servicing both passengers and freight.
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    Churchill, Manitoba - November 1, 2018
  • Prime Minister announces a by-election in Leeds–Grenville–Thousand Islands and Rideau Lakes
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that a by-election will be held on December 3, 2018, in the electoral district of Leeds–Grenville–Thousand Islands and Rideau Lakes.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - October 28, 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:Shawn Tupper, currently Assistant Secretary to the Cabinet, Economic and Regional Development Policy, Privy Council Office, becomes Associate Deputy Minister of Natural Resources, effective November 5, 2018.Biographical notesShawn Tupper
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    Ottawa, Ontario - October 26, 2018
  • Prime Minister welcomes increased partnership with the Netherlands
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today met with the Prime Minister of the Netherlands, Mark Rutte, to explore how we can work together to address pressing global challenges and build on our countries’ close friendship.During the visit, Prime Minister Trudeau and Prime Minister Rutte underscored the strong, long-standing relationship between our two countries – including Canada’s role in the liberation of the Netherlands at the end of the Second World War – and our common commitment to democracy, equality, and the rules-based international order.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - October 25, 2018
  • The Netherlands endorses Canada-led Ocean Plastics Charter
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today welcomed the Netherlands’ endorsement of the Canada-led Ocean Plastics Charter. The endorsement – another example of the leadership shown by both countries in the fight against ocean pollution – was announced during a visit by the Prime Minister of the Netherlands, Mark Rutte, to Ottawa.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - October 25, 2018
  • Government of Canada fighting climate change with price on pollution
    Canadians are seeing the costs of climate change first hand, from wildfires in the west to floods in the east, smoke that makes the air unsafe to breathe and heatwaves that endanger the young and the elderly. We need to act now to fight back against climate change, for our children and grandchildren.The Government of Canada has a plan that protects the environment while growing the economy, and that plan is working – our emissions are down and the economy has grown by 500,000 full-time jobs. But we know we need to do more.
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    Etobicoke, Ontario - October 23, 2018
  • Governor General of Canada to visit Burkina Faso, Côte d'Ivoire, and Nigeria
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, will visit Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire, and Nigeria, from October 23 to 30, 2018.The state visit is an opportunity for the Governor General to meet with national leaders, and deepen Canada’s relationships with these three countries.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - October 16, 2018