• New Facebook research facility to open in Montréal

    From smartphone applications that can understand human speech to self-driving cars, artificial intelligence (AI) is changing the way that people interact with each other and their environment. AI and deep learning help create jobs, improve our quality of life, and generate new opportunities for the middle class and those working hard to join it.
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    Montréal, Quebec - September 15, 2017
  • Prime Minister announces new Lieutenant Governor for Prince Edward Island

    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the appointment of Antoinette Perry as the next Lieutenant Governor of Prince Edward Island.Ms. Perry enjoyed a distinguished 32-year career at Tignish Consolidated Elementary School where she taught Music and French after studying Music Education at the Université de Moncton. She has been an active member of various community and cultural organizations, including the West Prince Arts Council and the Tignish Historical Preservation Society.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - September 14, 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:Jean-François Tremblay, currently Deputy Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, becomes Deputy Minister of Indigenous Services, effective September 25, 2017.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - September 14, 2017
  • Prime Minister to lead Canadian delegation to the United Nations General Assembly in New York

    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that he will travel to New York City, from September 19 to 21, to lead Canada’s delegation to the opening of the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA). 
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    Ottawa, Ontario - September 13, 2017
  • UK Prime Minister Theresa May to visit Canada

    The Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau, today announced that Theresa May, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, will visit Canada on September 18, 2017.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - September 13, 2017
  • Prime Minister to host First Ministers’ Meeting and meeting with national Indigenous leaders

    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, announced today that he will host the First Ministers’ Meeting (FMM), including a meeting of First Ministers with national Indigenous leaders, in the National Capital Region on October 3, 2017.Since the last FMM on December 9, 2016, federal, provincial, and territorial governments have been working closely together to implement the pan-Canadian Framework on Clean Growth and Climate Change.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - September 7, 2017
  • New road access improvements to help grow Yukon’s natural resources sector

    New road access improvements to help grow Yukon’s natural resources sector

    Investments in modern transportation infrastructure are vital to the development of a thriving and sustainable economy in Yukon. These investments create middle class jobs and improve the quality of life for all residents.The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, and the Premier of Yukon, Sandy Silver, today announced over $360 million in combined federal and territorial funding to improve road access in two mineral-rich areas: the Dawson Range in central Yukon and the Nahanni Range Road in southeastern Yukon.
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    Whitehorse, Yukon - September 2, 2017
  • Children and families in New Brunswick to benefit from improved early learning and child care

    Each and every child in Canada deserves the best possible start in life. That means having access to the type of high quality early learning and child care services that can make a difference in our children’s development, especially for those most at risk. Investments in child care are smart investments—they help children and families, and strengthen our country’s social and economic fabric.
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    Moncton, New Brunswick - August 30, 2017
  • Prime Minister announces the appointment of a new Senator

    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that the Governor General appointed David Adams Richards as an independent Senator to fill a vacancy for New Brunswick.Mr. Richards is an acclaimed Canadian novelist, essayist, screenwriter and poet, whose commitment to the Miramichi River valley, New Brunswick, and Canada is reflected in his body of work.
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    Moncton, New Brunswick - August 30, 2017
  • The Prime Minister announces support for gender equality and resilience-building programs in the Middle East

    The Prime Minister announces support for gender equality and resilience-building programs in the Middle East

    The Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau, today met with His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan to deepen the already strong partnership that exists between the two countries.Prime Minister Trudeau announced $45.3 million to support projects that promote economic development, the empowerment of women, and the resilience of refugee-hosting communities in Jordan and the Middle East.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - August 29, 2017