• 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:Louise Levonian, currently Deputy Minister of Employment and Social Development Canada, becomes Senior Advisor to the Privy Council Office, effective September 4, 2018.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - August 31, 2018
  • Prime Minister announces support to strengthen Canada’s automotive sector
    The Government of Canada is making smart, ambitious investments to support Canadian autoworkers, create and protect jobs, and keep our auto sector competitive globally.The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced up to $9.46 million in funding to the University of Ontario Institute of Technology to enhance its Automotive Centre of Excellence in Oshawa, and to create new research and development jobs in the automotive industry.
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    Oshawa, Ontario - August 31, 2018
  • 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, taking on new responsibilities, or staying in their current portfolio. The appointments are effective on August 31.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - August 31, 2018
  • Prime Minister announces changes to the Cabinet committees
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced changes to the structure and mandate of Cabinet committees to make them even more efficient and responsive to the needs of Canadians, and to reflect recent changes to the Ministry. The new and modified Cabinet committees reflect the Government of Canada’s top priorities: delivering economic growth, diversifying international trade, strengthening the middle class, advancing reconciliation with Indigenous peoples, and fighting climate change. 
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    Ottawa, Ontario - August 28, 2018
  • Prime Minister formally recognizes territorial senior judges as Chief Justices
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that senior judges in the territories will be formally recognized as Chief Justices, effective October 1, 2018.The following senior judges will assume the title of Chief Justice:
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    Ottawa, Ontario - August 28, 2018
  • Prime Minister releases new ministerial mandate letters
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today released new ministerial mandate letters that reflect recent changes to the Ministry, guide the direction of the Government of Canada’s ministerial team, and highlight the Government’s commitment to continue delivering economic growth and creating good, middle class jobs for Canadians.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - August 28, 2018
  • 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:Nancy Chahwan, currently Deputy Commissioner of Revenue, Canada Revenue Agency, becomes Chief Human Resources Officer, Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat, effective August 29, 2018.Christine Donoghue, currently Associate Deputy Minister of Health, becomes Deputy Commissioner of Revenue, Canada Revenue Agency, effective August 29, 2018.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - August 24, 2018
  • Prime Minister announces action on British Columbia wildfires
    The Government of Canada stands with the people of British Columbia and will make every effort to support Canadians who are dealing with the devastating effects of wildfires in the province.In addition to support provided by the Canadian Armed Forces, the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the creation of a new ad hoc Cabinet committee to coordinate federal efforts to help the many communities affected by the wildfires raging through British Columbia.
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    Nanaimo, British Columbia - August 22, 2018
  • Amazon creates hundreds of jobs in Ottawa
    Every time you click to buy something online, the many people working behind the scenes help get that product to your doorstep. From receiving orders to packaging and shipping, e‑commerce provides new job opportunities for the middle class and people working hard to join it.The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today visited the future site of Amazon’s new 92,900 square-metre warehouse in Ottawa’s east end. The facility will create over 1,500 construction jobs, and over 600 full-time jobs once it opens.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - August 20, 2018
  • Prime Minister to hold Cabinet retreat in British Columbia
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced he will hold a Cabinet retreat in Nanaimo, British Columbia, from August 21 to 23.The retreat will be the first meeting of the new Cabinet before Parliament resumes in September. During the retreat, the Prime Minister and ministers will discuss ways to deliver economic growth and create good, middle class jobs for Canadians.Discussions will focus on diversifying international trade, eliminating trade barriers between provinces and territories, and maintaining the integrity and security of Canada’s borders.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - August 14, 2018