• Statement by the Prime Minister on Remembrance Day
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Remembrance Day:“Today, we honour every Canadian who has served and sacrificed so we may live free. We fall silent to acknowledge a debt we can never repay. We remember.“One hundred years ago today, the Armistice between Germany and the Allies ended the First World War. As we commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Armistice, we also mark Canada’s Hundred Days.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - November 11, 2018
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on Diwali and Bandi Chhor Divas
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Diwali and Bandi Chhor Divas:“Today, we join Hindu, Sikh, Jain, and Buddhist communities in Canada and around the world to celebrate Diwali and Bandi Chhor Divas.“This holiday – known as the Festival of Lights – symbolizes the triumph of good over evil, light over darkness, and knowledge over ignorance.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - November 7, 2018
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on the death of Bernard Landry
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the death of Bernard Landry:“Today, I join Quebecers to honour the memory of Bernard Landry, a former Premier of Quebec.“Mr. Landry was a dedicated leader who played a central role in a defining chapter of Quebec’s history. He devoted much of his life to making a difference in the lives of Quebecers.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - November 6, 2018
  • Prime Minister welcomes final report from the Canada-United States Council for Advancement of Women Entrepreneurs and Business Leaders
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement to welcome the final report from the Canada-United States Council for Advancement of Women Entrepreneurs and Business Leaders:“I am pleased to welcome today the final report from the Canada-United States Council for Advancement of Women Entrepreneurs and Business Leaders, which was created in February 2017 to drive women’s participation, leadership, and success in the workforce.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - October 29, 2018
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on United Nations Day
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on United Nations Day:“Since its creation in 1945, the United Nations (UN) has inspired a global community built on higher aspirations and shared values – and made a difference in the lives of millions of people around the world.“The UN has confronted some of the world’s gravest challenges – fighting AIDS, ending war, averting famine – and brought to light once invisible issues, such as modern-day slavery and the use of child soldiers.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - October 24, 2018
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on the anniversary of the attack at the National War Memorial and Parliament Hill
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the four-year anniversary of the attack at the National War Memorial and Parliament Hill:“Four years ago today, a tragic and senseless attack at the National War Memorial and Parliament Hill in Ottawa claimed the life of Corporal Nathan Cirillo, a sentry at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, and left several others injured.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - October 22, 2018
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on Persons Day
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement for Persons Day:“On Persons Day, we mark the anniversary of the historic ruling that recognized Canadian women as ‘persons’ under the law and granted them the right to serve as senators.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - October 18, 2018
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on Global Dignity Day
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement to mark Global Dignity Day in Canada:“Today, young people, teachers, and volunteers across Canada and around the world will gather to celebrate Global Dignity Day.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - October 17, 2018
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty:“Today, on the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, we join people around the world to reflect on the progress we have made to end poverty, and acknowledge the work that we have left to do to improve the well-being of all, here in Canada and around the world.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - October 17, 2018
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on Small Business Week
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement marking Small Business Week, which runs from October 14 to 20, 2018:“This week, we celebrate the backbone of Canada’s economy and the cornerstone of our communities – small businesses.“Small businesses provide the goods and services we all depend on and create millions of jobs across the country. At the heart of every small business is an entrepreneur who has worked tirelessly to transform imagination into reality.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - October 14, 2018