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New investments in Quebec City’s public transit network

In Quebec and across the country, we need to make sure our public transit infrastructure keeps pace with our growing cities. By investing in public transit, we can strengthen the middle class and build better, Read More

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Prime Minister to attend G7 Summit in France

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that he will travel to Biarritz, France, to attend the G7 Leaders’ Summit from August 24 to 26. The Summit is an important opportunity to take concerted action Read More

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New advisory committee to promote well-paying careers in skilled trades for young Canadians

Whether building homes, repairing vehicles, or powering our communities, people in the skilled trades provide services Canadians rely on every single day. That is why, in Budget 2019, we announced funding to help more people Read More

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Better flood protection for Fredericton residents and businesses

The climate crisis is driving extreme weather events in communities from coast to coast to coast. As these events become more frequent, more severe, and more damaging, they threaten our health and safety and disrupt Read More

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Statement by the Prime Minister on the National Liberation Day of Korea

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement in recognition of the National Liberation Day of Korea: “Today, we join Korean communities in Canada and around the world to celebrate the 74th National Read More

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The Prime Minister announces appointment to the Secretariat of the National Security and Intelligence Review Agency

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the following appointment: John Davies, currently Director General, National Security Policy Directorate, Public Safety Canada, becomes Executive Director, Secretariat of the National Security and Intelligence Review Agency, effective Read More

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Increased legal support to help reduce delays for asylum claims

Every year, thousands of people are driven from their homes because of war, insecurity, and persecution. Many seek refuge in Canada, a place where they can live in peace and build a better future for Read More

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Statement by the Prime Minister on the death of Beji Caid Essebsi

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the death of Beji Caid Essebsi, President of Tunisia: “Canada stands today with the people of Tunisia as they grieve the passing of their Read More

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Prime Minister announces members of the new National Security and Intelligence Review Agency

Our security and intelligence communities must keep pace with evolving threats to the safety and security of Canadians, and they must do so in a way that safeguards our rights and freedoms and the people’s Read More

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Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada to welcome the new Prime Minister of the United Kingdom

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement to welcome the new Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Boris Johnson: “On behalf of the Government of Canada, I congratulate Boris Johnson on becoming the Read More

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