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Statement by the Prime Minister to mark the start of Hanukkah

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement to mark the start of Hanukkah: “Tonight, Jewish communities in Canada and around the world will welcome the beginning of Hanukkah, also known as the Read More

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Statement by the Prime Minister on Romania’s National Day

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Romania’s National Day: “Today, we join Romanian communities in Canada and around the world to celebrate Romania’s National Day, which this year marks the Read More

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Statement by the Prime Minister on the new government in New Brunswick

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the new government of New Brunswick: “Under the leadership of Blaine Higgs, the Progressive Conservative Party has formed government in New Brunswick.

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko

Today, the Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, spoke with President Petro Poroshenko of Ukraine. The leaders discussed Russia’s actions on November 25th in the Strait of Kerch and Prime Minister Trudeau reiterated Canada’s steadfast support for Read More

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund

Today, Prime Minister Trudeau met with Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund. They reaffirmed the importance of the G20 as a venue to engage in conversations on job creation, long-term economic growth Read More

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with Luis Alberto Moreno, President of the Inter-American Development Bank

Today, Prime Minister Trudeau met with Luis Alberto Moreno, President of the Inter-American Development Bank.  They spoke on a range of issues, including the deteriorating situation in Venezuela and its impact on neighbouring countries. Both Read More

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Statement by the Prime Minister on the Sustainable Blue Economy Conference

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement to congratulate Kenya on a successful Sustainable Blue Economy Conference: “This week, Canada, led by the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, Read More

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Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with Ontario Premier Doug Ford

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau today spoke with Ontario Premier Doug Ford about the news that General Motors will be closing its Oshawa plant. The Prime Minister expressed his deep disappointment with the decision made by Read More

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Governor General of Canada to visit Kazakhstan

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, will travel to Kazakhstan from December 3 to 5, 2018.

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Prime Minister to attend G20 Leaders’ Summit in Argentina

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that he will travel to Buenos Aires, Argentina, to attend the G20 Leaders’ Summit from November 29 to December 1. The G20 Summit – like the G7 Summit was in Read More

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