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Prime Minister Trudeau issues statement on Christmas

Statement by the Prime Minister on Christmas December 24, 2020 Ottawa, Ontario Prime Minister’s Office The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Christmas: “Merry Christmas, Canada! Today, our family joins Christians across the country and around the world to celebrate the birth of Christ. “This time of year is full of … Continue reading

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Federal investment to help construction, transportation, hospitality sectors quickly access supports to re-enter the workforce

News Release Helping Canadians develop the skills they need to find good jobs Ottawa, Ontario — Whether in industries shifting services online or small businesses navigating public health guidance, workers across the country have been facing new challenges since the beginning of the global COVID-19 pandemic. To tackle these challenges, Canadians need access to training … Continue reading

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Prime Minister Trudeau issues statement on Thanksgiving

News Release Statement by the Prime Minister on ThanksgivingOctober 12, 2020Ottawa, Ontario The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Thanksgiving: “Today, across the country, Canadians will mark Thanksgiving. It is a time to celebrate the harvest season, provide thanks for our many blessings, and give back to our communities. “Despite the … Continue reading

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Government of Canada announces details for opening of 2020 Parents and Grandparents Program

News release October 5, 2020—Ottawa—The Honourable Marco E. L. Mendicino, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, today announced details for the opening of the 2020 Parents and Grandparents (PGP) Program, building further on the government’s commitment to reuniting families. Over a 3-week period, from 12 p.m. EDT on October 13, 2020, to 12 p.m. EST … Continue reading

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Prime Minister issues statement for Women’s History Month

Statement by the Prime Minister on Women’s History MonthOctober 1, 2020Ottawa, Ontario The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement for Women’s History Month: “Women have contributed enormously to making Canada the country we know today. During Women’s History Month, we celebrate the significant achievements of women and girls, but also reflect on the … Continue reading

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Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada to welcome the new Prime Minister of Japan

Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada to welcome the new Prime Minister of Japan September 16, 2020Ottawa, Ontario The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement to welcome the new Prime Minister of Japan, Suga Yoshihide: “On behalf of the Government of Canada, I congratulate Suga Yoshihide on becoming the Prime Minister … Continue reading

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‘On this solemn anniversary, we remember the tragedy of 9/11 and its nearly 3,000 victims, including 24 Canadians’ — PM

Statement by the Prime Minister on the anniversary of 9/11 and the National Day of ServiceSeptember 11, 2020Ottawa, Ontario The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the anniversary of the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001, and on the National Day of Service: “Nineteen years ago today, the deadliest terrorist attacks … Continue reading

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“Together, we will continue to support our workers, create well paying middle class jobs, and build a fairer and more resilient Canada. On behalf of the Government of Canada, I wish all Canadians a safe and happy Labour Day.” — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

Statement by the Prime Minister on Labour DaySeptember 7, 2020Ottawa, Ontario The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Labour Day: “Since 1894 on Labour Day, we have celebrated Canadian workers and the generations of labour activists who have made our workplaces safer, more equitable, and more just. It is because of … Continue reading

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Canada’s COVID-19 exposure notification app now available in Newfoundland and Labrador

News Release Canada’s COVID-19 exposure notification app now available in Newfoundland and Labrador Ottawa, Ontario — Over the past months, Canadians have been following public health advice and doing their part to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. Now, as we take steps to ease restrictions and safely restart our economy, we need to continue … Continue reading