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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

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Statement by the Prime Minister on Canadian Multiculturalism Day

Statement by the Prime Minister on Canadian Multiculturalism DayJune 27, 2020Ottawa, Ontario The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on   Canadian Multiculturalism Day: “Today on Canadian Multiculturalism Day, I join Canadians across the country to celebrate our diversity and reaffirm our commitment to equity, inclusion, and mutual respect. “Canadian Multiculturalism Day is … Continue reading

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Federal, provincial, territorial governments agree to set of common principles for restarting Canadian economy

News Release Prime Minister releases joint statement by First Ministers for restarting the economy Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, all orders of government have been working together to slow and contain the spread of the virus. As the first wave of the virus’ activity passes, provincial and territorial governments will move at their … Continue reading

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Statement by the Prime Minister on Ramadan

News Release Statement by the Prime Minister on RamadanApril 23, 2020Ottawa, Ontario The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Ramadan: “Tonight at sunset, Muslims in Canada and around the world will mark the beginning of Ramadan, a month-long spiritual journey of fasting and prayer. “Traditionally, Ramadan is a time of collective … Continue reading