Trudeau, Ontario Premier greet on Canada Day

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Ottawa – The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Canada Day: “Happy Canada Day! “No matter where you are today, I hope you are celebrating the incredible people, the land, and the story that is Canada. It’s a story that began more than 157 years ago – with Indigenous Peoples who’ve called this land home since time …

Asahi Kasei to Build Battery Component Plant in Port Colborne

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PORT COLBORNE — Canada is a global leader in the electric vehicle (EV) market. As demand for EVs continues to grow, we want more of these vehicles to be assembled right here in Canada. In the last four years, more than $46 billion has been invested by auto, EV battery, and battery component manufacturers across the country, with billions more in …

Building Canada’s 1st Comprehensive EV Supply Chain

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ALLISTON — From mining critical minerals to building cars and batteries, Canadian businesses and workers are attracting historic investments to help secure and create jobs, grow our economy, and keep our air clean. In the last four years, automotive and battery makers have announced more than $31 billion in investments in electric vehicle manufacturing across Canada. They want a reliable partner …

Our North, Strong, Free-Renewed Vision for Canada’s Defence

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Ottawa – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Defence Minister Bill Blair released Our North, Strong and Free – a defence policy update that responds to the significant global shifts we have witnessed since Canada’s comprehensive defence policy, Strong, Secure, Engaged, was announced in 2017. It is an investment in Canada, Canadians and our shared values, security, and sovereignty. The most urgent and important task we …

Cutting Wait Times, Delivering Better Health Care in Ontario

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KING CITY — Universal public health care is a core part of what it means to be Canadian. It is the idea that no matter where you live or what you earn, you will always be able to get the care you need. Unfortunately, our health care system has not been living up to expectations. From overwhelmed emergency rooms to surgery …

Trudeau speaks with President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyy

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Jamaica – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke with the President of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelenskyy. The Prime Minister wished the President a happy New Year and extended his warmest wishes to the people of Ukraine. The Prime Minister also sent his condolences on behalf of Canadians for the senseless loss of life in Ukraine due to the sharp increase in Russia’s …

Trudeau congratulates Canadians on New Year for standing strong

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Ottawa – Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement to mark the New Year: “Tonight, Canadians across the country and around the world will come together to reflect on the past year and look to the year ahead. “This year, Canadians stood strong through some difficult times. Despite geopolitical instability, global inflation, and Canada’s worst wildfire season on …

Canada provides more support to refugees

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Ottawa – Marc Miller, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, made and endorsed a number of pledges at the 2023 Global Refugee Forum. These pledges are aimed at better supporting refugees and sharing responsibility with those who host them. Resettling the world’s most vulnerable people Over the next three years, Canada is aiming to welcome 51,615 refugees who are most in need of …