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Jan 12 is deadline to apply for Canada Summer Jobs funding

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Ottawa – January 12 is the deadline to apply for federal Canada Summer Jobs funding. Organizations in DVW can receive 50% (small businesses) or 100% (not-for-profits) of costs to hire youth for the summer. Rob Oliphant, MP for Don Valley West and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, said: “A great way to provide meaningful work experience for …

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Rob Oliphant talks about deep relationship with UAE

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Ottawa – Rob Oliphant, Member of Parliament for Don Valley West and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, met the United Arab Emirates diplomats to congratulate them on their National Day. He said: “Canada and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have a broad and deep relationship. Pleased to join Fahad Saeed Al Raqbani, Ambassador of the UAE to …

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Rob Oliphant explores new opportunities in Oman

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Oman – Rob Oliphant, Member of Parliament for Don Valley West and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, was in Oman. He said: “Parliamentary diplomacy is another important channel of engagement between countries. We sat down with H.E. Sheikh Khalid bin Nasser Al Ma’awali, Chairman of the Shura Council, to talk about Oman’s priorities and explore new opportunities …

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Rob Oliphant to travel to UAE, Oman and Lebanon

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Ottawa – Mélanie Joly, Minister of Foreign Affairs, announced that Robert Oliphant, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, will visit the United Arab Emirates (U.A.E.), Oman and Lebanon from November 3 to 11, 2022. In Abu Dhabi, U.A.E, Parliamentary Secretary Oliphant will meet with senior officials to discuss key priorities and further advance work on the Canada-U.A.E. Joint …

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Rob Oliphant discuss shared priorities while in Argentina

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Ottawa – Robert Oliphant, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, was in Argentina from September 6-8. Oliphant met with Argentina’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Santiago Cafiero, in Buenos Aires to discuss shared priorities and issues of mutual interest, including Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, the respect and promotion of human rights, gender equality and 2SLGBTQI+ rights. He also held …

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Rob Oliphant to travel to Senegal, Nigeria from April 19-22

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Ottawa – Mélanie Joly, Minister of Foreign Affairs, announced that Robert Oliphant, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, will be in Senegal and Nigeria from April 19-22. In Dakar, Senegal, Parliamentary Secretary Oliphant will meet with key government officials and parliamentarians to discuss African Union priorities and shared foreign policy objectives. He will also meet with United Nations …