Randy Boissonnault

Minister Boissonnault to attend Apec Finance Ministers’ Meeting in Bangkok

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Ottawa – From October 19 to 21, Minister of Tourism and Associate Minister of Finance, Randy Boissonnault, will attend the Finance Ministers’ Meeting of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) forum, in Bangkok, Thailand. This year’s meeting will offer an opportunity to discuss some key current challenges, including the headwinds facing global and regional economic growth, and the persistence of global …

Minister Bibeau concludes G20 Agriculture Ministers’ Meeting

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Ottawa – Marie-Claude Bibeau, Canada’s Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, concluded a productive annual G20 Agriculture Ministers’ Meeting, where Canada took a leadership role in advancing priorities and agricultural interests regarding global food security, resilient and sustainable agriculture and open and rules-based trade. Throughout the meetings, Minister Bibeau took part in conversations with her counterparts on finding innovative and equitable …

Foreign Minister Melanie Joly

Canada imposes sanctions on Russian oil, gas, chemical industries

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Los Angeles – Mélanie Joly, Minister of Foreign Affairs, has announced that Canada is imposing new sanctions under the Special Economic Measures (Russia) Regulations in response to Russian President Vladimir Putin’s ongoing egregious and unjustifiable invasion of Ukraine. These new measures impose a ban on the export of 28 services vital for the operation of the oil, gas and chemical industries, …