• Prime Minister announces renewal of Canadian Coast Guard fleet
    The Canadian Coast Guard saves lives, protects the environment, and helps our economy grow, while keeping our waters safe, secure, and open. But the Coast Guard fleet is aging, with most ships beyond their normal life expectancy. There is an urgent need to renew the fleet to ensure the Coast Guard can continue its essential and, often, life-saving work.The Coast Guard fleet is supported by Canada’s shipbuilding and marine industry, which fuels innovation and skills development, and creates new opportunities for Canadian workers and businesses across the country. The Government of Canada is...
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    Vancouver, British Columbia - May 22, 2019
  • Itinerary for Thursday, May 23, 2019
    Note: All times localPoundmaker Cree Nation, Saskatchewan11:45 a.m. The Prime Minister will deliver a statement of exoneration for Chief Poundmaker at a community ceremony. Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness Ralph Goodale and Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations Carolyn Bennett will be in attendance.Chief Poundmaker Historical Centre Map coordinates (52.8391270, -108.9623890)Notes for media:
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    Ottawa, Ontario - May 22, 2019
  • Prime Minister announces appointment of new Associate Chief Justice of the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta
    The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced the appointment of the Honourable Kenneth G. Nielsen, a judge of the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta, as an Associate Chief Justice of the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta.Justice Nielsen has been appointed to a newly created position in an effort to help manage the growing and increasingly complex caseload being experienced by the Court. 
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    Ottawa, Ontario - May 22, 2019
  • Itinerary for Wednesday, May 22, 2019
    Note: All times localVancouver, British Columbia9:30 a.m. The Prime Minister will make an announcement about the future of the Canadian Coast Guard, and will hold a media availability. Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard Jonathan Wilkinson, Minister of National Defence Harjit Sajjan, President of the Treasury Board and Minister of Digital Government Joyce Murray, Minister of Public Services and Procurement and Accessibility Carla Qualtrough, and Commissioner of the Canadian Coast Guard Jeffery Hutchinson, will be in attendance.
    Itineraries
    Ottawa, Ontario - May 21, 2019
  • Itinerary for Tuesday, May 21, 2019
    Note: All times localSept-Îles, Quebec10:15 a.m. The Prime Minister will visit and meet with employees of Aluminerie Alouette Inc.Notes for media:Pooled photo opportunity of tourOpen coverage of remarksMedia should arrive no later than 9:00 a.m.Kamloops, British-ColumbiaPrivate meetings.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - May 20, 2019
  • Itinerary for Monday, May 20, 2019
    Note: All times localToronto, Ontario6:30 p.m. The Prime Minister will participate in an armchair discussion at the Collision conference with the founder and CEO of BroadbandTV Corp, Shahrzad Rafati.Enercare Centre – Centre Stage100 Princes’ BoulevardNotes for media:
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    Ottawa, Ontario - May 19, 2019
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on Vesak
    “Today, we join Buddhists in Canada and around the world to celebrate Vesak. The most important Buddhist festival, Vesak commemorates the birth, enlightenment, and passing into Nirvana of the founder of Buddhism, Gautama Buddha.
    Statements
    Ottawa, Ontario - May 19, 2019
  • Itinerary for Sunday, May 19, 2019
    Note: All times localOttawa, OntarioPersonal
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    Ottawa, Ontario - May 19, 2019
  • Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on the results of the Australian general election
    “On behalf of the Government of Canada, I congratulate the Liberal Party’s leader, Scott Morrison, on his electoral victory. He is now entrusted with the important task of forming the next government of Australia.
    Statements
    Ottawa, Ontario - May 18, 2019
  • Statement by the Prime Minister on the 10th anniversary of the end of the armed conflict in Sri Lanka
    “Today marks the 10th anniversary of the end of the armed conflict in Sri Lanka. Over 26 years of war, including during the last phase of the war in Mullivaikal in 2009, tens of thousands of people were killed and hundreds of thousands more displaced and disappeared, leaving lasting wounds in communities across the country.
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    Ottawa, Ontario - May 18, 2019