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News Aerospace Government General
October 19, 2020  

Regional airlines reject prospect of government stake in carriers

Canada is the only G7 country to hold off on pledging major financial aid for an industry devastated by the COVID-19 pandemic.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 2, 2020  

Trudeau rejects Trump suggestion to re-admit Russia to G7, citing Crimea

PM says nothing has changed since Russia was ejected from the G8 in 2014 over its annexation of territory from Ukraine.

News Government General
May 28, 2020  

‘In-person’ G7 more effective, but deal with safety concerns first: Trudeau

Trump wants a physical meeting somewhere between the White House and Camp David in late June.

News Government General
May 21, 2020  

China lawmakers gather, doubts swirl elsewhere over pandemic safety

Poll says 83% of Americans somewhat concerned lifting restrictions in their area will lead to additional infections.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
August 27, 2019  

G7 summit achievement: Trump declares, ‘We got along great’

Trudeau privately airs his objection to Russian re-admittance to the summit group.

News Government Manufacturing General Sustainability
August 26, 2019  

Feds add $15M, water bombers to G7 help to fight Amazon wildfires

Part of the $20-million G7 commitment will be earmarked for a long-term global initiative to protect the rainforest.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
August 26, 2019  

Trump a no-show at G7 climate meeting

Environmental activists declare the summit a failure; demand tougher global emissions rules and more aid for the Amazon.

News Government Manufacturing General
August 26, 2019  

Trudeau one-on-one with Macron as G7 wraps up Biarritz

Discussed saving 2015 Tehran nuclear accord and climate issues ahead of a larger summit session.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
August 20, 2019  

UK, EU harden their positions on Brexit as G7 approaches

Member states strongly urged not to give in to Johnson’s demand for changes to predecessor Theresa May’s agreement.

News Government Manufacturing General
August 19, 2019  

Pompeo to meet with Trudeau, Freeland ahead of G7 summit

Discussions will focus on Canada-US co-operation on various domestic and international issues.

News Government General
April 16, 2019  

Canada joins new German-France ‘alliance’ that doesn’t include US

Chrystia Freeland offered Canada’s support for the Alliance for Multilateralism during a meeting of G7 foreign ministers in Dinard, France.

News Government Manufacturing General
April 8, 2019  

France to focus on gender equality at G7 summit

Plans a much narrower focus than Canada’s, hoping to make clear and concrete improvements in women’s lives.

News Government General
October 3, 2018  

Trudeau names G7 sherpa, political journalist to fill vacant Senate seats

Peter Boehm will represent Ontario and Paula Simons and Patti LaBoucane-Benson fill vacant seats in Alberta.

News Government General Sustainability
September 17, 2018  

Halifax G7 meeting to promote ocean plastics charter: McKenna

Aiming to get other countries to sign on through both the G20 and the United Nations.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 27, 2018  

US says Russia’s return to fold ‘inevitable’ as summit looms

Preparations underway for Putin and US president to meet next month for a summit in Europe.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 22, 2018  

Canada’s US envoy to brief finance ministers on relations with Washington

They’ll be joined at the table by chief financial officers from the private sector.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 14, 2018  

Canada US relations at a low after Trudeau Trump trade tiff

How the relationship has soured following broadsides from Trump Administration.

News Chemicals Manufacturing General Sustainability
June 13, 2018  

BC aims to recycle difficult plastic: chip bags, crinkly wraps

Non-profit BC Recycle is gearing up for province-wide collection next year.

News Government General
June 12, 2018  

Trudeau on Trump: we support North Korea efforts, won’t engage on comments

Navarro apologizes for disparaging comment directed at Trudeau, but war of words far from over.

News Manufacturing General
June 11, 2018  

After plastics charter, Ottawa looking at curbing own use to reduce garbage

G7 nations signed a Canadian-driven plastics charter that commits to keeping plastic out of landfills by 2040.

News Government Manufacturing Economy
June 11, 2018  

Trump tariff tirade has MPs united across party lines, urging calm

Politicians across Canada, the US and Europe show solidarity with Trudeau.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 11, 2018  

‘Special place in hell’: Trump’s top advisers accuse Trudeau of betrayal

Claim his comments undermined Trump on the verge of his summit with the leader of North Korea.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 11, 2018  

Trump takes more trade swipes at Canada after arrival in Singapore

Complained he was blindsided by Trudeau’s criticism of his tariff threats at a summit-ending news conference.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 8, 2018  

Trump says ‘let Russia back in’ as he heads for G7 summit

Also singled out tariffs on US dairy products in yet another scathing tweet directed at Canada.

News Government Manufacturing Metals General
June 7, 2018  

Trudeau, Macron brace for Trump ahead of G7 with meeting in Ottawa

The two talked strategy on how to handle the unpredictable US prez.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 7, 2018  

Trump to face tough crowd at G7 amid tariff fight

Unlikely to back away from the nationalistic policies that have frustrated and unnerved allies.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 6, 2018  

Kudlow describes US trade dispute with Canada as ‘family quarrel’

Says tariffs are one more tool in Trump’s toolbox when it comes to repairing a “broken” global trade system.

News Government Manufacturing Economy General
June 6, 2018  

Can’t ‘sugar coat’ the ‘offside’ actions of US, investor uncertainty: Morneau

Initiatives aimed at boosting G7 countries’ economic future come amid the trade turmoil.

News General
June 6, 2018  

Trudeau warns of difficult talks between G7 leaders on intractable issues

Canada seen as the best bet to build a bridge between Trump and the other countries.

News Manufacturing General Sustainability
June 6, 2018  

Canada on hot seat to deliver on climate change and plastics at G7

Most of the negotiating done, but unclear if all the G7 leaders will sign the charter in Quebec.

News Government Manufacturing General
June 5, 2018  

G7 gender council calling for pay equity, more funding for reproductive health

60 recommendations covering women’s safety, financial empowerment; and their participation in decisions made on climate actions.

News Chemicals Government Minerals General
June 4, 2018  

Plastic makers say goal is no plastic in landfills by 2030

Targets designed to get ahead of government regulation; Canada in consultation phase of national plastics strategy.