Canada loses bid for seat on the UN Security Council on first vote
Second consecutive defeat in a bid for a seat on the world’s most powerful body.
Canada to stay engaged regardless of UN Security Council outcome: PM
It’s competing against Norway and Ireland for two seats, and the competition is expected to be heated.
Trudeau to push police body cameras with premiers to aid ‘transparency’
They’re described as one relatively simple way to address complaints that police in Canada treat racialized people unfairly.
Canada’s efforts to get on the UN Security Council will likely end in failure
A petition was signed by close to 150 individuals and organizations, all calling on the UN to deny Canada the coveted seat
Trudeau positions Canada as global recovery champion
Canada will partner with developing countries hardest hit by the pandemic to help to rally the world behind measures like debt relief.
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.
Trudeau co-hosts major UN COVID-19 conference
Canada is competing for a seat on the UN Security Council next month against Norway and Ireland
‘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.
Trudeau asks commercial landlords to help tenants through new program
Business groups warn of leery landlords unlikely to take part in the program.
UN Security Council needs Canada post pandemic, akin to WW2: PM
Canada is competing against Norway and Ireland for two available seats on the council.
Proposed federal privacy reforms could hinder spy operations: CSIS
Wants any reforms to take into account “the critical public interest in national security activities” carried out by the spy agency.
PM wants answers from China, other countries on early days of COVID-19
Trudeau suggested Canada would press Beijing for answers at an opportune time.
Trudeau cites uncertainty around pandemic for budget delay
Federal spending to combat the economic fallout from the pandemic is approaching $150 billion.
Feds to unveil emergency aid for agri-food sector hit hard by COVID-19
Farmers are making decisions about whether to plant crops, culling livestock because of reduced meat processing capacity.
Dairy processors to lose $100M if USMCA takes effect in July: Plett
Processors stand to lose upwards of $100 million if the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement takes effect as scheduled.