Trudeau Condemns Chinese Court’s 11-year Sentence in Canadian’s Espionage Case

Trudeau Condemns Chinese Court’s 11-year Sentence in Canadian’s Espionage Case

BEIJING—Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said a Chinese court’s sentencing of Canadian businessman Michael Spavor to 11 years in prison for espionage on Wednesday was “absolutely unacceptable” and called for his immediate release. U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken also condemned the sentencing in a statement, saying that proceedings against Spavor and another Canadian charged…

Parliamentary Secretary Terry Duguid to make an important announcement regarding the protection of the Lake Winnipeg Basin

Media representatives are advised that the Parliamentary Secretary, Terry Duguid, on behalf of the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, the Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, will make an announcement related to the protection of the Lake Winnipeg Basin. He will be joined by the Minister of Agriculture and Resource Development, the Honourable Ralph Eichler. Winnipeg, Manitoba–…

Government of Canada seeks proposals to form a national institute for people of African descent 

In Canada, diversity is our strength. That is why the Government of Canada committed to taking action to address systemic discrimination affecting Black Canadians. Submissions will be accepted until October 6 August 11, 2021              Gatineau, Quebec              Employment and Social Development CanadaIn Canada, diversity is our…

Government of Canada providing additional funding to support essential air services for remote communities in Nunavut

Government of Canada providing additional funding to support essential air services for remote communities in Nunavut

The global COVID-19 pandemic has created unprecedented challenges for Northern and remote communities which depend on supply chains for the delivery of essential goods and services. As the pandemic evolves, the Government of Canada continues to work with partners, including provincial and territorial governments, Indigenous communities and the air industry, to address the unique needs…

Backgrounder: Canada and Saskatchewan announce investments in rural bridge and culvert projects

Backgrounder The Government of Saskatchewan is contributing over $1.2 million toward these five projects. Contributions by recipients toward their respective projects total more than $1.6 million. Backgrounder: Canada and Saskatchewan announce investments in rural bridge and culvert projects Canada and Saskatchewan announce investments in rural bridge and culvert projects The Government of Canada is investing…

Canada and Saskatchewan announce investments in rural bridge and culvert projects

Today, the Honourable Jim Carr, Minister and Special Representative for the Prairies, on behalf of Minister Maryam Monsef, Minister for Women and Gender Equality and Rural Economic Development, and the Honourable Don McMorris, Saskatchewan’s Minister of Government Relations, announced more than $2.1 million in joint funding for five infrastructure projects across the province. Regina, Saskatchewan,…

UPDATE: Man charged with Newham murder

UPDATE: Man charged with Newham murder

News   •   Aug 11, 2021&nbsp12:47&nbspBST Detectives investigating the fatal stabbing of Michael Fadeyibi have charged a man with murder.Christopher Owens-Wright [B], 22 (21.06.99), of Chatsworth Worth, E15 was charged in the early hours of Wednesday, 11 August. He will appear in custody at Thames Magistrates’ Court on the same day. Police were called…