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Send Jean Chretien to China to win release of Canadian detainees, Brian Mulroney urges Trudeau ...

Published: 2019-06-07T04:17:37Z 

OTTAWA — Brian Mulroney says the government should enlist a former prime ... Desmarais is also the honorary chairman of the Canada-China Business ... anniversary services Thursday, said in a televised news conference that he ...

CHARLEBOIS: Break out the guacamole; US/Mexico tariffs could be a win for Canada

Published: 2019-06-06T23:03:45Z 

In turn, these tariffs could jolt both Canada and Mexico into a new, ... The new tariffs are certainly not welcome news for these retail giants, and they may ... for a very contentious, socio-political human issue is new ground in the West.

Mulroney urges government to send Chretien to China to win release of detainees

Published: 2019-06-06T22:28:48Z 

Rumours of such a delegation of special Canadian envoys to China have been ... In his post-political life, Chretien has remained actively engaged on ... a photo supplied by China's state-controlled Xinhua news agency depicting his ...

Trudeau's Senate appointees save BC oil tanker ban bill from defeat

Published: 2019-06-06T22:27:12Z 

The Senate also will vote this evening on Bill C-69, the government's .... which does nothing about oil tanker traffic in Eastern Canada, serves only to ...

Send Chretien To China To Help Score Release Of Detained Canadians : Mulroney

Published: 2019-06-06T20:48:45Z 

OTTAWA — Former prime minister Brian Mulroney says the government should enlist a former prime minister to lead a high-powered delegation to ...

Elections Canada enlists 13 social media 'influencers' in $650000 campaign

Published: 2019-06-06T20:13:43Z 

Elections Canada is launching a $650,000 campaign that will enlist 13 ... first time voters," an Elections Canada spokesperson told CTV News. ... in a political campaign or "be linked to people or issues of any political party for the ...

Huawei accuses US of political motivation as hearing date set for extradition of CFO Meng Wanzhou

Published: 2019-06-06T19:52:30Z 

Chinese tech giant Huawei accused the U.S. government of acting on ... "As a result, the alleged conduct of Ms. Meng is not criminal in Canada and ...

Gould urges Twitter to take more responsibility for content as election approaches

Published: 2019-06-06T19:18:49Z 

Last week, Gould unveiled what the government is calling a Declaration of ... Google has announced that it won't run Canadian political advertising ...

Canada's Tiananmen anniversary statement 'grossly' offside, envoy complains

Published: 2019-06-06T18:57:00Z 

OTTAWA — Beijing's top diplomat to Canada blasted the Trudeau government for "grossly" violating China's internal affairs Tuesday after a statement ...

Postmedia launches digital registry for political ads

Published: 2019-06-06T18:33:45Z 

Postmedia Network Inc. has created a digital ad registry for political advertising that is compliant with recent changes to the Canada Elections Act, the ...

Postmedia launches digital registry for political ads

Published: 2019-06-06T18:33:45Z 

for political advertising that is compliant with recent changes to the Canada Elections Act, the company announced Thursday. Postmedia's new digital ...

Minister Bains and Minister Duncan announce new NRC Council members

Published: 2019-06-06T17:03:45Z 

OTTAWA, June 6, 2019 /CNW/ - Innovation is crucial to Canada's economic success. That is why the Government of Canada is proud to support the ...

PM worries China could block Canadian products beyond canola

Published: 2019-06-06T16:30:00Z 

"When it comes to China, obviously, our top concern is the release of Canadians who are detained in an arbitrary way by the Chinese for political ...

Politicians fail to protect democracy, and they like it that way

Published: 2019-06-06T16:07:30Z 

Politicians are long on talk and very short on action when it comes to protecting democracy – featherbedding trumps all else, no matter who's in power.

Brazil's Bolsonaro enacts tough drug policy changes

Published: 2019-06-06T15:56:15Z 

Brazil's Bolsonaro enacts tough drug policy changes ... Thousands of Canadians gather at Juno Beach on 75th anniversary of D-Day ..... BURNABY (NEWS 1130) – A proponent of a proposed gondola that would link the SkyTrain ...

Halifax ceremony commemorates journey of Canadian soldiers to D-Day

Published: 2019-06-06T15:22:21Z 

The Canadian government is hosting an event in Halifax on Thursday at the Willow Park Armoury on Husky Drive to commemorate the 75th ...

Finland's new female-powered government sworn in

Published: 2019-06-06T12:59:08Z 

HELSINKI — Finland's new centre-left coalition government has been sworn, ..... to trade and economic pressure—to push the Canadian government to cave. ... SAVONA (NEWS 1130) — A large wildfire near Kamloops is burning ...

Before the Bell: What every Canadian investor needs to know today

Published: 2019-06-06T10:54:02Z 

In central bank news, the European Central Bank releases its next policy decision early Thursday. No rate move is expected but analysts had ...

Morning Brief: Goodbye, Hello

Published: 2019-06-06T10:41:15Z 

Many Canadians agree it's time for a comprehensive tax review. ... Réjean Hébert, who was health minister in the short-lived PQ government of Pauline Marois, will decide by the end of June whether to run for ... IN OTHER NEWS.

Europe remembers Canada's pivotal role in D-Day. Why don't Canadians ?

Published: 2019-06-06T10:16:06Z 

In the Cold War years, Canada's role was played down in comparison to ... Rather it reminds present political leaders of the terrible cost associated ...