Politicians in Canada condemned Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Wednesday after the publication of a photograph showing him wearing brownface makeup in 2001. The photograph was published Wednesday by Time magazine. It shows Trudeau attending an “Arabian Nights” party in which he dressed as Aladdin. His hands and face were […]
Officials reached the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement after a year of negotiations Sunday. President Donald Trump portrayed it as a groundbreaking pact. But analysts say the new agreement isn’t too different from the original NAFTA deal. While President Donald Trump hails a revised NAFTA as the “most advanced trade deal in the […]
The Bank of Canada is expected to hold its key rate steady at 1.5% on Wednesday. The central bank has emphasised taking a gradual approach to raising rates. The decision comes just as the trade officials restart talks on NAFTA, which President Donald Trump has threatened to exclude Canada from. […]
Canada’s GDP grew at the fastest pace in a year between April and June. An uptick in exports and consumer spending helped boost growth. The data comes ahead of Bank of Canada meeting next week. Canada’s economic growth accelerated in the second quarter at the fastest pace in a year, […]
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Thursday that his government is continuing to “engage diplomatically” with Saudi Arabia, but said he remains “concerned” about a Saudi woman who is facing a death sentence for her political activism. Trudeau addressed reports that Saudi Arabia is preparing to behead 29-year-old Israa […]
Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau said...
Friday! 1. Obamacare suffered the ultimate indignity, broken down by a PowerPoint presentation from a man in rolled-up sleeves wielding a clicker. Sure, it had its deficiencies, but that’s cold. Twitter pointed and laughed at Paul Ryan’s defence of the new American Health Care Act, but the US President thinks […]