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  • Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on the results of the New Brunswick election

    Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement on the results of the provincial election in New Brunswick:
  • Prime Minister Stephen Harper speaks with Prime Minister John Key of New Zealand

    Prime Minister Stephen Harper spoke by phone with Prime Minister John Key today to extend his personal congratulations on his electoral results following the September 20th general elections in New Zealand.
  • Joint Declaration

    At the invitation of His Excellency, the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, the President of the Republic of Korea, President Park Geun-hye, undertook a State Visit to Canada from September 20 to 22, 2014.
  • The Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement

    The Government of Canada is focused on creating jobs and opportunities for Canadians in every region of the country.

    Our Government has therefore launched the most ambitious trade expansion plan in Canadian history. In less than seven years, Canada has concluded free trade agreements with 38 countries and is negotiating with many more.

  • Open Skies Air Transport Agreement with the Republic of Korea

    The Government of Canada is committed to helping the Canadian air industry increase its access to international markets which, in turn, benefits domestic businesses, shippers and travellers. To this end, on September 22, 2014, Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Park Geun-hye, President of the Republic of Korea, witnessed the signing of the Open Skies Air Transport Agreement between Canada and Korea. The signing, by Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade, and Yun Byung-se, Korean Minister of Foreign Affairs, is a significant milestone in the deepening of our bilateral relations.

  • Science, Technology and Innovation Cooperation Agreement with the Republic of Korea

    The Government of Canada is committed to deepening relations with Korea in the areas of science, technology and innovation. To this end, on September 22, 2014, Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Park Geun-hye, President of the Republic of Korea, announced their intention to develop an Agreement between our two countries in these areas. A science, technology and innovation agreement with Korea would provide Canada with the opportunity to build a lasting strategic framework with one of the world’s most innovative economies and top funders of research and development.

  • Memorandum of Understanding for Cooperation in the field of Forestry with the Republic of Korea

    The Government of Canada is committed to sustainable forest management and to helping the Canadian forest industry increase its access to international markets.

    To this end, on September 22, 2014, Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Park Geun-hye, President of the Republic of Korea, witnessed the signing of the Canada-Korea Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for Cooperation in the Field of Forestry. The signing took place during the state visit of PresidentPark to Canada.

  • PM to attend United Nations General Assembly in New York

    Prime Minister Stephen Harper will lead the Canadian delegation to the United Nations General Assembly in New York City from September 23 to 25, 2014.
  • PM delivers remarks during a joint press conference with Park Geun-hye, President of the Republic of Korea

    Madam President, I know all Canadians join me in welcoming you here on what is without a doubt a historic occasion for both our countries, the signing of the Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement.
  • LIVE STREAM: Prime Minister's Live Events

    Prime Minister Harper will be speaking at the United Nations General Assembly this week. Please click here to subscribe for updates on live stream events and for a reminder message in advance of this week’s address.

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