Government News

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  • Prime Minister Harper Discusses Non-proliferation Treaty Review Conference with Prime Minister Netanyahu of Israel

    Prime Minister Harper spoke with Prime Minister Netanyahu. The two leaders discussed the outcome of the Non-proliferation Treaty (NPT) Review Conference, which ended on May 22, in New York.
  • PM announces important support for Canadian tourism sector

    Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced support for a major new tourism campaign to attract more American visitors to destinations across Canada.
  • Canadian Tourism Commission

    The Government of Canada is committed to supporting Canada’s culture and tourism sectors. To this end, on May 22, 2015, Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced $30 million over three years for a major new tourism campaign entitled Connecting America to attract more American visitors to destinations across Canada.
  • Grosse Île and the Irish Memorial National Historic Site

    The Government of Canada is committed to supporting Canada’s culture and tourism sectors. To this end, on May 22, 2015, Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced $5.13 million in support for the Grosse Île and the Irish Memorial National Historic Site.
  • PM receives award from the Jewish Community Council of Montreal

    Prime Minister Stephen Harper attended a dinner hosted by the Jewish Community Council of Montreal, where he delivered remarks and received the King David Award from Rabbi Saul Emanuel.
  • PM receives award from the Jewish Community Council of Montreal

    Thank you, everyone. Thank you for that warm welcome. Thank you Rabbi Emanuel for that kind introduction, for those…that beautiful prayer as well.
  • PM announces additional support to counter terrorism

    Thank you very much. 

    Thank you Minister Blaney, Steve, for that kind introduction, Minister Lebel, honourable parliamentarians, distinguished guests from other levels of government and police services.

    Indeed, we all know that the threat of violent jihadism is not a future possibility in a faraway land. 

    Sadly, it is a present day reality here in Montreal and elsewhere in Canada.

    On the North American continent, we saw the face of jihadist terrorism in all its horror for the first time on September 11, 2001. 

  • PM announces additional support to counter terrorism

    Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced the intention to provide long-term support for the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) and the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) to help counter terrorist threats, including from high risk travellers.

  • Additional support to counter terrorism

    The Government of Canada is committed to keeping Canadians safe and is working to help ensure law enforcement agencies have the resources they need to defend Canadians from those who would do us harm.
  • Prime Minister Stephen Harper speaks to Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko

    Prime Minister Stephen Harper spoke with the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko. The leaders discussed the situation in eastern Ukraine and the ongoing need to confront Russia’s continuing aggression.
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