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From the flower shop to the embassy

From the flower shop to the embassy

Ecuador's new ambassador is a businessman at heart, Sudan looks to boost ties and France's envoy heads home.


Hand waves goodbye

Chilean secretary also leaving; Parliament's sergeant-at-arms named Canada's next ambassador to Ireland.


Goodbye Ottawa, hello Algiers

The dean of the Arab ambassadors heads home after almost a decade in Canada.


Bangladesh and Burundi missions on the move

And Trade Minister Ed Fast gets a new chief of staff.


Oxfam's newest ED-ition

Julie Delahanty on the move from the NGO world, to government and back.


Indian, Algerian envoys heading home

Egyptian counsellor, Chinese deputy also set to depart.


Argentina's ambassador and a history with human rights

Five new heads of mission present credentials, US and Chinese embassies see staffing changes.


After months of tumult, Ukraine's ambassador craves the mundane

'Maybe...in a couple of generations, Ukrainian diplomats will be like everybody else, won't be rushing with our telephones attached to our heads.'


Ukraine's high-profile ambassador heading home

Hungary's ambassador-designate to present credentials on Nov. 18 and Indonesia's envoy to wrap up posting this month.


Putin names new ambassador to Canada

Slovakia has a new envoy, former Yemeni ambassador become's country's prime minister.


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