Norihiro Okuda pushes common values; hopes Japanese firms land ‘lucrative deals.’
Wim Geerts promoted gay rights, helped grow trade—and rocked out on the guitar. Just another day in the life of a diplomat, right?
New Zealand and Canada are among the countries negotiating the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a process sure to touch on Canada’s supply-managed dairy sector. New Zealand scrapped supply management years ago.
Nevertheless, grey hair not due to Canada, says Karel Žebrakovský.
Julio Garmendía Peña met with the wife of one of the Cuban Five just after arriving in Canada.
‘If you invest in Tunisia now, you also invest in democracy:” Ambassador Riadh Essid.
Trade, travel, and tourism top the political appointee’s to-do list.
Mexico would happily welcome Canada into Pacific Alliance, said Francisco Barrio Terrazas, but he also urged Canada not to take Southern partners for granted.
Tour an important means by which to understand Canada, says envoy.