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Trudeau trade mission still unconfirmed

PMO, embassies mum on details.


EU states likely to ratify trade deal, top Canadian negotiator predicts

Deal would still stand if Brexit is carried out, says Verheul.


When cabinet decides: Parsing Canadian defence politics

Tories still boosting Canada First Defence Strategy as Liberal review gets underway.


Six-month grace period on Electronic Travel Authorization welcomed

Border officials to show leniency until Sept. 29.


A conversation with the commander of the navy

Vice-Admiral Mark Norman talks naval capabilities, the need for submarines and more.


Stephen Harper joins private club that caters to oil execs

Former prime minister declares honorary, 'privileged' memberships.


Canada sending team of ministers to UN status of women meetings

Multilateral commitments expand as first UN review of Canada under Trudeau government concludes.


Liberals 'analyzing' recommendations from international election monitors

Government shares concerns about Fair Elections Act measures.


Tories play pipeline politics with new transport review

Liberals promise to consult widely, Conservatives decry over-consultation and NDP worry about who's being consulted.


Wave of public servants becoming political staffers

'It absolutely feeds into the perception that the civil service favours the Liberals.'


Lukewarm reception for new EU trade deal investor rules

Canada agrees to new system for choosing international arbitrators.


Immigrants falling behind without language skills, say researchers

'You have to put a serious amount of effort in and a serious amount of resources per person.'


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