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Mar 22 2017

Despite abandoning debt vow, Canada's Trudeau safe over budget

OTTAWA Although Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau abandoned a debt-cutting pledge in a budget on Wednesday, the cautious nature of the document and an unsteady opposition means he is unlikely to suffer much damage, say analysts and insiders.

Mar 22 2017

Despite abandoning debt vow, Canada's Trudeau safe over budget

OTTAWA, March 22 Although Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau abandoned a debt-cutting pledge in a budget on Wednesday, the cautious nature of the document and an unsteady opposition means he is unlikely to suffer much damage, say analysts and insiders.

Mar 22 2017

Trudeau emphasizes women's issues in new budget

OTTAWA, Canadian federal budgets will focus more on women in a bid to lift their job prospects, improve their quality of life and narrow the country's wide wage gap between the sexes, the government said on Wednesday, a move that underscores the feminist credentials of Liberal Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

Mar 21 2017

Worried Canada presses U.S. over Buy America steel plan: sources

OTTAWA Canada's government, under pressure from domestic steel firms, is expressing concern to U.S. officials about a proposed Buy America policy that could cause heavy Canadian job losses, people familiar with the discussions told Reuters.

Mar 20 2017

Exclusive: Almost half of Canadians want illegal border crossers deported - Reuters poll

WINNIPEG, Manitoba/OTTAWA Nearly half of Canadians want to deport people who are illegally crossing into Canada from the United States, and a similar number disapprove of how Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is handling the influx, according to a Reuters/Ipsos opinion poll released on Monday. | Video

Mar 13 2017

Canadian statistics agency hacked, security flaw patched -officials

Canada's federal government said on Monday that its statistics agency was hacked last week and its website plus several other government portals were taken offline to fix a major security vulnerability.

Mar 10 2017

Canada says most border-crossing asylum seekers were in U.S. legally

OTTAWA Most of the people crossing the U.S. border into Canada to claim asylum had been in the United States legally, and Canada is sharing their information with U.S. authorities to help understand the phenomenon, a top official said on Friday.

Mar 10 2017

U.S. security chief in Canada for talks on asylum-seekers

OTTAWA U.S. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly on Friday met Canadian officials to discuss an influx of asylum-seekers crossing into Canada from the United States that is putting pressure on Prime Minister Justin Trudeau.

Mar 09 2017

Canada steps up campaign against possible U.S. border tax

OTTAWA Canada stepped up its campaign on Thursday against a possible move by Washington to impose border tariffs, telling the new U.S. commerce chief that such a move would hurt both countries.

Mar 07 2017

Canada weighs chances of surge in asylum-seekers from U.S.

OTTAWA The Canadian government is weighing the chances of a potential surge in asylum seekers illegally crossing into Canada from the United States as the weather improves, a government minister said on Tuesday.

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