National Newswatch

‘Brain drain’ question from student shadows Trudeau’s trade push in Asia

Nov 15 2018 — Jordan Press, The Canadian Press — SINGAPORE — Talented people who immigrate to Canada don't necessarily abandon their home countries, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau told students in Singapore Thursday, when he had to defend the consequences of this country's efforts to draw the best and the brightest from overseas. During the one-hour question-and-answer session at the National University of Singapore, a […]

‘Brain drain’ question from student shadows Trudeau’s trade push in Asia

Nov 15 2018 — Jordan Press, The Canadian Press — SINGAPORE — Talented people who immigrate to Canada don't necessarily abandon their home countries, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau told students in Singapore Thursday, when he had to defend the consequences of this country's efforts to draw the best and the brightest from overseas. During the one-hour question-and-answer session at the National University of Singapore, a […]

Trudeau warns of dangers of nationalist leaders at historic armistice gathering

Nov 11 2018 — Jordan Press, The Canadian Press — PARIS — A series of international leaders used a global commemoration of the end of the First World War to warn about the risk politicians who call themselves nationalists pose to a fragile peace, in a message aimed at the American president. What started with the French president saying that nationalist leaders threaten to erase a nation's moral values […]

Trudeau warns of dangers of nationalist leaders at historic armistice gathering

Nov 11 2018 — Jordan Press, The Canadian Press — PARIS — A series of international leaders used a global commemoration of the end of the First World War to warn about the risk politicians who call themselves nationalists pose to a fragile peace, in a message aimed at the American president. What started with the French president saying that nationalist leaders threaten to erase a nation's moral values […]

Trudeau’s trade chops to be tested on 10-day, three country trip

Nov 9 2018 — Jordan Press, The Canadian Press — OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has set off on a 10-day voyage across Europe and Asia to pursue his oft-stated goal of finding markets for Canadian goods and services beyond the United States. Trudeau travels first to France, then on to summits with other world leaders in Singapore and Papua New Guinea, looking to push trade across the Pacific. Observers say Trudeau's […]