ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif on Tuesday expressed his government’s firm determination to redouble efforts to strengthen and expand bilateral cooperation with Canada in areas of mutual interest, particularly trade, investment, energy, health and education. The Prime Minister was talking to the High Commissioner for Canada, Ms. Wendy Gilmour,Read More →

Photo credit: Adobe Stock/marcinm111 The Canadian government has issued final regulations to ban single-use plastics, including checkout bags; cutlery; catering items made from or containing problematic plastics that are considered difficult to recycle; ring holders; stir sticks; and straws (with some exceptions). “The ban on the manufacture and import ofRead More →

The Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry, François-Philippe Champagne, and the Minister of Justice, David Lametti, presented on June 16 the “2022 Digital Charter Implementation Act” to strengthen Canada’s privacy laws, create new rules regarding artificial intelligence (AI) and more. The law includes three proposals. First, the proposed Consumer PrivacyRead More →

New The Canadian government invests in an Ontario cheese factory June 15, 2022 The objective is to increase production, competitiveness Canada’s Minister of Agriculture, Marie-Claude Bibeau announced an investment up to $2,038,092 for Quality Cheese in Vaughan, Ontario under the Dairy Processing Investment Fund. Quality Cheese uses cow, goat andRead More →

The Canadian government has offered up to $100 million to help Australian mining giant BHP create the “world’s most sustainable potash mine” in rural Saskatchewan. BHP’s Jansen Mine Project, located approximately 140 kilometers east of Saskatoo, is currently under development and is expected to be operational by 2027. It isRead More →

The Canadian government has put Hockey Canada under the microscope. The Canadian government has put Hockey Canada under the microscope. Sports Minister Pascale St-Onge has ordered a financial audit of an out-of-court settlement involving a woman who alleged she was sexually assaulted by junior hockey players following a Hockey CanadaRead More →