News and Announcements

January 12, 2018
Twenty cities across the three Indian states of Punjab, Haryana and Rajasthan are likely to have a fast-track development under a new Indo-Canadian initiative to train smart city planners on capacity-building and governance, according to experts associated with the project. Under the proposed initiative, a…
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December 21, 2017
Though Prime Minister Justin Trudeau balked at finalizing the Trans-Pacific Partnership last month, Japanese officials say the other countries in the trade deal could decide to push ahead on it without Canada. The Liberal government continues to have concerns about the agreement — as a…
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December 17, 2017
Securing the Philippines’ support for eventual Canadian membership at the East Asia Summit was savvy and has opened the door to deeper Canada-ASEAN engagement. Development and economic opportunity are at the heart of any win-win scenario for Canada-ASEAN relations. Trudeau and his cabinet correctly perceive…
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