The British Prime Minister Theresa May has arrived in Canada on Monday, September 18, with the row between Boeing and Bombardier on her agenda. Sputnik spoke to an expert who said the dispute could "escalate." Boeing claims huge Canadian government subsidies allowed them to sell a new fleet of planes at substantially less tha [...]
This year's World Social Forum (WSF), which is being held in Montreal this week, is off to a rocky start as hundreds of international activists were denied entry due to Canada's restrictive visa policies.
Aminata Traoré, who is one of the candidates to replace United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, was among those bar [...]
Canada has used up all of its gold reserves. For the first time since 1935 the country is out of gold.
The volume of gold reserves in Canada has declined steadily over the past 50 years. In the mid-1960s, Canada’s gold reserves exceeded 1,000 tons. By 1985, half had been sold. In 2015, the reserves were down to three tons a [...]
Oh, Canada! A recent survey found that only 38% of Americans could name the Prime Minister of their northern neighbor, but that didn’t stop Justin Trudeau from declaring, in an interview for CBS’s "60 Minutes," that "it might be nice if Americans paid a little more attention to the world."
Unfortunately for Trudeau, it mi [...]
According to a video released by Entrehub, a publication specializing in “news for entrepreneurs, small business & start-ups,” Canada is running for president.
Not only that, it already has the best election ad in the 2016 race.
The video is proof positive that the United States, a country that in many ways stake [...]
"United We Fall"
A film by Bryan Law and Dan Dicks is a documentary about the North American Union that is being developed right now between Canada, the United States, and Mexico.
For years this topic has been debated in the news and in political circles as being a possible future for North America. In recent years, the mood [...]
Like millions of Canadians, I allowed myself to bask in the warm after-glow of our recent federal election - one that saw the triumph of 43 year-old Justin Trudeau and the end of the Harper era.
Who could have resisted the image of the telegenic and triumphant young Trudeau, radiating warmth and humanity – qualities sorely [...]