Declaration by the Prime Minister of Canada and the Presidents of the European Council and European Commission – a new era in Canada/EU relations

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PM hosts the Canada-European Union Summit
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On September 22, 2014, Prime Minister Stephen Harper and Park Geun-hye, President of the Republic of Korea, witnessed the signature of the Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement, Canada’s first free trade agreement in the Asia-Pacific region

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Canada and Korea conclude Free Trade Agreement
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Partnership with Brain Canada boosts innovative research to advance knowledge on neurological and mental illnesses

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Government of Canada Reveals 32 New Brain Research Projects
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New tax relief will save small businesses more than half a billion dollars over two years

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Harper Government Introduces Small Business Job Credit
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Minister Oliver welcomes commitments to provide more information to consumers

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Harper Government Helps Ensure Consumers Are Informed About Their Banking
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The RCC Joint Forward Plan, discusses what has been accomplished with the initial 29 initiatives as well as reflect on lessons learned by regulators and stakeholders who have worked on this effort.

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Canada-United States Regulatory Cooperation Council Joint Forward Plan August 2014
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  • PM hosts the Canada-European Union Summit
  • Canada and Korea conclude Free Trade Agreement
  • Government of Canada Reveals 32 New Brain Research Projects
  • Harper Government Introduces Small Business Job Credit
  • Harper Government Helps Ensure Consumers Are Informed About Their Banking
  • Canada-United States Regulatory Cooperation Council Joint Forward Plan August 2014

Jobs and Growth Blog

  • 26 September, 2014

    The European Union is the world’s largest integrated economy, with more than 500 million consumers and a Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of $17 trillion.

  • 17 September, 2014

    Small businesses across Canada are engines for job creation. They employ roughly half of the private sector labour force and represent about a third of Canada’s gross domestic product. Economic Action Plan (EAP) includes many initiatives to help small businesses succeed including the Small Business Job Credit.

  • 8 September, 2014

    The goal of the Canada-US RCC is to better align our regulatory systems and boost North American trade and competitiveness. This EAP initiative generates a number of benefits for manufacturers, retailers and consumers.

    The RCC Joint Forward Plan expands on the Joint Action Plan released by Prime Minister Harper, and President Obama in 2011.

  • 25 August, 2014

    The Government of Canada has provided significant financial support to help upgrade high-speed Internet access for approximately 12,000 households in Nunavut and the Nunavik region of northern Quebec.

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