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Location: Northern North America, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean and North Pacific Ocean, north of the conterminous US
Capital: Ottawa
Population: 33,098,932
Independence Day: 1 July 1867 (from UK)
Date Joined: 1931
Currency: Canadian Dollar (CAD)
Total Area: 9,976,140 sq km
Languages: English (official), French (official)
Head of the Government: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau (since 4 November 2015)
Web site: http://www.canada.gc.ca
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Canada, Mexico and USA selected as hosts of the 2026 FIFA World Cup™

The 2026 FIFA World Cup™ will be staged in Canada, Mexico and the United States. This Wednesday, 13 June, the 68th FIFA Congress convened in Moscow and designated the three countries as the hosts

News Source:fifa.com
News Type:News Published date: 14-June-2018

Canada moves a step closer to legalising marijuana

A key legislative hurdle has been passed as Canada moves closer to legalising recreational cannabis. Canadian senators passed the Cannabis Act by 56 votes to 30 with one abstention after studying the landmark legislation for six months.

News Source:bbc.com
News Type:News Published date: 08-June-2018

Trudeau greeted with Trans Mountain pipeline protest in London

LONDON —One of Justin Trudeau’s largest domestic political problems followed him to London on Wednesday, as environmental activists greeted the prime minister with calls to kill the controversial Trans Mountain pipeline expansion. The demands came during an elaborate protest outside the Canadian High Commission in the capital’s London’s iconic Trafalgar Square and marked the first time the pipeline has reared its head during what has otherwise been a relatively smooth foreign trip.

News Source:thestar.com - Lee Berthiaume The Canadian Press
News Type:News Published date: 29-May-2018

Major U.S. investors keeping eye on Canada as Trudeau pushes trade in Manhattan

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will work the room at a business luncheon in Manhattan today on the merits of free trade and global economic co-operation,

News Source:ctvnews.ca
News Type:News Published date: 18-May-2018

PM of Canada announces a by-election in Chicoutimi-Le Fjord

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced that a by-election will be held on June 18, 2018, in the electoral district of Chicoutimi–Le Fjord.

News Source:newswire.ca
News Type:News Published date: 16-May-2018

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