Canadian Ethics Watchdog Targets Trudeau"s Office

Canada’s ethics watchdog said Monday he would investigate whether officials in the office of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau tried last year to persuade the then-justice minister to drop a criminal prosecution against a Montreal engineering company......»»

Category: topSource: wsjFeb 12th, 2019

Canada PM speaks to Trump about tariffs, sources see little progress

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke to U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday about American tariffs on steel and aluminum, Trudeau's office said on Friday, but well-placed sources said there was little sign of progress......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 1st, 2019

Trump’s Stormy Daniels Payment Referred to Justice Department by Office of Government Ethics

The forms were referred to the Justice Department following a complaint by the watchdog group Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW)......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 16th, 2018

Trump business dealings raise ‘serious concerns,’ ethics office says

But the government watchdog says it is up to Congress and voters to respond if they are bothered......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 23rd, 2018

Justin Trudeau"s Government In Turmoil After Top Aide Resigns Over Corruption Allegations

When he swept into office back in 2015, Canadian .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 18th, 2019

The Latest: Trudeau denies ex-AG"s claim of interference

The latest on questions in Canada over whether Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's office tried to wrongly influence the former attorney general on whether to prosecute a major Canadian engineering com.....»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 27th, 2019

UK watchdog says all top accountants fail audit quality test

All of Britain's leading accounting firms have failed to hit quality targets set by their regulator for auditing company books for the second year in a row, with Grant Thornton and PwC singled out to join KPMG under tougher supervision......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 10th, 2019

Canada aboriginal pipe dream might end Trudeau"s Trans Mountain nightmare

An indigenous-led group plans to offer to buy a majority stake in the Trans Mountain oil pipeline from the Canadian government this week or next, a deal that could help Prime Minister Justin Trudeau mitigate election-year criticism from environmentalists......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 2nd, 2019

Canada Reapproves Contentious Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion

The decision is a blow for indigenous leaders and environmentalists (TORONTO) — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has onc.....»»

Category: topSource: timeJun 19th, 2019

Trudeau to visit Trump next week to talk trade, China

Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau will travel to Washington next week to meet with President Donald Trump to discuss the ratification of the new North American trade agreement and China's detention of two Canadians......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJun 13th, 2019

Canadian public affairs firm opens first international office in the District

Ottawa, Ontario-based public affairs company Crestview Strategy LP opened its first international office in the District on Monday. Maryscott "Scotty" Greenwood, partner and managing director of the U.S., will be heading the Crestview D.C. practice.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 3rd, 2019

Trump"s Mexico Tariffs Have Killed "Nafta 2.0" - For Now, Goldman Says

Vice President Mike Pence may have assured Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau that the Trump administration was "abs.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 31st, 2019

Treasury Yields Tumble As Pence Warns US "Can More Than Double" Tariffs On China

Speaking at a press conference after meeting Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, US VP Mike Pence warned China that US "could more than double tariffs if needed." His words sent stocks low.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 30th, 2019

Pence, Trudeau to discuss Huawei and China trade issues in Ottawa: official

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will discuss their countries' joint dispute with China over Huawei during a meeting in Ottawa on Thursday, a senior U.S. administration official said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 29th, 2019

Pence, Trudeau to discuss Huawei, China trade issues in Ottawa: official

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will discuss their joint dispute with China over Huawei Technologies Co Ltd during a meeting in Ottawa on Thursday, a senior U.S. administration official said......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 29th, 2019

WeWork targets longtime fashion destination in latest Midtown expansion

WeWork, continuing its takeover of Midtown's office market, signed a lease for 52,500 square feet at 550 Seventh Ave., a building near Bryant Park that is popular among fashion designers.The city's... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMay 26th, 2019

Commerce Department Targets China With Proposed Tariffs On "Currency Manipulators"

A lot has happened since then-candidate Trump said he would label China a currency manipulator on 'day one' should he make it to the Oval Office. So far, at least, the pledge to hold Beijing accountable for manipul.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 24th, 2019

Elijah Cummings" Wife Accused Of "Self-Dealing" For "Illegal Private Benefit"

An ethics watchdog has filed a complaint with the IRS accusing Rep. Elijah Cummings' wife, Maya Rockeymoore, of potentially using a charity to derive "illegal private benefit" for the couple, according to the Washington Examiner.  .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 21st, 2019

Canadian tenant portal expanding in US

Canadian workplace experience platform, Lane announced its expansion into the US on the heels of $2.5 million in funding from Alate Partners, Panache Ventures and Colliers/Techstars. The funding will be used for new hires and office openings in the US,.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyMay 9th, 2019

Toyota to produce Lexus NX for North America at Canada plant

Toyota Motor Corp will build its Lexus NX luxury crossover vehicle at a Canadian plant starting in 2022, the company said on Monday, a decision that Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said demonstrated the value of the country's international trade agreements......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 29th, 2019

Canada watchdog to seek court order to force Facebook to follow privacy laws

Facebook Inc broke Canadian privacy laws when it collected the information of some 600,000 citizens, a top watchdog said on Thursday, pledging to seek a court order to force the social media giant to change its practices......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 25th, 2019