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Statement by Joe Oliver on the Death of Jim Flaherty

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

I am deeply saddened to learn of Jim Flaherty’s passing. Jim was an honourable, dedicated and exceptional man who loved his country. During his long and distinguished career in public life, Jim made countless contributions to Canada’s economic growth and prosperity… Read the Full Article

Economic Action Plan 2014

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

I was honoured to be appointed by Prime Minister Harper to serve as Canada’s new Minister of Finance, and look forward to building upon the great accomplishments of Jim Flaherty. I will draw on my experience in the financial sector to advance our Conservative Government’s low-tax plan for jobs and growth for Canadians across the […]

Canada-India Nuclear Cooperation Agreement

Thursday, April 11th, 2013

The Harper Government today announced that the Appropriate Arrangement pursuant to the Canada-India Nuclear Cooperation Agreement has now been signed by both sides and will take effect as soon as the Nuclear Cooperation Agreement is brought into force by the two countries. The Harper Government is focused on what matters to Canadians – jobs, growth […]

An open letter from the Honourable Joe Oliver, Minister of Natural Resources , on Canada’s commitment to diversify our energy markets and the need to further streamline the regulatory process in order to advance Canada’s national economic interest

Monday, January 9th, 2012

Canada is on the edge of an historic choice: to diversify our energy markets away from our traditional trading partner in the United States or to continue with the status quo. Virtually all our energy exports go to the US. As a country, we must seek new markets for our products and services and the […]