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Canada has it right in dispute with UAE

The Government in Canada has it right. There is very little to negotiate. We should indeed be seeking to reach more 'open skies' agreements with other countries, where there are benefits to both parties. But we should not capitulate to the one-sided deman

Gar Knutson and Jeffrey Graham express admirable sentiments in their column "Air rights dispute with UAE and what should be done about it," (The Hill Times, Dec. 6, p. 22). However, their proposals are shockingly naive in the real world of air transport negotiations between countries.

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Canada has it right in dispute with UAE

The Government in Canada has it right. There is very little to negotiate. We should indeed be seeking to reach more 'open skies' agreements with other countries, where there are benefits to both parties. But we should not capitulate to the one-sided deman

Gar Knutson and Jeffrey Graham express admirable sentiments in their column "Air rights dispute with UAE and what should be done about it," (The Hill Times, Dec. 6, p. 22). However, their proposals are shockingly naive in the real world of air transport negotiations between countries.

  

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Thursday, August 21, 2014
HILL LIFE & PEOPLE SLIDESHOWS
Remembering Devon Jacobs Aug. 19, 2014

The Hill Times photo by Jake Wright

Devon Jacobs, right, with Monte Solberg and Jim Armour at the 2012 Manning Networking Conference.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Devon Jacobs with Liberal MP Scott Simms.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Devon Jacobs with former colleague Jim Patrick, Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau and Liberal MP Mauril Belanger at the 2013 all-party party.

The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

Devon Jacobs, centre, with Conservative MPs (from left) Susan Truppe, Colin Carrie, Ted Opitz, Lynne Yelich and Eve Adams.

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