Minister Garneau to reveal transport plan in ‘major speech’ Nov. 3
By Kristen ShaneOct. 26, 2016
The transport minister also responds to concerns over new rules that mean pilots no longer have to fly an aircraft to maintain a valid licence.
Transport Minister Marc Garneau is under a lot of pressure to lift foreign ownership caps to help discount carriers take flight in Canada. But Canada’s big airlines say any change should be reciprocal with the United States. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright
After close to a year of study, Transport Minister Marc Garneau says he’ll reveal in a “major speech” on Nov. 3 in Montreal his “strategic vision for transportation in Canada.”
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Canada has been without an ambassador in China for five months, during a time when relations with China have deteriorated. Now there’s reports Chinese Ambassador Lu Shaye is set to depart for a new post.