Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks with Emmanuel Macron, President of France
July 26, 2019
Global Korean Post
On July 24, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau spoke with the President of France, Emmanuel Macron.
Prime Minister Trudeau expressed his appreciation for the positive vote in the French National Assembly on the ratification bill for the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) and the Strategic Partnership Agreement (SPA).
CETA is already creating good, middle class jobs and providing new opportunities for people and businesses in Canada in France. The Prime Minister emphasized his commitment to keeping relations between our two countries strong, and finding new ways to work together.
The two leaders also talked about global economic issues and the preparations for the G7 meeting in Biarritz, in August, emphasizing the need for a close collaboration on dealing with current global challenges, including climate change, gender equality, peace and security, economic growth and the responsible development of artificial intelligence.