The aquaculture industry is profiting from Canada's new trade agreement with the EU, which has gotten rid of tarifs and increased production and exports. But environmental activists say aquaculture is damaging wild stocks of the fish.
The prime minister has apologized to First Nations people in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador for abuse at assimilation-oriented schools. The system of boarding schools operated until 1980.
Protests and opposition from the provincial government of British Columbia have shut down construction of a pipeline planned to carry oil from Alberta to BC - but Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has vowed to fight back.
Canadian PM Justin Trudeau has reshuffled his cabinet to change his government’s "colonial" era relations with indigenous tribes. Some First Nations people have said promises to improve their lives have been broken.
Canada has described a deal to compensate thousands of indigenous victims of forced adoptions as a step forward. But some have criticized the move, saying the amount is "disappointing" after decades of forced removals.
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