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    1. August 19, 2015

      Trust issue dogs Canadian PM Harper

      Canadian prime minister Stephen Harper, elected in 2006 on a pledge of accountability and trust, is being dogged by the...

    2. August 2, 2015

      Stephen Harper calls October 19 election in Canada

      Stephen Harper, Canada’s prime minister, fired the starting gun on Sunday for an October 19 election, in what promises...

    1. July 26, 2015

      Negotiators inch towards historic trade deal

      If the 12 trade ministers gathering at a beachside hotel and spa on the Hawaiian island of Maui this week to put the...

    2. July 5, 2015

      Canada braced for US-style attack ads

      Derek Demers is not looking forward to more attack ads before Canada’s federal election this autumn. “I find them...

    3. FT Photo Diary

      June 8, 2015

      Table politics

      France’s President François Hollande, British Prime Minister David Cameron, Italy’s Prime Minister Matteo Renzi,...

    4. FT Photo Diary

      June 4, 2015

      Heads of state

      Activists of global anti-poverty charity Oxfam wearing masks depicting leaders of the member countries of the G7...

    5. FT Photo Diary

      May 28, 2015

      Floating voters

      Balloons of the developmental advocacy and campaigning organisation ‘ONE’ depicting (L-R) Canadian Prime Minister...

    6. April 13, 2015

      Ontario joins cap-and-trade programme

      Ontario, Canada’s second-biggest producer of greenhouse gases, is to join California and Quebec’s cap-and-trade...

    7. April 1, 2015

      Relations tepid between US and Canada

      When President Barack Obama recently vetoed a bill supporting the controversial Keystone XL pipeline, it reinforced the...

    8. March 24, 2015

      Canada to join air strikes in Syria

      Canada will join the US and Arab allies in launching air strikes in Syria against the Islamic State in Iraq and the...

    9. March 19, 2015

      Q&A: Canada beefs up antiterrorism laws

      Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper and his Conservative party are pushing through a new antiterrorism law that...

    10. March 19, 2015

      Terror fears fire up Canada election

      One political leader accuses his nemesis of stoking anti-Muslim fears and returning the nation to the dark days of the...

    11. March 2, 2015

      Oil jitters on Canada’s campaign trail

      Susan Jaksich has a sharp sense of the economic jitters that will frame Canada’s general election this year as the real...

    12. The World

      October 24, 2014

      Attacks expose Canada's surveillance problem

      The shooting spree inside Canada’s parliament building on Wednesday poses an important political test of the Edward...

    13. October 24, 2014

      Terror gives way to reflection in Canada

      A crime scene tent still covers the spot at Canada’s National War Memorial where on Wednesday morning a young Muslim...

    14. October 23, 2014

      Canadian PM faces pressure over domestic extremists

      Canada on alert after shooting near Parliament Hill Canada’s prime minister on Thursday came under intense pressure...

    15. October 23, 2014

      Canada PM vows crackdown against terror after attacks

      Canada on alert after shooting near Parliament Hill Canada’s prime minister, Stephen Harper, vowed to “redouble” the...

    16. October 22, 2014

      Parliament attack leaves Canada on alert

      Canada on alert after shooting near Parliament Hill Canada’s capital was on alert and in shock on Wednesday after a...

    17. September 5, 2014

      Newfoundland: where the Vikings came to visit

      It was a hazy summer’s evening in the fishing port of Trout River on Newfoundland’s west coast. The sea was a sheet of...

    18. August 12, 2014

      BlackRock hires Canada’s deputy finance minister

      Canada’s deputy finance minister Jean Boivin is to join BlackRock, the world’s largest asset manager, as deputy chief...

    19. April 16, 2014

      BHP Billiton: potash patience

      Horizons on the vast, flat plains of Saskatchewan stretch out as far as the eye can travel. And the plains themselves...

    20. FT Photo Diary

      March 27, 2014

      Testing testing

      Kai Pfaffenbach/Reuters German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper address a joint news...

    21. March 24, 2014

      FT’s former deputy editor is on Russia’s list of barred Canadians

      A former Moscow bureau chief and deputy editor of the Financial Times, Chrystia Freeland, is among 13 Canadians barred...

    22. February 21, 2014

      Why the Commonwealth is force for good – by its secretary-general

      On this side is a Syrian, the uncle of Assad, and on my other side is a prince from Saudi Arabia, he was governor of...

    23. February 21, 2014

      Democrats enlist billionaires to give right a run for their money

      It was Al Gore who summed up the sentiment of the attendees at the A-List Democratic fundraiser in San Francisco on...

    24. February 20, 2014

      US, Canada and Mexico seek increased trade in Nafta summit

      When the leaders of the US, Canada and Mexico met for their annual summit, how to further trade integration, boost...

    25. beyondbrics

      February 20, 2014

      The Three Amigos stick to the script

      What happens when you put together three countries which account for nearly a quarter of the world economy, with trade...

    26. February 18, 2014

      Mexico and Nafta at 20. Why it went wrong for one of ‘Tres Amigos’

      Twenty years into Nafta, Mexico has too many criminals and not enough policemen; too many workers earning low wages and...

    27. January 31, 2014

      Skating on thin ice

      The Canadian $5 bill of the past decade shows scenes of winter sports: children, mostly, sledging, skating and playing...

    28. January 13, 2014

      Canada Senate scandal threatens Harper’s re-election prospects

      When he said recently he would welcome a weaker Canadian dollar to help the country’s exports, Jim Flaherty, Canada’s...

    29. December 16, 2013

      Get Happy, The Pit, Barbican, London – review

      Chatting before the show, director Paul Hunter of the Told By An Idiot company enthused that their first show aimed at...

    30. November 12, 2013

      Protesters flock to Commonwealth summit in Sri Lanka

      The controversy swirling around this week’s Commonwealth summit in Sri Lanka was on display at Colombo’s international...

    31. November 11, 2013

      Cameron reaffirms decision to attend Colombo summit

      David Cameron has defended his decision to travel to Sri Lanka for a Commonwealth summit this week, as he juggles...

    32. November 8, 2013

      Cameron calls for inquiry into Sri Lanka civil war crimes

      David Cameron has told the Sri Lankan government he will join calls for an international inquiry into human rights...

    33. October 20, 2013

      Sealing the deal

      When it was announced on Friday that Canada had, bar a few final details, clinched a trade pact with the EU, Stephen...

    34. October 18, 2013

      EU and Canada agree on trade pact

      The EU and Canada have agreed in principle on a long-delayed trade and investment pact in a breakthrough that Brussels...

    35. October 17, 2013

      EU and Canada clear hurdles to close in on trade deal

      The EU and Canada are on the verge of completing a long-stalled trade agreement that could serve as a template for a...

    36. FT Photo Diary

      October 10, 2013

      Canada’s Senate restored

      Chris Wattie/Reuters Workers prepare the Senate chamber on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, on Thursday, ahead of Canada’s...

    37. October 2, 2013

      US, Canada and Mexico businesses push for further integration

      Chief executives from the US, Canada and Mexico are asking their governments to ratchet up the integration of North...

    38. FT Photo Diary

      September 23, 2013

      Walk of Honour

      Chris Wattie / Reuters Canada’s Prime Minister Stephen Harper (right) walks through the Hall of Honour with the Italian...

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