Skip to main content

Governor General, HE Lady Froyla Tzalam

BELIZE CITY, Thursday. May 27, 2021 – For the first time in Commonwealth history, an Indigenous woman currently holds the office of Governor General. Her Excellency Lady Froyla Tzalam is the newly installed Head of State for Belize – the direct representative of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. HE Lady Tzalam was officially sworn in […]

A new governor general should be appoint...

Intergovernmental Affairs Minister Dominic LeBlanc told senators this afternoon that he expects the government to announce the name of Canada’s next governor general by the end of June. Julie Payette resigned her post four months ago after a scathing external review revealed she had presided over a ‘toxic’ and ‘poisonous’ workplace. LeBlanc told a Senate […]

Shortlist for Governor General expected ...

Rideau Hall in Ottawa, the official residence of the Governor General of Canada, Friday, April 9, 2021. A shortlist of potential names for a new governor general is expected to be delivered to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in the coming weeks.Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press A shortlist of suggested names for a new Governor General is […]

Dame Cindy Kiro to be New Zealand’s next

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has announced that Dame Cynthia (Cindy) Kiro will be New Zealand’s next Governor General. From 2003 to 2009, Dame Cindy served as Children’s Commissioner and holds a doctorate in social policy and an MBA in business administration. She was an associate professor and director of the School of Public Health at […]

Indigenous woman named next Governor Gen...

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — Children’s advocate Cindy Kiro said Monday she hopes to inspire Maori girls after becoming the first Indigenous woman appointed as governor general. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced that she had chosen Kiro for the largely ceremonial role of representing Queen Elizabeth II, and that the Queen had approved. Under New […]

Kaczorowski: Four months later, where is...

Breadcrumb Links Opinion Columnists Julie Payette resigned on January 21. Today, Canadians are no more aware of the name of the Trudeau government’s nominee for this vital constitutional role. Canada’s 29th Governor General Julie Payette looks on alongside Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in the Senate chamber during his installation ceremony, in Ottawa, October 2, 2017. […]

RBI Governor’s Speech Updates: Banks Wil

Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Shaktikanta Das addresses the nation at 10 a.m. today, the official RBI Twitter account said. “Watch out for the speech of the RBI governor,” he said, without giving further details. Das’ address to the nation comes days after his series of meetings with bankers and heads of non-bank financial […]

Term liquidity facility of Rs 50,000 Cr ...

RBI Governor Speech Live Updates | Here are some of the measures announced today: >> Relaxation of the overdraft facility (OD) for state government The maximum number of overdraft days (OD) in a quarter is reduced from 36 to 50 days and the number of consecutive OD days from 14 to 21 days. This feature […]