Jul 08, 2017
By Bob Sheppard
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and U.S. President Donald Trump took part in a World Bank event Saturday in Hamburg, Germany and committed millions of dollars that will help women who are creating startup companies in the developing world.
The two leaders are attending the G-20 Summit in Hamburg.
Canada is committing 20 million dollars and the U.S is committing 50 million to the Women Entrepreneurs Finance Initiative.
In his remarks at the event,Trump said Canada is a great neighbour, and in his praise of Trudeau, he said the Canadian Prime Minister is doing a spectacular job.
Trudeau seemed a bit surprised and embarrassed by Trump’s compliments.