Alghabra Named Canada Transport Minister


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Marybeth Luczak, Executive Editor

Omar Alghabra, Transport Minister, Canada

Canadian Key Minister Justin Trudeau has named Omar Alghabra Transport Minister, having in excess of from Marc Garneau, who held the position considering that 2015 and now turns into Minister of International Affairs.

Trudeau shifted Cabinet positions earlier this 7 days following the resignation of Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Sector. Bains will keep on being a Member of Parliament for Mississauga—Malton. Replacing Bains is François-Philippe Champagne, who had served as Minister of Overseas Affairs.  

Since 2019, Alghabra served as Parliamentary Secretary to the Prime Minister (General public Provider Renewal) and to the Deputy Primary Minister and Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs. Prior to those roles, he was elected as the Member of Parliament for Mississauga Centre in 2015, and served as the Member of Parliament for Mississauga—Erindale from 2006-08. Alghabra also worked for General Electric powered Canada, Enbala Electric power and the Ontario Electricity Board. He holds a Grasp of Business Administration and was a Distinguished Checking out Fellow with the College of Engineering and Architectural Science at Ryerson College.