OTTAWA, July 16 (UPI) -- Canada has hired international advisory firm KPMG to help with its $33 billion strategic shipbuilding program amid internal political pressures facing Prime Minister Stephen Harper's Conservative government over an ongoing F-35 Joint Strike Fighter debate.
WASHINGTON, June 21 (UPI) -- U.S. audit comments that the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter may eventually be unaffordable are feeding into controversies in Canada, South Korea, Australia and Europe over the jet's feasibility.
ENNISKILLEN, Northern Ireland, June 17 (UPI) -- Discussion of trans-Atlantic trade at the Group of Eight summit is a "powerful way" to ignite world economies, British Prime Minister David Cameron said Monday.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 12 (UPI) -- Canada likes ships taking after German navy designs but isn't sure when it will get new seaworthy vessels to replace nearly obselete units in the Canadian navy.
OTTAWA, May 22 (UPI) -- Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper faces more embarrassing questions as new evidence suggests the nation's strategy for building a strong arctic naval force is out of control.
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