BREAKING NEWS

Canada names Jennifer May as its first female ambassador to China -statement

Canada on Friday appointed Jennifer May its first female ambassador to China, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said in a statement, filling a role that has been open since December of last year.

"A dedicated public servant, Ms. May's many years of diverse experience on international missions, and her deep understanding of Asia will serve to manage this important bilateral relationship and advance Canadian interests in China," Trudeau said in the statement.

Subscribe for our daily newsletter
Subscribe for our daily newsletter

By subscribing I accept the terms of use and privacy policy