MP Shaun Chen - Greetings on Canada Day - Jul 1, 2019
On Canada's 152nd birthday, we are reminded of our shared values as Canadians and recognize the freedoms, diversity and inclusion that make our country strong.
MP Shaun Chen - Statement on 50th Anniversary of Islamic Foundation of Toronto - Jun 10, 2019
Rose in the House of Commons to express my heartfelt congratulations to the Islamic Foundation of Toronto on an incredible 50th anniversary - what began as a neighbourhood mosque, now a multifaceted service hub and place of worship for Muslims in Scarborough North and beyond.
MP Shaun Chen - Greetings on Eid al-Fitr - Jun 4, 2019
For the last 30 days, Canada's Muslim community fasted from dawn to dust to exercise the values of discipline, self-restraint, gratitude and generosity, wishing them a happy and blessed Eid al-Fitr.
MP Shaun Chen - Statement on Filipino Heritage Month - Jun 3, 2019
This month, Canadians celebrate the inaugural national Filipino Heritage Month, when we recognize the many achievements & contributions of Canada's Filipino community.
MP Shaun Chen - Motion on Establishing Investigation into Tamil Genocide - May 15, 2019
Calling upon the United Nations to establish an international, independent investigation into allegations of genocide against Tamils committed during the last phase of the war in Sri Lanka in 2009.
MP Shaun Chen - Question on New Frontiers in Research Fund to Minister Duncan - May 15, 2019
During Question Period today, I asked Minister Duncan to share how the New Frontiers in Research Fund will help support young researchers in Canada.
MP Shaun Chen - Statement on Asian Heritage Month - May 1, 2019
May is #AsianHeritageMonth, a time to highlight the diverse histories, lived experiences, cultures, religious traditions of Canadians of Asian descent.
MP Shaun Chen - Greetings on Vaisakhi - Apr 14, 2019
Wishing Canadians of Sikh faith a happy #Vaisakhi, celebrating the creation of the Khalsa while reflecting on the important values of compassion & inclusion.
MP Shaun Chen - Statement on Lunar New Year - Feb 5, 2019
As families, friends and communities gather to celebrate the #LunarNewYear, I wish all Canadians good health and happiness in the Year of the Pig.
MP Shaun Chen - Statement on Thai Pongal & Tamil Heritage Month - Jan 30, 2019
Celebrating Thai Pongal and Tamil Heritage Month, the work of the Canadian Tamil Congress and the National Council of Canadian Tamils, 2019 also marks the 10th anniversary of the end of the Sri Lankan Civil War, highlighting the importance of lasting peace and reconciliation.
MP Shaun Chen - Greetings on Holiday Season - Dec 24, 2018
As we cherish warm memories with our families, friends & loved ones, let us remember the reason for the season, wishing you a very merry Christmas, joyous holidays & happy 2019!
MP Shaun Chen - Statement on First Anniversary of LGBTQ2 Apology - Nov 28, 2018
Exactly one year ago, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized to the LGBTQ2 community for injustices resulting from federal laws, policies & practices - today on this first anniversary, let us stand together as Canadians to say never judge, never shame, never hate, never again.
MP Shaun Chen - Greetings on Remembrance Day - Nov 11, 2018
Today on Remembrance Day, we honour our veterans - the brave women & men who have risked their lives to protect us & the values we hold so dearly, their sacrifice making Canada the country it is today.
MP Shaun Chen - Greetings on Diwali & Bandi Chhor Divas - Nov 7, 2018
Wishing members of the Hindu, Sikh, Jain & Buddhist communities across Canada & around the world a very happy Diwali & Bandi Chhor Divas.
MP Shaun Chen - Speech on Service Standards for Canadian Veterans - Nov 5, 2018
This Veterans' Week, November 5 to 11, 2018, I am privileged to rise in the House of Commons and speak on how our government is improving services to Canada's veterans, investing $10 billion in new funding for veterans' programs and benefits.
MP Shaun Chen - Speech on Bill C-86 Budget Implementation Act - Nov 1, 2018
Delighted to speak on Budget 2018, highlighting pay equity, putting a price on pollution & how our government is working to support hard-working individuals & families in Scarborough North & all across Canada.
MP Shaun Chen - Question on Canada Revenue Agency to Minister Diane Lebouthillier - Oct 30, 2018
During question period today, I asked the Hon. Diane Lebouthillier, Minister of Natural Revenue, how the government is improving the Canada Revenue Agency to provide better service to Canadians.
MP Shaun Chen - Statement on Islamic History Month & Muslim Welfare Centre - Oct 29, 2018
Privileged to rise in the House of Commons to recognize Islamic History Month and congratulate the Muslim Welfare Centre on 25 years of compassion and care for society's neediest.
MP Shaun Chen & Michelle Chu - 茉莉花 Mo Li Hua (Jasmine Flower) - SEAS Charity TV Show - Oct 27, 2018
Joined Michelle Chu to perform Mo Li Hua aka Jasmine Flower on the SEAS Charity TV Show, broadcasted live on WOWtv on October 27, 2108 in support of the great work of SEAS Centre, a social services agency focused on new immigrant families.
MP Shaun Chen - Angels by Robbie Williams - SEAS Charity TV Show - Oct 27, 2018
Enjoyed performing Angels by Robbie Williams on the SEAS Charity TV Show, broadcasted live on WOWtv on October 27, 2018 in support of the great work of SEAS Centre, a social services agency focused on new immigrant families.
MP Shaun Chen - Statement on Ayesha Riaz & National Infection Control Week - Oct 18, 2018
I rose in the House to remember Ayesha Riaz, a constituent who tragically passed away on February 10, 2018, due to an unexpected infection, raising awareness on National Infection Control Week from October 15 to 19, 2018.
MP Shaun Chen - Speech on Motion M-155 Filipino Heritage Month - Oct 1, 2018
Delighted to speak in support of Private Members' Motion M-155 to establish Filipino Heritage Month in Canada, recognizing the tremendous contributions of Canada's Filipino community.
MP Shaun Chen - Statement on Royal Canadian Navy & Canadian Armed Forces - Sep 26, 2018
Honoured to share with the House of Commons my experience onboard the HMCS Charlottetown, recognizing the brave women and men who serve our country in the Royal Canadian Navy and Canadian Armed Forces.
MP Shaun Chen - Greetings on Canada Day - Jul 1, 2018
Let us celebrate Canada's 151st birthday, our achievements, our freedom, and each other.
MP Shaun Chen - Statement on 40th Anniversary of Woodside Square - Jun 18, 2018
Congratulations to Woodside Square on their 40th anniversary, wishing them many more years of success.
MP Shaun Chen - Greetings on Eid al-Fitr - Jun 15, 2018
Today, I wish Scarborough North's Muslim community a happy and joyous Eid al-Fitr, a time to celebrate and reflect on peace and unity with family and friends.
MP Shaun Chen - Question on CPTPP to Minister François-Philippe Champagne - Jun 14, 2018
Today I asked Minister François-Philippe Champagne to provide an update on Canada's efforts to bring the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership into force.
MP Shaun Chen - Statement on Asian Heritage Month & Chinese Cultural Centre - May 29, 2018
I rose in the House today to celebrate Asian Heritage Month in Canada, recognizing the 30th anniversary of the Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Toronto, located in Scarborough North.
MP Shaun Chen - Visit to Malvern Junior Public School #MyMalvern - May 11, 2018
I visited Mrs. Chahine's grade 5 class at Malvern Junior Public School, where the students & staff have been participating in the Energy Diet Challenge #MyMalvern
MP Shaun Chen - Question on National Housing Strategy to Minister Jean-Yves Duclos
Today, I rose in the House of Commons to ask Minister Jean-Yves Duclos to share with Canadians the government's plan to create more safe and affordable housing.
MP Shaun Chen - Greetings on Vaisakhi - Apr 14, 2018
Today, I wish all Canadians of Sikh faith a joyous Vaisakhi, celebrating the creation of the Khalsa.
MP Shaun Chen - Greetings on Holi - Mar 1, 2018
Wishing Canadians of Hindu faith a happy Holi, the festival of colours that marks the victory of good over evil, giving thanks as we look forward to the year ahead.
MP Shaun Chen - Statement on Canada-China Year of Tourism & Lunar New Year - Feb 15, 2018
Pleased to rise in the House of Commons to welcome the Year of the Dog, a perfect time for visitors to experience Canadian hospitality and multiculturalism during 2018, the official Canada-China Year of Tourism.
MP Shaun Chen - Greetings on Holiday Season - Dec 22, 2017
Thanking my constituents for their support this past year, and wishing them and all Canadians a safe and pleasant holidays, Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
MP Shaun Chen - Question on Agricultural Trade to Minister Lawrence MacAulay - Nov 27, 2017
Today, I asked Minister Lawrence MacAulay about his recent trip to China, where he went to strengthen agricultural exchange with Canada.
MP Shaun Chen - Greetings on Remebrance Day - Nov 11, 2017
On this Remembrance Day, let us pay tribute to all those who serve and have served, to honour their bravery and sacrifice. Our men and women in uniform have allowed us to live in peace and security here in Canada and around the world.
MP Shaun Chen - Acceptance Speech for Chinese Canadian Legend Award - Oct 28, 2017
Deeply honoured to be receive the 2017 Chinese Canadian Legend Award from my mentor Dr. Alvin Curling, former Ontario speaker and cabinet minister.
MP Shaun Chen - Statement on 30th Birthday of Malvern Town Centre - Oct 27, 2017
Proud to celebrate the 30th birthday of the Malvern Town Centre in the House of Commons today. Their success story demonstrates the accomplishments of small and medium-sized enterprises in Scarborough North and all across Canada.
MP Shaun Chen - Statement on Mid-Autumn Festival - Oct 3, 2017
I rose today in the House of Commons to wish Canadians of Chinese, Korean, Japanese and Vietnamese descent a happy Mid-Autumn Festival.
MP Shaun Chen - Speech on the Situation of the Rohingyas - Sep 26, 2017
Today, I spoke in the House of Commons during an emergency debate on the situation of the Rohingya people, calling on Myanmar's political and military leadership to end the senseless violence against innocent civilians.
MP Shaun Chen - Greetings on Canada Day - Jul 1, 2017
MP Shaun Chen - Greetings on Eid al-Fitr - Jun 25, 2017
Shaun Chen, Member of Parliament for Scarborough North, wishes Eid Mubarak to all Canadians who are celebrating.
MP Shaun Chen - Statement on National Family Caregiver Award Recipient Julia Chan - Jun 20, 2017
MP Shaun Chen - Speech on Bill C-309 Gender Equality Week - May 16, 2017
MP Shaun Chen - Speech on Bill C-44 Budget Implementation Act - May 4, 2017
MP Shaun Chen - Greetings on Easter - Apr 16, 2017
MP Shaun Chen - Statement on Royal Canadian Legion Branch 614 - Mar 7, 2017
MP Shaun Chen - Statement on Black History Month & TAIBU Community Health Centre - Feb 2, 2017
MP Shaun Chen - Greetings on Lunar New Year - Jan 28, 2017