The following News Release or Speech has just been posted on the Finance Canada Site Ottawa, December 15, 2006 2006-081 The Honourable Jim Flaherty, Minister of Finance, today announced that Bill C-25, amending the Proceeds of Crime (Money Laundering) and Terrorist Financing Act, has received Royal Assent, ensuring Canada continues to be a global leader in combating organized crime and terrorist financing. “Canada’s New Government will continue to be relentless in its battle against money laundering and terrorism financing,” said Minister Flaherty. “One of the best ways of putting these criminals out of business is to starve them of the [More]