Saudi women must obtain permission from their guardians before they travel, go to university, get a job or get married.
As someone who generally favours less intervention by government, I’m not sure why Ottawa has to express its disapproval of what goes on in other countries.
Not surprisingly, low-ranking countries include Saudi Arabia, Jordan, the United Arab Emirates, Oman and Qatar.
Quebec produces 72 per cent of the world’s maple syrup output, much more than Saudi Arabia’s 13 per cent share of world oil production.
The value of Canada’s total oil output is just under five per cent of GDP.