Canadian Global Cities Council calls for national urban strategy to advance infrastructure

Ottawa, February 13, 2018—Canadian city regions would benefit from a national urban strategy, that would support long-range infrastructure planning and funding to accommodate growth, according to a new report released by the Canadian Global Cities Council (CGCC).

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NAFTA: Signing of a joint declaration by 25 metropolitan chambers of commerce from Canada, US and Mexico

Montreal, January 22, 2018 – The leaders of 25 metropolitan chambers of commerce from Canada, the United States and Mexico gathered in Montreal today in anticipation of the next round of NAFTA negotiations. The goal of this meeting was to clearly identify the issues surrounding the renewal of NAFTA, to understand the risks for businesses in the event of the current negotiations’ failure, and especially to send a clear message to the three governments on the importance of an updated agreement and maintaining open access to the entire North American market.

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