TORONTO, ON, December 5, 2018—Canada is home to a burgeoning wine, beer and spirits industry, but Canadians can’t take full advantage of these products because obsolete trade barriers prevent the free-flow of beverage alcohol across the country and that should change according to the Canadian Global Cities Council (CGCC).
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).
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.