On March 18, 2017 Finance Minister Bill Morneau concluded his participation in the G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting in Baden-Baden, Germany, where Ministers discussed issues related to global economy, international taxation, financial sector regulation, the international financial architecture, and anti-money laundering and counter-terrorism financing.
On February 13, 2017 President Donald J. Trump and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau held their first official meeting in Washington, D.C. The prime minister’s office published the joint statement in which the US and Canada commit to:
Deputy Premier Deb Matthews and Minister of International Trade Michael Chan are visiting ( January 27 – February 3) the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Qatar on a trade mission “to strengthen economic, political and cultural ties” with the Gulf states.
From John Goddard in New Delhi Two foreign-policy directions certain to be pursued by U.S. President Donald Trump “are going to be true game-changers,” former Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper told a high-level political and technology conference this week in New Delhi. Harper delivered the keynote address Thursday to the second annual Raisina Dialogue conference, also attended by British foreign ...
Canadian entrepreneurs have more confidence in the economy and plan to boost business investment to $96.6 billion in 2017, according to a new study from the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) that is based on a survey of 3,988 executives at small and mid-sized enterprises (SMEs). The highlights of BDC’s report are:
Gérard Deltell, Conservative Finance Critic, slams Trudeau Liberal government over a “buried” government report on looming fiscal crisis and federal debt projections of $1.5 Trillion by 2045. On January 5, 2017, Deltell issued the following statement: