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Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Symposium focused on using cross-border partnerships to grow Canadian life sciences sector

TORONTO, ON – The American Chamber of Commerce in Canada held a symposium today on US-Canadian partnerships in the life sciences ecosystem.... Read more

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Toronto – November 15, 2018.  The first two inaugural Corporate Social Impact Awards were presented by Kelly Craft, U.S. Ambassador to Canada, and AmCham Canada National Chairman Rick Tachuk, during the American Chamber of Commerce in Canada’s (AmCham Canada) annual U.S. Thanksgiving dinner celebration.  ... Read more

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

In addition to receiving a great response to the announcement of our Inaugural Social Impact Award - to be awarded to a U.S.-based company that has made a positive social impact in Canada - we have been encouraged to expand the award to also... Read more

Monday, September 10, 2018

The American Chamber of Commerce in Canada, the voice of American business and cross-border trade in Canada, is pleased to announce the inaugural AmCham Canada Social Impact Award. This award will be granted to the U.S. based company that has made a positive social impact in Canada over the past year.... Read more

Thursday, September 6, 2018

AmCham Canada is pleased to announce the establishment of a new national policy committee that will address U.S. – Canada regulatory cooperation issues and initiatives.  Based in Ottawa, with national representation throughout Canada, the Committee will report to the AmCham Canada National Board of Directors... Read more

Monday, July 2, 2018

AmCham Canada, Toronto-GTA Member, Global Public Affairs, a privately-held Canadian firm providing integrated government relations, strategic communications, and issues management consulting services has provided an update on Ontario... Read more

Monday, June 25, 2018

AmCham Canada Survey of U.S. Business Confidence in Canada Shows Positive Outlook with Potential Storm Clouds on the Horizon

Ottawa – June 25, 2018. The American Chamber of Commerce in Canada (AmCham Canada) today released the findings of its semi-annual survey of U.S. business confidence in Canada. According to AmCham Canada Chairman Rick Tachuk this edition of the survey highlights... Read more

Monday, June 11, 2018



AmCham Canada, Toronto-GTA Member, Global Public Affairs, a privately-held Canadian firm providing integrated government relations, strategic communications, and issues management consulting services has a rundown of how the... Read more

Thursday, June 7, 2018

On Monday June 4, 2018, OMB Director Mick Mulvaney and OIRA Administrator Neomi Rao met with our counterparts from the Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat to discuss regulatory cooperation between our countries and to sign a Memorandum of Understanding reaffirming the principles and commitments of the U.S.-Canada Regulatory Cooperation Council (RCC). Through the elimination of unnecessary... Read more

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

fairlifeTM Ultrafiltered Milk Launching in Canada by the end of 2018

Coca-Cola Canada has announced an $85M CAD investment to build a new production facility in Peterborough, Ontario. The facility will provide new production capabilities starting with fairlife Ultrafiltered Milk, a lactose free milk containing nine essential nutrients... Read more

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Ottawa – February 21, 2018 -- AmCham Canada today launched its second semi-annual survey of U.S. Business in Canada in partnership with Nanos Research and PNC Bank.  The semi-annual online survey generates valuable information on how U.S. businesses view Canada’s business environment and economic fundamentals, and informs AmCham’s perspectives on key issues and policy matters... Read more

Friday, December 1, 2017

Negotiators from the United States, Canada, and Mexico met in Mexico City on November 17-21 for the fifth round of negotiations to modernize the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) with a focus on advancing the technical aspects of pending proposals and chapters. Delegations were led by the chief negotiators for the three countries, who indicated that progress was made in the areas of... Read more

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Toronto -- November 15, 2017.   AmCham representatives along with leading U.S. firms operating in Canada today met with U.S. Ambassador Kelly Craft to review priorities for expanding cross-border trade and investment.   The importance of NAFTA and its successful modernization was but one of several key issues addressed.  AmCham Canada looks forward to working with Ambassador Craft in expanding... Read more

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

A new survey released by banking giant HSBC has found that most businesses in the United States, Canada and Mexico are on the same page when it comes to NAFTA's benefits. Roughly half of the 750 companies surveyed across North America said they felt the pact would have a positive effect on their businesses over the next two years. Only about 9 percent of U.S. businesses had a negative view of... Read more

Friday, March 16, 2018

U.S. CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

 



According to news reports this week, the White House is preparing to impose tariffs on tens of billions of dollars’ worth of Chinese imports in connection with... Read more

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

AmCham Quebec held its annual general meeting last night in Montreal and unanimously elected Antoine Tayyar as President and Daniel Fortin as Vice-President of the board of directors, replacing Julie Lessard and John C. Dunn, the outgoing co-chairs who will remain on the Board.

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Tuesday, November 14, 2017

iPolitics:  November 14, 2017


CHAMBER VP: TO SUCCEED IN NAFTA, U.S. MUST DROP WITHDRAWAL TALK: Trump's continued threats of withdrawal from NAFTA could risk derailing attempts to renegotiate the agreement, and doing so would hurt the very constituents the administration is aiming to help, a top Chamber... Read more

Monday, October 23, 2017

Ambassador–designate Kelly Craft presents Letters of Credence to Governor General Julie Payette. 

OTTAWA – The Embassy of the United States of America is pleased to share in the announcement that Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, will receive Ambassador-designate Kelly... Read more

Monday, September 25, 2017

Ottawa – September 25, 2017. The American Chamber of Commerce in Canada (AmCham Canada) today released the findings of its first semi-annual survey of U.S. business confidence in Canada. The AmCham Canada-Nanos Research U.S. Business Confidence Survey, Presented by PNC Bank, provides a semi-annual measure of the confidence of U.S.- owned businesses operating in Canada seeking... Read more

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Posted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, August 15, 2017  - 7:00 pm

Ahead of the start of NAFTA modernization talks, we wanted to share with you this new opinion piece by U.S. Chamber President and CEO Tom Donohue, which was just posted on FoxNews.com. 

In the piece, Donohue shares the business community's perspective on the first round... Read more

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