Category: Canada

News Release: Discussion with Ontario Premier Doug Ford and Minister of Economic Development, Victor Fedeli
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News Release: Discussion with Ontario Premier Doug Ford and Minister of Economic Development, Victor Fedeli

February 11, 2020 For Immediate Release Dallas – The Canada-Texas Chamber of Commerce was pleased to host an intimate round-table with Ontario Premier Doug Ford and Minister of Economic Development, Victor Fedeli, at The Network Bar on February 10, 2020. The participants included an exclusive panel of CTCC board members and advisory board members as well...

Cross-Border PE Investment Panel
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Cross-Border PE Investment Panel

Doug McCullough (law partner at McCullough Sudan and director of the Canada-Texas Chamber of Commerce) moderated panel on Cross-border investing featuring Ardenton Capital Private Equity Director, Brendan Achariyakosol; Consulate of Canada Consul and Senior Trade Commissioner, Dina Santos; BMO Capital Markets Managing Director of the M&A Group, Cameron Hewes; and Blake, Cassels & Graydon, Alberta...

State Bar of Texas International Newsletter: Due Diligence for Political and Trade Risk Considerations for North American Cross-border Transactions
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State Bar of Texas International Newsletter: Due Diligence for Political and Trade Risk Considerations for North American Cross-border Transactions

Introduction On November 30, 2018, the United States, Canada, and Mexico agreed to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement (“NAFTA”) with the United States Mexico Canada Agreement (“USMCA”). The new agreement has been marked by fraught negotiations provisions, resulting in a heightened sense of trade uncertainty for the middle market. In the past, President...

State Bar of Texas International Newsletter – Canada-U.S. Trade: Looking Across the Northern Border
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State Bar of Texas International Newsletter – Canada-U.S. Trade: Looking Across the Northern Border

“We’re more than friends and neighbors and allies; we are kin, who together have built the most productive relationship between any two countries in the world today.” – President Reagan, welcome ceremony remarks at the Shamrock Summit, Quebec City, March 17, 1985 Introduction Despite being one of our closest friends and neighbors, our biggest trade...

Partnerships strengthen the Canada-US Relationship
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Partnerships strengthen the Canada-US Relationship

Directors, Tobias McFaul and Doug McCullough, met with Nigel Neale during a recent trip to New York. Among other things, the discussion focused on how the Consulate General of Canada in New York the CTCC can work together to advocate key policy issues to help Canadian startups in the United States.

Podcast About Upcoming Canadian Election
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Podcast About Upcoming Canadian Election

Doug McCullough hosted a podcast with Sean Speer of R Street Institute, in which they discussed the upcoming Canadian Election. Listen to the podcast here. The views expressed do not represent the views of the Canada-Texas Chamber of Commerce.

Canadian Companies Being “Wooed” to Come to Texas
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Canadian Companies Being “Wooed” to Come to Texas

September 24, 2019 Houston, Tx –  In response to a report in the The Canadian Press, Alberta’s Premier, Jason Kenney, who wants to put more Albertan oil on the global market, says “Texas: It’s on.”  Doug McCullough, Director of The Canada-Texas Chamber of Commerce, explained Canadian companies growing involvement in the Texas oil industry. “The...

Gastech Reception
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Gastech Reception

Last night, the Canada-Texas Chamber of Commerce hosted our first annual Canadian Reception during the Gastech Conference at The Houston Club. Even with the weather, we had a successful event and great turn-out. Special thanks to our hosts and sponsors: Government of Canada, Government of Alberta, Government of Nova Scotia, Municipality of the District of Guysborough, and Government of Newfoundland Labrador.  

Doing Business in the States – Toronto and Calgary Events
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Doing Business in the States – Toronto and Calgary Events

The Canada-Texas Chamber of Commerce was please to participate in two events in Calgary and Toronto last week on cross border business. On Tuesday, May 14th, we joined BMO for their “Doing Business in the States.” This event was an exclusive luncheon and presentation about what Canadian companies need to know about doing business in the states. ...