The CARES Act Summary

The CARES Act Summary

Relief Available for Businesses and Individuals The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (the Act) became law on March 27, 2020. The estimated $2+ trillion and 880-page legislation includes public health spending, immediate cash relief for citizens, a lending program for small businesses and targeted relief for hard-hit industries. A brief summary of the Act follows: Please contact Weinstein...

Statement of the Canada-Texas Chamber of Commerce on COVID-19-Related Border Issues

Statement of the Canada-Texas Chamber of Commerce on COVID-19-Related Border Issues

On March 18, the Governments of Canada and the United States both agreed that the 8,891 kilometre (5,500 mile) border between the two countries would be closed to all but commercial and other essential traffic.  For both countries, this is an extraordinary and unprecedented measure. Canada’s Deputy Prime Minister, Chrystia Freeland, who also led Canada’s negotiations, in her former role...

Updated Travel Restrictions Between the U.S. and Canada

Updated Travel Restrictions Between the U.S. and Canada

Effective March 18, 2020, certain travel restrictions were introduced between the United States and Canada in an attempt to limit the spread of the coronavirus, Covid-19. The restrictions announced include certain exceptions for persons crossing the border for commercial, trade and health-related reasons. Leisure travel between Canada and the United States currently is prohibited. The travel restrictions between Canada and...

Travel Restrictions Between the U.S. and Canada

Travel Restrictions Between the U.S. and Canada

The United States and Canada announced on Wednesday, March 18, 2020 that certain travel restrictions will be introduced between the two countries in an attempt to limit the spread of the coronavirus, Covid-19. Details of the travel restrictions remain unclear at this writing but it appears that there will be exceptions and exemptions for certain persons. While leisure travel will...

Energy Reception featuring Consul General of Canada – Rachel McCormick

Energy Reception featuring Consul General of Canada – Rachel McCormick

The Canada-Texas Chamber of Commerce invites you to attend our 2020 Energy Reception on Tuesday, March 10th at 5:30 pm, featuring Rachel McCormick, the Consul General of Canada. This event will bring Canadian and US companies together for program remarks and a hosted reception. We will also be formally announcing our new The Canada-Texas Chamber of Commerce Alignment Member, Bechtel....

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

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 as prominent companies engaged in...

Coming Soon: The North By Southwest Podcast

Coming Soon: The North By Southwest Podcast

The Canada Texas Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce the launch of its occasional podcast, North by Southwest. North by Southwest will be conversation about news, policy and business Trends are shaping cross-border trade and investment. The podcast will feature various members of the chamber and occasional interviews with Canadians and Americans innovating North American Business.

Coming Soon – “New Frontiers: Business Across Borders”

Coming Soon – “New Frontiers: Business Across Borders”

The CTCC is about Know How. The Canada Texas Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the launch of a new series of educational articles on international expansion called “New Frontiers: Business Across Borders.” The series will feature insights and know-how from our leadership team and advisory board. Don’t miss the series. Follow this site and subscribe to the newsletter.

Cross-Border PE Investment Panel

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 Partner, Dan Jankovic. The event was...