Tech Destinations: Montreal

Tech Destinations: Montreal

The Canada Texas Chamber of Commerce recently kicked of a new webinar series called “Tech Destinations“. In the first tech destinations panel the CTCC,  partnered with Montreal International, an economic development organization, to address how companies looking to expand beyond traditional tech hubs such as Silicon Valley are focusing on both Canada and Texas – and sometimes the two together...

CANADA-TEXAS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE LAUNCHES TECH DESTINATION PANEL SERIES WITH FOCUS ON THE GROWING CROSS-BORDER TECHNOLOGY LINKS

CANADA-TEXAS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE LAUNCHES TECH DESTINATION PANEL SERIES WITH FOCUS ON THE GROWING CROSS-BORDER TECHNOLOGY LINKS

Series Commences on July 20 Showcasing Montreal’s Cross-Border Success in Working with Texas and Across North America to Bolster the Clean-tech Ecosystem HOUSTON and DALLAS, Texas (July 12, 2021) –   The Canada-Texas Chamber of Commerce (CTCC),  a commercial hub seeking to facilitate cross border business transactions between Canadian and Texan businesses, is partnering with Montreal International, an economic development organization,...

Canada Border Restrictions

Canada Border Restrictions

From CTV News:             Good news for Canadians who are fully vaccinated: Starting July 5, there is no longer an obligation to self-isolate for 14 days or to stay in a quarantine hotel upon arrival. Amid calls to end mandatory hotel quarantines from many, including the Canada’s COVID-19 Testing and Screening Expert Advisory Panel, Health Minister Patty Hajdu welcomed the...

Tech Destination Series: Montreal

Tech Destination Series: Montreal

As more tech companies expand their presence beyond traditional hubs like the Silicon Valley, new ecosystems for innovation and investment are emerging. In the first of our Tech Destinations series, we explore Montreal as a burgeoning international tech hub. Not only is Montreal a local hub for innovation in artificial intelligence and climate change technologies, Montreal companies are collaborating with...

The Canada-UK Trade Continuity Agreement: Can Free Trade Be Even More Comprehensive? Or is CETA as Good as It Gets?

The Canada-UK Trade Continuity Agreement: Can Free Trade Be Even More Comprehensive? Or is CETA as Good as It Gets?

Among the many uncertainties generated by the United Kingdom’s exit from the European Union was the question of what would happen to the free trade agreements it made with other countries while it was still an EU member state. For Canada, this was a particularly intense concern because not only was the UK party to the Comprehensive Economic and Trade...

Tech & Cybersecurity Event / City of San Antonio, Texas & the Government of Ontario

Tech & Cybersecurity Event / City of San Antonio, Texas & the Government of Ontario

You and your network are cordially invited to a timely discussion of cross-border cybersecurity technology and initiatives, highlighting cyber for national security and in the automotive sector. The Government of Ontario, Canada, and the City of San Antonio, in conjunction with regional partners, are hosting this joint virtual event on Wednesday, June 16th at 10:00am CDT. This virtual event will feature senior...

Crossborder M&A and PE Outlook

Crossborder M&A and PE Outlook

The Canada-Texas Chamber of Commerce in partnership with Canadian Association of Alternative Strategies & Assets recently hosted our virtual panel on cross-border investments and acquisitions. The panel was moderated by Doug McCullough and featured panelists Chris Dopp, Managing Director at BMO Middle Market M&A and Dan Jankovic, Partner at Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP. Our panel discussed the outlook and trends...

What Biden Means for North American Trade

What Biden Means for North American Trade

The Canada-Texas Chamber of Commerce hosted our Virtual Trade Panel on Wednesday, March 3rd at 12:00 PM CST. The panel was moderated by Doug McCullough and featured panelists Clark Packard of the R Street Institute and Sean Speer of the University of Toronto and Public Policy Forum. This was a discussion about what the Biden administration means for trade between...

CETA: A Gold Standard for Free Trade Agreements, and a Sign of a Shift in World Politics

CETA: A Gold Standard for Free Trade Agreements, and a Sign of a Shift in World Politics

The Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) is the biggest move Canada has made in the world of free trade agreements since the original NAFTA in the late 90s. Derived from a government study commissioned in 2008 called “Assessing the costs and benefits of a closer EU-Canada economic partnership”, CETA outlines new standards for trade in almost all conceivable industrial sectors, as well...