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Wednesday, March 9, 2016

On Wednesday, March 9th at the NATO Economy Forum event, the AmCham Canada Toronto-GTA Chapter signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Canada Turkey Business Council.

The Toronto-GTA Chapter of AmCham Canada looks forward to working with the Turkish Business Council in providing an environment that will result in profitable experiences for the Turkish and North American business... Read more

Friday, March 11, 2016

For Immediate Release

March 11th, 2016, Columbus, OHIO. More than 40 Canada-U.S. business groups are calling for a three-day Summit to discuss the future of the cross-border trade relationship in the wake of this week’s official State visit between U.S. President Barack Obama and the Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau. The Canada-U.S. Summit 2016... Read more

Monday, March 7, 2016

Washington, DC (March 7, 2016) – Canada’s Ambassador to the United States of America, Mr. David MacNaughton, presented his credentials to President Obama on March 3, 2016.

“I am honoured to have presented my credentials to President Obama and to have shared this special moment with my family. I look forward to advancing our shared priorities and celebrating later this... Read more

Monday, March 7, 2016

For Immediate Release

Ottawa, March 7, 2016 – The American Chamber of Commerce in Canada (AmCham Canada), the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada), and American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) have called on their... Read more

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

At a breakfast seminar hosted by Neurose and supported by the AmCham Canada Toronto-GTA chapter, discussion focused on foreign account tax compliance, FATCA and FBAR required by US persons living in Canada and various methods to surrender U.S. Citizenship and tax & estate planning issues for Canadians owning U.S. real estate and investments.

Presenters included: Robert Bathgate,... Read more

Monday, February 22, 2016

Registration is open for the third SelectUSA Investment Summit in Washington, DC on June 19-21, 2016! Canadian businesses seeking to establish or expand operations in the United States will find the practical tools, information, and connections they need.

The Summit will showcase the best opportunities from every corner of the United States, while high-... Read more

Monday, February 8, 2016

February 8, 2016

This is Canada week in the State of Arizona. And for the first time ever, the Western Chapter of the American Chamber of Commerce is out in full force. 

“We’re very pleased and excited to have such a big presence at Canada Week in Arizona,” AMCHAM Western Chapter Chair Bryant Andrus said.  “And we are particularly pleased... Read more

Monday, February 8, 2016

The State of Ohio welcomed AmCham Canada guests to the Columbus Blue Jackets & Toronto Maple Leafs Hockey Game on January 13 at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto. 

Pictured (L-R): Robert Bathgate (Amcham Toronto-GTA), Irene d'Entremont (AmCham Atlantic) and... Read more

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

At the first event in the OVERCOMING THE BORDER BARRIER ROUNDTABLE SERIES, hosted by Richter LLP on February 2nd, the session focused on best practices to successfully manage your business remotely. The second roundtable "Working in the U.S" in the four-part series will take place on March 3rd.

Friday, January 29, 2016

As a Supporting Partner of the Oakville Chamber of Commerce, Jobs Ohio Canadian Director had the pleasure of hosting a table of influential multipliers at the 2016 Economic Forum held for the business community in Halton County. The morning event had a sold out crowd of 206 business executives including representation from Ford Canada.

Pictured in the photo (left to right) are:... Read more

Thursday, November 26, 2015

Members of the Toronto-GTA Chapter of AmCham Canada and invited guests participated in the annual U.S. Thanksgiving Celebration held at the National Club on Monday, November 16th. U.S. Ambassador Bruce Heyman was the featured speaker to the sold out crowd. 

A special thanks to Jobs Ohio, Richter, Pallett ... Read more

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

AmCham Chair Robert Bathgate (Toronto-GTA Chapter & Past Presidents Council) is delighted to announce that the 11 member mission to Turkey was an outstanding success !!!  The delegation participated in a total of 6 group presentations and 93 BTB’s over the 5 day period. A number of the mission members returned with projects and others are in the discussion stage.  Highlights of the... Read more

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

U.S. Ambassador to Canada Bruce Heyman  &  L-R: David Gough, AmCham Atlantic; Rick Tachuk, AmCham National, Christopher Quinlivan, U.S. Embassy

On November 17, 2015,  AmCham Canada hosted the inaugural edition of SelectUSA Canada 2015 in Toronto.   

Organized in partnership with the U.S. Commercial Service of the U.S. Department of Commerce, SelectUSA Canada provided... Read more

Monday, November 23, 2015

For Immediate Release

On November 17, 2015, U.S. Ambassador to Canada Bruce Heyman and Executive Director of SelectUSA Ambassador Vinai Thummalapally announced the inauguration of the Invest USA Committee, a... Read more

Friday, November 20, 2015

November 15, 2015 -  A cloud of sadness and dismay hung over this gathering of global business leaders following the terrorist attacks in Paris the day before the Summit began.  A conference which was intended to emphasis bringing the world economies together was shaken by the tragic events in France on November 13th.

Every speaker expressed condolences and sympathy for the people of... Read more

Sunday, November 15, 2015

The Western Chapter of the American Chamber of Commerce in Canada has announced the opening a new office in Regina, Saskatchewan.

“Saskatchewan plays an incredible role in the trading relationship between Canada and the United States”, said Tom Mudry, Chair of the Board. “In making this announcement today, we look forward to working with the Saskatchewan business community, their... Read more

Monday, November 9, 2015

Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker: “The completion of the Trans-Pacific Partnership is a testament to our Administration’s strong commitment to strengthening America’s competitiveness, increasing opportunities for our businesses and workers, promoting our values worldwide, and raising the global standard of living. It’s a forward-thinking deal that improves America’s access to some of the... Read more

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

On Thursday, October 1st  Amcham Canada joined other corporate and business related associations in a salute to the regional  business community at the Oakville Chamber of Commerce Annual Chair’s Dinner. Over 400 attendees joined in the celebration. U.S. Ambassador Bruce Heyman was the guest speaker and was joined by Mrs Heyman in a day long tour of the region. Pictured: U.S. Ambassador... Read more

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

On September 29 Tom Mudry, Chapter Chair for American Chamber of Commerce in Canada (West) (AMCHAM), officially welcomed Tom Palaia, the new US Consul General to Alberta, Saskatchewan and NWT to his post at the US Consulate in Calgary.
 
Over 50 AMCHAM members and guests had the opportunity to meet Consul General Palaia and the new Principal Commercial Officer Tom Hanson. Both men... Read more

Friday, October 2, 2015

Photo: AmCham National Board and Chapter Members Meet with U.S. Ambassador to Canada Bruce Heyman

October 2, 2015, Ottawa -- AmCham Canada is pleased to announce the election of its new National Board which took place at the 2015 Annual General Meeting in Ottawa on October 2nd.   The new National Board comprises representation from a broad range of industry... Read more

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