NAFTA – Essential for Our Auto Industry: Scotiabank Economics

The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) has enabled the North American auto industry to become one of the most competitive in the world, allowing it to boost productivity and gain global market share. Under the agreement, the auto industry has developed one of the world's most highly integrated supply chains, with three-quarters of US-made … Continue reading NAFTA – Essential for Our Auto Industry: Scotiabank Economics

EU-Canada trade agreement enters into force

On Thursday, 21 September, the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) between the EU and Canada enters into force provisionally.   Welcoming this milestone in the EU's trade policy, President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker said: "This agreement encapsulates what we want our trade policy to be - an instrument for growth that benefits European companies … Continue reading EU-Canada trade agreement enters into force

Mergers: Commission opens in-depth investigation into proposed acquisition of Monsanto by Bayer

The Commission has opened an in-depth investigation to assess the proposed acquisition of Monsanto by Bayer under the EU Merger Regulation. The Commission has concerns that the merger may reduce competition in areas such as pesticides, seeds and traits. Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, in charge of competition policy, said: “Seeds and pesticide products are essential for farmers and … Continue reading Mergers: Commission opens in-depth investigation into proposed acquisition of Monsanto by Bayer

ATBcoin Cryptocurrency ICO Now Underway Across Globe

With the wildly successful press reception of ATBcoin's U.S. introductory launch last Thursday, the company's Project Team is reporting over $12 million has been raised within the first fifteen-minutes of the cryptocurrency's highly-anticipated ICO. According to CEO Edward Ng, the company's technologically revolutionary cryptocurrency has already attracted excited investors from the U.S., Canada, and China. … Continue reading ATBcoin Cryptocurrency ICO Now Underway Across Globe

Export Portal Celebrates The Recent EU And Canada Signing Of CETA Free Trade Deal

After much delay and objections, the European Union and Canada signed a trade agreement on Sunday, October, 30 2016, that opens both their economies to foreign businesses. Export Portal is delighted that the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement, or CETA, has been green lighted in to action. According Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, CETA will … Continue reading Export Portal Celebrates The Recent EU And Canada Signing Of CETA Free Trade Deal

Trinity Western University Law School Receives Positive Ruling in British Columbia

Trinity Western University is pleased with the B.C. Court of Appeal's decision today. The court dismissed an appeal of an earlier decision in favour of TWU by Chief Justice Hinkson. This will allow graduates of the university's proposed law school to practice in B.C. The Court of Appeal, in reaching its decision, concluded the following: … Continue reading Trinity Western University Law School Receives Positive Ruling in British Columbia