Cross-border experts talk regulatory alignment at CABC

November 20, 2013

As the Canadian and U.S. governments work to streamline bilateral trade and commerce, they should focus on aligning regulatory approaches in emerging industries rather than unravelling existing regulations, experts speaking at the Canadian American Business Council (CABC) fall policy conference said Monday.

Ottawa to assess Canada-U.S. data sharing project

November 20, 2013

The federal government is commissioning an independent review of a data sharing project with the United States that aims to track every man, woman and child travelling across the border.

Canada Gazette - Notices and Proposed Regulations

November 20, 2013

Subscribers may be interested in the following, published on 2 November 2013 in Part I of the Canada Gazette.

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Minister Ritz Leads Delegation to U.S. to Highlight Canadian Position on COOL

November 20, 2013

Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz led a Canadian delegation of provincial agriculture ministers and industry representatives to the annual North American Meat Association (NAMA) Outlook Conference in Chicago, IL, where he reinforced Canada’s position on U.S. Country of Origin Labelling (COOL).

Minister Fast Signs Canada-Honduras Free Trade Agreement

November 20, 2013

The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade, and José Adonis Lavaire, Minister of Industry and Commerce for Honduras, today signed the Canada-Honduras Free Trade Agreement. Parallel agreements on labour cooperation and environmental cooperation were also signed ...