CFIA Enhanced Inspection List - Vietnam

November 20, 2013

Effective immediately, the existing Enhanced Inspection List for all farmed fish and fish products imported from Vietnam into Canada will be discontinued.

Notice to Importers No. 848 - Eggs and Egg Products for 2014

November 20, 2013

The 2014 Eggs and Egg Products Notice to Importers (No. 848) inviting applicants to submit an application for a share of the Eggs and Egg Products tariff rate quota for the period of January 1st to December 31st, 2014, is now available on the web at the following address:

Business Barometer: Small business optimism fairly steady in October

November 14, 2013

After a rough spring, small business optimism has trended into more positive territory so far this fall. CFIB's October Business Barometer® Index gained a half point to 65.0 from September's reading, but it generally remains in line with the average value from the past four months.

PM tables technical summary of Canada-EU trade deal

November 13, 2013

Prime Minister Stephen Harper tabled the Canada-Europe Trade Agreement Summary of the Negotiated Outcomes in the House of Commons...

The 30-page document, entitled Technical Summary of the Negotiated Outcomes: The Canada-EU Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement, provides an outline of the agreement in principle.

EU trade pact details revealed as Conservatives table report in House of Commons

November 13, 2013

...A report tabled Tuesday by the federal Conservative government in the House of Commons, explaining the final negotiated outcomes of the Canada-EU free-trade agreement, has shed more light on what is being billed as the largest and most wide-ranging free trade deal for Canada since NAFTA...