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  • 13 hours ago
    The Government of Canada has announced new market access for live cattle exports to the Philippines, as well as sheep and goat genetics exports to Indonesia and the Philippines. According to the Canadian Livestock Genetics Association, the export market of live cattle to the Philippines is estimated to be valued at C$8 million, and exports of sheep and goat genetics to Indonesia and the...
  • 13 hours ago
    Toronto-headquartered Centerra Gold Inc. has announced that it has completed the sale of its Mongolian business unit, including the Boroo Gold Mine, its processing facility, and the Gatsuurt Gold Project to OZD ASIA PTE Ltd. for net proceeds of US$35 million. OZD has purchased all of the outstanding shares and debt of Centerra Netherlands, BVBA, which is the 100 per cent direct shareholder of...
  • 2 days ago
    Minister of Tourism, Official Languages and La Francophonie, Mélanie Joly, in collaboration with the Tourism Industry Association of Canada, has announced that a series of up to ten market readiness workshops on welcoming more tourists from China will take place across the country over the coming months. These workshops will help Canadian businesses improve their understanding of what Chinese...
  • 2 days ago
    Pacton Gold Inc., a Vancouver-headquartered mining company, has entered into an agreement to acquire a 70 per cent equity interest in the Hong Kong project from Clancy Exploration Ltd., a Western Australia-based mining company. The Hong Kong project consists of a single exploration license covering 40.15 km2 and directly adjoins the Friendly Creek and Golden Palms projects in Western...
  • 5 days ago
    Canada’s Launch Academy and India’s Gujarat University Startup and Entrepreneurship Council (GUSEC) entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) at the inaugural session of the Vibrant Gujarat Startup and Technology Summit 2018. The MOU will facilitate the exchange of knowledge towards enhancing the capacity and quality of startups, entrepreneurs, innovators, and mentors; and engage in...
  • 5 days ago
    Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of International Trade Diversification Omar Alghabra concluded the first Government of Canada-led Indigenous trade mission to New Zealand. He participated in a roundtable on Indigenous economic development and trade on the margins of the World Indigenous Business Forum (WIBF) alongside Australia and Chile. Parliamentary Secretary highlighted Canada’s...
  • 6 days ago
    Senior executives of TMX Group visited China this week to meet with Chinese government officials and business leaders to further relationships in the region and the group’s global growth strategy. TMX Group signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Shanghai Clearing House, which builds on almost two years of collaboration between the two organizations. The two companies have worked together...
  • 6 days ago
    Air Canada announced that it has added enhancements to four international routes from Vancouver International Airport (YVR), including increased service to Delhi with daily flights on a year-round basis starting June 2, 2019. In addition, Air Canada is increasing its non-stop Melbourne service to four times weekly year-round; Zurich summer seasonal service to five flights a week; and service to...
  • 6 days ago
    The Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam announced that the 22nd annual Terry Fox Run, which aims to increase awareness about cancer and raise funds for oncology research, will take place on November 18. The event has supported children’s hospital systems throughout Vietnam via the Ho Chi Minh City Medicine and Pharmacy University. It also aims to establish clinical and...
  • 7 days ago
    Innovative Multidisciplinary Partnerships to Accelerate Community Transformation and Sustainability (IC-IMPACTS) has awarded a new Innovative Demonstration Initiatives (IDI) project to Dr. Manzoor A. Shah of University of Kashmir and Professor Damase Khasa of Université Laval. The project will demonstrate test plant-based soil-cleaning technology in real-world conditions on two sites in Canada...
  • 7 days ago
    Japan’s Toho Gas Co. announced that it has signed a basic agreement with a wholly-owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi Corp. to buy up to four cargoes or 0.3 million tonnes per annum of LNG from the British Columbia-based LNG Canada project over 15 years starting 2024/2025. The project was cleared by Royal Dutch Shell, Mitsubishi, and other partners last week. Toho Gas Co. is based in Nagoya, Japan and...
  • 7 days ago
    Avison Young announced the launch of its Seoul office and the appointment of Byoung Gon Choi as the office’s Managing Director. The new Seoul office is Avison Young’s 85th office globally and first in Asia. 63 new members will join the Seoul office. Avison Young is a global commercial real estate services firm based in Toronto, ON. During the last decade, Avison Young grew from 11 to 85 offices...
  • October 9, 2018
    Edmonton-headquartered Stantec Inc. is deepening its capabilities in Australia with the planned acquisition of Perth-based Wood & Grieve Engineers (WGE). A building-engineering-focused consulting services company, WGE provides structural, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and hydraulics engineering; and a broad range of related specialty services for clients throughout Australia. The firm...
  • October 9, 2018
    Kingston, ON-headquartered Croptracker, Inc. has announced a long-term agreement of its crop management and record-keeping software by Mr Apple New Zealand Ltd. Mr Apple is New Zealand's largest fully-integrated grower, packer, and marketer of apples. Mr Apple employs over 2,200 staff at its peak, operates over 1,100 hectares of orchards, and exports more than 4 million cartons of apples every...
  • October 5, 2018
    Markham, ON-based Enghouse Systems Ltd. (Enghouse) has announced that its Enghouse Networks NetBoss service assurance solution has been successfully launched by Campanhia de Electricidade de Macau (CEM). CEM is the sole provider of electrical power to Macau, and information communications technology (ICT) plays a key role in the delivery of quality electricity service. NetBoss allows CEM to...
  • October 5, 2018
    Omar Alghabra, the Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of International Trade Diversification, will lead Government of Canada’s first-ever Indigenous Trade Mission to New Zealand between October 8 and 11. Parliamentary Secretary Alghabra’s mission will consist of meetings with business stakeholders and the participation in the World Indigenous Business Forum 2018, which will take place in...
  • October 4, 2018
    The Government of the Republic of Korea is offering a scholarship at the undergraduate level for study in a four-year Bachelor Degree program in South Korea. The scholarship, tenable from March 1, 2019, includes airfare, tuition fees, language training, and living allowance. The application deadline is October 22, 2018. For program and application details, click here. All inquiries regarding this...
  • October 3, 2018
    The Australian Space Agency has formally entered into Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) with counterpart agencies in Canada and the United Kingdom, as part of the country’s plan to launch a “vibrant new space industry,” according to a press release from the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science. These MoUs – including one with the Canadian Space Agency – will help all three...
  • October 3, 2018
    The Cansbridge Fellowship, an organization providing resources to high-impact undergraduate university students in Canada, announced today that it will be co-hosting the Building Bridges Conference in Vancouver with the Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada. The event will take place October 12 to 13, 2018, at the Simon Fraser University Segal Building in Vancouver, British Columbia. The Building...
  • October 3, 2018
    Richmond, British Columbia-headquartered Saltworks Technologies has announced the opening of its China headquarters at the International Water Hub (IWH) in Nanjing, China. Saltworks was initially supported by the National Research Council of Canada Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC IRAP), and the company participated in a signing ceremony as part of a recent commercial mission to China...

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