Author Archives: Idalia Obregon

New BCCTC microsite

In summer 2018, the British Canadian Chamber of Trade and Commerce spearheaded a transformation process for the Chamber that builds on its decades-long history and solidifies its role as a business hub moving into the future. This includes the launch of the new microsite to compliment the existing Website https://www.britishcanadianchamber.com/ . Online communities are a vital part of […]

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The Ultimate British Christmas Party of 2018

Thank you all who attended our Ultimate British Christmas Party on Dec 7, 2018, as you can can see pictures of the event we had an absolute blast, pictures here: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1SmavY_9ZFHx5zakEhqjbR5WPIttLgpdi?usp=sharing

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CETA – Canada’s trade with Europe one year later

It’s a great tool for Canadian businesses to expand their export markets as well as their supplier base October 30, 2018 by Christian Siviere Signed in October 2016, CETA, the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement between Canada and the European Union has now been in effect a year, as it was provisionally implemented on September […]

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British film at EUFF

I am not a Witch Wednesday 21 November 2018 6:00PM After a minor incident in her village, nine-year-old Shula is exiled to a travelling witch camp where she is told that if she tries to escape she will be transformed into a goat. As she navigates through her new life with her fellow witches and […]

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Toronto’s Red Dot Digital Honoured with Major Award from OWIT
Red Dot Founders’ Mandate of International Trade Recognized

Contact: Pointman News Creation operative@pointmannc.com 416-855-9427 x-301 Toronto’s Red Dot Digital Honoured with Major Award from OWIT Red Dot Founders’ Mandate of International Trade Recognized Toronto, ON – September 20, 2018 – Red Dot Digital, an international management consulting firm that meets with digital genius, today announced that their Founder and Managing Director, Karima-Catherine (KC) Goundiam has […]

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September Pub Night

On September 18th we had the most attended Pub Night of the year with the Belgian Canadian Business Chamber, Canada Bulgaria Business Network, Ireland Canada Chamber of Commerce Toronto and the CNBPA – Canadian Netherlands Business and Professional Association Inc. We had an assortment of door prizes, and our guests were able to taste Ireland’s Award […]

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John Archer

Sadly we lost part of our history with the passing of John Archer, our Executive Director when we were known as the British Canadian Trade Association before the turn of the century. John was a true British gentleman and his organizational skills did much towards the success of the Association within the Corporate sector. He […]

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US President Visit to the UK

“The British American Business BAB business community welcomes the visit of the US President to the UK. We do believe the visit reflects the importance of the transatlantic relationship. We hope it will offer even more momentum to the encouraging discussions on UK-US Trade and Investment.  We fully appreciate the complexities for the UK and the US Government […]

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Golf Tournament 2018

Our first joint golf tournament co-hosted by the Swiss and British Chambers turned out to be a great success. 90 players gathered on June 13th at Carrying Place Golf Club and despite intermittent thunderstorms enjoyed a great day of golf and networking. There were numerous on- and off-course activities, such as a Swiss Alphorn and a […]

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On US tariffs

The recent announcement from The White House on imposing tariffs on steel and aluminum coming into the US has had an immediate response from its trading partners, both in the form of words and action. Tariffs are an antiquated form of protectionism that many experts agree are detrimental to both trading partners. G7 members conveyed […]

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