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Remarks: Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs Lawrence Cannon at the 40th Washington Conference

Wednesday, May 12, 2010

During COA's 40th Washington Conference, Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs Lawrence Cannon discussed Canada's engagement in the Americas and regional economic integration, saying, "Protectionism is the single biggest threat to a thriving­­­ global economy, and free trade is the only viable alternative to protectionism." ... Read More

Time to Move on Canada-Colombia FTA

Thursday, December 3, 2009  |  The Hill Times

Executive Vice President of the Canadian Council of Chief Executives David Stewart-Patterson makes a case in The Hill Times for why the Canada-Colombia free trade agreement is important to the Canadian economy, Colombian citizens, and labor protection standards. ... Read More

Harper Brings Trade Talk to Oval Office and the Hill

Thursday, September 17, 2009  |  Carin Zissis

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper visited the Oval Office this week to talk security, trade, energy, and hockey. Ottawa's discomfort with "Buy American" provisions also caused Harper to make a rare trip to Capitol Hill, where he met with U.S. congressional leaders. ... Read More