December 21, 2016
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Asia’s rise is the single most transformative force within the global economy. Once a source of inexpensive labour and manufactured goods, countries in the Asian region are now driving the world’s economic growth. Rapid urbanization and the expected doubling of the world’s middle class over the next 15 years will have profound and far-reaching consequences, from unprecedented competition for food, energy and other natural resources, to a reshaping of the multilateral trading system. Countries and companies that adapt successfully to these changes can expect to prosper and grow; others will be left behind.
Canadian businesses are active in Asia – but getting information about their investments, trade priorities and human capital needs is not easy. Spearheaded by the Munk School of Global Affairs, the CANASIA Footprint map displays the nearly 1200 locations of Canadian companies and organizations in Asia, filtering by sector, country and province. Based on publicly available data, this is a living, evolving map that helps illustrate the involvement of Canada’s business community in Asia.
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December 21, 2016
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May 15, 2017
VANCOUVER, B.C. – May 15, 2017 – The Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada, the Business Council of Canada, and the Canada-ASEAN Business Council, in partnership with the Institute ...
March 21, 2016
The Canada-Japan relationship holds great potential, but business and government could be more proactive in deepening economic ties, a new report by McKinsey & Company ...
January 19, 2016
Negotiating a Canada-China free trade agreement would increase investment, spur exports and create high-value Canadian jobs, a new study says. The report – “Chasing China: Why ...
September 22, 2017
Ottawa, September 22, 2017 - Canadian-owned companies have operations in all but one of the 435 congressional districts in the U.S. House of Representatives, according to an ...
September 21, 2017
Ottawa and Brussels; September 21, 2017 — Businesses across Canada and the European Union are welcoming today’s provisional implementation of the Canada-EU Comprehensive Economic and Trade ...
September 8, 2017
Every year, more than 12 million Canadians perform some form of voluntary or charitable work. Canada’s largest companies are equally engaged in philanthropic activity, providing ...