Alberta

Trade missions net Alberta over $500 million

News Release Trade missions net Alberta over $500 million   The Alberta government’s international trade missions helped attract millions of dollars in new business and investment to the province this year. Minister Bilous and stakeholders highlight the importance of international trade missions. From April to November 2017, Economic Development and Trade led five ministerial missions … Continue reading

Philippines

Palace welcomes UN’s recognition of PH as ‘rising star in FDIs’

MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — The Philippine economic prospects have been fairing significantly based on different economic and trade reports with the United Nations calling the Philippines “a rising star in foreign direct investments”, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said on Monday, November 6. “The Philippines is expected to have significantly better trade prospects for 2017 according … Continue reading

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S. Korea, Philippines to seek closer business cooperation in food sector

S. Korea, Philippines to seek closer business cooperation in food sector MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — The ASEAN-Korea Centre will organize the Trade Facilitation Workshop for the Philippine MSMEs from Wednesday to Saturday in Manila. Jointly organized with the Philippine Export Marketing Bureau (EMB), the Workshop aims to enhance competitiveness of food sector MSMEs in … Continue reading

Trade mission expands Asia market for Alberta business
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Trade mission expands Asia market for Alberta business

News Release Trade mission expands Asia market for Alberta business Economic Development and Trade Minister Deron Bilous and more than 86 Alberta businesses and organizations met with hundreds of potential Asian investors, buyers and government leaders during a 12-day trade mission to Japan and China. Minister Bilous and Ron Hoffman, Alberta’s senior representative to the … Continue reading

Minister Bilous to promote Alberta’s trade, investment and market access opportunities on mission to Asia
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Minister Bilous to promote Alberta’s trade, investment and market access opportunities on mission to Asia

News Release Minister Bilous to promote Alberta’s trade, investment and market access opportunities on mission to Asia   Attracting new trade and investment, and increasing market access for Alberta businesses will be the focus of a 14-day mission to Asia for Economic Development and Trade Minister Deron Bilous. Minister Bilous will travel to China and … Continue reading

Canada, Philippines discuss enhanced trade, investment relations
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Canada, Philippines discuss enhanced trade, investment relations

News Release Joint Statement by International Trade Ministers of Philippines and Canada The Honourable Ed Fast, Canada’s Minister of International Trade, and Gregory L. Domingo, the Philippines’ Secretary of Trade and Industry, today issued the following joint statement: “We, the ministers responsible for international trade for the Philippines and Canada, met on March 20, 2015, … Continue reading

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Harper Government Celebrates Most Successful Month for Trade and Investment in Canadian History

Harper Government Celebrates Most Successful Month for Trade and Investment in Canadian History Ottawa, Ontario – Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade, yesterday took stock of the recent historic trade achievements in key markets, which directly benefit hard-working Canadians. A number of significant milestones in opening markets … Continue reading

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Alberta to grow trade opportunities with Asia

News Release Alberta to grow trade opportunities with Asia *Agriculture Minister Verlyn Olson, along with a delegation representing Alberta businesses, will meet with Asian officials and industry leaders to expand trade and investment opportunities. Minister Olson will be in Japan, China and Singapore May 18 to 30 to further Alberta’s economic prospects. “Asia is a … Continue reading