Rundskop @ EUFF, Nov 23

On Nov 23, 2013 join us for drinks or dinner at Bar Italia at 7 pm and then to see Bullhead at 9 pm. BCBC members will not pay $10 advance registration ~ Click here to become a member. Please confirm your attendance to idalia@belgiumconnect.com and you won’t have to stand in line.

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Pub Night in partnership with the British Chamber – Nov 19

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Join us for an evening of networking in a comfortable setting. at P.J. O’Brien Irish Pub and Restaurant (39 Colborne St. Toronto, Ontario Canada M5E 1E3). Tuesday, Nov 19th, 2013, 6-9 pm – ALL WELCOME!

Pay Online and save $5! (available until Nov 19, 12 pm) : BCBC, BCCTC and EU Chamber Members $35,Non-Members $50 (Tickets include Dinner, Networking & 1 drink)  Pay at the door: Members $40,NonMemb $55 (Tickets include Dinner, Networking & 1 drink) Special ticket: Members $25,NonMemb $30 (Special Tickets include only Networking & 1 drink) To register click here. All Rates include HST 

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Canada’s international trade: September 2013 statistics

By Christian Sivière. Canada’s merchandise exports grew 1.8%, while imports edged up 0.2% in September.  Exports increased to $40.6 billion, thanks to energy products, aircraft and transportation equipment. Imports went up to $41.1 billion, with gains in energy products and consumer goods being partially offset by declines in chemical, plastic and rubber products, aircraft and transportation equipment. As a result, our deficit with the world narrowed from $1.1 billion in August to $435 million in September. Continue reading

Wallonia! – Business with Belgium Trade & Investment Seminar – Nov 12, 2013

The Belgian Canadian Business Chamber is pleased to continue its three-part seminar series that will explore the growing opportunities in Belgium, the challenges companies may encounter, as well as the resources and strategies to succeed.

This third seminar will discuss the opportunities in the Wallonia Region for Canadian companies, Canadian resources for Europeans coming to Canada, and practical advice from leading global law and accounting firms.

  • Official Welcome, Johan Casaer, Consul of Belgium in Toronto on behalf of His Excellency Bruno van der Pluijm, Ambassador of Belgium to Canada
  • Frank Murari, Trade Commissioner, Consulate of Belgium, Trade Commission, Toronto Office
  • MEDTE (invited)
  • Greg McNab, Baker & McKenzie LLP
  • Mieke Van Zandweghe, Client Service Executive, International Core of Excellence (ICE), Belgian Desk, Deloitte Tax LLP

When and Where: November 12, 2013. Presentations between 7.30 and 9.45am at Baker & McKenzie LLP. BCBC and EUCOCIT Chamber Members $5 Non-Members $10.

Business with Belgium Seminar Nov 12 :

Presenting Sponsors:

Baker & McKenzie deloitte-logo-2011

 

With the support of:

Federal Public Service Foreign Affairs Logo-Awex

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