Last week the Bureau of Economic Analysis announced that the U.S. trade deficit fell by $3.1 billion to $44.1 billion. It was the second monthly decline in a row, but there’s little evidence of a long-term improving trend. 396 more words
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OTTAWA – In the past three years, Ed Fast has travelled more than 800,000 kilometres and clocked dozens of months in the air.
On the ground, Canada’s trade minister has led business leaders on fact-finding tours in 47 countries, many of them return visits. 1,173 more words
Canadian businesses shouldn’t be at a disadvantage when competing with foreign firms for business in Canada
Later this month, Canada’s premiers will meet in Charlottetown where their predecessors gathered 150 years earlier to lay the groundwork for confederation. 686 more words
OTTAWA — After nearly half a decade of negotiations, Canada and the European Union still have at least two more years of work to do before those free-trade aspirations can be met. 797 more words