Canada-Indonesia Blog Series 2021: Part 1-An Introduction to Indonesia & its Economy

The recent news that Canada and Indonesia have launched negotiations on a Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (CEPA) is good news not just for Canadian companies who will gain access to a huge and growing market or Canadian consumers who gain access to new goods, but also to those people who are concerned about growing [...]

Canada-Indonesia Blog Series 2021: Part 1-An Introduction to Indonesia & its Economy2021-07-23T09:57:44+08:00

Vietnam should play a major part in Canada’s Indo-Pacific strategy

Canada and Vietnam have shared a longstanding relationship based on trade, development and immigration. Over the past several years, this relationship has deepened considerably. With Vietnam’s new national leadership put in place for 2021 to 2026, the Canada-ASEAN Business Council (CABC) urges Canada to secure its economic interests with Vietnam as a key tenet [...]

Vietnam should play a major part in Canada’s Indo-Pacific strategy2021-06-21T09:43:15+08:00

CABC 2021 Annual General Meeting

On March 31st, 2021, the CABC was pleased to host its Annual General Meeting (AGM) and welcomed 65 representatives from CABC Members and partners across Canada and the ASEAN region. Promising Economic Recovery in 2021 Despite the unprecedented challenges brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020, there is a shared sense of optimism [...]

CABC 2021 Annual General Meeting2021-04-01T11:34:00+08:00

ASEAN for Business – March 2021

The 13th edition of the “ASEAN For Business” bulletin is now available. This edition focuses on the ASEAN MRA on Type Approval for Automotive Products which aims to facilitate the flow of automotive components and systems among AMS, to contribute to the ASEAN economic integration. ASEAN for Business is a bulletin published by the [...]

ASEAN for Business – March 20212021-04-01T10:15:16+08:00

Canada begins public consultations on joining the Digital Economy Partnership Agreement (Closing Date: 3 May 2021)

“Advancing Canada's participation in global digital trade and e-commerce will ensure that more Canadians have access to the benefits and opportunities that flow from international trade and investment. Joining the DEPA would help Canadian businesses benefit from digital trade and adapt to emerging technologies.” - Mary Ng, Minister of Small Business, Export Promotion and [...]

Canada begins public consultations on joining the Digital Economy Partnership Agreement (Closing Date: 3 May 2021)2021-03-30T07:12:23+08:00

Interview with The Honourable Jeremy Harrison, Saskatchewan’s Minister of Trade and Export Development

Canada’s agricultural powerhouse, Saskatchewan, takes aim at ASEAN with new Singapore Office The Government of Saskatchewan is intent on expanding already robust trade, investment and cultural relations in ASEAN with the establishment of a new Trade and Investment Office in Singapore. The CABC connected with Saskatchewan’s Minister of Trade and Export Development Jeremy Harrison [...]

Interview with The Honourable Jeremy Harrison, Saskatchewan’s Minister of Trade and Export Development2021-03-26T08:26:08+08:00

CABC Member Feature – BowerGroupAsia

BowerGroupAsia (BGA) is a strategic advisory firm that specializes in the Asia-Pacific, providing full-range of government, public affairs and business advisory services to Fortune 500 companies with interests in Asia. BGA clients span a multitude of business sectors including information and communications technology (ICT), healthcare, financial services, creative arts, energy, media, automotive, fast moving [...]

CABC Member Feature – BowerGroupAsia2021-03-22T21:00:20+08:00

CABC Member Feature – FPT Software

FPT Software overview, offerings, and presence in ASEAN FPT Software’s F-ville campus in Hanoi, Vietnam FPT Software is a part of FPT Corporation, a global leading technology and IT services provider with over 16,000 employees, spanning across 26 countries in Asia Pacific, Europe, and North America. In the Southeast Asian region alone, [...]

CABC Member Feature – FPT Software2021-03-22T21:01:40+08:00

ASEAN For Business Bulletin Jan 2021

The 12th edition of the ASEAN For Business bulletin from the ASEAN Secretariat is available now. This edition focuses on the ASEAN Trade in Services Agreement (ATISA) which aims to strengthen economic linkages and provide greater opportunities for economic development via increasing trade and investment in the area of services. Click here to read or download the [...]

ASEAN For Business Bulletin Jan 20212021-02-23T18:31:15+08:00

Canada Launches Public Consultations on Possible CEPA with Indonesia (Closing date: 23 Feb 2021)

“Canada is committed to diversifying trade across the Asia-Pacific region to create new trade and investment opportunities for all Canadians. Deepening trade ties with Indonesia would benefit Canadian businesses of all sizes and lead to economic growth and prosperity for years to come.” - Mary Ng, Minister of Small Business, Export Promotion and International [...]

Canada Launches Public Consultations on Possible CEPA with Indonesia (Closing date: 23 Feb 2021)2021-01-12T19:06:31+08:00