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THEMES & THOUGHTS | Keys to success in a slow-growing, fast-changing world

...set this tone properly. There was a thoughtful discussion about inclusive growth and that the worst aspects of global trade, the demographic shift and the digital impact need to mitigated...

Date: Thursday October 13, 2016


Canada’s Airports: Advancing our Prosperity and Trade Agenda

As a geographically large nation where one in five jobs are related to exports, the Canadian economy depends upon the safe and efficient movement of merchandise and people,...

Date: Wednesday January 28, 2015


DOMINIC BARTON | Canada has a historic opportunity to thrive, but faces hard choices

...share of global trade has dropped. The country is also facing a $500 billion infrastructure gap, an estimate he figured was on the low end, and a third of municipal...

Date: Thursday October 13, 2016


TOP TAKEAWAYS | The day in 5 minutes

...rising standard of living. This includes, but is not limited to, obtaining social license for infrastructure projects. Unless people are shown the benefits of increased trade, they can’t be expected...

Date: Thursday October 13, 2016


Canada as an Agri-Food Powerhouse

...collaboration; and implementing core recommendations (on innovation, infrastructure development, broadening trade agreements in Asia, immigration and a FutureSkills Lab). Using the Advisory Council’s report as a starting point for discussion,...

Date: Thursday April 20, 2017


Canada’s China puzzle: We need a national discussion

...of China’s presence in our lives and the need to manage this reality is why Canadian trade union leaders are organizing delegations there. Last week, the Public Policy Forum held...

Date: Thursday June 29, 2017


Jane Hooker

...Currently on leave from the New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Jane is a career diplomat and international lawyer. She has developed a deep understanding of diplomacy,...

Date: Saturday May 12, 2018


AUDIO | Edward Greenspon talks China with Danielle Smith

...How can Canada trade with the world’s second-biggest economy without getting burned or selling out its values? The first step is to have a serious national conversation about it,...

Date: Thursday July 6, 2017


Canada’s economic future depends on critical choices in the face of disruption

...the 26-year-old report could be made today, Goodman said as he outlined the erstwhile calls for more global trade, more investment in the training and education of workers and for...

Date: Tuesday April 25, 2017


Diane Gray

...Ms. Diane Gray is the founding President and CEO of CentrePort Canada Inc. CentrePort is Canada’s first tri-modal inland port and Foreign Trade Zone and encompasses 20,000 acres in...

Date: Friday November 10, 2017


Despite Trump rhetoric, Canada-U.S. relationship is strong, Freeland says

...about Canadian trade practices. “Every day’s a new and interesting day,” Freeland acknowledged to chuckles from the audience at the Public Policy Forum’s recent economic growth summit. “But I feel...

Date: Wednesday April 26, 2017


Bringing Innovation to Life: Innovation-Based Growth In Canadian Life Sciences

Canada’s economic future will be driven by globally competitive companies working at the forefront of knowledge and technology. These companies are built on innovation and skills, cornerstones of economic growth and prosperity. Canada enjoys significant advantages in these areas, but must not be complacent as countries around the world are driving their own economic growth through significant investments in research, innovation and skills.

Date: Wednesday January 3, 2018


Independent and Accountable: Modernizing the Role of Agents of Parliament and Legislatures

In this report, the Public Policy Forum (PPF) analyzes the current and evolving role of agents at the federal and provincial levels to provide recommendations on how oversight and guidance in the administration of policies can be improved while maintaining their autonomy within Canada’s Westminster system.

Date: Thursday April 26, 2018


Canada strives to position itself as an agri-food powerhouse

...that as Canadians, we’d better recognize what we’ve got. He noted free-trade agreements — not just with the increasingly protectionist United States but especially with China, India and Japan —...

Date: Tuesday April 25, 2017


One-on-One: Bill Morneau

...Brexit,” he said, “these are real issues that we need to be concerned with.” Morneau said “we need to show people the benefits of trade. We need to show people...

Date: Wednesday October 19, 2016


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