March 8, 2018 Doing Business in Qatar – Panel Discussion

The Canada Arab Business Council, in cooperation with the Rotman School of Management, coordinated a well attended panel session highlighting business prospects in Qatar for Canadian firms. The panel included Canada’s Ambassador to Qatar, Mr. Adrian Norfolk and Craig Ceppetelli, Associate Director with the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. The panel moderator […]

February 22, 2018 Doing Business in Dubai – Networking Breakfast and Panel Discussion

The Canada Arab Business Council, in cooperation with the Canadian Business Council of Dubai and Northern Emirates and the Canada UAE Business Council, coordinated a networking breakfast and panel session hosted by Gowling WLG (Toronto) that reviewed practical experiences, latest developments and considerations as well as mutual benefits of doing business in the UAE. Panelists […]

November 20, 2017 BUSINESS ROUNDTABLES ON COMMERCIAL PROSPECTS FOR CANADIAN FIRMS IN IRAQ

The CABC chaired two business roundtable events, one in Ottawa and the other in Toronto, for a visit by an Iraqi trade delegation. This was the second Iraqi trade mission to Canada in just under two years, reflecting the growing priority by both Canada and Iraq for increased commercial bilateral relations. During the roundtable meetings, […]

September 22, 2017 Business Roundtable on Commercial Prospects for Canadian Firms in the UAE

Report on Roundtable Luncheon with Emmanuel Kamarianakis, Canada’s Consul General for Dubai and the Northern Emirates The Canada Arab Business Council, in partnership with Gowlings WLG (Toronto), coordinated a roundtable business luncheon attended by over 50 persons that featured a presentation by Emmanuel Kamarianakis, Canadian Consul General in Dubai. In his remarks, the Consul General […]

August 29, 2017 Business Roundtable of Commercial Prospects for Canadian firms in Jordan

The CABC and Global Affairs Canada jointly coordinated a business roundtable in Ottawa that included the Jordanian Minister of Industry, Trade and Supply, H.E. Yarub Qudah, and Jordan’s State Minister for Investment Affairs, H.E. Mohannad Shehadeh. The event focused on investment opportunities in Jordan in such key sectors as energy, ICT, infrastructure, health, tourism, industry […]

October 17, 2016 Investment Conference Toronto

Canada Arab investment conference in Toronto October 17-18, 2016 Report The Canada Arab Business Council is happy to report that the Canada Arab investment conference in Toronto October 17-18, was a success. The participation of 3 political leaders - Minister of International Trade Chrystia Freeland, Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne, and Toronto Mayor John Tory was [...]

June 21, 2016 meeting with CBC Dubai

The Canada Arab Business Council, in partnership with the Canadian Business Council of Dubai, hosted His Excellency Emmanuel Kamarianakis, Canadian Consul General to Dubai for a networking session on June 21. Thanks to the generous sponsorship of Aird and Berlis LLP, the event brought together -for the first time- members of the Canadian Business Council […]

June 2, 2016 Arab Gulf Markets Briefing

The Canada Arab Business Council is pleased to report that an Arab Gulf markets briefing session was offered to an enthusiastic audience on June 2. Peter Sutherland, CEO of the Canada Arab Business Council, discussed opportunities in the region and Crystal Larm, Trade Commissioner from Global Affairs Canada, explained the CanExport program which provides financial […]