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  • October 5, 2018
    Markham, ON-based Enghouse Systems Ltd. (Enghouse) has announced that its Enghouse Networks NetBoss service assurance solution has been successfully launched by Campanhia de Electricidade de Macau (CEM). CEM is the sole provider of electrical power to Macau, and information communications technology (ICT) plays a key role in the delivery of quality electricity service. NetBoss allows CEM to...
  • October 5, 2018
    Omar Alghabra, the Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of International Trade Diversification, will lead Government of Canada’s first-ever Indigenous Trade Mission to New Zealand between October 8 and 11. Parliamentary Secretary Alghabra’s mission will consist of meetings with business stakeholders and the participation in the World Indigenous Business Forum 2018, which will take place in...
  • October 4, 2018
    The Government of the Republic of Korea is offering a scholarship at the undergraduate level for study in a four-year Bachelor Degree program in South Korea. The scholarship, tenable from March 1, 2019, includes airfare, tuition fees, language training, and living allowance. The application deadline is October 22, 2018. For program and application details, click here. All inquiries regarding this...
  • October 3, 2018
    The Australian Space Agency has formally entered into Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) with counterpart agencies in Canada and the United Kingdom, as part of the country’s plan to launch a “vibrant new space industry,” according to a press release from the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science. These MoUs – including one with the Canadian Space Agency – will help all three...
  • October 3, 2018
    The Cansbridge Fellowship, an organization providing resources to high-impact undergraduate university students in Canada, announced today that it will be co-hosting the Building Bridges Conference in Vancouver with the Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada. The event will take place October 12 to 13, 2018, at the Simon Fraser University Segal Building in Vancouver, British Columbia. The Building...
  • October 3, 2018
    Richmond, British Columbia-headquartered Saltworks Technologies has announced the opening of its China headquarters at the International Water Hub (IWH) in Nanjing, China. Saltworks was initially supported by the National Research Council of Canada Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC IRAP), and the company participated in a signing ceremony as part of a recent commercial mission to China...
  • October 2, 2018
    Vancouver-based Japan Gold Corp’s four prospecting right applications for the Tobaru Project in southern Japan have been converted to prospecting rights by the Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI). The Tobaru Project totals 1,347 hectares in the Japan’s gold-rich Hokusatsu-Kushikino mining district, on the island of Kyushu.  This new development authorizes Japan Gold Corp...
  • October 2, 2018
    01 Communique Laboratory Inc., a Canadian technology company based in Mississauga, Ontario, has entered into a memorandum of understanding with Hitachi Solutions Create Ltd. (Hitachi) to commence a feasibility study of the Japanese market for 01 Communique's cybersecurity technologies and their impact on the various markets in Japan. Established in 1992, 01 Communique is transitioning its...
  • October 2, 2018
    The Government of Canada today welcomed LNG Canada’s decision to build a major liquefied natural gas (LNG) project in Kitimat, British Columbia. In a press release, the government said the C$40-billion project represents the largest private sector investment project in the history of the country and will lead to 10,000 middle class jobs. Prime Minister Trudeau further announced C$275 million...
  • October 1, 2018
    Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland announced nine diplomatic appointments today, including six appointments in Asia, including:  Annie Dubé becomes Consul General in Mumbai (Republic of India).   Wendy Gilmour becomes High Commissioner in the Islamic Republic of Pakistan. Nicole Girard becomes Consul General in Bengaluru (Republic of India).  ...
  • October 1, 2018
    Bombardier Inc.'s Chinese joint venture, Bombardier Sifang Transportation Ltd. (BST), has been awarded a contract with China Railway Corp. (CRC) to supply 120 new high-speed train cars for China's developing high-speed rail network. The trains will have an operating speed of 350 km/h. Bombardier Transportation owns 50 per cent of BST, which is consolidated by Bombardier Transportation's...
  • October 1, 2018
    Cathay Pacific has awarded Big Sisters of B.C. Lower Mainland (Big Sisters) a C$35,000 prize package to commemorate the airline’s 35 years of flying between Vancouver and Hong Kong. Big Sisters entered the contest with a video submission exemplifying the success of their work aimed at creating strong female bonds within the community and offering mentorship to young people facing...
  • September 28, 2018
    Montreal-based Bombardier Inc. has received a purchase order from a Hong Kong aircraft management company, HK Bellawings Jet Ltd. for four Global 6500 and two Global 7500 business jets, with an option for a purchase of 12 additional aircraft. The order follows a letter of intent signed at the European Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition in Geneva earlier this year. The transaction is...
  • September 28, 2018
    The Canada China Business Council (CCBC) will present the 6th Canada China Business Excellence Awards at a luncheon at the Omni King Edward Hotel in Toronto on Wednesday, October 3. The Awards recognize individuals and organizations from across Canada that take a leading and innovative role in expanding and nurturing bilateral business relationships. Finalists have been announced in five...
  • September 27, 2018
    The Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada (APF Canada) and the Economics and Technology Research Institute of China National Petroleum Corporation (ETRI of CNPC) held a second joint meeting of the non-governmental (Track II) Energy Dialogue from September 25 to 26 in Halifax. Continuing their discussion from the first joint meeting in Beijing, Canadian and Chinese experts developed a set of...
  • September 27, 2018
    Vancouver-headquarted Pacton Gold Inc. has entered into a binding letter of intent whereby it will acquire one tenement, the Golden Palms property measuring approximately seven kilometres by five kilometres, 100 km southwest of Port Hedland, in Western Australia. The property is strategically significant in that it extends Pacton’s Friendly Creek project northward. Recent prospecting on the...
  • September 27, 2018
    Montreal-based engineering firm SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. has signed a project management contract with Long Son Petrochemicals Co. Ltd. (LSP), a subsidiary of the Siam Cement Public Co. Ltd. of Thailand, for work on the first integrated petrochemicals complex in Vietnam. SNC-Lavalin and LSP will form a team to provide oversight and various professional services, including interface and document...
  • September 26, 2018
    Vancouver-based Teck Resources Limited (Teck) has committed to invest an additional C$2.5 million to support life-saving zinc and oral rehydration salt (ORS) treatments for children in India over the next five years. This investment builds upon the C$5 million that Teck committed to UNICEF in 2013. Reports indicate that the partnership has saved the lives of 62,000 children in India over the past...
  • September 26, 2018
    Ottawa-headquartered Avivagen Inc. has received its first order for OxC-beta Livestock in Thailand.  OxC-beta Livestock is a proprietary product developed to replace the use of antibiotics as growth promoters in livestock feeds and is currently in use in the Philippines, Taiwan, Thailand, and New Zealand. The 100-kilogram order also represents the first time OxC-beta Livestock will be used...
  • September 26, 2018
    Vancouver-based Macarthur Minerals Limited announced it will commence drilling nickel sulphide targets at its Lake Giles project in Western Australia. An initial program of two drill holes to a depth of 200 metres is planned to be completed by the end of October. Follow-up drilling is scheduled to commence on return of favourable results. Macarthur Minerals Limited is an exploration company...

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