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The NECBC also has a periodic newsletter, called "Connections", which reports on Council activities and provides information on Canada, the provinces, and cross-border trade and investment trends.  It informs readers of business opportunities, upcoming events, and activities of other Council members.  Past editions are posted in this section.









On July 14, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was the keynote speaker at the summer meeting of the National Governors' Association held in Providence, RI. The Prime Minister addressed the important economic ties between Canada and the U.S., and the value of the trade relationship.  Shown here at the Providence meeting are Prime Minister Trudeau and NECBC President, Jon Sorenson.







 NECBC's "Connections" Newsletter, Spring 2017 [pdf]

NECBC's "Connections" Newsletter, Fall 2016 [pdf]

NECBC's "Connections" Newsletter, Spring 2016 [pdf]
NECBC's "Connections" Newsletter, Summer/Fall 2015 [pdf]



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Minister Freeland Outlines Canada’s Core Objectives in NAFTA Renegotiation

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NAFTA Renegotiation Discussions to Start This Week

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Canada and U.S. Record Jobs Growth in July

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U.S. Senate Confirms New U.S. Ambassador to Canada

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Economic Growth Recorded in Both U.S. and Canada in 2nd Quarter 2017

Sat 29, July 2017 Read more

IMF Releases Latest Economic Outlook – Upgrades Canada’s Forecast, Lowers U.S.’s

Mon 24, July 2017 Read more

Canada’s Premiers Address Economic and Social Issues; New Brunswick to Host Next Annual Meeting in 2018

Fri 21, July 2017 Read more

U.S. Trade Representative Releases U.S. Government Objectives in NAFTA Review

Tue 18, July 2017 Read more

Prime Minister Trudeau Addresses U.S. Governors in Providence

Sat 15, July 2017 Read more

Bank of Canada Raises Interest Rate for First Time Since 2010

Thu 13, July 2017 Read more

Federal Reserve Reports Moderate Economic Growth in U.S. Regions; Boston District Seeing Modest Activity

Thu 13, July 2017 Read more

Prime Minister Trudeau to Address U.S. Governors in Providence on July 14

Mon 10, July 2017 Read more

U.S. and Canada Record Jobs Growth in June

Sat 08, July 2017 Read more

Inuit Art Exhibit on Display at Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts

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