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Premio Venezia 2017 : Call for nominations

The Italian Chamber of Commerce in Canada is proud to announce the Premio Venezia 2017.  This prize is bestowed by the Italian Chamber of Commerce every year to outstanding Canadian businesses, people and institutions that maintain or develop working or business relations with Italy. The prizes of the 2017 edition will be awarded in the following (View More)

Delegation of Prosecco DOC producers lands in Québec!

The delegation of Prosecco DOC producers has arrived in Montreal. Over the next three days, these producers from Veneto and Friuli-Venezia Giulia will meet with agencies, SAQ consultants, travel representatives, media and wine lovers! Discover Prosecco DOC by tasting the wines of : Antonio Facchin et Figlio Ca di Rajo Cantina Colli Euganei Cantina Pizzolato Fantinel La (View More)

Federdoc’s Wine Tasting Week has started in Montréal!

From June 3rd – 10th, Montréal is hosting Wine Tasting Week, an international event organized by Federdoc, the National Federation of Voluntary Consortia for the Protection of the Denominations of Italian Wines. 11 selected restaurants invite you for dinner, aperitif or supper, during which a brochure on Italian wines with appellations of origin will be (View More)

Trade mission to Italy : Prime Minister Trudeau addresses the Italian Parliament

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau praised international trade and CETA in a speech at the Italian Parliament today, in Rome. Delegates from the trade mission, along with Minister François-Philippe Champagne, had the opportunity to attend the Prime Minister’s address. Pietro Grasso, President of the Italian Senate : “Thanks to the community of Italian origin, the ties (View More)

Trade mission to Italy : Minister Champagne : Be ambitious, seize the opportunities

The President and Executive Director of the ICCC with the Minister of International Trade, François-Philippe Champagne, and some of the Québec delegates, during the inaugural day of the trade mission in Milan : Cédric Bisson, Teralys Capital; Liza Frulla ITHQ – Institut de tourisme et d’hôtellerie du Québec; Fréderic Gattuso, Gattuso Inc.; Emilio Imbriglio, Raymond Chabot (View More)

Would you like to work in Italy?

The Délégation du Québec à Rome is looking to hire a Commercial Officer to develop trade and business relations between Quebec and Italy. If you are interested and have the qualifications and the experience, send your CV before June 12th! Job posting : click here

Are all grapes created equal?

Like many other industry sectors, fresh fruits and vegetables are now sourced worldwide. Changing consumer tastes, new advances in production, more efficient storage, faster shipment times, all create opportunities for a producer to think globally, beyond their immediate geographic market. Italy’s food manufacturers, renowned worldwide for their excellence, continue to advance their know-how and develop (View More)

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will lead a Canadian business delegation to Italy

Montréal, Toronto, Vancouver, April 21st, 2017  – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and François-Philippe Champagne, Canada’s Minister of International Trade, will be leading a Canadian business delegation to Italy with the support of the Italian Chambers of Commerce in Canada (Québec, Ontario and Canada West), promoting Canadian innovation and know-how to prospective Italian trade partners. From (View More)

Mannarino awarded largest ever Canadian SME offset investment by Lockheed Martin

The ICCC congratulates its member, Mannarino Systems and Software, a Montreal-based engineering firm that supplies mission-critical equipment to the aerospace and defence sectors, who signed this week an Investment Framework Agreement with Lockheed Martin, a supplier of equipment to the Canadian Forces. The $10-million investment from Lockheed Martin represents the largest investment ever made by (View More)