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Embrace innovation to succeed in global trade

By Melissa Gordon, Omar Allam      

The key is a client-focused public sector that provides export promotion and foreign investment services to help Canadian business.

The port of Vancouver. Technology is no longer a nice-to-have bonus in the operation of global business, argue Omar Allam and Melissa Gordon. It’s essential. Photograph courtesy of Bobanny
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For the last 21 months, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his team have been building Canada’s credibility around the world. Canada is working hard to perfect the art of influence by continuing to pursue a strong market-opening trade agenda. The country earned a lot of respect and global attention for concluding the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA), Canada's most comprehensive free trade agreement with the world's largest trading bloc, the European Union. Moreover, Canada is headed for

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