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Get ready for Fusion Toronto!
Thursday, September 22nd is coming! At Concur Canada, this date is at the forefront of our minds for good reason. We’re excited to announce our annual conference, Fusion Exchange Toronto, will be returning in 29 days and counting… You’re invited…...

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Business Travel
Canada Grand Prix – the year of youth?
The future is knocking at the Canadian Grand Prix this year, with two Canadians under 21 in the paddock, and 18 year old Max Verstappen arriving in Montreal as the youngest Grand Prix winner ever. The young Canadians It’s been a decade since a...

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Innovation
CEOs call: Commit to clean energy, Canada
Clean Technology CEOs in BC insist that Canada is falling behind in the race to clean energy – they’re asking the government for nearly 3 billion dollars in cash and guarantees – plus tax credits to level the playing field with petroleum. The wins...

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innovation
Gold plated deal or troubling trade treaty?
The Trudeau government says Canada’s largest trade deal since NAFTA is “gold plated” and good for Canada. It’s on track to go into effect later this year – but critics say it may do more harm than good.Where it stands nowCanadian government...

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The bendiest smartphone ever – the end of the shattered screen?
A Canadian university team has developed a flexible smartphone – but will buyers and users answer the call? Created by the Human Media Lab at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario – the prototype ReFlex phone is more flexible than any other...

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small business
Canada’s entrepreneurs: optimism in tough times
Though Canada’s economy right now is challenging, to say the least, a recent study says small business owners are feeling good about their own situations, as the nation looks for paths to a more prosperous future. Why? Read on! No shortage of bad...

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Big game, big business – the 2016 NBA all-star extravaganza
Toronto carries its sports business momentum into 2016 as it hosts the NBA All-Star game - the first ever held outside of the U.S. While it’s definitely a huge game, with a roster of marquee players both East and West, it’s also big business, and...

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small business
Billy Bishop expansion – dead or just sleeping?
On November 27th, Canadian Transport Minister Marc Garneau confirmed he is rejecting a request to expand Toronto’s Billy Bishop Toronto City airport to accommodate jets, fulfilling a Liberal Party campaign promise. But PortsToronto and the city...

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small business
Ticket to ride? Driving Vancouver’s decision
For more than a year now, the city of Vancouver, B.C. has been wrestling with how to modernize its taxi service, and what to do about Uber, the digital ridesharing service that wants to compete there. With Uber, a passenger uses a smartphone app...

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