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NAFTA Top of Mind as Canada’s Premiers Get Ready for Meeting

Posted July 17, 2017

Under Economic Issues, International Trade Issues

(Dean Bennett – Canadian Press)

Cross-border trade and the looming renegotiation of NAFTA top the agenda of the upcoming summer gathering of Canada’s premiers, host Rachel Notley says.

Ms. Notley says the premiers will hear from Canada’s ambassador to the United States at the meeting of what is known as the Council of the Federation.

“We will be focusing mostly on economic matters beginning with a visit from Ambassador David MacNaughton talking about the work that he’s doing in the United States [and] all of us talking about the work that we’ve being doing in terms of building the relationships in the U.S.,” Ms. Notley said in an interview. Click here to read more.