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Blogs by ITAC Board members, ITAC staff, and valued partners and members.

ITAC Applauds New Global Markets Action Plan

ITAC Applauds New Global Markets Action Plan

ITAC welcomes the announcement by Minister of International Trade Ed Fast today regarding a new international trade plan that will engage in “economic diplomacy” to pursue Canadian commercial interests in emerging markets and to leverage Canada’s unprecedented trade access in Europe …

It’s Time To Celebrate What We Do

It's Time To Celebrate What We Do

By Karna Gupta, President and CEO, ITAC As we go about our regular business within Canada’s ICT community, it is easy to take for granted what we have, and what we contribute to Canada’s economy. Opportunities to come together to …

Jobs Report Does Not Reflect Our Reality

Jobs Report Does Not Reflect Our Reality

By Karna Gupta, President and CEO, ITAC The recent article in the Globe and Mail, which largely uses the report by TD Bank on Canada’s employment outlook—Jobs in Canada: Where, What and For Whom?—does not reflect what ITAC hears from …

Feds Venture Capital Action Plan Invests $25M in ICT Funds

Feds Venture Capital Action Plan Invests $25M in ICT Funds

by Karen Atkinson, Partner Business Tax Services, Ernst & Young LLP Chair, ITAC Tax and Finance Committee This week federal Finance Minister Jim Flaherty announced the selection of the high-performing venture capital funds in which the Government will invest the $50 …