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Branch vs. Subsidiary, which is right for you?

General Comments on Structuring the Business  by Crystal Taylor , Partner, Miller Thomson LLP There are a number of business structures available to carry on business in Canada for foreign entities. Amongst these include sole proprietorships, partnerships, joint ventures and corporations (both public and private), as well as agency, distributorship and licensing arrangements. Generally, a non-resident […]

Top 3 Funding Programs for CTT’s Business Mission to China 2012

CTT’s upcoming Business Mission to China is an excellent opportunity for many Canadian small businesses to expand internationally, however finding room in your budget to attend can be difficult. Luckily, the Federal and Provincial Governments offer a wide variety of Canadian Government funding options to help stretch your dollar. Mentor Works, the Canadian Government Funding […]

Canada’s Technology Triangle and Waterloo Delegation attend The 8th Chongqing International Garden EXPO (China)

By John G. Jung, CEO, CTT I never thought of a Garden EXPO to be important or a major international economic development driver, but I must admit that I was wrong. The Chongqing Garden EXPO is more than a garden expo site; it is a major regional investment covering 2.2 square kilometres that provides a […]

Community Power Projects – A Closer Look

A couple of days ago we were interviewed on the differences between community power projects in Germany and Ontario. In Germany wind power is big business, and up to 90% of wind farms have community participation. After comparing the FIT rules, the tax rules, incentives and legal structures we came to the conclusion that the […]

Worried about being Bill 168-compliant?

McDonald-Green’s expert consultants can assist your managers with new legislative requirements. McDonald-Green is a Human Resource Consulting firm providing outsourced HR assistance to those organizations that do not need a full time specialist or require the HR expertise of a third party supplier. Locally owned and operated—“Most networked, most connected, most trusted”, McDonald-Green provides outsourced […]

Living the Good Life in Waterloo Region

Where else can you find a roomful of foodies juggling their forks and their thumbs?  At the “100 Mile Feast” last week, a lively crowd of food and wine enthusiasts were treated to a five-course extravaganza of food grown or produced in our own backyard, or at least nearby.  BlackBerries – that other homegrown produce […]

Season’s Greetings and Thank You…

Season’s greetings have been pouring into the CTT office, by email or graced with an old-school stamp and mailed.  All these tangible reminders of our partners, friends and colleagues are a great reason to pause and say thanks. The CTT Inc team is lucky, and we know it.  We live and work in a great […]