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Nominations for CCCJ Board of Governors now closed

The nominations period for the CCCJ Board of Governors is now closed. We thank all members who have submitted nomination forms to the CCCJ office.

The Nominations Committee will present a recommended slate to the current Board of Governors which will be followed by a call for an Annual Election. All members in good standing will receive a ballot and are entitled to vote. Ballots will be sent in May. 

April 30, 2007

CCCJ Opposes closure of Fukuoka and Osaka consulates.

In response to the Government of Canada's recent announcement that it will close its consulates in Fukuoka and Osaka, the CCCJ wrote a letter to Prime Minister Stephen Harper urging the government to immediately review its decision. The CCCJ opposes the closures and believes that this decision does not serve the interests of Canadians and Canada-Japan relations.

Read the letter from the attached files:

February 02, 2007

The CCCJ hosts a record six events in June

June was packed with a record six CCCJ events! BC Minister of Economic Trade and Development Colin Hansen kicked off our guest speaker luncheon series, followed by the Honourable Raymond Bachand (Quebec's Minister of Economic Trade and Development) and Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty, who was accompanied by Minister of Economic Trade and Development Joe Cordiano.

June 30, 2006
Event Report