Canadian Mixer with Trade Commissioners in Beijing @ JING A Brewpub
Mar 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

CCBC will be hosting its next Canadian Mixer on Wednesday, March 21, at the JING A Brewpub in Xingfucun. This event will offer attendees the opportunity to connect with the Senior Trade Commissioners Lee Kane from Beijing, Oussamah Tamim from Chongqing, and Ryan Baerg from Shanghai. The Commissioners will give brief updates on some upcoming programs for Canada in China, and participants can meet with them and members of Trade Commissioners' teams from across China.


Join us for CCBC's monthly gathering for the Canadian Community in Beijing!

Date and Time:
Wednesday, March 21, 2018
6:00 pm-8:00 pm


Venue and Location:
JING A Brewpub
No. 57 Xingfucun Zhonglu, Chaoyang, Beijing


Member: 100 RMB
Non-member: 120 RMB
Price includes 1 beer, wine or cocktail and snack


For more information or to register, please contact Ms. Sue Wang by email at or by phone at +86 (10) 8526-1820.

SOLD OUT: China Import and Export Fair: A Trade Opportunity for Canadian Businesses @ Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel, City Hall Ballroom
Mar 21 @ 8:30 am – 10:30 am


CCBC is holding a breakfast networking session in Toronto on Wednesday, March 21, 2018, to inform members and guests about the many opportunities available at the upcoming China Import and Export Fair, also known as the Canton Fair, in Guangzhou, China, from April 15 to May 5, 2018 (see Phase details below). The Fair is an opportunity for Canadian businesses to source or exhibit products.


The 123rd Canton Fair is China's premier trade event and is focused on the international market. It is co-hosted by the Ministry of Commerce of the PRC and the People's Government of Guangdong Province and is organized by the China Foreign Trade Centre. The Fair will exhibit over 150,000 categories of products, both from China and overseas, and approximately 24,000 enterprises will participate in each session held at the China Import and Export Fair Complex.


Mr. E Defeng, Commercial Consul of the Consulate General of the People's Republic of China (PRC) in Toronto will address the attendees and a representative from the China Foreign Trade Centre, will be speaking by video conference from Guangzhou, PRC, to provide the latest details about the Fair and the benefits for the Canadian businesses that participate.


Date: Wednesday, March 21, 2018
8:30 am - 10:30 am (8:30 am - 9:00 am - registration and networking)
Breakfast will be provided.



The Canton Fair will be arranged in three phases:
Phase 1: April 15 - 19
Phase 2: April 23 - 27
Phase 3: May 1 - 5


Click here for more information on the Canton Fair.


For more information CCBC's breakfast networking session, please contact Tina Tian at 416-954-3800 x320.

CCBC Business in Canada Seminar Series: Corporate Tax @ MNP LLP
Mar 22 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Session 1: Tools for Effective Strategic Planning
Corporate Tax


Chinese entrepreneurs and investors will learn essential tax information and regulations that will assist your company in its strategic planning, ranging from the requirements for corporate registration, corporate tax laws, banking services, and investment opportunities.


CCBC, in partnership with MNP, is presenting a seminar on corporate tax, which will address:

  • Corporate Tax Declaration: Process and Content
  • Handling Revenue Quebec/CRA Corporate Tax Audit
  • Understanding which taxes apply to corporations
  • Recent tax law reform impacts on businesses


Keynote Speaker:
Yunguo, Bian, CPA, CGA
Senior Manager, Tax Department, MNP LLP



8:30 - 8:55 am Registration and Networking

9:00 – 9:05 am CCBC welcome remark & introduction

9:05 – 9:50 am MNP Presentation

9:50 – 10:10 am Q & A

10:10 – 10:15 am Closing Remarks

10:15 – 11:00 am Networking


**Please note: This seminar will be presented in Mandarin.


In Partnership with:


Media Partner


Event Partner



The Honourable Bruce Ralston, Minister of Jobs, Trade and Technology will be the Keynote Speaker and TONG Xiaoling, Consul General of the PRC in Vancouver will be the Guest Speaker at a CCBC Business Luncheon @ BLG, 200 Burrard Street, Waterfront Centre, 12th floor, Vancouver, BC V7X 1T2
Mar 27 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm


The Honourable Bruce Ralston, Minister of Jobs, Trade and Technology will be the keynote speaker at a CCBC Business Luncheon on Tuesday, March 27, 2018.


Minister Ralston will discuss the BC government's recent mission to China in January, and the government's plans and direction for BC's relationship with China.


TONG Xiaoling, Consul General of the PRC in Vancouver, will be the honourable guest speaker at the event. She will be discussing upcoming initiatives and major events in the Canada-China relationship.


Date: Tuesday, March 27, 2018
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm (12:00 - 12:30 pm - Registration and Networking)



  • CCBC Members:
    $130 ($136.50 including GST)
  • Non-Members:
    $180 ($189 including GST)


China International Import Expo
Nov 5 – Nov 10 all-day

CCBC is the registration point for Canadian companies, organizations, or agencies wanting to participate in the CIIE.


The first China International Import Expo (CIIE) will take place in Shanghai on November 5-10, 2018. The Expo is China’s invitation to governments, businesses, exhibitors and professional purchasers all over the world to participate in the importing of goods and services to satisfy fast growing consumer markets.


The commercial exhibition area will host exporters to China in sectors including Consumer Electronics and Appliances; Apparel, Accessories and Consumer Goods; Automobile; High-end Intelligent Equipment; Food and Agricultural Products, Medical Equipment and Medical Care Products; and Trade in Services. Services include Tourism, Emerging Technologies (IT, Environment, Biotech, IP), Culture and Education; Creative Design; and Services Outsourcing.


Click here to find out how to register.  >>