Announcing Key-Note Speaker for 4th Annual President’s Dinner

ICCCTO President Rob McDonnell is delighted to announce our key-note speaker for the 4th Annual President’s Dinner: Paul Quigley co-founder and CEO of NewsWhip   NewsWhip is a technology that helps the world’s leading publishers and brands predict and understand the stories that will engage their audiences. Paul initially launched NewsWhip in 2011 to “find.. read more →

Ireland’s Largest Employer Organization to Address the ICCCTO

In advance of the CETA Provisional Implementation (September 21, 2017) the ICCCTO, in conjunction with Ibec (Irish Business and Employers Confederation—Ireland’s largest employer organization), invites you to join us for a business breakfast featuring Ibec CEO Danny McCoy, with guests Global Affairs Canada, and ACCA Global President, Brian McEnery.   Themes for the morning to include:.. read more →

An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar T.D. Visits Toronto

On Monday August 21, 2017, the ICCCTO in partnership with Enterprise Ireland, IDA Ireland, and the Ireland Fund of Canada, welcomed An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar T.D. to Toronto. 200 guests turned out for a business breakfast at One King West’s  Grand Ballroom. Guests of honour included His Excellency Jim Kelly, Irish Ambassador to Canada; His Excellency.. read more →

European Commission Statement: CETA

EU and Canada agree to set a date for the provisional application of the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement. Statement by Mr Jean- Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission and Mr Justin Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada Brussels, 8 July 2017 The Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement marks a new chapter in the relationship.. read more →

An Taoiseach Enda Kenny TD in Conversation with The Globe and Mail

On May 5th 2017, An Taoiseach Enda Kenny visited Toronto and spoke with the Globe and Mail about Ceta, Brexit, and paving a path to better Canada-Ireland trade relations. read more →


INTRODUCTION OF NEW ONLINE PASSPORT RENEWAL SERVICE FOR ADULT APPLICANTS Irish Citizens who are over 18, have held an Irish Passport and have not changed their name from their previous passport can now apply to renew their Passport online via the website of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. This new service will be.. read more →

CHARLIE FLANAGAN Special to The Globe and Mail

“We offer a particularly compatible business environment for Canadian companies facing decisions on the potential relocation of their European operations or investments. Moreover, the new EU-Canada trade agreement, CETA, will heighten our focus on Canada as a key market. My government colleagues, ministers Simon Coveney and Eoghan Murphy will carry this message of opportunity on.. read more →

Enterprise Ireland Launches International Trade Mission Programme for 2017

Enterprise Ireland, the State agency responsible for helping companies to scale and export internationally today published its international events programme for 2017 to support Irish exporters which lists 145 events scheduled in Ireland and overseas to include 46 international trade visits. In conjunction with the Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation and the Department of.. read more →

Colm Wilkinson Irish Person of the Year

A Message from the Irish Person of the Year Committee The IPOY committee, is delighted to announce that the 2017 inductee into our Community’s unofficial Hall of Fame is Mr. Colm Wilkinson. Colm will be honoured at our annual luncheon on Sunday March 5th, 2017 at the Toronto Hilton Hotel. This is a prestigious event.. read more →

Ireland Trade Mission to Canada

Job Creation Opportunities will arise following EU Canada Trade Agreement – Mary Mitchell O’Connor Press Release Ireland Canada Business Association 18th January 2017 Minister meets with Ireland Canada Business Association Minister for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, Mary Mitchell O’Connor TD, looks forward to the new opportunities that will arise for trade and investment under the EU-Canada Comprehensive.. read more →