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Nov 29, 2017, 08:30 ET US, China & France Represent Top Three Spenders Among Visitors to Canada throughout Summer of 2017

OTTAWA, Nov. 29, 2017 /CNW/ - International Visa cardholders spent $4.4 USD billion in Canada from May to September 2017, according to the 2017 Summer Travel Snapshot released today by Visa Canada...


Jun 09, 2017, 11:30 ET Sign of celebration: A Sesquicentennial Public Art Sculpture launched in Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton

EDMONTON, June 9, 2017 /CNW/ - Today, the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities and Member of Parliament for Edmonton Mill Woods, Randy Boissonnault, Member of...


May 26, 2017, 11:59 ET Sign of celebration: A Sesquicentennial Public Art Sculpture launched in Assiniboine Park

WINNIPEG, May 26, 2017 /CNW/ - Today, Charlotte Bell, President and CEO of the Tourism Industry Association of Canada (TIAC) and Doug Eyolfson, Member of Parliament for Charleswood-St....


Nov 30, 2016, 07:30 ET 2016 Summer Travel Snapshot from TIAC and Visa Canada shows that US and Chinese visitors are top spenders

GATINEAU, QC, Nov. 30, 2016 /CNW/ - International Visa cardholders spent $3.9USD billion in Canada from May to September 2016, according to the 2016 Summer Travel Snapshot released today by Visa...


Nov 19, 2015, 09:30 ET New Travel Report Reveals U.S. Spending in Canada by State and Other International Spending Patterns

2015 Summer Travel Snapshot from TIAC and Visa Canada shows U.S. visitors from California, New York, Washington are top spenders with visitors from China ranking second OTTAWA, Nov. 19, 2015 /CNW...


May 27, 2015, 11:30 ET Travel Report Reveals International Visa Cardholders Spent Nearly Two Billion in Canada this Winter

NIAGARA FALLS, ON, May 27, 2015 /CNW/ - International Visa cardholders spent $1.7B in Canada this winter, representing a 2.7% decrease over the same period last year, according to the 2015 Winter...


Dec 08, 2014, 11:00 ET Open letter to Minister Kenney and Minister Alexander

TORONTO, Dec. 8, 2014 /CNW/ - The Hon. Jason Kenney Minister of Employment and Social Development 140 Promenade du Portage Gatineau, Quebec K1A 0J9 The Hon. Chris Alexander Minister of Citizenship...