On July 15, 2022, more than 150 business owners, investors and individuals of Western Ontario and Canadian Hindu Chamber of Commerce gathered at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 234 Guelph for the Invest India Invest Canada Summit and inauguration of prospective new Western Ontario chapter of Canadian Hindu Chamber of Commerce (CHCC).
Many dignitaries joined such as the Honorable Consulate General of India, Toronto Apoorva Srivastava, Guelph MP Lloyd Longfield, Guelph MPP Mike Schreiner, City of Guelph Mayor his worship Cam Gutherie and local Municipal councillor Dominique O’Rourke made a appearance and gave presentations. Honorable Som Prakash ji union minister of state – Commerce & Industry Government of India also joined virtually and sent a video message. Special video presentation was also made about investment opportunities in Canada and India.
Two international corporate motivation speakers Shailesh Thaker of Global Guru & Himani from Himani’s Happiness Hub made appearances. As did ethnic and mainstream media representatives were also present.
Investment opportunities in India and Canada were both discussed by the various representatives of both Canadian and Canadian Governments. MP Loyd Longfield praised the Canadian Hindu community for their positive contributions to the Canadian and Guelph community. MP Longfield also praised the growing Indo-Canadian ties. CGI- Srivastava spoke about the growing economy in India and its importance for investment. CGI Praised the event for creating more awareness about opportunities in India.
Mayor Guthrie praised the CHCC Event and explained some great reasons for investing in Guelph. MPP Schreiner praised the Hindu community and talked about some opportunities for clean investment in Ontario.
CHCC President Naresh Chavda mentioned the similarities between India and Canada in terms of democracy and culture. He showcased why Canada and India are the perfect trade partners for the future. CHCC Vice President Kushagr Sharma thanked all the new life members and spoke about the importance of different memberships in CHCC. CHCC Western Ontario prospective launch was also discussed.