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TORONTO, September 11, 2013: Businesses want the Ontario government to adopt a predictable, transparent, and fair process for determining Ontario’s minimum wage, according to a new report released by the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC). The report calls on government … Continue reading
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A coalition of GTHA chambers of commerce and boards of trade release results of GTHA-wide consultations on how to fund new transportation infrastructure. TORONTO, May 14, 2013: The Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC), in partnership with other GTHA chambers of … Continue reading
TORONTO, May 02, 2013: The 2013 Ontario Budget is a mixed bag for business, according to the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC). The OCC applauds progress on some measures that will improve Ontario’s overall competitiveness. These include maintaining the current … Continue reading
Ontario Chamber of Commerce and Certified General Accountants of Ontario release new study on alternative service delivery. TORONTO, ON, April 18, 2013: Partnering with the private sector to deliver more public services could potentially save Ontario billions of dollars, according … Continue reading
Ottawa, March 28th 2013: The Board of Directors of the Ottawa Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the appointment of Ian Faris as the organization’s new Chief Executive Officer, effective April 2, 2013. “Ian is going to be a … Continue reading
CLINTON, ON, March 26, 2013: Ontario’s agri-food sector is primed for huge growth. That’s the conclusion of the participants of the Ontario Agri-Food Summit, co-hosted by the Ontario Chamber of Commerce and the Huron Chamber of Commerce. Kathleen Wynne, Premier … Continue reading
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Clinton, Ontario (March 25, 2013) – Ontario’s Agri-Food sector employs 700,000 people and contributes approximately $50 billion to the province’s economy. On March 26th, agri-food leaders will come together in Huron County at an Economic Leadership Summit on Ontario’s Agri-Food … Continue reading
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TORONTO, March 25, 2013: The Ontario Government needs to focus more on creating winning conditions for businesses, according to the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC), who recently presented a pre-budget submission to the Province. The 2013 submission advises government to … Continue reading
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ONTARIO BUSINESS CONFIDENCE INDEX SHOWS BUSINESSES PLAN TO EXPAND, BUT ARE UNSURE ABOUT FUTURE OF ONTARIO ECONOMY Index comes as business leaders, think tank, and pollster table agenda for new Ontario premier on how to strengthen the Ontario economy TORONTO, … Continue reading
January 23rd 2013 (Ottawa) – Amidst a large gathering of chamber members, CEO’s and entrepreneurs, Mark Sutcliffe was sworn in as the 2013 Chair of the Ottawa chamber of commerce by Mayor Jim Watson at a grand ceremony at Fairmount Chateau … Continue reading
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