• News for Economic

    Wednesday, January 22, 2020
    View this email in your browser  Now live: BC's Accessibility SurveyAccessible and inclusive business design makes for healthier, stronger communities and economies.We’ve partnered with the BC Government on a survey all about accessibility—which will help make BC a more inclusive for everyone. The results will inform the development of accessibility and inclusion ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Papers/Research, Political, Press Release
    Tuesday, January 14, 2020
      Economic Rewind: A Decade In Review       Are you ready to rewind to the start of 2010? A time where your radio boasted the Black Eyed Peas and boot cut jeans were fashionable. While this may sound like a dystopian past, it really wasn’t. The start of this decade was actually a sign of hope for Canadians as we weathered the financial crisis ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Chamber, Economic, Political
    Monday, December 23, 2019
    Chamber of Commerce Letter to Minister of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development  December 23, 2019  The Honourable Doug DonaldsonMinister of Forests, Lands Natural Resource Operations & Rural DevelopmentParliament BuildingsVictoria, BCV8V 1X4  By Email:  FLNR.Minister@gov.bc.ca  Re:  Forestry in Northern Rural BC & Stumpage  Dear Mr. Donaldson,                 ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Political, Economic, Press Release
    Tuesday, December 10, 2019
        Dear Bev,  Sluggish Growth: The New Normal for CanadaCanada’s economy is shifting into a lower gear. It’s losing steam as our growth engines sputter in the face of global uncertainty and competitive challenges. So, what is in store for our economy as we head into a new year and new decade? Find out in this month’s5 Minutes for Business where we take stock of Canada’s economic ...read more
    Categories: Education, Political, Chamber, Economic, General News Article
    Tuesday, December 10, 2019
     Your association or organization has been identified as a key stakeholder of the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA). We hope you will share the following information with your membership.English version ***La version française suit***  We’re changing how to get authorized on client accounts  We heard your feedback and are making changes to serve you better. We are introducing new digital ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Economic, Political
    Wednesday, October 30, 2019
    SEPTEMBER 2019 — IN THIS ISSUE: We're celebrating: UNDRIP-based Legislation, improved access to justice, and accurate pollstersView email in your browser Making HistoryNew Legislation Signals Start of Long-Term Journey Toward Reconciliation BC Chamber CEO Val Litwin was in Victoria last week to witness Minister Scott Fraser introducing new legislation that will create a framework for ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Economic, Political
    Monday, September 23, 2019
    The Fort Nelson & District Chamber of Commerce along with Four Additional NE Regional Chambers Meet with BC GovernmentPolicy Discussion hosted by BC Chamber aims to improve business climate in the region Sept. 20, 2019: Ft. St. John, BC - Yesterday, five Chambers of Commerce from BC’s North East Region met with 11 government representatives in Fort St. John - including Deputy Ministers and ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Political, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Friday, August 23, 2019
    Your association or organization has been identified as a key stakeholder of the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA). We hope you will share the following information with your membership.Warning: Watch out for self-directed RRSP tax schemesThe Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) is warning Canadians about getting involved in tax schemes where promoters, including some tax representatives and tax preparers, are ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Political, Community, Education, Human Interest