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Friday, June 25, 2021
BC Chamber of Commerce Welcomes Federal Government’s $5.5million investment in Shop Local Campaign in B.C. VANCOUVER, B.C., June 25, 2021 — The BC Chamber of Commerce welcomes the announcement made by the Honourable Joyce Murray, Minister of Digital Government and M.P. for Vancouver Quadra, on June 24, 2021, that funding of up ...read more
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Wednesday, June 16, 2021
Learn about WorkSafeBC’s preliminary 2022 ratesJoin one of our virtual rate consultation sessionsJoin us, and other employers, to learn more about WorkSafeBC’s preliminary assessment premium rates for 2022, and how to reduce injuries, claim costs, and premium rates.
While we have extended this invitation to B.C. employers, please feel free to share this invitation with members of ...read more
Categories: Political, General News Article, Education, Economic, Community, Chamber
Thursday, June 03, 2021
A Resource Guidefor Small Business Resiliency
Today, the BC Chamber of Commerce launched the pan-provincial Resource Guide for Small Business Resiliency - a live resource to support businesses across the province in their navigation and recovery of the COVID-19 pandemic and BC’s Restart Plan.
In partnership with the provincial government’s Sector Labour Market Partnership Program ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, June 02, 2021
Policies Passed at BC Chamber AGM Will Help Businesses Compete, Innovate, and BE Inclusive in Post-Pandemic Era VANCOUVER, BC, June 02, 2021 — On May 28-29, 2021, Chambers of Commerce and Boards of Trade from across the province gathered online at the 69th Annual General Meeting and Conference of the BC Chamber of Commerce. The event included ...read more
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Friday, April 09, 2021
As part of B.C.’s Economic Recovery Plan, the Ministry of Finance has opened applications for two new programs to help corporations recover from the financial impacts of COVID-19.
1. The B.C. Increased Employment Incentive is a one-time refundable tax credit for employers which encouraged the creation of new jobs for B.C. workers or increases in payroll for existing low- or middle-income ...read more
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