• News for Press Release

    Tuesday, December 11, 2018
    The Northern Rockies Regional Municipality has issued the following press release regarding the development of a regional economic strategy.  They are seeking input from citizens and businesses through meetings and two surveys.  Businesses will be invited to participate in a business survey through an email from the NRRM.  If you don't recieve an invitation please contact the NRRM at ...read more
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    Thursday, December 06, 2018
    The Provincial and Federal governments will be implementing Caribou recovery plans for Boreal Caribou.  The Fort Nelson Chamber of Commerce has  been working with the BC Chamber and the Northern Rockies Regional Municipality to lobby for open and transparant consultation that will lead to a well balanced plan for Caribou recovery.   We have the support of Chambers across BC through the adoption ...read more
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    Wednesday, October 24, 2018
    The NRRM and Fort Nelson First Nation have provided the following news release on the Community Forest Agreemetn Application.  
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    Monday, October 22, 2018
    The Fort Nelson & District Chamber of Commerce would like to thank all the candidates who put their names forward to serve the Northern Rockies Regional Municipality in the recent municipal election.   We would especially like to thank all our past Mayors and Councillors for their hard work and dedication to our community. Thank you to Bill Streeper for serving as Mayor for the past 16 years and ...read more
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    Monday, October 22, 2018
    The Canada Revenue Agency has released the following information: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.  Did you know?  If you don’t file your GST/HST returns, your tax refund will be placed on hold.    The Canada Revenue Agency ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Education, General News Article, Press Release
    Friday, October 19, 2018
    Chambers across the province are calling on Premier Horgan to hit the pause button on the upcoming electoral reform referendum.  
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Political, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Tuesday, October 16, 2018
      Senate Committee Echoes Your Policy Resolutions in Report Released TodayToday, the Standing Senate Committee on Banking,Trade and Commerce’s recommendations released a report called Canada: Still Open For Business? The report outlined a number of recommendations to the federal government to improve Canadian business competitiveness:    Why is this important? Much of what the ...read more
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    Friday, August 31, 2018
     View this email in your browser  BC Chamber of Commerce discouraged by Court of Appeal Decision on Trans Mountain Vancouver, August 30, 2018 – Though it will take time to review the Federal Court of Appeal’s decision today, the BC Chamber is extremely disappointed that the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project is now in legal limbo.  "The message we just sent to investors is that it's ...read more
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    Friday, August 31, 2018
       BC Labour snapshot: businesses challenged with retention, recruitment and skills mismatches  Vancouver, August 31, 2018 – From labour shortages to significant skills mismatches, British Columbians will ring in Labour Day against a backdrop of labour challenges -- according to a recent BC Chamber MindReader™ survey done in partnership with the BC Government, which canvassed business ...read more
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    Tuesday, August 21, 2018
    The Timber Supply Review is currently being undertaken by the Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations & Rural Development.  The discussion paper has been released and is open for public comment.  The following is information from the FLNRO&RD website.  Provide your comments by September 11, 2018Access Website Here.    "Fort Nelson Timber Supply Area   The Fort Nelson timber ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Economic, Political
    Thursday, July 26, 2018
    The BC Chamber and other business organizations have released an Open Letter to Premier Horgan regarding the governments intent to change the procurement policy to require all workers to join a government approved union for work specific to projects.  This policy would effectively end fair procurement opportunities for BC companies.  To access the open letter click here.  To access the Fort Nelson ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Press Release, Community, General News Article, Political
    Monday, June 11, 2018
    The Northern Rockies Regional Municipality and Fort Nelson First Nation published the following News Release today:
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    Tuesday, June 05, 2018
    Fort Nelson Chamber of Commerce policy on Emergency Medical Services for British Columbians adopted at BC Chamber AGM   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Fort Nelson, BC – June 5, 2018 – A policy calling for equitable access to medical services for rural British Columbians was adopted at the BC Chamber of Commerce Annual General Meeting and Conference in Kamloops.  The policy was authored by the ...read more
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