• News for Press Release

    Tuesday, December 18, 2018
        Dear Bev, Each year, the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance invites Canadians to share their ideas for the next federal budget. The Committee then presents a report to the House with its recommendations. This year’s theme was: “Economic Growth: Ensuring Canada’s Competitiveness” and over 650 parties, including the Canadian Chamber of Commerce, responded.  ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Political, Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Tuesday, December 18, 2018
        Dear Bev, Today’s announcement by the federal government of 1.6 billion dollars to support Canada’s struggling oil and gas sector is a band-aid, not a cure for what ails Canada’s oil and gas sector. “The country’s struggle to get our energy products to global markets, where they can get a fair price, is the issue. It is a failure that hurts the entire country,” said ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Economic, Political
    Monday, December 17, 2018
    December 17, 2018 The Senate of Canada c/o Senator Richard Neufeld Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A4 By Email: richard.neufeld@sen.parl.gc.ca sencom@sen.parl.gc.ca Re: Bill C-69 Dear Senators; I am writing on behalf of the Fort Nelson & District Chamber of Commerce in regards to our concerns with Bill C-69. We represent over 225 businesses in the Northern Rockies Regional Municipality (NRRM). The ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Political, Community, General News Article, 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
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Papers/Research, Press Release, Community, General News Article, Political
    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
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Press Release, Community, General News Article, Political
    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