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5 Minutes for Business: In Praise of Profit

In this edition of 5 Minutes for Business, Jayson Myers, the Canadian Chamber of Commerce’ Senior Vice President of Policy, examines the role profit plays in driving growth and assuring economic prosperity for Canadians.

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5 Minutes for Business: Booming Economy?

In this edition of 5 Minutes for Business, Hendrik Brakel, the Canadian Chamber’s Senior Director of Economic, Financial and Tax Policy, shares the reasons behind Canada’s booming economy, whether the growth will continue and what we should be doing to drive up our country’s competitiveness.

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5 Minutes for Business: Hammering Business

These are not tweaks! The government has just proposed the most radical tax overhaul in 50 years. We’re particularly worried about the impact on business from (1) a new tax on investment income in a corporation and (2) tough new rules for compensation in family businesses. Why is the government doing this?

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All News:

Good News May 2018

Read on for this month’s Good News featuring ACO Services, Primary Photo Source, Touch Unwired and more!

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Press Release: Review of Public Holiday Rules Welcomed

The Thunder Bay Chamber of Commerce welcomes the review of public holiday rules under the Employment Standards Act, 2000. The rules for holiday pay were changed by Bill 148, which came into effect on January 1st, resulting in significant concerns from the business community.

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Upcoming Chamber Events

May
23
May
30
Leaders Luncheon: Mining Opportunities 2020
DaVinci Centre, Marco Polo Room
May
30
Provincial Election Candidates’ Forum
DaVinci Centre, Marco Polo Room
Jun
14
YQT: June 2018
Thunder Bay Chamber of Commerce
Jun
20

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