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Invite only infrastructure round-table held

Recently, your chamber was asked to host a Canadian Chamber of Commerce (CCC) round-table on infrastructure. Perrin Beatty, President and CEO of the CCC met with a hand picked group of fifteen people representing companies that are either directly influenced by infrastructure planning and maintenance or who operate as contractors in the development of infrastructure projects. The purpose of the…

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Policy Resolutions Approved at Ontario Chamber AGM

Two policy resolutions developed by your chamber were approved at this year’s Ontario Chamber of Commerce Annual General Meeting. The first resolution, which was unanimously approved, addresses the issue of Inter-provincial Labour Mobility and calls on the Ontario government to, among other things, collaborate with regulatory authorities and professional bodies to adopt clear inter-provincial occupational…

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VP of Ontario and UK Operations for VALE addresses sold out chamber luncheon

Kelly Strong, VP of Operations for VALE Ontario and UK recently spoke to an assembled crowd of 240 people during a President’s Series luncheon. Over 45 minutes, Strong spoke of the challenges associated with competitively priced ‘pig nickel’ from China, oil prices that have increased by 350 per cent and the Canadian dollar, which has increased in value by…

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