Media release: chamber expresses outstanding concerns with proposed pension plan

GREATER SUDBURY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND A COALITION OF EMPLOYERS CALL FOR CLARITY AND EXPRESS DEEP CONCERN ABOUT PROPOSED PENSION PLAN GREATER SUDBURY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2015: The Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce, Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC), and a coalition of major Ontario employers are calling on the provincial government to outline to the employer…

Chamber Concerned Over Major Changes to Labour Legislation

Greater Sudbury, ON, September 17, 2015 – The Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) has called on the province to avoid proposals that would substantially affect Ontario’s competitiveness, jobs, and the economy. Timed to coincide with the final consultations of the Ontario government’s Changing Workplaces Review, the…

New Rates, A Special Promotion & Turnkey Marketing Tools for First Data Merchant Services

  CHAMBER MEMBERS ONLY SAVE MORE, SELL MORE! Chamber Merchant Services: 1.49% Visa 1.49% MasterCard Everyday 5 Cents per debit card transaction Save more on payment processing with the Chamber approved provider: First Data Canada. Their friendly business consultants will help you understand your current statement and provide a no-obligation review to show you how…

Federal Priorities for the Ontario Economy

Today, the Ontario Chamber of Commerce network released its federal election platform, In Focus: Federal Priorities for the Ontario Economy. The platform outlines the key policy pledges that we believe each federal party should commit to in order to improve Ontario’s business climate and drive economic growth. This platform is a foundational piece that will inform…

Ontario Announces Pension Comparability Changes to the ORPP

Media Release: Ontario Pension Comparability Changes “A Step in the Right Direction” According to the Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce and the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (Greater Sudbury, August 11, 2015): Today, the Government of Ontario announced that it will expand the comparability rules under the proposed Ontario Retirement Pension Plan (ORPP). However, business owners…