Letter to Premier Doug Ford RE: Northern Ontario Business Concerns During the Second Wave of COVID-19

February 02, 2021 The Honourable Doug FordPremier of OntarioRoom 281, Legislative Building, Queen’s ParkToronto, ON M7A 1A1premier@ontario.ca RE: Northern Ontario Business Concerns During the Second Wave of COVID-19 Dear Premier Ford, We are writing to you on behalf of the membership of the Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerceto share our concerns and priorities during the…

2021 Ontario Economic Report

The Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC), in partnership with the Ontario Chamber Network, released its fifth annual Ontario Economic Report (OER). The report provides the latest data on Ontario’s economy and business confidence, highlighting the unprecedented year that was 2020 and the unpredictability that lies in the year ahead.  The OER is a data-driven, evidence-based document…

Budget 2019 Strikes Right Balance for Business Community: Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce

Budget 2019 Strikes Right Balance for Business Community: Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce GREATER SUDBURY, April 12, 2019 – Today, the Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commercereleased the following statement in response to the 2019 Ontario Budget, “Protecting What Matters Most.” “While the budget delivers on some of our advocacy priorities, particularly in the areas of…

Media Release: Long-Term Transportation Plan Needed to Address Northern Ontario’s Transportation Needs: Greater Sudbury Chamber and Ontario Chamber of Commerce

Long-Term Transportation Plan Needed to Address Northern Ontario’s Transportation Needs: Greater Sudbury Chamber and Ontario Chamber of Commerce The Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce and the Ontario Chamber of Commerce release key transportation recommendations to better serve needs of businesses and residents    GREATER SUDBURY, December 03, 2018 – Today, the Greater Sudbury Chamber of…

Media Release: Ontario Government Taking Bold Action to Make the Province Open for Business: Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce and the Ontario Chamber of Commerce

Ontario Government Taking Bold Action to Make the Province Open for Business: Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce and the Ontario Chamber of Commerce   GREATER SUDBURY, October 24, 2018 – Today, the Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce released the following statement in response to the Government of Ontario’s announcement regarding the Making Ontario Open for…

Media Release: Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce Calls on Provincial Government to Immediately Repeal Bill 148

Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce Calls on Provincial Government to Immediately Repeal Bill 148 Greater Sudbury’s business community urges immediate action to strengthen business competitiveness GREATER SUDBURY, September 7, 2018 – Today, the Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce is calling on the Government of Ontario to immediately repeal the drastic labour reforms introduced by Bill…

Media Release: Entire Cabinet Has a Role in Making Ontario Open For Business: Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce

Ontario’s business advocate outlines key priorities for shared economic prosperity across Ontario Greater Sudbury, July 20, 2018 – With the resumption of the legislative session, the Greater Sudbury Chamber of Commerce, in collaboration with the Ontario Chamber of Commerce, wrote to each provincial Cabinet minister, outlining a blueprint to execute over the next four years…

Vote Prosperity 2018

To ensure the next provincial election addresses the most important issues for business, the OCC has developed Vote Prosperity. Read the full report here. OCC’s analysis of the Liberals’ 2018 provincial budget here. OCC’s analysis of the NDP’s 2018 platform here. OCC’s analysis of the Green Party’s 2018 platform here. Watch the Provincial All Candidates’ Events…