CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE AND BOARDS OF TRADE SUPPORT CANADA UNITED TO HELP LOCAL BUSINESSES AND ACCELERATE SMALL BUSINESS RECOVERY

Government of Canada announced an investment of $12 million to support the Canada United Small Business Relief Fund  Small businesses are at the heart of Canadian communities. They are critical […]

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Chamber and Partners Kick Off Small Business Week Conversation About Digital and Skills Access

The pandemic has intensified a weakness for small business: their access to digital technologies and skills. In advance of Small Business Week 2020, the Ontario Chamber of Commerce, Milton Chamber […]

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CANADIAN CHAMBER ASKS GOVERNMENT TO FREEZE UNFAIR ALCOHOL TAX DURING PANDEMIC AND ECONOMIC DOWNTURN

Canadians, and their local restaurants and pubs, already pay some of the highest alcohol taxes anywhere in the world. Next April 1, the government is going to want even more […]

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Support for Women Critical to Canada’s Economic Recovery

Ontario Chamber Network’s latest report offers timely solutions to confront the most pressing challenges currently faced by women The Milton Chamber of Commerce and Ontario Chamber of Commerce released, The […]

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Milton Chamber supports ‘Our Restaurants’ campaign to prevent closure of 60 per cent of restaurants over next three months

More than 60 per cent of Canada’s restaurants risk having to close their doors permanently by November, according to government data. The Canadian Survey on Business Conditions (CSBC), produced by […]

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Canada Emergency Rent Assistance Program and changes to the Canada Emergency Business Account

The Milton Chamber of Commerce, and business advocacy groups across the country, have been calling on the Federal Government to adjust criteria to expand the eligibility requirements for the Canada […]

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Changes to the 75% Wage Subsidy and Summer Jobs Program

On April 8, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau provided an update on the Government of Canada’s 75% Wage Subsidy program: A business will now be able to compare their sales to […]

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Government of Canada announces new support for business

Today the Government of Canada announced: NOTE: The Canadian Chamber, in partnership with local Chambers across the country, lobbied for the increase beyond the original 10% announced, as well as […]

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COVID-19 Update: List of Essential Workplaces – Province to Close All Non-Essential Businesses

The closures are set to begin at 11:59 p.m. ET Tuesday, March 24. Our thanks to Milton MPP Parm Gill for sharing this information and also for offering to answer […]

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COVID-19 Update: Province to Close All Non-Essential Businesses

Today, the Government of Ontario announced it is ordering the closure of all non-essential businesses in the province to help deal with the spread of COVID-19. The order will be […]

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