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    Wednesday, September 20, 2017
    Now is the time to strengthen ties with our second largest trading partner, China, but only under the right conditions.  Our report, titled Canada’s Business Checklist for Trade Negotiations with China makes several recommendations to boost Canadian trade and investment with the country, which is home to one fifth of the global population. While bilateral trade between our two nations has more ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Political
    Tuesday, September 19, 2017
    This week's edition of Green Mail highlights some of the "Makers" you'll learn about at the upcoming "Meet The Makers" event on October 11. The following week features our Business & Community Showcase on October 18 at the St. Anne's Centre. And the Citizen Budget interactive tool from the City of St. Thomas has been extended by a week till September 22. Don't miss your chance to participate!Click ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Political
    Friday, September 15, 2017
    The government has proposed the most radical tax overhaul in 50 years. The Canadian Chamber of Commerce is 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. Read their latest Policy Brief: Taxation Proposals from Finance  
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, Education, General News Article, Political, Press Release
    Tuesday, September 12, 2017
    This week's edition of Green Mail offers information about our two upcoming trade shows, Meet The Makers on October 11 and the Business & Community Showcase on October 18. Also read about "The Expansion" at Formet Industries and use the special Chamber code to purchase half price tickets for this Thursday's Bon Jovi tribute show at The Big Top.Click here for all the details.
    Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Political, Community, Education, Human Interest