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Thursday, February 16, 2017
Ten Ways to Build a Canada That Wins For Immediate Release Regina, Saskatchewan, February 16, 2017— In a year of political and economic uncertainty, the Canadian Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the provincial Chambers across the country, has identified Ten Ways to Build a Canada That Wins, a list of key opportunities Canada can seize right now to regain its competitiveness, ...read more
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Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Media Release For immediate release—November 30, 2016 Provincial Chamber Applauds Pipeline Approval The Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce is pleased that the federal government approved the Trans Mountain and Line 3 pipelines, however the organization is disappointed with Ottawa’s decision to reject the Northern Gateway pipeline and maintain a tanker ban off B.C.'s North Coast. ...read more
Sunday, October 23, 2016
October 23, 2016 For Immediate Release World-class excellence honoured at 2016 ABEX Awards It was a night to honour excellence when businesses from across the province gathered in Saskatoon on October 22 nd to celebrate the Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce’s ABEX Awards presented by Conexus Credit Union . The gala event, in its 33 rd year, showcased the world class businesses and ...read more
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Monday, September 19, 2016
For Release: September 19, 2016 Mr. Gavin Semple named 2016 ABEX Business Leader of the Year The Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that the 2016 ABEX Business Leader of the Year, sponsored by Saskatchewan Polytechnic, is well-known Saskatchewan businessperson and Chairman of the Brandt Group of Companies, Gavin Semple. Mr. Semple will be presented the award at the 2016 ABEX ...read more
Thursday, September 08, 2016
September 7, 2016 Prairie Mud Service to be inducted into ABEX Business Hall of Fame The Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that Prairie Mud Service will be the 2016 inductee into the Saskatchewan Business Hall of Fame at the ABEX Awards on October 22 nd . “We at the chamber are very happy to see Prairie Mud inducted into the Business Hall of Fame. They have demonstrated ...read more
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Wednesday, August 24, 2016
ABEX 2016 Finalists Announced It is that time of year again and we are very proud to announce the finalists for the 2016 ABEX Awards, presented by Conexus Credit Union, taking place October 22 nd at TCU Place in Saskatoon. “We at the Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce are once again very impressed with the quality of nominations from so many businesses throughout the province,” said ...read more
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Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce applauds WCB surplus distribution The Saskatchewan Workers’ Compensation Board announced their decision on June 29, 2016 to rebate 100 per cent of the investment funds that are over their mandated surplus levels. This move was strongly advocated for by the Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce and the Chamber applauds the WCB Board’s decision to act so ...read more
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Wednesday, June 01, 2016
Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce calls for detailed plan to get out of deficit With the release of the 2016-2017 provincial budget, the Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce has reiterated its messages to the Premier and Minister of Finance – Saskatchewan needs a solid plan to get out of its deficit situation. “We are facing a different situation than we anticipated. This new deficit ...read more
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Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Hiring summer students a SMART choice, Sask Chamber says The results of a recent survey have prompted the Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce to urge businesses to hire students this summer – and the Chamber believes it’s a mutually beneficial thing to do. The survey, which asked Saskatchewan businesses a variety of questions about hiring summer students, received a prompt and ...read more
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Tuesday, March 22, 2016
Federal Budget’s First Nations, Infrastructure Investment Will Benefit Saskatchewan The Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce is pleased with the inclusion of significant investment in First Nations funding in today’s federal budget, stating that it will serve the province well. “We applaud this commitment to funding for the country’s First Nations people,” said Steve ...read more
Tuesday, February 16, 2016
Business Organizations going to Ottawa as Team Saskatchewan to Promote Saskatchewan Interests A group of 17 people representing 12 business organizations are traveling to Ottawa to do a Saskatchewan Day on the Hill on February 18 th . Meetings have been arranged with various Ministers and officials including the Prime Minister’s Office, Official Opposition and Departments of Finance, ...read more
Wednesday, October 28, 2015
Sask Chamber lauds SaskBuilds’ silver P3 award Saskatchewan Joint Use Schools Project 1 and 2 wins Award for Innovation and Excellence in P3s Following an announcement that the Saskatchewan Joint Use Schools Project 1 (SJUSP1) and 2 (SJUSP2) had won a silver award for Innovative Partnerships, part of the 2015 National Awards for Innovation and Excellence in Public-Private Partnerships ...read more
Monday, October 26, 2015
Businesses shine gold at 2015 ABEX Awards Businesses from all across the province gathered in Saskatoon on October 24 to celebrate entrepreneurial success at the Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce’s ABEX Awards, presented by Conexus Credit Union – and at the end of the evening, the Weyburn area shone the brightest, taking home three of the 11 ABEX awards, as well as a national Junior ...read more
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