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Sunday, October 22, 2017
This year’s Saskatchewan-themed ABEX Awards, presented by Conexus Credit Union, brought together businesses from across the province at TCU Place in Saskatoon on October 21st, 2017. Saskatchewan’s northern businesses were the big winners of the evening with AREVA Resources Canada inducted into the ‘Saskatchewan Business Hall of Fame’, ‘Business Leader of the Year’ awarded to Geoff Gay and ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release
Monday, October 16, 2017
For Immediate Release    October 16, 2017   Today’s changes to federal tax reforms are only a starting point in rebuilding lost trust with Canada’s business community  The Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce was encouraged by the federal government’s announcement this morning that they will be rethinking some of their proposed tax changes.  “While the government’s decision to announce their ...read more
Categories: Economic, Media Releases, General News Article, Political
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
ABEX 2017 presented by Conexus Credit Union  Community Leader of the Year Award - Chief Tammy Cook-Searson   In recognition of her tireless efforts in her community, Chief Tammy Cook-Searson will be the first recipient of the ABEX Community Leader of the Year award. This award is new for 2017 and is proudly sponsored by SaskEnergy. The award recognizes an individual who has made a positive ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Media Releases, Press Release
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Recipients of 2 Lifetime Achievement Awards and Roger Phillips Chamber Builder Award Announced for 2017 ABEX Awards  Lifetime Achievement Awarded to Bruce Johnstone  The Lifetime Achievement Award is presented to an individual who has achieved distinction in their field and whose expertise has helped to shape the Saskatchewan business landscape. The 34th ABEX Awards, presented by Conexus Credit ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Media Releases, Press Release
Friday, September 08, 2017
AREVAResources Canada to be inducted into the ABEX Business Hall of FameAREVA Resources Canada will be inducted into the Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce ABEX Business Hall of Fame at this year’s ABEX Awards, presented by Conexus Credit Union, on October 21, 2017 at TCU Place in Saskatoon. “AREVA Resources is one of Saskatchewan’s leading businesses, most notable is their excellent work in ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Media Releases, Press Release
Friday, August 18, 2017
ABEX 2017 Finalists Announced   The finalists for the 2017 ABEX Awards are here! The ABEX Awards celebrate Saskatchewan business excellence, and we are pleased to announce the outstanding Saskatchewan businesses that will be recognized at this year’s ABEX Awards, presented by Conexus Credit Union, on October 21st at TCU Place in Saskatoon.   “Here at the Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce, we ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, General News Article, Media Releases, Press Release
Thursday, August 10, 2017
For Immediate Release  August 10, 2017   The Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce thanks Premier Brad Wall for his commitment to Saskatchewan.As the provincial voice of business, the Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce thanks Premier Brad Wall for his dedication to Saskatchewan. The ten years he has led this province have brought Saskatchewan into a position of economic growth and stability.  “The ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Media Releases, Political, Press Release
Friday, May 26, 2017
Al-Katib’s Global Achievements Inspire Student Bursary Awards Murad Al-Katib’s story, from launching a basement start-up to his multi-national global achievements and success, reads like a Richard Branson biography.  Al-Katib’s personal belief in his vision, himself and his tenacity to follow his instincts and pursue his dreams are inspiring on many levels.  For the Saskatchewan Chamber of ...read more
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, improve ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Media Releases
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.    “As one ...read more
Sunday, October 23, 2016
October 23, 2016For 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 22nd to celebrate the Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce’s ABEX Awards presented by Conexus Credit Union. The gala event, in its 33rd year, showcased the world class businesses and business leaders ...read more
Categories: Media Releases
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 escalation ...read more
Categories: Media Releases
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
Categories: Media Releases
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 McLellan, CEO of the ...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 18th.   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 (P3s), ...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 Achievement ...read more
Categories: Media Releases