Results Found: 17
Tuesday, April 20, 2021
Regina, SK – The 2021 federal budget announced yesterday contains several items important to the business community across Saskatchewan. As expected, there are also items that may challenge the long-term success of businesses and as the full details are rolled out over the next weeks, greater clarity will be available.   “Overall, the proposed spending continues to fight the impacts of the more
Tuesday, April 06, 2021
Saskatchewan Chamber Responds Positively to Provincial BudgetRegina, SK – The Government of Saskatchewan’s 2021-22 budget, which was released today, contains several important new items for Saskatchewan businesses. The overall theme of this year’s budget is a continued focus on battling the pandemic while supporting Saskatchewan people and businesses. The pandemic has triggered soaring healthcare more
Categories: Media Releases, Economic, Political
Thursday, March 25, 2021
Regina, SK – The Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce is disappointed with the Supreme Court of Canada’s ruling today, which found the federal government’s carbon tax constitutional.   “To be clear, the debate is not, and should not, be whether we need to transition to a lower carbon economy, but how to manage the process,” stated Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce CEO Steve McLellan. “There is a more
Categories: Media Releases, Press Release
Tuesday, March 16, 2021
Regina, SK – Today, the Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce (SCC) released Building the Low Carbon Economy: Exploring Opportunities and Challenges for Saskatchewan, a collection of research, recommendations, and written submissions from industry experts on what it will take for Saskatchewan to successfully transition to the low carbon economy. “The Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce applauds the more
Thursday, February 18, 2021
Regina, SK – The Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce (SCC) is pleased to announce a partnership with Saskatchewan Polytechnic’s School of Continuing Education to deliver virtual programming throughout the province. Programming will focus on meeting the needs of the local business community by providing training solutions tailored towards business and skills that are in high demand or trending. The more
Categories: Education, Chamber, Media Releases
Wednesday, January 13, 2021
Regina, SK – Following a year of upheaval, the Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce (SCC) continues its important work on the Indigenous Engagement Charter and applauds Saskatchewan business for their increased focus on Indigenous engagement despite the COVID-19 pandemic.   “Saskatchewan businesses are recognizing that Indigenous engagement is important not only for the growth of their more
Tuesday, December 22, 2020
Regina, SK – In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce has developed the Training & Employment Network (TEN) to provide support to communities and companies to integrate Indigenous, immigrant, youth and women workers into the local workforce. The TEN is funded through Western Economic Diversification Canada (WD) and administered by the Saskatchewan Chamber of more
Categories: Education, Chamber, Press Release, Media Releases
Tuesday, December 15, 2020
Regina, SK – The Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce (SCC) has released the results of their recent survey of the business community on COVID-19 restrictions and their effects on the local economy. The survey was completed on December 7-9, 2020 by 431 individuals from all parts of the province and from all sectors. “The Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce applauds the measured but responsible actions more
Categories: Chamber, Media Releases, Press Release
Wednesday, December 09, 2020
The Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce has joined chambers and boards of trade across Canada in a partnership with Magnet and the Talent Opportunity Program to connect chamber members with new talent through a network of hiring tools and business growth resources.     Key to the partnership between Magnet and local chambers is connecting businesses of all sizes and industries to opportunities to more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Media Releases, Press Release
Friday, November 13, 2020
On behalf of the 34 undersigned associations, chambers of commerce, and economic development groups, as well as the tens of thousands of employers and employees we represent, we are jointly writing to express our strong support for the targeted approach the Government of Saskatchewan has taken to address rising case counts in localized ‘hotspots,’ including new mandatory mask more
Monday, November 09, 2020
Saskatoon, SK – As part of Financial Literacy Month this November, the Saskatoon Industry Education Council (SIEC), in partnership with the Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce and the Saskatchewan Business Teachers Association, is pleased to announce the launch of The website is a one-stop shop for educators working to increase students’ financial literacy skills. This SIEC program is more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Human Interest, Media Releases, Press Release
Monday, September 21, 2020
Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce Announces Provincial Election Policy PillarsRegina, SK – In preparation for the upcoming Saskatchewan provincial election, the Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce (SCC) has finalized its election policy pillars. The pillars align with following goals: to inform Chamber members of key issues of business for this election, to put business priorities in front of more
Categories: Media Releases, Chamber, Political
Wednesday, September 16, 2020
Media Release: Saskatchewan Polytechnic Launches School of Continuing Education September 16, 2020Regina, SK – Saskatchewan Polytechnic is pleased to announce the launch of the Saskatchewan Polytechnic School of Continuing Education. The school will focus on meeting the needs of the local business community by providing training solutions tailored towards industries in which professional training more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Media Releases, Press Release
Thursday, September 10, 2020
Regina, SK – The ABEX Awards are Saskatchewan’s largest and longest-running business awards program, celebrating business excellence since 1984. In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2020 ABEX Awards will be shifting from its traditional celebration of Saskatchewan business success to recognizing businesses and individuals who have become Saskatchewan’s everyday heroes. This year’s awards will more
Categories: Chamber, Media Releases, Community
Wednesday, September 02, 2020
Media Release: The Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce Launches the Indigenous Business Directory September 2, 2020   Regina, SK – The Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce (SCC) has officially launched its Indigenous Business Directory, as part of its Indigenous Engagement Charter.  The Indigenous Business Directory will ensure that more Indigenous-owned businesses can participate in the more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Community, Media Releases
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
On Tuesday, January 21st, 2020, the Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce (SCC) launched its Indigenous Engagement Charter at the First Nations University in Regina, with an additional launch event in Saskatoon on January 22nd at the World Trade Centre at Prairieland Park.   The Indigenous Engagement Charter has been developed with expertise and cultural sensitivity and aims to bring Saskatchewan’s more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Economic, 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 more