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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 ...read 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 SaskMoney.ca. The website is a one-stop shop for educators working to increase students’ financial literacy skills. This SIEC program is ...read 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 ...read 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 ...read 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 ...read 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 ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Community, Media Releases
Thursday, April 09, 2020
Media Release: Provincial Chamber Welcomes ‘New Tools for the Recovery Toolkit’ For Immediate Release April 09, 2020 Regina, SK: The Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce (SCC) applauds the Government of Saskatchewan’s announcement of a new support program that will assist businesses with their fixed cost obligations during the COVID-19 pandemic.   “We have been working with our members non-stop ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Media Releases, Press Release
Friday, March 20, 2020
For immediate release March 20/2020 Media Release: Saskatchewan Chamber Applauds New Supports from Provincial Government Regina, SK - Today the province announced several important and welcome supports which pertain to the current COVID-19 situation. These include:Self-Isolation Support ProgramThree Month PST Remittance Deferral and Audit SuspensionCrown Utility Interest Deferral ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Political, Community, General News Article, Media Releases, Press Release
Friday, February 07, 2020
Financial Literacy – a Huge Step Forward for Students! Regina, SK – On Thursday, February 6, 2020, the Government of Saskatchewan announced that financial literacy will be available across all high schools in the province. Record debt levels and high numbers of personal and corporate bankruptcies are an indication that enhanced financial literacy education is vital to ensure the health and ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Media Releases, Education, Press Release
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 ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Economic, Media Releases
Thursday, November 14, 2019
The Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce (SCC) views the Province’s newly released growth plan as an ambitious yet practical roadmap for driving sustainable economic growth over the coming decade.  The Province’s new growth plan focuses on creating 100,000 new jobs, increasing exports, promoting value-added activities, investing in infrastructure development and growing the province’s population to ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Political, Community, Media Releases, Press Release
Monday, October 21, 2019
The 2019 ABEX Awards, presented by Conexus Credit Union, brought together a wide range of businesses from across the province at TCU Place in Saskatoon on October 19. Saskatchewan’s bourgeoning tech sector was well represented with ten companies chosen as ABEX Awards finalists. JNE Welding Ltd. took home top honours of the night with the ‘Business of the Year’ Award, sponsored by the David Aplin ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Press Release, Community, General News Article, Media Releases
Wednesday, September 04, 2019
With Saskatchewan facing increased competition in international markets,  along with the challenges associated with an ever-changing political landscape, both the province and the federal government must refocus their efforts on creating an investment climate that promotes business competitiveness. In response to these challenges, the Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce has released its latest ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Media Releases, Papers/Research, Political, Press Release
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