Press Releases

Press Release | BC CHAMBER OF COMMERCE RESPONDS TO KINDER MORGAN DECISION TO SUSPEND ACTIVITY ON TRANS MOUNTAIN EXPANSION PROJECT

Press Release | BC Chamber of Commerce responds to Kinder Morgan decision to suspend activity on Trans Mountain expansion project Vancouver, April 9, 2018 – “The implications here are seismic: if we can’t build this project it will show the world that government approvals and rule of law count for nothing in Canada – we can’t let this […]

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Press Release | Chamber Young Professionals engage in housing and affordability roundtable with Premier Horgan and local MLAs

Press Release | Chamber Young Professionals engage in housing and affordability roundtable with Premier Horgan and local MLAs   (Tri-Cities) April 3, 2018 – Last week, the Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce hosted a roundtable discussion with Premier John Horgan, Honourable Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing, Selina Robinson, Honourable Minister of Public Safety and Solicitor […]

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Press Release | Tri-Cities Chamber Announces 2018 Economic Summit

Tri-Cities Chamber Announces 2018 Economic Summit (TRI-CITIES) March 19, 2018 – The Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce is hosting the fourth annual gathering of internationally acclaimed business leaders and visionaries on May 8th at the Hard Rock Casino Vancouver. Bringing together some of the best minds in emerging markets under one roof, this event is set […]

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Press Release | Chamber hosts roundtable with the Honourable Minister of International Trade, Francois-Philippe Champagne

Press Release | Chamber hosts roundtable with the Honourable Minister of International Trade, Francois-Philippe Champagne   (Tri-Cities) March 15, 2018 – Yesterday, the Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce hosted a roundtable discussion with the Honourable Minister of International Trade, Francois-Phillippe Champagne, who was joined by MP Ron McKinnon (Coquitlam-Port Coquitlam) and MP Ken Hardie (Fleetwood-Port Kells). […]

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Press Release | Chamber Concerned by Continued Lack of Commitment to Business

Chamber Concerned by Continued Lack of Commitment to Business (Tri-Cities) February 28, 2018 — The federal government released their budget for the upcoming year. It focused on a few keys themes: gender equity, research and innovation, and reconciliation. The gains to cybersecurity are also a win. We applaud the government’s commitment to these priorities. However, […]

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Press Release | Chamber supports Government’s effort to reduce poverty, but is there another way?

Chamber supports Government’s effort to reduce poverty, but is there another way?   (Tri-Cities) February 20, 2018 – The Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce supports the effort to reduce poverty and the growing income gap between the high and low-income earners. We applaud the Government for taking steps to help low-income earners. However, the Tri-Cities Chamber […]

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Press Release | BC Budget Good for Housing and Childcare on the Backs of Business

BC Budget Good for Housing and Childcare on the Backs of Business   (Tri-Cities) February 21, 2018 – The Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce recognizes the provincial government’s commitment to affordable housing and childcare but is concerned to the burden being applied to business. Affordable housing and childcare have been noted as two of the main […]

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Chamber Announces 2018 Board of Directors

Chamber Announces 2018 Board of Directors November 27, 2017 – On Thursday, November 23, members of the Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce gathered at The Wild Fig at the Executive Plaza Hotel Coquitlam for the 2017 Annual General Meeting. Members in attendance voted for the 2018 Board of Directors, shaping the future of business and our […]

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Chamber Announces 2017 Business Excellence Awards Finalists

Chamber Announces 2017 Business Excellence Awards Finalists The Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce our 2017 Business Excellence Awards Finalists!  All of our nominees demonstrated passion for business and the Tri-Cities community.  We wish them all great success in their respective industries. The finalists for the 2016 Business Excellence Awards are: Business of […]

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Chamber Welcomes Revised Tax Reforms and Lower Small Business Tax Rate but Remains Concerned

Chamber Welcomes Revised Tax Reforms and Lower Small Business Tax Rate but Remains Concerned The Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce welcomes the government’s plans to revise its proposed tax reforms and to reduce the small business tax rate as a result of the comments and concerns expressed from businesses and chamber’s across Canada. “We are pleased […]

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