Press Releases

Statement | Federal Fall Economic Statement tackles Canadian competitiveness

Statement | Federal Fall Economic Statement tackles Canadian competitiveness Canada enjoyed relatively steady growth over the past year but also faced continuing headwinds from trade uncertainty and deteriorating economic competitiveness that threaten a slowdown. With the newly signed USMCA trade deal between the US, Mexico, and Canada, businesses can breathe a sigh of relief on […]

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Statement | Reaction to Ride-Sharing Legislation

Statement | Reaction to Ride-Sharing Legislation The Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce welcomes the legislation introduced on November 19, 2018 by the provincial government that will allow ride-sharing companies to enter the B.C. market starting fall of 2019. Jurisdictions across Canada have shown that ride-sharing can promote competition and affordability, improve public safety, support public transit, […]

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Chamber Announces 2019 Board of Directors

Chamber Announces 2019 Board of Directors (TRI-CITIES) November 26, 2018 – On Thursday November 17, members of the Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce gathered at Evergreen Cultural Centre to shape the future of the Chamber. Members in attendance voted for the 2019 Board of Directors. The Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce is excited to welcome our incoming […]

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Chamber Announces 2018 Business Excellence Awards Finalists

Chamber Announces 2018 Business Excellence Awards Finalists (TRI-CITIES) November 20, 2018 – The Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce our 2018 Business Excellence Awards Finalists!  All of our nominees demonstrated a passion for business and the Tri-Cities community.  We wish them all great success in their respective industries. The finalists for the 2018 […]

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Statement | Reaction to Signing of new North America Trade Deal

Statement | Reaction to Signing of new North America Trade Deal The Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce welcomes the signing of a new North American trade deal. The successor to NATFA, rebranded as the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), will bring stability to our trade relationship with the United States and Mexico after a year of uncertainty. […]

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Press Release | Chamber calls for 2018 BEA nominations

Press Release | Chamber calls for submissions for the 2018 Business Excellence Awards   (Tri-Cities) August 22, 2018 – The Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce that submissions are now being accepted for the 2018 Business Excellence Awards. Every year, the Business Excellence Awards recognize outstanding Tri-Cities’ businesses, organizations, and individuals that demonstrate excellence in […]

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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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