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Jul 16, 2018, 12:05 ET Entire Cabinet Has a Role in Making Ontario Open For Business: Ontario Chamber of Commerce

Ontario's business advocate outlines key priorities for shared economic prosperity across Ontario TORONTO, July 16, 2018 /CNW/ - With the legislative session resuming today, the Ontario Chamber of...


May 03, 2018, 10:14 ET Concerns of Business Cannot Be Ignored this Election Campaign: Ontario Chamber of Commerce

Ontario's Business Advocate mobilizes around election priorities in 135 communities across the province TORONTO, May 3, 2018 /CNW/ - The Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) and the Ontario Chamber...


Apr 30, 2018, 10:00 ET Florida and Ontario Chambers of Commerce Call for Strengthening Cross-Border Trade

Chambers advocate for continued relationship between Florida and Ontario TORONTO and TALLAHASSEE, FL, April 30, 2018 /CNW/ - The Florida Chamber of Commerce (Florida Chamber), Ontario Chamber of...


Apr 03, 2018, 09:21 ET Pickering 2024 will support Ontario's economy and reduce energy costs: CANCEA Analysis

Economic data suggests benefits to continued operations of Pickering Nuclear Station until 2024 TORONTO, April 3, 2018 /CNW/ - Today the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) in partnership with the...


Mar 28, 2018, 17:32 ET Budget fails to tackle high input costs, low business confidence: Ontario Chamber of Commerce

Ontario Government follows Ottawa's lead in increasing taxes for small businesses TORONTO, March 28, 2018 /CNW/ - The Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) today cautioned that while the Budget proposes...


Mar 06, 2018, 11:00 ET California Chamber of Commerce and Ontario Chamber of Commerce Join Forces in Support of NAFTA

Chambers encourage continued, cooperative trade relationships between California and Ontario TORONTO and SACRAMENTO, CA, March 6, 2018 /CNW/ - The California Chamber of Commerce (CalChamber) and the...


Feb 07, 2018, 10:00 ET Input Costs Soar as Confidence and Projected Profits Fall: Ontario Economic Report 2018

Ontario Chamber of Commerce reveals consequences of a climate that discourages growth TORONTO, Feb. 7, 2018 /CNW/ - Today the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) released its second annual Ontario...


Oct 11, 2017, 09:30 ET Comprehensive, Pro-Growth Policies Needed in 2018 Election: Ontario Chamber of Commerce

Ontario's business advocate provides platform recommendations to drive economic development TORONTO, Oct. 11, 2017 /CNW/ - Today, the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) released Vote Prosperity, a...


Sep 14, 2017, 12:30 ET New Program Helps Ontario Business Connect with the Right Talent

The Discover Ability Network will showcase the business advantages of employing persons with disabilities TORONTO, Sept. 14, 2017 /CNW/ - Today, the Honourable David Onley, Special Advisor to the...


Sep 07, 2017, 09:15 ET Ontario Chamber of Commerce Welcomes Rocco Rossi as its New President and CEO

The OCC's new President and CEO brings decades of experience in business, leadership and advocacy TORONTO, Sept. 7, 2017 /CNW/ - On behalf of the Ontario Chamber of Commerce's (OCC) Board of...


May 15, 2017, 11:47 ET Ontario Chamber of Commerce strongly objects to potential labour and employment standards reforms

Changes would discourage investment, eliminate jobs and diminish economic opportunities in Ontario, especially among small business owners TORONTO, May 15, 2017 /CNW/ - The Ontario Chamber of...


Apr 27, 2017, 16:59 ET Back To Balance But Not Prudence: Ontario Chamber of Commerce

Chamber challenges government to clarify where business growth will come from TORONTO, April 27, 2017 /CNW/ - In response to Budget 2017, the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) today expressed concern ...


Apr 05, 2017, 05:30 ET Businesses need more support to limit cap and trade impact: Ontario Chamber of Commerce

OCC Calls on Premier Wynne to Prevent Exporting Jobs During the Transition to a Low-Carbon Economy TORONTO, April 5, 2017 /CNW/ - Today the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) sent an open letter to...


Feb 17, 2017, 07:00 ET Focus Federal Budget Priorities on Strengthening Trade Networks and Closing the Fiscal Gap: Ontario Chamber of Commerce

TORONTO, Feb. 17, 2017 /CNW/ - Today, the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) publicly released its federal pre-budget submission, which advances the need for the Government of Canada to reaffirm our...


Feb 16, 2017, 07:00 ET Focus spring legislative session on strategic infrastructure and lowering business costs to foster confidence: Ontario Chamber of Commerce

TORONTO, Feb. 16, 2017 /CNW/ - Today, the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) formally released its 2017 pre-budget submission containing recommendations to the Ontario legislature as it looks to begin ...


Feb 07, 2017, 10:46 ET Ontario Chamber of Commerce Delivers Inaugural Ontario Economic Report

Vulnerabilities in Ontario's economy pose challenges to our prosperity. Government must prioritize growing the economy, creating jobs and driving a competitive advantage TORONTO, Feb. 7, 2017 /CNW/ - ...


Jan 26, 2017, 07:00 ET Health Sustainability Most Important Issue for Ontario Voters While System Confidence Wanes: Ontario Chamber of Commerce Survey Results Reveal

Final report of OCC's Health Transformation Initiative calls for immediate action to strengthen the public health care system TORONTO, Jan. 26, 2017 /CNW/ - Today, the Ontario Chamber of Commerce...


Jan 19, 2017, 11:09 ET Ontario Chamber of Commerce Sends Message to Canadian Government on Eve of President-Elect Trump Inauguration

Canada-U.S. relationship is essential to our shared economic prosperity TORONTO, Jan. 19, 2017 /CNW/ - Today, Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) President and CEO, Allan O'Dette, sent a letter to the...


Dec 14, 2016, 08:00 ET Ontario Chamber of Commerce "leading the charge" on increased affordability and transparency for energy system

Business group calls on government to adopt auction style process when procuring for future sustainable energy supply TORONTO, Dec. 14, 2016 /CNW/ - Today, the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) is...


Dec 08, 2016, 07:00 ET Ontario Chamber of Commerce calls on Government to implement a Health Cabinet with oversight for provincial health-related spending

Managing innovation requires cross-functional action from government TORONTO, Dec. 8, 2016 /CNW/ - Today, the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) released the report, Care in Our Control: Managing...


Nov 17, 2016, 07:00 ET $16 Billion Ontario Tourism Gap Requires a Dedicated Government Strategy: Ontario Chamber of Commerce

Lost Revenue From The Province's Tourism Industry Impacting Job Creation and Growth TORONTO, Nov. 17, 2016 /CNW/ - Today, the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) has released new data that reveals a...


Oct 17, 2016, 09:45 ET The Success of Small Business Will Determine the Success of Ontario's Economy

New Report by Ontario Chamber of Commerce Kicks-Off 2016 Small Business Week TORONTO, Oct. 17, 2016 /CNW/ - Today, to mark the beginning of Small Business Week 2016, the Ontario Chamber of Commerce...


Oct 14, 2016, 08:00 ET Ontario's Employers Caution Government on Changing Workplaces Review: "You Can't Legislate Prosperity"

Keep Ontario Working Group of Leading Ontario Employers Urge Government to Proceed with Evidence-Based Policy Modernization Through the Changing Workplace Review TORONTO, Oct. 14, 2016 /CNW/ - Keep...


Oct 05, 2016, 07:44 ET Ontario Chamber of Commerce Lays the Groundwork to Ensure the Future Competitiveness of the Provincial Agri-food Sector in New Report

TORONTO, Oct. 5, 2016 /CNW/ - Today, the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) released the report Fertile Ground: Growing the Competitiveness of Ontario's Agri-food Sector, which presents a series of...


Aug 16, 2016, 08:00 ET Ontario Requires a Dedicated Innovation Strategy to Support, Retain and Grow Our Health Science Sector: Ontario Chamber of Commerce

TORONTO, Aug. 16, 2016 /CNW/ - At a time when the province is trying to address the major challenge of fiscal sustainability, the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) is suggesting a different approach...