The 2014 Potato Festival is taking place August 8, 9, & 10th. Visit www.allistonpotatofestival.com for more information.
The two Charities that the Alliston Chamber has chosen to support at our Mix at Sixes for 2014 are, Matthews House Hospice and CLASS.
Thanks to the giving nature of our members we were able to present the following organizations with cheques from funds raised at the 2013 Mixes; My Sister's Place and CONTACT South Simcoe Community Information Centre.
|Mix at Six |
Thu Aug 28 @18:00 - 08:00PM
Minister Moore unveils proposal to break down Canada’s internal trade barriers
Blogs 19-08-2014 23:00
Today, the government of Canada issued One Canada, One National Economy: Modernizing Internal Trade in Canada. We have identified the removal of barriers to internal trade as one of our Top 10 Barriers to Competitiveness. Over the years, we have been calling on the government to significantly improve the Agreement on Internal Trade (AIT).Read more...
Announcing the Winner of the Partnership for Resource Trade’s $2,000 Video Scholarship
Blogs 18-08-2014 23:00
We are pleased to announce that Syed Ali is the winner of the Partnership for Resource Trade’s $2,000 Video Scholarship, as decided unanimously by members of the PRT’s Steering Committee. Syed’s video was chosen among many as the best video describing the importance of natural resources to success of the Canadian economy. Syed is a kinesiology and health sciences student...Read more...
Podcast: Temporary Foreign Worker Program: What You Need to Know About the Recent Changes
Blogs 17-08-2014 23:00
The uses and abuses of the Temporary Foreign Worker Program have put the labour market program in the news. The federal government has announced that Canadians should be first in line for jobs in Canada, and the Canadian Chamber of Commerce agrees. However, recent changes to the program may have some unintended consequences for both businesses and the labour market...Read more...